North Arkansas College
- A comprehensive community college, Northark provides both vocational training in high wage and demand jobs as well as education to transfer to a university. Northark is a high value institution with very low tutition and high quality instruction. Graduates are successful in the university and the workplace. Be a Pioneer!
- The teacher population of 90 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
|North Arkansas College||(AR) Community College Avg.|
|Carnegie Classification||Associate of Arts Colleges||Baccalaureate / Associates Colleges|
|Institution Level||Less than 2 yrs||At least 2 but less than 4 years|
|Total Faculty||90 staff||62 staff|
|Total Enrollment||2,157 students||1,650 students|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||24:1||25:1|
|# Full-Time Students||1,069 students||724 students|
|# Part-Time Students||1,088 students||926 students|
|% American Indian/Alaskan||-|
|% Two or more races|
|% Unknown races|
|College Completion Rate|
|Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)||$27,900||$28,600|
Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS
- The North Arkansas College mission is to provide high quality, affordable, convenient opportunities for learning and community enrichment. The vision is to be a premier institution, achieving excellence through innovation, technology, continuous improvement, and quality instruction.
- The nearest community college to North Arkansas College is Arkansas State University-Mountain Home (39.8 miles away).
- College Location Mi. Students
- 1,393 students | 39.80 Mi1600 South College Street
Mountain Home,  AR  72653
- 61 students | 60.70 Mi3704 W. Walnut St.
Rogers,  AR  72756
- 322 students | 63.80 Mi4255 Nature Center Way
Springfield,  MO  65804
- 7,715 students | 63.80 MiOne College Drive
Bentonville,  AR  72712
- 232 students | 67.40 Mi1010 W Sunshine
Springfield,  MO  65807
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