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

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Arkadelphia, Arkansas Public Nonprofit regional Accreditation

$8,902

Avg in-state tuition

$10,612

Avg out-of-state tuition

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About Henderson State University

Henderson State University is a small public university located on a rural campus in Arkadelphia, Arkansas. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 4,037, and admissions are selective, with an acceptance rate of 76%. The university offers 41 bachelor's degrees, has an average graduation rate of 39%, and a student-faculty ratio of 14:1. Tuition and fees for in-state students are $8,902, while tuition and fees for out-of-state students are $10,612.

Admissions Breakdown

Acceptance Rate Insight

76% 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 76%

Retention Rate 62%

Graduation Rate 39%

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.

SAT & ACT

SAT 25th-75th Percentile 963-1126

ACT 25th-75th Percentile 19-24

Ways to Learn

Hybrid The program is a combination of on-campus and online learning and varies per program.
International Online classes are available for students around the world.

Learning Environment

60%

Female Student Population

14:1

Student to Faculty Ratio

4k

Number of Students Enrolled

Demographics

White

68%

Black

18%

Hispanic

5%

Two or more races

5%

Unknown

1%

Non-U.S. Citizen

1%

Asian

1%

Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander

1%

American Indian/Alaska Native

0%

Socio-Economic Diversity

50% of students received an income-based federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

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.

Financial Aid Breakdown

Students Receiving Aid

Federal Grant Aid

50%

State Grant Aid

62%

Institution Grant Aid

66%

Pell Grant

50%

Average Aid Awarded
Federal Grant Aid $5,100
State Grant Aid $1,061
Institution Grant Aid $5,414
Pell Grant Aid $4,330

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.

Resource

Understanding Grants & Scholarships