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Undergraduate
(in-state)
$11,484
($4,789)
Graduate
(in-state)
$16,513
($7,526)
Books & Supplies $2,202
On-Campus Living Costs $12,343
Off-Campus Living Costs $13,155

Average Costs of Attendance at Arkansas Colleges

For academic year 2020-2021, the average costs of attendance (COA) is $26,029 when a student lives on campus and $26,841 when living off campus (based on out-of-state rates). The average undergraduate tuition & fees is $4,789 for Arkansas residents and $11,484 for others. The average graduate school tuition & fees is $7,526 for Arkansas residents and $16,513 for out of state students. The living costs besides the tuition & fees are reported as $12,343 when a student lives on campus and $13,155 when living off campus in average.
2020-2021 Average Cost of Attendance
Arkansas Colleges
Living On CampusLiving Off Campus
Total$19,334 (In-State)
$26,029 (Out-of-State)
$20,146 (In-State)
$26,841 (Out-of-State)
Tuition & Fees$4,789 (In-State)
$11,484 (Out-of-State)
$4,789 (In-State)
$11,484 (Out-of-State)
Books & Supplies$2,202$2,202
Living Costs$12,343$13,155
[Chart] Average Costs of Attendance - Arkansas Colleges

Undergraduate Tuition & Fees

For academic year 2020-2021, the average undergraduate tuition & fees of Arkansas colleges and universities is $4,789 for in-state students and $11,484 for out-of-state students. The undergraduate tuition rates are decreased by -3.20% compared to the previous year.
2020-2021 Average Undergraduate Tuition & Fees
Arkansas Colleges and Universities
2018201920202021
In-State$4,703$4,813 $5,064$4,789
Out-Of-State$11,290$11,351 $11,863$11,484
[Chart] Undergraduate Tuition & Fees - Arkansas Colleges

Graduate Tuition & Fees

For academic year 2020-2021, the average graduate tuition & fees of Arkansas colleges and universities is $7,526 for in-state students and $16,513 for out-of-state students. The graduate tuition rates are decreased by -0.96% compared to the previous year.
2020-2021 Average Graduate Tuition & Fees
Arkansas Colleges and Universities
2018201920202021
In-State$7,192$7,434 $7,606$7,526
Out-Of-State$15,171$15,525 $16,672$16,513
[Chart] Graduate Tuition & Fees - Arkansas Colleges

Books & Supplies Costs

For academic year 2020-2021, the average books & supplies costs of Arkansas colleges and universities is $2,202. The books & supplies costs are increased by 73.85% compared to the previous year.
2020-2021 Average Books & Supplies Costs
Arkansas Colleges and Universities
2018201920202021
Books & Supplies$1,274$1,273 $1,267$2,202
[Chart] Books & Supplies Costs - Arkansas Colleges

Average Living Costs

For academic year 2020-2021, the average living costs of Arkansas colleges and universities is $12,343 when a student lives on campus and $13,155 when living off campus. It includes the costs of room, board, and other expenses. The on-campus living costs are increased by 3.88% compared to the previous year. The off-campus living costs are increased by 0.37% compared to the previous year.
2020-2021 Average Living Costs
Arkansas Colleges and Universities
2018201920202021
On-Campus$11,519$11,594 $11,882$12,343
Off-Campus$12,454$12,580 $13,107$13,155
[Chart] Living Costs - Arkansas Colleges