Average Tuition & Fees $12,669
Average Acceptance Rates 70.32 %
Total Student Population 162,338
Average Graduation Rates 46.80 %
Average Student To Faculty Ratio 14.23 to 1

Arkansas Colleges Distribution

For academic year 2019-2020, there are 90 colleges and universities in Arkansas State - 37 public and 53 private schools. By school level, there are 30 4 Year or high, 27 2-4 years, and 33 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)18
Private (for-profit)35
4 Year or High30
2-4 Year27
Less than 2 year33

Average Academic Statistics for Arkansas Colleges

The average acceptance rate for Arkansas colleges is 70.32% and the average graduation rate is 46.80% in academic year 2019-2020. Total 162,338 students including in both undergraduate and graduate programs have attended Arkansas colleges and universities and the average students to faculty ratio is 14.23:1. 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 19.425 %
Average Retention Rate for Arkansas colleges is 64.597402597403 %

2019-2020 Average Tuition & Fees For Arkansas Colleges

For academic year 2019-2020, the average undergraduate tuition & fees for Arkansas colleges are $9,242 for Arkansas residents and $12,669 for non-residents. For graduate schools, its average tuition and fees are $11,582 for in-state students and $16,460 for out-of-state students.

Arkansas 2019-2020 Average Tuition & Fees
[Chart] Arkansas State 2019-2020 Average Tuition & Fees

Offered Degree Programs at Arkansas Colleges

Arkansas colleges and universities are offering 3,066 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 certificate54241
One but less than two years certificate52446
Associate's Degree54296
Two but less than four years certificate50
Bachelor's Degree91777
Post Bachelor's Degree8233
Master's Degree339122
Post Master's Degree2210
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship746
Doctor's degree - professional practice192

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