University of Central ArkansasSchool Overview: Acceptance Rate, Tuition, and More

Conway, AR

$9,188

Avg in-state tuition

$15,998

Avg out-of-state tuition

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About University of Central Arkansas

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.

The University of Central Arkansas is a medium-sized public university located on an urban campus in Conway, Arkansas. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 10,869, and admissions are selective, with an acceptance rate of 90%. The university offers 72 bachelor's degrees, has an average graduation rate of 43%, and a student-faculty ratio of 16:1. Tuition and fees for in-state students are $9,188, while tuition and fees for out-of-state students are $15,998.

Admissions Breakdown

This school has a high acceptance rate.

This school accepts students at a higher rate than other schools. High acceptance schools welcome 51-100% of all applicants.

Acceptance Rate Insight

90% 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.

SAT & ACT

SAT 25th-75th Percentile 960-1160

ACT 25th-75th Percentile 21-27

Learning Environment

Student Body Stats

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

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11k

Students Enrolled

42%

Online Student Enrollment

16:1

Student to Faculty Ratio

Ways Students Can 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.

Demographics

White

68%

Black

15%

Hispanic

5%

Two or more races

4%

Non-U.S. Citizen

4%

Asian

2%

American Indian/Alaska Native

1%

Unknown

0%

Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander

0%

Female student population

62%

Socio-economic diversity

45% of students received an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Financial Breakdown

Students Receiving Aid

Federal Grant Aid

45%

State Grant Aid

73%

Institution Grant Aid

58%

Pell Grant

45%

Average Aid Awarded

Federal Grant Aid $4,993
State Grant Aid $1,530
Institution Grant Aid $6,778
Pell Grant Aid $4,684

Financial Outlook

$33k

Average salary 6 years after starting school

$22k

Average student debt after graduation

Resource

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.