University of Central Arkansas

Acceptance Rate 90 %
SAT Average 1,060
Tuition & Fees $16,148
Student Population 11,177
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $7,909

Academic Overview

University of Central Arkansas Campus, Conway, AR
University of Central Arkansas is a public, 4 or more years institute located in Conway, Arkansas. It is a Master's College and University (larger programs) by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice. The 2021 tuition & fees are $9,338 for Arkansas residents and $16,148 for out-of-state students. The school offers both undergraduate and graduate programs and a total of 11,177 students are enrolled. The acceptance rate of undergraduate school is 90% and the graduation rate is 43% last year.
The salary after graduation from University of Central Arkansas varies by major programs where the average earning after 10 years is $42,500. You can check the average salary by the major programs on the area of study page.

2021 Tuition & Fees

For undergraduate school, in the academic year 2020-2021, tuition and fees of University of Central Arkansas are $9,338 for Arkansas residents and $16,148 for non-residents. For graduate schools, its 2021 tuition and fees are $6,629 for in-state students and $11,648 for out-of-state students.
University of Central Arkansas 2021 Tuition & Fees
Arkansas ResidentsOut-of-State
[Chart] 2020-2021 Tuition & Fees

Key Academic Statistics

The following chart illustrates the 2021 key academic statistics at Central Arkansas. The acceptance rate of Central Arkansas is 90% and the yield (enrollment rate) is 38%. The average graduation rate is 43% and the transfer-out rate is 32%. The average received amount of financial aid is $7,909 and 83% of undergraduate students received grants or scholarship aid. A total of 11,177 students is attending including both undergraduate and graduate students, and the student to faculty ratio is 15 to 1.
Acceptance Rate for University of Central Arkansas is 90 %.
Acceptance Rate
Graduation Rate for University of Central Arkansas is 43 %
Graduation Rate
Transfer-out Rate for University of Central Arkansas is 32 %
Transfer-out Rate
Retention Rate for University of Central Arkansas is 74 %
Retention Rate
Student Population for University of Central Arkansas is 11,177
Student Population
Student to Faculty Ratio for University of Central Arkansas is 15 to 1
Student to Faculty Ratio
15 to 1
The average received amount of financial aid is $7,909 at University of Central Arkansas.
Financial Aid Amount

Offered Degrees

Central Arkansas offers 129 major programs through online and on-site education where 18 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
Less than one year certificate20
One but less than two years certificate20
Associate's Degree30
Bachelor's Degree722
Post Bachelor's Degree54
Master's Degree3310
Post Master's Degree41
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship50
Doctor's degree - professional practice31

Special Learning Opportunities

University of Central Arkansas 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.
Special Learning Opportunities
Online ClassUndergraduate , Graduate
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
Study Abroad
Campus Housing
(Dormitory Capacity:3,650)
Board/Meal Plan
(Typical Annual Charge: $3,094)

Veterans Benefits

University of Central Arkansas 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