Southern Arkansas University Tech

School Overview: Acceptance Rate, Tuition, and More

Camden, AR

This school is more affordable than other public schools.

Affordability is calculated by subtracting average financial aid from total tuition and fees.

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$4,571

Avg in-state tuition

$6,417

Avg out-of-state tuition

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About Southern Arkansas University Tech

School Type: Public

Status: Non-profit

Accreditation: Regional

Religious Affiliation: N/A While the student experience is largely unaffected at most schools with religious affiliations, some schools place more of an emphasis on religion. Learn how religious affiliations may impact students' experience.

Southern Arkansas University Tech is a small public university located on a rural campus in Camden, Arkansas. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 769, and admissions are selective. The university has an average graduation rate of 41% and a student-faculty ratio of 9:1. Tuition and fees for in-state students are $4,571, while tuition and fees for out-of-state students are $6,417.

Admissions Breakdown

Acceptance Rate Insight

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Retention Rate Insight

56% of full-time students stayed to continue their studies the following academic year. These students started in Fall 2019 and returned in Fall 2020.

Graduation Rate Insight

41% of students graduated out of all full-time, first-time students who began their studies in Fall 2014. Keep in mind many students who enroll are not typically first-time students, as most are adult learners. Therefore, the number of first-time students is traditionally low.

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Open admission Yes

Test of English as a foreign language (TOEFL) --

SAT & ACT

ACT 25th-75th Percentile Currently Unavailable

SAT 25th-75th Percentile Currently Unavailable

Learning Environment

Student Body Stats

This school has a student body of fewer than 5,000 students.

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769

Students enrolled

51%

Online student enrollment

9:1

Student to faculty ratio

Ways Students Can Learn

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

Demographics

White

45%

Black

42%

Two or more races

8%

Hispanic

4%

Non-U.S. Citizen

1%

Unknown

Information not available

Asian

0%

American Indian/Alaska Native

0%

Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander

Information not available

Female student population

57%

Socio-economic diversity

70% of students received an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

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Online Programs

Offers Online Programs

Yes

Online Programs

17

Total Online Enrollment

394

Student Location Breakout

51% 49%

Percent of Programs Online

77% On-campus

23% Online

Types of Online Programs Offered

Certificates Check Bold 19% online

Associate Check Bold 33% online

Bachelor's X Bold Not offered

Graduate Certificate X Bold Not offered

Master's X Bold Not offered

Doctorate X Bold Not offered

Financial Breakdown

On average, students at this school receive more financial aid than students at other schools.

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Students Receiving Aid

Federal Grant Aid

85%

State Grant Aid

51%

Institution Grant Aid

42%

Pell Grant

70%

Average Aid Awarded

Federal Grant Aid $7,098
State Grant Aid $3,403
Institution Grant Aid $3,021
Pell Grant Aid $5,536

Financial Outlook

$6k

Average student debt after graduation

$26k

Average salary 6 years after starting school

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Data collected from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS), [2020-2021]. 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.