• 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 1,562 students (39% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 8:1 is lower than the state community college average of 10:1.
Minority enrollment is 34% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 36%.

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Enrollment: 1,562 students
  • In-state tuition: $2,234
  • Out-state tuition: $3,634
  • Student:teacher ratio: 8:1
  • Minority enrollment: 34%
  • Source: Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS)

Top Rankings

Arkansas Northeastern College ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Arkansas for:

School Overview

The teacher population of 192 teachers has grown by 26% over five years.
Arkansas Northeastern College
(AR) Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification
Associate's Colleges: High Vocational & Technical-High Nontraditional
Associate's Colleges: Mixed Transfer/Vocational & Technical-High Nontraditional
Institution Level
At least 2 but less than 4 years
At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control
Public
Public
Total Faculty
192 staff
162 staff
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Student Body

The student population of Arkansas Northeastern College has grown by 9% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 8:1 has decreased from 23:1 over five years.
The Arkansas Northeastern College diversity score of 0.49 is less than the state average of 0.55. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment
1,562 students
1,407 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio
8:1
10:1
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# Full-Time Students
604 students
580 students
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# Part-Time Students
958 students
827 students
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Total Dormitory Capacity
n/a
145 students
% American Indian/Alaskan
n/a
1%
% Asian
1%
2%
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% Hispanic
5%
10%
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% Black
27%
18%
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% White
66%
64%
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% Two or more races
1%
4%
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% Non Resident races
n/a
1%
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This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in AR.
Diversity Score
0.49
0.55
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College Completion Rate
25%
30%
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Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)
$27,100
$28,600
This chart display average graduate earnings (10 Years) of Arkansas Northeastern College and community college average graduate earnings (10 Years) of AR by year, disaggregated by student subgroups with the latest 2012-13 school year data.

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

The public in-state tuition of $2,234 is less than the state average of $2,990. The in-state tuition has declined by 10% over four years.
The public out-state tuition of $3,634 is less than the state average of $4,750. The out-state tuition has declined by 6% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees
$2,234
$2,990
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Out-State Tuition Fees
$3,634
$4,750
This chart display tuition fees for an out-of-state student of Arkansas Northeastern College and the public community college average tuition fees for an out-of-state student of AR by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid
97%
93%
This chart display the percent of students who is receiving some financial aid in Arkansas Northeastern College and the percent of community college students who is receiving some financial aid in AR by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Median Debt for Graduates
$4,000
$9,500
This chart display median debt for students who have completed a certificate or degree in Arkansas Northeastern College and average median debt for community college students who have completed a certificate or degree in AR by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Median Debt for Dropouts
$3,500
$5,362
This chart display median debt for students who have not completed a certificate or degree in Arkansas Northeastern College and average median debt for community college students who have not completed a certificate or degree in AR by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Acceptance Rate
n/a
76%
SAT Reading
n/a
540
SAT Math
n/a
520
SAT Writing
n/a
515
ACT Composite
n/a
22
ACT English
n/a
22
ACT Math
n/a
21
Source: 2020 (or latest year available) Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (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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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Enrollment: 1,562 students
  • In-state tuition: $2,234
  • Out-state tuition: $3,634
  • Student:teacher ratio: 8:1
  • Minority enrollment: 34%
  • Source: Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS)

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Did You Know?

For Arkansas public 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 $12,649 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in Arkansas is 86%. Read more about national community college acceptance rates.

Arkansas community colleges have a diversity score of 0.55, which is lower than the national average of 0.71. The most diverse community college in Arkansas is Bryan University. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.

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