Arkansas Colleges

Student to Faculty Ratio

For the academic year 2021-2022, the average student to faculty ratio of Arkansas Colleges is 13.70 to 1. It indicates that there are about 14 students for every one instructional faculty and staff. For public schools, the ratio is 14.44 to 1 and 13.19 for private schools. Following table and chart illustrate the student to faculty ratio of Arkansas Colleges by school controls and levels.
Student to Faculty Ratio (2021-2022)
Arkansas Colleges
AveragePublic SchoolsPrivate Schools
4 Years (or high)14.43 to 116.08 to 113.19 to 1
2-4 Years13.07 to 114.32 to 17.60 to 1
Less than 2 Years13.61 to 16.00 to 114.10 to 1
Average13.70 to 114.44 to 113.19 to 1
Student-to-faculty ratio: total students not in graduate or professional programs divided by total instructional staff not teaching in graduate or professional programs.
[CHART#1] Student to Faculty Ratio for Arkansas Colleges

Faculty Statistics

There are 9,941 instructional staffs including professors, faculties, instructors, and teaching staffs with full-time or part-time status in Arkansas Colleges. By school type, 8,212 instructional staffs are working for public schools and 1,729 for private schools. By employment status, there are 6,592 full-time and 3,349 part-time faculties in Arkansas Colleges. Next table and chart shows the number of instructional staffs by school type, levels, and employment status.
Faculty Statistics (2021-2022)
Arkansas Colleges
TotalPublic SchoolsPrivate Schools
4 Years (or high)4,9861,918 4,1301,392 856526
2-4 Years1,4131,375 1,3431,276 7099
Less than 2 Years19356 5516 13840
Total6,5923,349 5,5282,684 1,064665
[CHART#2] Faculty Statistics for Arkansas Colleges