Acceptance Rate 70.01 %
SAT Average 1,100
2023 Tuition & Fees $13,312
Student Population 12,863
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $9,323

Academic Overview

Arkansas State University Campus, Jonesboro, AR
Arkansas State University is a public, four-years institute located in Jonesboro, Arkansas. It is a Research University (high research activity) by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice.
The 2023 tuition & fees is $7,456 for Arkansas residents and $13,312 for out-of-state students. The graduate school tuition & fees is $6,718 for Arkansas residents and $11,956 for out-of-state students.
The school offers both undergraduate and graduate programs and a total of 12,863 students are enrolled. The acceptance rate of undergraduate school is 70.01% and the graduation rate is 54% last year.
The salary after graduation from Arkansas State University varies by major programs where the average earning after 10 years is $36,600. You can check the average salary by the major programs on the area of study page.

2023 Tuition & Fees

For undergraduate school, in the academic year 2022-2023, Arkansas State's tuition & fees is $7,456 for Arkansas residents and $13,312 for non-residents. For graduate programs, its 2023 average tuition & fees are $6,718 for in-state students and $11,956 for out-of-state students.
Data source for 2023 Tuition: NCES
2023 Tuition & Fees
Arkansas ResidentsOut-of-State
[Chart] 2022-2023 Tuition & Fees

Key Academic Statistics

The following chart illustrates the 2023 key academic statistics at Arkansas State. The acceptance rate of Arkansas State is 70.01% and the yield (enrollment rate) is 31.99%. The average graduation rate is 54% and the transfer-out rate is 1%.
The average received amount of financial aid is $9,323 and 92% of undergraduate students received grants or scholarship aid. A total of 12,863 students is attending including both undergraduate and graduate students, and the student to faculty ratio is 14 to 1.
Acceptance Rate for Arkansas State University is 70.01 %.
Acceptance Rate
Graduation Rate for Arkansas State University is 54 %
Graduation Rate
Transfer-out Rate for Arkansas State University is 1 %
Transfer-out Rate
Retention Rate for Arkansas State University is 75 %
Retention Rate
Student Population for Arkansas State University is 12,863
Student Population
Student to Faculty Ratio for Arkansas State University is 14 to 1
Student to Faculty Ratio
14 to 1
The average received amount of financial aid is $9,323 at Arkansas State University.
Financial Aid Amount

Directory Information

Directory Information
Address2105 E. Aggie Road, Jonesboro, AR 72401
Online Applicationhttps://www.astate.edu/info/apply/
Financial Aidwww.astate.edu/finaid
Net Price Calculatorwww.astate.edu/a/finaid/tuition-fees/net-price-calculator/index.dot
Disability Servicehttps://www.astate.edu/disability/

Offered Degrees

Arkansas State offers 196 major programs through online and on-site education where 48 programs are available through distance learning. The following table lists the number of programs by offered degree with online class availabilities.
Offered Major Programs
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online Class
Doctorate (Research)40
Doctorate (Practical)41
Less Than 1 Year Certificate238
1-2 Years Certificate20
Post-Bachelor's Certificate218
Post-Master's Certificate53

Special Learning Opportunities

Arkansas State University offers online education (distance learning opportunities) for both undergraduate and graduate programs. The school provides ROTC, teacher certification and study abroad - opportunity which a student completes part of the college program studying in another country programs to its students. It also offers weekend/evening classes which is a program that allows students to take a complete course of study and attend classes only on weekends or only in evenings.
Special Learning Opportunities
Online ClassUndergraduate , Graduate
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
Study Abroad
Campus Housing
(Dormitory Capacity:3,200)
Board/Meal Plan

Veterans Benefits

Arkansas State University has programs, benefits and/or services to veterans, military service members, or their families.
Veterans Benefits
Yellow Ribbon Program
(officially known as Post-9/11 GI Bill, Yellow Ribbon Program)
Credit for military training
Dedicated point of contact for support services for veterans, military service members, and their families
Recognized student veteran organization
Member of Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges