Arkansas State University-Beebe

1000 Iowa Street
Beebe, AR 72012-1000
Tel: (501)882-3600
4,140 students
Public institution
Arkansas State University-Beebe is a public, open access, operationally separate institution of the Arkansas State University System. The major purpose of this institution is to provide affordable, comprehensive, and high quality instruction and service programs. University transfer and technical programs are available to students at the associate degree and certificate levels.
School Highlights
Arkansas State University-Beebe serves 4,140 students (51% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 13% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is less than the state average of 30%.
Arkansas State University-Beebe is the only community colleges within White County, AR.
The nearest community college is Pulaski Technical College (30.30 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 165 teachers has declined by 31% over five years.
College Arkansas State University-Beebe (AR) Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification Baccalaureate / Associates Colleges Associate of Arts Colleges
Institution Level Less than 2 yrs At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Public institution Public
Total Faculty 165 staff 61 staff

Student Body

The student population of 4,140 has declined by 7% over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.24 is less than the state average of 0.47. The school's diversity has grown by 9% over five years.
Total Enrollment 4,140 students 1,444 students
# Full-Time Students 2,131 students 706 students
# Part-Time Students 2,009 students 887 students
% Asian
1%
1%
% Hispanic
4%
5%
% Black
3%
19%
% White
87%
70%
% Two or more races
3%
2%
% Non Resident races
1%
-
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. 0.24 0.47

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $2,098 is less than the state average of $2,622. The in-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The out-state tuition of $3,697 is less than the state average of $4,680. The out-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $2,098 $2,622
Out-State Tuition Fees $3,697 $4,680
Source: 2014 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes

  • Arkansas State University-Beebe is a regional state university, an operationally separate, two-year institution of the Arkansas State University System. With campuses located in Beebe, Heber Springs, Searcy, and Little Rock Air Force Base, we offer associate degrees, certificates, and non-credit training for business and industry. An open admission policy encourages the enrollment of both traditional and nontraditional students. The institution recognizes the uniqueness of each student and provides support programs designed to assist students in determining and achieving their educational, personal, and occupational goals. The Beebe campus also provides space for ASU-Jonesboro to offer baccalaureate and graduate degrees. The Guidance Services provides many student services on campus including counseling and consultation for personal problems and concerns, career counseling, academic advising of students uncertain of their career choice, academic scholarships and information about transfer schools and their scholarship programs. In addition, counselors coordinate testing and disability services.

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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.