Arkansas Northeastern College

Tel: (870)762-1020
  • Arkansas Northeastern College seeks ways in which the College can provide for the continued development of, and expansion of, the College district as a learning community. Toward this goal, Arkansas Northeastern offers the first two years of a traditional college education transferable to a four-year college or university; job-entry training and occupational preparation programs as well as technical programs.
School Highlights
  • Arkansas Northeastern College serves 1,425 students (38% of students are full-time).
  • The college's student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is lower than the state community college average of 26:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 31% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 30%.
  • Arkansas Northeastern College is the only community colleges within Mississippi County, AR.
  • The nearest community college is Dyersburg State Community College (31.10 miles away).

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 62 teachers has declined by 59% over five years.
Arkansas Northeastern College (AR) Community College Avg.
Institution Level At least 2 but less than 4 years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Public Public
Total Faculty 62 staff 61 staff
Arkansas Northeastern College Total Faculty (2007-2016)

Student Body

  • The student population of 1,425 has declined by 28% over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 has increased from 13:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.46 is less than the state average of 0.47. The school's diversity has declined by 7% over five years.
Total Enrollment 1,425 students 1,593 students
Arkansas Northeastern College Total Enrollment (2007-2016)
Student : Teacher Ratio 23:1 26:1
Arkansas Northeastern College Student Staff Ratio (2007-2016)
# Full-Time Students 538 students 706 students
Arkansas Northeastern College Full-Time Students (2007-2016)
# Part-Time Students 887 students 887 students
Arkansas Northeastern College Part-Time Students (2007-2016)
Arkansas Northeastern College Enrollment Breakdown AR All Enrollment Breakdown
% Asian
-
1%
Arkansas Northeastern College Asian (2007-2011)
% Hispanic
4%
5%
Arkansas Northeastern College Hispanic (2007-2016)
% Black
25%
19%
Arkansas Northeastern College Black (2007-2016)
% White
69%
70%
Arkansas Northeastern College White (2007-2016)
% Two or more races
2%
2%
Arkansas Northeastern College More (2012-2016)
Arkansas Northeastern College Ethnicity Breakdown AR All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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. 0.46 0.47
Arkansas Northeastern College Diversity Score (2007-2016)
College Completion Rate
23%
24%
Arkansas Northeastern College Completion Rates for First-Time, Full-Time Students (2007-2015)
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years) $27,100 $28,600
Arkansas Northeastern College Average and Median Earnings, Disaggregated by Student Subgroups (2008-2013)

Finances and Admission

  • The public in-state tuition of $2,234 is less than the state average of $2,998. The in-state tuition has grown by 9% over four years.
  • The public out-state tuition of $3,634 is less than the state average of $4,846. The out-state tuition has grown by 5% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $2,234 $2,998
Arkansas Northeastern College In-State Tuition Fees (2007-2016)
Out-State Tuition Fees $3,634 $4,846
Arkansas Northeastern College Out-State Tuition Fees (2007-2016)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 95% 95%
Arkansas Northeastern College % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2007-2016)
Median Debt for Graduates $4,000 $9,500
Arkansas Northeastern College Median debt for students who have completed (2007-2013)
Median Debt for Dropouts $3,500 $5,999
Arkansas Northeastern College Median debt for students who have not completed (2007-2015)
Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes

  • Arkansas Northeastern College seeks ways in which the College can provide for the continued development of, and expansion of, the College district as a learning community. Toward this goal, Arkansas Northeastern offers the first two years of a traditional college education transferable to a four-year college or university; job-entry training and occupational preparation programs as well as technical programs. Created in 1977, the ANC Foundation is one of the most successful two-year college foundations in the state. It is directed by a Board of Governors with interest in providing Arkansas Northeastern College financial assistance. The Foundation directly helps students through a large pool of privately funded scholarships. Arkansas Northeastern College is proud to offer distance education as a learning option for its students. At Arkansas Northeastern College, distance education is offered primarily in two formats, compressed video courses and internet courses.

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Did You Know?
For Arkansas public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $2,998 per year for in-state students and $4,846 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $16,679 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in Arkansas is 76%. Read more about national community college acceptance rates.

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 0.47, which is lower than the national average of 0.66. The most diverse community college in Arkansas is Remington College-Little Rock Campus. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.