North Arkansas College

Tel: (870)743-3000
2,157 students
Public institution

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School Highlights:
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North Arkansas College serves 2,157 students (49.56% of students are full-time).
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The college's student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is higher than the community college average of -:1.
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Minority enrollment is 10% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 33%.
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North Arkansas College is the only community colleges within Boone County, AR.
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The nearest community college is Arkansas State University-Mountain Home (39.99 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 90 teachers has declined by 33% over five years.
North Arkansas College Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification Associate of Arts 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 90 staff
60 staff

Student Body

The student population of 2,157 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 has increased from 17:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.12 is less than the state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has grown by 19% over five years.
Total Enrollment 2,157 students 1,288 students
Student : Teacher Ratio 24:1
21:1
# Full-Time Students 1,069 students
814 students
# Part-Time Students 1,088 students
1,024 students
% Hispanic
5%
7%
% White
90%
57%
% Two or more races
3%
2%
% Unknown races
1%
3%
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 $2,472 is less than the state average of $5,668. The in-state tuition has grown by 19% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $4,176 is less than the state average of $10,252. The out-state tuition has grown by 10% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $2,472 $5,694
Out-State Tuition Fees $4,176 $10,252
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 95%
89%
Source: 2005 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes:

The North Arkansas College mission is to provide high quality, affordable, convenient opportunities for learning and community enrichment. The vision is to be a premier institution, achieving excellence through innovation, technology, continuous improvement, and quality instruction.

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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 0.50, which is higher than the national average of 0.48. The most diverse community college in Arkansas is East Arkansas Community College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.