Henderson State University

Acceptance Rate 75 %
SAT Average 1,065
Tuition & Fees $9,768
Student Population 3,163
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $9,430

Academic Overview

Henderson State University is a public, four-years institute located in Arkadelphia, Arkansas. It is a Master's College and University (medium programs) by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Master's degree.
The 2022 tuition & fees is $7,560 for Arkansas residents and $9,768 for out-of-state students. The school offers both undergraduate and graduate programs and a total of 3,163 students are enrolled. The acceptance rate of undergraduate school is 75% and the graduation rate is 34% last year.
The salary after graduation from Henderson State University varies by major programs where the average earning after 10 years is $40,400. You can check the average salary by the major programs on the area of study page.

2022 Tuition & Fees

For undergraduate school, in the academic year 2021-2022, Henderson State's tuition & fees is $7,560 for Arkansas residents and $9,768 for non-residents. For graduate programs, its 2022 average tuition & fees are $6,930 for in-state students and $9,108 for out-of-state students.
2022 Tuition & Fees
Arkansas ResidentsOut-of-State
[Chart] 2021-2022 Tuition & Fees

Key Academic Statistics

The following chart illustrates the 2022 key academic statistics at Henderson State. The acceptance rate of Henderson State is 75% and the yield (enrollment rate) is 23%. The average graduation rate is 34% and the transfer-out rate is 21%.
The average received amount of financial aid is $9,430 and 84% of undergraduate students received grants or scholarship aid. A total of 3,163 students is attending including both undergraduate and graduate students, and the student to faculty ratio is 14 to 1.
Acceptance Rate for Henderson State University is 75 %.
Acceptance Rate
Graduation Rate for Henderson State University is 34 %
Graduation Rate
Transfer-out Rate for Henderson State University is 21 %
Transfer-out Rate
Retention Rate for Henderson State University is 61 %
Retention Rate
Student Population for Henderson State University is 3,163
Student Population
Student to Faculty Ratio for Henderson State University is 14 to 1
Student to Faculty Ratio
14 to 1
The average received amount of financial aid is $9,430 at Henderson State University.
Financial Aid Amount

Directory Information

Directory Information
Address1100 Henderson Street, Arkadelphia, AR 71999-0001
Online Applicationhttps://admissions.hsu.edu/apply/
Financial Aidhttps://www.hsu.edu/pages/future-students/financial-aid/
Net Price Calculatorhttps://www.hsu.edu/pages/future-students/financial-aid/net-price-calculator/
Disability Servicehttps://www.hsu.edu/pages/about/administration/student-affairs-and-student-success/trio-programs/disability-resource-center/

Offered Degrees

Henderson State offers 92 major programs through online and on-site education where 8 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
Associate's Degree20
Bachelor's Degree420
Post Bachelor's Degree92
Master's Degree125
Post Master's Degree11

Special Learning Opportunities

Henderson State University offers online education (distance learning opportunities) for both undergraduate and graduate programs. The school provides ROTC and teacher certification programs to its students.
Special Learning Opportunities
Online ClassUndergraduate , Graduate
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
Study Abroad
Campus Housing
(Dormitory Capacity:1,776)
Board/Meal Plan
(Typical Annual Charge: $3,200)

Veterans Benefits

Henderson 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