1537 University Blvd.
Morrilton, AR 72110
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  • The University of Arkansas Community College at Morrilton (UACCM) is a two-year, state-supported higher education institution offering university-transfer and career-specific training programs, adult education, workforce education, and community outreach programs. Established in 1961 as Petit Jean Vo-Tech, the institution became the state's second vocational-technical school. In 1991, Petit Jean Vo-Tech converted to a technical college, becoming Petit Jean Technical College, and in 1997 officially changed its name to Petit Jean College. In 2001, the Petit Jean College Board of Trustees voted to affiliate with the University of Arkansas System and be known as the University of Arkansas Community College at Morrilton. Today, UACCM plays a significant role in the local economy, creating benefits ranging from increased job opportunities and improved quality of life to potential industrial growth and higher tax revenues.

School Highlights

University of Arkansas Community College-Morrilton serves 1,836 students (58% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is higher than the state community college average of 9:1.
Minority enrollment is 24% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 34%.

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Enrollment: 1,836 students
  • In-state tuition: $2,900
  • Out-state tuition: $3,788
  • Acceptance Rate: 100%
  • Student:teacher ratio: 11:1
  • Minority enrollment: 24%
  • Source: Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS)

Top Rankings

University of Arkansas Community College-Morrilton ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Arkansas for:

Category
Attribute
Completion Rates

School Overview

The teacher population of 170 teachers has grown by 146% over five years.
University of Arkansas Community College-Morrilton
(AR) Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification
Associates Colleges
Associates Colleges
Institution Level
At least 2 but less than 4 years
At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control
Public
Public
Total Faculty
170 staff
162 staff
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Student Body

The student population of University of Arkansas Community College-Morrilton has declined by 7% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has decreased from 29:1 over five years.
The University of Arkansas Community College-Morrilton diversity score of 0.40 is less than the state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment
1,836 students
1,243 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio
11:1
9:1
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# Full-Time Students
1,060 students
519 students
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# Part-Time Students
776 students
731 students
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# Enrollment Undergraduate
136 students
564 students
# Full-Time Undergraduate Students
1,060 students
519 students
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# Full-Time Graduate Students
n/a
11 students
# Part-Time Undergraduate Students
776 students
731 students
# Part-Time Graduate Students
n/a
46 students
Total Dormitory Capacity
n/a
160 students
% American Indian/Alaskan
n/a
1%
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% Asian
1%
2%
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% Hispanic
11%
10%
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% Black
6%
16%
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% White
76%
66%
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% Two or more races
5%
3%
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% Non Resident races
1%
1%
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% Unknown races
1%
1%
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Diversity Score
0.40
0.53
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College Completion Rate (Students who graduate in less than 4 years)
2.96%
1.37%
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College Completion Rate (Students who graduate in 4 years or more than 4 years)
n/a
1.36%
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)
$29,700
$28,600
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Tuition and Acceptance Rate

The public in-state tuition of $2,900 is less than the state average of $2,994. The in-state tuition has declined by 12% over four years.
The public out-state tuition of $3,788 is less than the state average of $4,750. The out-state tuition has declined by 5% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees
$2,900
$2,994
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Out-State Tuition Fees
$3,788
$4,750
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% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid
98%
94%
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Median Debt for Graduates
$10,406
$9,750
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Median Debt for Dropouts
$5,500
$5,300
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Acceptance Rate
100%
100%
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SAT Reading
430
430
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SAT Math
435
435
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SAT Writing
455
455
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ACT Composite
20
20
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ACT English
20
20
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ACT Math
20
20
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Source: 2021 (or latest year available) Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) , School Administrators

School Notes

  • From its inception, the University of Arkansas Community College at Morrilton has served central Arkansas by providing quality educational programs at an affordable cost. UACCM's academic programs make it possible for students to complete an Associate of Arts degree while meeting the general education requirements for transfer into a baccalaureate program at state universities or obtain a technical degree to enter the workforce immediately. Associate of Arts and Associate of Science degrees designed for university transfer are offered with plans of study in art, business, computer information science, English, general education, surveying technology, and teaching. Associate of Applied Science degrees, Technical Certificates, and Certificates of Proficiency designed for immediate entry into the job market are offered in the areas of accounting, air conditioning and refrigeration, automotive collision repair, automotive technology, business office technology, computer information systems, dietary management, drafting, early childhood development, emergency medical technology-basic, graphic design, nursing assistant, petroleum technology, practical nursing, registered nursing, retail marketing, surveying, and welding. Hands-on training and practical lab exercises are emphasized in these programs, most of which may be completed in one to two years. UACCM has expanded options available to students through its partnerships with other colleges within the University of Arkansas System. The University of Arkansas Community College at Morrilton is accredited by The Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association.

Frequently Asked Questions

How much does University of Arkansas Community College-Morrilton cost?

University of Arkansas Community College-Morrilton's tuition is approximately $2,900 for In-State students and $3,788 for Out-State students.

What is the acceptance rate of University of Arkansas Community College-Morrilton?

The acceptance rate of University of Arkansas Community College-Morrilton is 100%, which is equal to the state average of 100%.

What is University of Arkansas Community College-Morrilton's ranking?

University of Arkansas Community College-Morrilton ranks among the top 20% of community college in Arkansas for: Percent of students receiving financial aid and Highest completion rates.

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Enrollment: 1,836 students
  • In-state tuition: $2,900
  • Out-state tuition: $3,788
  • Acceptance Rate: 100%
  • Student:teacher ratio: 11:1
  • Minority enrollment: 24%
  • Source: Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS)

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