Arkansas Baptist College

1621 Dr. Martin Luther King Drive
Little Rock, AR 72202
Tel: (501)370-4000
1,003 students
Private not-for-profit

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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 higher than the community college average of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 93% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 29%.
Arkansas Baptist College is one of 4 community colleges within Pulaski County, AR.
The nearest community college is Pulaski Technical College (3.4 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 42 teachers has grown by 61% over five years.
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
59 staff
Arkansas Baptist College Total Faculty (2006-2013)

Student Body

The student population of 1,003 teachers has grown by 66% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 has increased from 17:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.11 is less than the state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has declined by 35% over five years.
Total Enrollment
1,003 students
1,282 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
810 students
Arkansas Baptist College Full-Time Students (2006-2013)
# Part-Time Students 152 students
1,017 students
Arkansas Baptist College Part-Time Students (2006-2013)
Arkansas Baptist College Enrollment Breakdown Community College Average Enrollment Breakdown
% Black
92%
12%
Arkansas Baptist College Black (2006-2013)
% White
7%
57%
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. 0.11 0.53

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $8,040 is more than the state average of $5,742. 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 $10,294. The out-state tuition has grown by 8% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $8,040 $5,742
Out-State Tuition Fees $8,040 $10,294
Total Dormitory Capacity 503 255
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 88%
89%
Arkansas Baptist College % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2006-2013)
Source: 2013 (latest year available) IPEDS

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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.
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 0.45, which is lower than the national average of 0.53. The most diverse community college in Arkansas is East Arkansas Community College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.