Arkansas Northeastern College

Tel: (870)762-1020
1,425 students
Public institution
Arkansas Northeastern College seeks ways in which the College can provide for the continued development of, and expansion of, the College district as a learning community. Toward this goal, Arkansas Northeastern offers the first two years of a traditional college education transferable to a four-year college or university; job-entry training and occupational preparation programs as well as technical programs.
School Highlights
Arkansas Northeastern College serves 1,425 students (38% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is lower than the state community college average of 26:1.
Minority enrollment is 31% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 30%.
Arkansas Northeastern College is the only community colleges within Mississippi County, AR.
The nearest community college is Dyersburg State Community College (31.10 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 62 teachers has declined by 60% over five years.
College Arkansas Northeastern College Community College Avg.
Institution Level At least 2 but less than 4 years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Public institution Public
Total Faculty 62 staff
62 staff
Arkansas Northeastern College Total Faculty (2006-2014)

Student Body

The student population of 1,425 has declined by 25% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 has increased from 12:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.46 is less than the national average of 0.70. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment 1,425 students 1,371 students
Arkansas Northeastern College Total Enrollment (2006-2014)
Student : Teacher Ratio 23:1
22:1
Arkansas Northeastern College Student Staff (2006-2014)
# Full-Time Students 538 students
779 students
Arkansas Northeastern College Full-Time Students (2006-2014)
# Part-Time Students 887 students
1,083 students
Arkansas Northeastern College Part-Time Students (2006-2014)
Arkansas Northeastern College Enrollment Breakdown  Community College Average Enrollment Breakdown
% Hispanic
4%
20%
Arkansas Northeastern College Hispanic (2006-2014)
% Black
25%
15%
Arkansas Northeastern College Black (2006-2014)
% White
69%
49%
Arkansas Northeastern College White (2006-2014)
% Two or more races
2%
3%
Arkansas Northeastern College More (2011-2014)
Arkansas Northeastern 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. 0.46 0.70
Arkansas Northeastern College Diversity Score (2006-2014)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $2,234 is less than the state average of $5,664. The in-state tuition has grown by 9% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $3,634 is less than the state average of $10,360. The out-state tuition has grown by 5% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $2,234 $5,664
Arkansas Northeastern College In-State Tuition Fees (2006-2014)
Out-State Tuition Fees $3,634 $10,360
Arkansas Northeastern College Out-State Tuition Fees (2006-2014)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 95%
90%
Arkansas Northeastern College % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2006-2014)
Source: 2014 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes

  • Arkansas Northeastern College seeks ways in which the College can provide for the continued development of, and expansion of, the College district as a learning community. Toward this goal, Arkansas Northeastern offers the first two years of a traditional college education transferable to a four-year college or university; job-entry training and occupational preparation programs as well as technical programs. Created in 1977, the ANC Foundation is one of the most successful two-year college foundations in the state. It is directed by a Board of Governors with interest in providing Arkansas Northeastern College financial assistance. The Foundation directly helps students through a large pool of privately funded scholarships. Arkansas Northeastern College is proud to offer distance education as a learning option for its students. At Arkansas Northeastern College, distance education is offered primarily in two formats, compressed video courses and internet courses.

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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.