Arkansas State UniversitySchool Overview: Acceptance Rate, Tuition, and More

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Jonesboro, Arkansas Public Nonprofit regional Accreditation

$8,900

Avg in-state tuition

$15,860

Avg out-of-state tuition

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About Arkansas State University

Arkansas State University is a medium-sized public university located on an urban campus in Jonesboro, Arkansas. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 13,356, and admissions are selective, with an acceptance rate of 80%. The university offers 73 bachelor's degrees, has an average graduation rate of 53%, and a student-faculty ratio of 18:1. Tuition and fees for in-state students are $8,900, while tuition and fees for out-of-state students are $15,860.

Admissions Breakdown

Acceptance Rate Insight

80% of students were accepted during the 2019-2020 school year. Sometimes schools with midrange acceptance rates have higher standards of entry but are still accessible to many students who apply.

Acceptance Rate 80%

Retention Rate 75%

Graduation Rate 53%

SAT & ACT

SAT 25th-75th Percentile 1013-1220

ACT 25th-75th Percentile 21-27

Ways to Learn

Hybrid The program is a combination of on-campus and online learning and varies per program.

Learning Environment

This school has a student body of between 5,000 and 15,000 students.

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62%

Female Student Population

18:1

Student to Faculty Ratio

13k

Students Enrolled

Demographics

White

75%

Black

13%

Non-U.S. Citizen

4%

Hispanic

3%

Two or more races

2%

Unknown

1%

Asian

1%

American Indian/Alaska Native

0%

Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander

0%

Socio-Economic Diversity

41% of students received an income-based federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Financial Aid Breakdown

Students Receiving Aid

Federal Grant Aid

41%

State Grant Aid

69%

Institution Grant Aid

78%

Pell Grant

41%

Average Aid Awarded
Federal Grant Aid $5,329
State Grant Aid $1,522
Institution Grant Aid $7,391
Pell Grant Aid $5,061
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Understanding Grants & Scholarships

Data collected from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS), [2019-2020]. In the absence of IPED data, information was collected directly from the school and is accurate as of the date of collection. Contact the school directly for the most current and complete information.