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 59% over five years.
College Arkansas Northeastern College (AR) 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
61 staff

Student Body

The student population of 1,425 has declined by 28% 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 state average of 0.47. The school's diversity has declined by 7% over five years.
Total Enrollment 1,425 students 1,444 students
Student : Teacher Ratio 23:1
26:1
# Full-Time Students 538 students
706 students
# Part-Time Students 887 students
887 students
% Hispanic
4%
5%
% Black
25%
19%
% White
69%
70%
% Two or more races
2%
2%
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 0.47

Finances and Admission

The public in-state tuition of $2,150 is less than the state average of $2,472. The in-state tuition has grown by 5% over four years.
The public out-state tuition of $3,550 is less than the state average of $4,598. The out-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $2,150 $2,472
Out-State Tuition Fees $3,550 $4,598
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 95%
95%
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.

Nearby Schools

  • College Location Mi. Students
  • 2,847 students | 31.10 Mi1510 Lake Rd
    Dyersburg TN  38024
    (731)286-3200
    31.102,847
  • Crowley's Ridge College
    Private not-for-profit
    224 students | 39.00 Mi100 College Dr
    Paragould AR  72450
    (870)236-6901
    39.00224
  • 545 students | 50.00 Mi7260 Goodlett Farms Parkway
    Cordova TN  38016
    (901)381-0200
    50.00545
  • 285 students | 50.00 Mi6991 Appling Farms Parkway
    Memphis TN  38133
    (901)372-2399
    50.00285
  • L'Ecole Culinaire-Memphis
    Private for-profit
    442 students | 51.60 Mi1245 N. Georgetown Parkway
    Cordova TN  38016
    (901)754-7115
    51.60442
Did You Know?
For Arkansas public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $2,472 per year for in-state students and $4,598 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $14,415 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 0.67. The most diverse community college in Arkansas is Remington College-Little Rock Campus. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.