University of Arkansas Community College-Batesville

Tel: (870)612-2000
1,353 students
Public institution
The University of Arkansas Community College at Batesville, a comprehensive community college, provides learning experiences that improve the lives of those we serve. We continuously identify and respond to the diverse educational needs of students, workforce and community.
School Highlights:
University of Arkansas Community College-Batesville serves 1,353 students (58% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is higher than the community college average of 21:1.
Minority enrollment is 15% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is less than the state average of 29%.
University of Arkansas Community College-Batesville is the only community colleges within Independence County County, AR.
The nearest community college is Ozarka College (23.9 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 59 teachers has declined by 38% over five years.
University of Arkansas Community College-Batesville Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification Associate of Arts Colleges Associate of Arts Colleges
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 59 staff
60 staff

Student Body

The student population of 1,353 teachers has declined by 5% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 has increased from 18:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.12 is less than the state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has grown by 19% over five years.
Total Enrollment
1,353 students
1,269 students
Student : Teacher Ratio 23:1
21:1
# Full-Time Students
784 students
810 students
# Part-Time Students 569 students
1,017 students
University of Arkansas Community College-Batesville sch enrollment University of Arkansas Community College-Batesville sta enrollment
% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
1%
% Asian
1%
2%
% Hispanic
5%
7%
% Black
4%
12%
% White
85%
57%
% Two or more races
4%
2%
University of Arkansas Community College-Batesville sch ethnicity University of Arkansas Community College-Batesville sta ethnicity
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. 0.12 0.53

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $2,454 is less than the state average of $5,740. The in-state tuition has grown by 19% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $3,942 is less than the state average of $10,252. The out-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $2,454 $5,740
University of Arkansas Community College-Batesville In-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Out-State Tuition Fees $3,942 $10,252
University of Arkansas Community College-Batesville Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 96%
89%
Source: 2013 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes:

UACCB is authorized to offer the Associate of Applied Science and the Associate of Arts and Associate of Science degrees by the AHECB and NCA. As a state-supported, two- year institution, UACCB is recognized by the Arkansas Department of Higher Education, the Arkansas Department of Workforce Education, and the Arkansas State Approving Agency for VeteransÕ Training for financial aid purposes. UACCB is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission and a member of the North Central Association. The financial aid program at the University of Arkansas Community College at Batesville is designed for qualified unconditionally admitted students who may not be able to continue their education without financial assistance. Students may receive college employment opportunities, loans, scholarships, grants, or a combination of these types of aid. UACCB participates in most federal and state financial aid programs available to students. The UACCB Foundation is the fund raising arm for the campus. The Foundation provides 17 scholarship opportunities for students and continues to build on community relationships that support the institution while working on innovative solutions for funding new projects.

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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.
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.