Best Arkansas Community Colleges (2021)

For the 2021 school year, there are 27 community colleges serving 51,914 students in Arkansas (23 public colleges and 4 private colleges).
For Arkansas community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $2,990 per year for in-state students and $4,750 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $11,533 per year (view national tuition costs).
The average community college acceptance rate in Arkansas is 86% (view national acceptance rates).
Arkansas community colleges have a diversity score of 0.54, which is lower than the national average of 0.73 (view national diversity statistics).
Minority enrollment is 35% (majority Black) and the student:teacher ratio is 21:1.

Student by Ethnicity

(AR) School Average
American Indian
1%
Asian
2%
Hispanic
7%
Black
17%
White
65%
Two or more races
4%
Non Resident
3%
Unknown
1%
AR All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown

Top Arkansas Community Colleges by Town (2021)

  • College Location Students
  • 1000 Iowa Street
    Beebe AR  72012
    (501) 882-3600

    3,446 students
  • 1600 South College Street
    Mountain Home AR  72653
    (870) 508-6100

    1,345 students
  • 7648 Victory Blvd
    Newport AR  72112
    (870) 512-7800

    2,270 students
  • Bryan University
    Private for-profit
    3704 W. Walnut St.
    Rogers AR  72756
    (479) 899-6644

    56 students
  • 183 College Drive
    De Queen AR  71832
    (870) 584-4471

    1,518 students
  • Crowley's Ridge College
    Private not-for-profit
    100 College Dr
    Paragould AR  72450
    (870) 236-6901

    198 students
  • One College Drive
    Bentonville AR  72712
    (479) 986-4000

    7,979 students
  • 6415 Spellman Road
    Camden AR  71701
    (870) 574-4500

    1,082 students
  • 2005 White Drive
    Batesville AR  72503
    (870) 612-2000

    1,319 students
  • 5210 Grand Ave
    Fort Smith AR  72913
    (479) 788-7000

    6,557 students
  • Arkansas Baptist College
    Private not-for-profit
    1600 Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Drive
    Little Rock AR  72202
    (501) 420-1200

    525 students
  • 2501 S Division
    Blytheville AR  72316
    (870) 762-00000000

    1,422 students
  • 2000 W. Broadway
    West Memphis AR  72301
    (870) 733-6722

    1,423 students
  • 1410 Hwy 304 East
    Pocahontas AR  72455
    (870) 248-4000

    1,582 students
  • One College Circle
    Malvern AR  72104
    (501) 338-00000000

    1,257 students
  • 1700 Newcastle Rd
    Forrest City AR  72335
    (870) 633-0000000

    1,151 students
  • 101 College Dr
    Hot Springs AR  71913
    (501) 760-4222

    2,017 students
  • 1515 Pioneer Dr
    Harrison AR  72601
    (870) 743-3000

    2,157 students
  • 218 College Dr
    Melbourne AR  72556
    (870) 368-7371

    1,123 students
  • 1000 Campus Drive
    Helena AR  72342
    (870) 338-6474

    1,520 students
  • Shorter College
    Private not-for-profit
    604 Locust St
    N Little Rock AR  72114
    (501) 375-0000000

    569 students
  • 300 S West Ave
    El Dorado AR  71731
    (870) 862-8131

    1,473 students
  • 1900 Hazel St.
    Pine Bluff AR  71603
    (870) 543-5900

    1,119 students
  • 1100 College Dr
    Mena AR  71953
    (479) 394-7622

    814 students
  • 2500 S Main
    Hope AR  71801
    (870) 777-5722

    1,559 students
  • 1537 University Blvd.
    Morrilton AR  72110
    (501) 977-2000

    1,902 students
  • 3000 W Scenic Dr
    North Little Rock AR  72118
    (501) 812-2200

    4,531 students
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