- Arkansas State University Newport is a great place to start one’s higher education whether it is for job training, professional certification, general education requirements, or an Associates degree. Arkansas State University Newport's mission is to provide an affordable, quality education. ASUN is an institution where students come first, learning is a reality, goals are obtained and dreams are fulfilled. ASU-Newport is a great place to start if your goal is to obtain a General Equivalency Diploma, an Associate Degree, professional development, personal development or to transfer to another institution. We value partnerships in developing relevant educational programs and in providing learning opportunities and seamless educational services to the community we serve.
Arkansas State University-Newport serves 1,941 students (40% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is higher than the state community college average of 9:1.
Minority enrollment is 26% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 34%.
Quick Stats (2023)
- Enrollment: 1,941 students
- In-state tuition: $2,520
- Out-state tuition: $3,888
- Student:teacher ratio: 10:1
- Minority enrollment: 26%
- Source: Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS)
Arkansas State University-Newport ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Arkansas for:
The teacher population of 204 teachers has grown by 131% over five years.
Arkansas State University-Newport
(AR) Community College Avg.
Not applicable, not in Carnegie universe (not accredited or nondegree-granting)
At least 2 but less than 4 years
At least 2 but less than 4 years
The student population of Arkansas State University-Newport has declined by 18% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has decreased from 11:1 over five years.
The Arkansas State University-Newport diversity score of 0.43 is less than the state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has grown by 7% over five years.
Student : Teacher Ratio
# Full-Time Students
# Part-Time Students
# Enrollment Undergraduate
# Full-Time Undergraduate Students
# Full-Time Graduate Students
# Part-Time Undergraduate Students
# Part-Time Graduate Students
Total Dormitory Capacity
% American Indian/Alaskan
% Two or more races
% Non Resident races
% Unknown races
College Completion Rate (Students who graduate in less than 4 years)
College Completion Rate (Students who graduate in 4 years or more than 4 years)
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)
Tuition and Acceptance Rate
The public in-state tuition of $2,520 is less than the state average of $2,994. The in-state tuition has declined by 8% over four years.
The public out-state tuition of $3,888 is less than the state average of $4,750. The out-state tuition has declined by 7% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees
Out-State Tuition Fees
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid
Median Debt for Graduates
Median Debt for Dropouts
Source: 2021 (or latest year available) Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) , School Administrators
Frequently Asked Questions
How much does Arkansas State University-Newport cost?
Arkansas State University-Newport's tuition is approximately $2,520 for In-State students and $3,888 for Out-State students.
What is Arkansas State University-Newport's ranking?
Arkansas State University-Newport ranks among the top 20% of community college in Arkansas for: Largest student body and Highest graduate earnings (10 years post graduation).
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