Average Tuition & Fees $12,235
Average Acceptance Rates 70.32 %
Total Student Population 166,394
Average Graduation Rates 44.88 %
Average Student To Faculty Ratio 13.93 to 1

Arkansas Colleges Distribution

For academic year 2018-2019, there are 86 colleges and universities in Arkansas State - 37 public and 49 private schools. By school level, there are 29 4 Year or high, 27 2-4 years, and 30 less than 2 years schools in Arkansas. Next table shows the number of schools by school type and level.

Arkansas Colleges Distribution by Type and Level
Number of Schools
Private (not-for-profit)17
Private (for-profit)32
4 Year or High29
2-4 Year27
Less than 2 year30

Average Academic Statistics for Arkansas Colleges

The average acceptance rate for Arkansas colleges is 70.32% and the average graduation rate is 44.88% in academic year 2018-2019. Total 166,394 students including in both undergraduate and graduate programs have attended Arkansas colleges and universities and the average students to faculty ratio is 13.93:1. Next charts are illustrating the core statistics for colleges and universities located in Arkansas.

[Chart] Arkansas Colleges Academic Statistics
Average Transfer-out Rate for Arkansas colleges is 18.926829268293 %
Average Retention Rate for Arkansas colleges is 61.586666666667 %

2018-2019 Average Tuition & Fees For Arkansas Colleges

For academic year 2018-2019, the average undergraduate tuition & fees for Arkansas colleges are $9,162 for Arkansas residents and $12,235 for non-residents. For graduate schools, its average tuition and fees are $11,475 for in-state students and $15,376 for out-of-state students.

Arkansas 2018-2019 Average Tuition & Fees
[Chart] Arkansas State 2018-2019 Average Tuition & Fees

Offered Degree Programs at Arkansas Colleges

Arkansas colleges and universities are offering 2,935 programs through online and on-site education. Next table lists number of programs by offered degree.

Offered Programs at Arkansas State
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online Class
Less than one year certificate48732
One but less than two years certificate50037
Associate's Degree51778
Two but less than four years certificate60
Bachelor's Degree90468
Post Bachelor's Degree7726
Master's Degree333111
Post Master's Degree237
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship735
Doctor's degree - professional practice153

Special Learning Opportunities at Arkansas State

In Arkansas, 44 colleges offer the undergraduate online programs and 16 colleges offer the graduate online programs. 18 colleges have the ROTC programs and 19 colleges offer the study abroad programs. Next table shows the number of Arkansas schools which are offering special learning opportunities by category.

Special Learning Opportunities at Arkansas State
Online Completely0 out of 86 Schools
Undergraduate Online Classes44 out of 86 Schools
Graduate Online Classes16 out of 86 Schools
ROTC18 out of 86 Schools
Weekend/Evening College32 out of 86 Schools
Teacher certificate21 out of 86 Schools
Study Abroad19 out of 86 Schools