Arkansas Baptist College

1621 Dr. Martin Luther King Drive
Little Rock, AR 72202
Tel: (501)370-4000
1,003 students
Private not-for-profit
School Highlights
Arkansas Baptist College serves 1,003 students (85% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is lower than the state community college average of 27:1.
Minority enrollment is 93% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 34%.
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 42 teachers has grown by 61% over five years.
College Arkansas Baptist College 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 42 staff
61 staff
Arkansas Baptist College Total Faculty (2006-2013)

Student Body

The student population of 1,003 has grown by 61% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 has increased from 17:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.15 is less than the national average of 0.70. The school's diversity has grown by 650% over five years.
Total Enrollment 1,003 students 1,315 students
Arkansas Baptist College Total Enrollment (2006-2013)
Student : Teacher Ratio 24:1
22:1
Arkansas Baptist College Student Staff (2006-2013)
# Full-Time Students 851 students
815 students
Arkansas Baptist College Full-Time Students (2006-2013)
# Part-Time Students 152 students
1,061 students
Arkansas Baptist College Part-Time Students (2006-2013)
Arkansas Baptist College Enrollment Breakdown  Community College Average Enrollment Breakdown
% Black
92%
15%
Arkansas Baptist College Black (2006-2013)
% White
7%
49%
Arkansas Baptist College White (2007-2013)
% Unknown races
1%
6%
Arkansas Baptist College Ethnicity Breakdown  Community College Average Ethnicity Breakdown
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 0.70
Arkansas Baptist College Diversity Score (2006-2013)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $8,040 is more than the state average of $5,590. The in-state tuition has grown by 8% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $8,040 is less than the state average of $10,086. The out-state tuition has grown by 8% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $8,040 $5,590
Arkansas Baptist College In-State Tuition Fees (2006-2013)
Out-State Tuition Fees $8,040 $10,086
Arkansas Baptist College Out-State Tuition Fees (2006-2013)
Total Dormitory Capacity 503 252
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 88%
89%
Arkansas Baptist College % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2006-2013)
Source: 2005 (latest year available) IPEDS

Nearby Schools

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 0.52, which is equal to the national average of 0.52. The most diverse community college in Arkansas is Remington College-Little Rock Campus. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.