Arkansas State University-Main Campus

Jonesboro, Arkansas

Overview

Address2105 E. Aggie Road
School Websitewww.astate.edu
School TypePublic, 4-year or above

Small

StatusPublic
On Campus HousingYes
Level of StudyUndergraduate/Graduate

Arkansas State University-Main Campus is a small public, 4-year college based in Jonesboro, Arkansas that offers both undergraduate and graduate programs to its students. The highest level of offerings is doctor's degree. In the 2019 academic year, 5,253 students applied to Arkansas State University-Main Campus. Of those students, 4,056 were granted admission into the school.

In the 2019 academic year, the in-state tuition for enrolling in Arkansas State University-Main Campus was $6,300, in addition to fees of $2,307. This number excludes room and board. The school does provide on-campus housing, which you may want to factor into your cost analysis when planning to attend Arkansas State University-Main Campus.

Arkansas State University-Main Campus has a 47% graduation rate within six years of enrolling.

Getting In

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The Arkansas State University-Main Campus acceptance rate is 77%. To put this into perspective, 4,056 of the 5,253 students who applied to Arkansas State University-Main Campus in the 2019 academic year were admitted. It’s clear that enrolling in Arkansas State University-Main Campus is not out of reach. You simply need the right credentials.

Most students who have been accepted into Arkansas State University-Main Campus had an SAT score between the range of 1,030 and 1,196. If you want a good shot of getting in, you'll also want to have strong ACT scores. The ACT range for Arkansas State University-Main Campus was between 21 and 27 in the last academic year.

In addition, applicants are required to submit their GPA to Arkansas State University-Main Campus as part of their application.

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Cost is a crucial factor to consider when deciding what college to attend. At Arkansas State University-Main Campus, the tuition for in-state residents is $6,300. Combined with fees of $2,307, room and board costs of $9,025, other expenses of $4,171 and the $1,298 cost of books and supplies, the total in-state one-year cost is $23,101.

Out-of-state residents can expect to pay more. While the costs for room, board, and other expenses are the same, out-of-state tuition is significantly higher. Out-of-state students must pay $15,297 in tuition. This brings the total one-year cost of enrolling in Arkansas State University-Main Campus to $29,791 for out-of-state students.

Students at Arkansas State University-Main Campus are eligible for federal financial aid. The average federal aid awarded to students at Arkansas State University-Main Campus was $5,208 last year. The percentage of students awarded federal aid was 41%.

Arkansas State University-Main Campus Undergraduate Population

Full-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Part-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Student-to-Faculty Ratio18:1

Student composition is an important deciding factor for most students applying to Arkansas State University-Main Campus.

Arkansas State University-Main Campus has a good gender split, with 60% of undergraduates being female and 40% of undergraduates being male.

At the school, most students are Arkansas residents; in fact, 80% of all students reside in Arkansas. However, 17% of students come from out-of-state and 3% of students are international. This means you’ll be able to interact with people from all backgrounds.

The student to faculty ratio at Arkansas State University-Main Campus is 18:1. This means that you should have no trouble getting the academic support you need from Arkansas State University-Main Campus to thrive in your studies.

What's more, only 46% students enroll at Arkansas State University-Main Campus part-time; the other 7,456 students enrolled full-time.

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