Best Arkansas Community Colleges (2021-22)

For the 2021-22 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 best top ranked community colleges in California include University of Arkansas Community College-Batesville, Bryan University and University of Arkansas-Fort Smith.
The average community college acceptance rate in Arkansas is 86% (view national acceptance rates).
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 Ranked Arkansas Community Colleges (2021-22)

  • 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) 762-1020

    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) 337-5000

    1,257 students
  • 1700 Newcastle Rd
    Forrest City, AR 72335
    (870) 633-4480

    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) 374-6305

    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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