Arkansas Schools – 4 Year Colleges

Arkansas – 21 Schools – Quick Facts 2020*:

* Arkansas Schools:LocationUndergrad
In-State TuitionOut-of-State TuitionAnnual Room & Board% with FA from SchoolAverage FA from School% with FA -All SourcesAverage FA - all SourcesSAT Math 25%SAT Math 75%ACT Comp 25%ACT Comp 75%Adm RateGrad Rate   
Arkansas Baptist CollegeLittle Rock4608,7608,7608,8265%4,084 100%2,926 8%
Arkansas State UniversityJonesboro6,7898,90015,8609,67278%7,391 95%9,497 503610212780%53%
Arkansas Tech UniversityRussellville6,3967,66813,2367,96777%4,973 94%7,807 95%38%
Central Baptist CollegeConway57616,65016,6507,50098%7,328 100%9,947 440543172240%26%
Harding UniversitySearcy3,74220,73520,7357,17096%9,281 97%10,924 520630212961%69%
Henderson State UniversityArkadelphia2,7428,90210,6127,88066%5,414 80%8,486 483558192476%39%
Hendrix CollegeConway1,19447,60047,60012,460100%38,453 100%42,156 570670263270%71%
John Brown University 
Siloam Springs1,43027,66827,6689,45694%16,192 99%17,890 520620232976%72%
Lyon CollegeBatesville64929,14029,1409,810100%19,422 100%22,736 520580212644%54%
Ouachita Baptist UniversityArkadelphia1,52927,90027,9008,00098%16,104 98%18,647 530620212861%63%
Philander Smith CollegeLittle Rock95513,01413,0148,25079%9,303 97%12,505 44%
Southern Arkansas UniversityMagnolia3,0199,08013,5807,18879%6,907 97%8,958 508568182465%44%
University of ArkansasFayetteville21,0059,38425,87211,33039%5,650 56%7,410 550650233077%66%
University of Arkansas at Little RockLittle Rock3,9969,54421,7548,55646%6,906 89%7,815 192566%43%
University of Arkansas at MonticelloMonticello2,0307,90913,7597,05838%5,194 87%6,353 29%
University of Arkansas at Pine BluffPine Bluff2,2508,24814,9088,47256%8,429 95%9,509 450520162044%33%
University of Arkansas Medical SciencesLittle Rock502
University of Arkansas-Fort SmithFort Smith4,2955,75413,0269,03958%3,802 89%6,198 35%
University of Central ArkansasConway7,8639,18815,9987,19858%6,778 96%7,623 470580212790%43%
University of the OzarksClarksville86125,95025,9507,60095%16,441 95%19,710 420540182350%53%
Williams Baptist UniversityWalnut Ridge45418,06018,0608,296100%6,950 100%9,682 510530182359%39%

* Public and Private not-for-profit Universities & Colleges offering 4 year (Bachelor’s) degrees and with undergraduate enrollment of 200 or more during the 2019-20 fiscal year. Listing also includes community colleges that offer Bachelor degrees in addition to Associate (2 year) degrees. For-profit Universities & Colleges and 100% online/remote only schools are not included in this listing. All information as reported is from institutional data compiled by the US Department of Education.

Explanation of Table Headings:

% with FA from School: Percentage of full-time undergraduate students who received some form of financial assistance directly from the school. Financial Assistance (FA) includes scholarships and awards based on academic, athletic, financial need and other considerations.

Average FA from School: Average annual dollar value of financial assistance to  full-time undergraduate students who received  awards directly from the school.

% with FA -All Sources: Percentage of full-time undergraduate students who received some type of school, federal or other financial assistance.

Average FA – all Sources: Average annual dollar value of financial assistance to full-time undergraduate students who received some type of school, federal or other FA. Student loans are not included in this figure.

SAT & ACT Percentiles: Our data reports the 25th & 75th percentiles for SAT Math & ACT Composite scores of incoming students. Accordingly, the scores for the middle half of incoming students were within this range.

25% SAT Math & ACT Comp: 25% of the students admitted scored at this Percentile or below;  75% scored above this level.

75% SAT Math & ACT Comp: 75% of the students admitted scored at this Percentile or below; 25% scored above this level.

Adm Rate: Admission rate for incoming class – this is the percentage of total applicants who were offered admission and enrolled in the fall.

Grad Rate: Percentage of students who graduated within  6 years  from time of first enrollment.  The 6 year national graduation average for students seeking four year degrees is 59%. The 6-year graduation rate was 58% at public institutions,  65% at private non-profit institutions, and 32% at private for-profit institutions.