Arkansas Baptist College

1621 Dr. Martin Luther King Drive
Little Rock, AR 72202-6068
Tel: (501)420-1200
899 students
Private not-for-profit
School Highlights
Arkansas Baptist College serves 899 students (89% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 25:1 is lower than the state community college average of 26:1.
Minority enrollment is 94% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 30%.
Arkansas Baptist College is one of 4 community colleges within Pulaski County, AR.
The nearest community college is Pulaski Technical College (3.40 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 36 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
College Arkansas Baptist College (AR) Community College Avg.
Institution Level Four or more years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Private not-for-profit Public
Total Faculty 36 staff 61 staff

Student Body

The student population of 899 has grown by 67% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 has increased from 17:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.15 is less than the state average of 0.47. The school's diversity has grown by 15% over five years.
Total Enrollment 899 students 1,444 students
Student:Teacher Ratio 25:1 26:1
# Full-Time Students 796 students 706 students
# Part-Time Students 103 students 887 students
Total Dormitory Capacity 525 122
% Hispanic
1%
5%
% Black
92%
19%
% White
6%
70%
% Non Resident races
1%
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Diversity ScoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. 0.15 0.47

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $7,800 is more than the state average of $2,622. The in-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The out-state tuition of $7,800 is more than the state average of $4,680. The out-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $7,800 $2,622
Out-State Tuition Fees $7,800 $4,680
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 96% 94%
Source: 2014 (latest year available) IPEDS

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Did You Know?
For Arkansas public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $2,743 per year for in-state students and $4,624 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $13,432 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in Arkansas is 76%. Read more about national community college acceptance rates.

Arkansas community colleges have a diversity scoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. of 0.47, which is lower than the national average of 0.50. The most diverse community college in Arkansas is Remington College-Little Rock Campus. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.