Rich Mountain Community College

Tel: (479)394-7622
1,051 students
Public institution

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Rich Mountain Community College is a learning-centered institution of higher education, committed to the proposition that the educational attainment of individuals within a democratic society is, in large measure, responsible for the advancement of that society.
School Highlights:
Rich Mountain Community College serves 1,051 students (42% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 10% of the student body (majority American and Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 29%.
Rich Mountain Community College is the only community colleges within Polk County, AR.
The nearest community college is Cossatot Community College of the University of Arkansas (29.5 miles away).

School Overview

Rich Mountain Community College 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

Student Body

The student population of 1,051 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 has increased from 23:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.19 is less than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has grown by 137% over five years.
Total Enrollment
1,051 students
1,303 students
Rich Mountain Community College Total Enrollment (2006-2012)
# Full-Time Students
444 students
836 students
Rich Mountain Community College Full-Time Students (2006-2012)
# Part-Time Students 607 students
1,046 students
Rich Mountain Community College Part-Time Students (2006-2012)
Rich Mountain Community College sch enrollment Rich Mountain Community College sta enrollment
% American Indian/Alaskan
5%
1%
% Asian
1%
2%
Rich Mountain Community College Asian (2006-2012)
% Hawaiian
- 1%
% Hispanic
4%
7%
Rich Mountain Community College Hispanic (2006-2012)
% Black
- 12%
% White
90%
67%
Rich Mountain Community College White (2006-2012)
% Two or more races
1%
2%
Rich Mountain Community College More (2010-2012)
Rich Mountain Community College sch ethnicity Rich Mountain Community College 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. 0.19 0.45
Rich Mountain Community College Diversity Score (2006-2012)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $2,184 is less than the state average of $5,940. The in-state tuition has grown by 27% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $4,680 is less than the state average of $10,072. The out-state tuition has grown by 12% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $2,184 $5,940
Rich Mountain Community College In-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Out-State Tuition Fees $4,680 $10,072
Rich Mountain Community College Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Source: 2012 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes:

Rich Mountain Community College is a learning-centered institution of higher education, committed to the proposition that the educational attainment of individuals within a democratic society is, in large measure, responsible for the advancement of that society.

Get admissions information on Rich Mountain Community College and online degrees at CampusExplorer.com.

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For Arkansas public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $3,822 per year for in-state students and $5,552 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $11,565 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 equal to the national average of 0.45. The most diverse community college in Arkansas is East Arkansas Community College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.