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 Four-Year Colleges/Universities 
Public
Arkansas State University, Jonesboro
Arkansas Tech University, Russellville
Henderson State University, Arkadelphia
Southern Arkansas University, Magnolia
University of Arkansas, Fayetteville
University of Arkansas–Fort Smith
University of Arkansas at Little Rock
University of Arkansas at Monticello
University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff
University of Central Arkansas, Conway
Private
Arkansas Baptist College, Little Rock
Central Baptist College, Conway
Crowley’s Ridge College, Paragould
Harding University, Searcy
Hendrix College, Conway
John Brown University, Siloam Springs
Lyon College, Batesville
Ouachita Baptist University, Arkadelphia
Philander Smith College, Little Rock
University of the Ozarks, Clarksville
Williams Baptist College, Walnut Ridge
 Two-year Colleges 
Arkansas Northeastern College, Blytheville
Arkansas State University–Beebe
Arkansas State University–Mid-South, West Memphis
Arkansas State University–Mountain Home
Arkansas State University–Newport
Baptist Health College Little Rock
Black River Technical College, Paragould
Black River Technical College, Pocahontas
College of the Ouachitas, Malvern
East Arkansas Community College, Forrest City
National Park College, Hot Springs
North Arkansas College, Harrison
NorthWest Arkansas Community College, Bentonville
Ozarka College, Melbourne
Additional classroom sites in Ash Flat, Mammoth Spring and Mountain View
Phillips Community College of the University of Arkansas–DeWitt
Phillips Community College of the University of Arkansas–Helena
Phillips Community College of the University of Arkansas–Stuttgart
University of Arkansas-Pulaski Technical College, North Little Rock
University of Arkansas-Rich Mountain Community College, Mena
South Arkansas Community College, El Dorado
Southeast Arkansas College, Pine Bluff
Southern Arkansas University Tech, Camden
Texarkana College, Texarkana
University of Arkansas Cossatot, De Queen
Additional classroom sites in Ashdown, Dierks, Foreman, Murfreesboro and Nashville
University of Arkansas Community College at Batesville
University of Arkansas at Hope, Texarkana campus
University of Arkansas Community College at Morrilton
University of Arkansas Monticello College of Technology–Crossett
University of Arkansas Monticello College of Technology–McGehee
 Technical Schools 
Arkansas State University–Newport, Jonesboro
Arkansas State University–Newport, Marked Tree
Arkansas Tech University, Ozark campus
Arkansas Welding Academy, Jacksonville
Crowley’s Ridge Technical Institute, Forrest City
Northwest Technical Institute, Springdale
 Graduate & Other Schools 
Arkansas College of Osteopathic Medicine, Fort Smith
New York Institute of Technology College of Osteopathic Medicine at Arkansas State University
Paramount School of Dental Assisting
Clinton School of Public Service, Little Rock
Jefferson Regional Medical School of Nursing, Pine Bluff
University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences – Little Rock

Four-Year Colleges/Universities

*Arkansas Baptist College
Type: Private
Address: 1621 Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Drive, Little Rock 72202
Phone: (501) 420-1229
Fax: (501) 372-7992

Fall 2016 Enrollment: 843
2016 Undergrad In-state Tuition: $9,360 (based on two 15-hour semesters, including mandatory fees)
Application Deadline: N/A
Admissions Contact: Contact Jocelyn Spriggs by emailing Jocelyn.Spriggs@ArkansasBaptist.edu.
Admissions Requirements: High school diploma or GED, high school transcript and shot records required to apply; ACT, SAT and COMPASS scores used for placement only; open admission.
Financial Aid: About 90 percent of students receive financial aid. Contact Financial Aid Office by calling Pat Procter at (501) 492-0541 or Rodrick Dunn at (501) 492-0540.
Scholarships: Limited number of scholarships available; no deadlines.


*Arkansas State University
Type: Public
Address: 2105 E. Aggie Road, Jonesboro 72467
Phone: (870) 972-2031
Fax: (870) 972-3744
 
Fall 2016 Enrollment: 14,085
2016 Undergrad In-state Tuition: $8,200 (based on two 15-hour semesters, including mandatory fees)
Application Deadline: Friday prior to start of each semester. Contact admissions office for more details.
Admissions Contact: Jason Smith, recruitment; Tracy Finch, admissions
Admissions Requirements: For unconditional admission, ACT score of 21 or higher or equivalent score on SAT or ASSET, and a 2.50 GPA.
Financial Aid: Financial Aid Office, P.O. Box 1620, State University, 72467 or call (870) 972-2310; email FinAid@AState.edu. Priority date for application is July 1 of the award year.
Scholarships: There are more than 200 private and publicly funded scholarships annually. Contact
Financial Aid Office at P.O. Box 1620 or visit FinAid.AState.edu.


Arkansas Tech University
Type: Public
Address: Brown Hall, Suite 104, 105 W. O St., Russellville 72801
Phone: (479) 968-0343
Fax: (479) 964-0522
 
Fall 2016 Enrollment: 11,894
2016 Undergrad In-state Tuition for Classes Only: $6,570 (based on two 15-hour semesters, excluding fees and room and board)
2016 Additional Fees Annually: $7,570 (including room and board with basic meal plan and any other required fees, based on two 15-hour semesters)
Application Fee: None for undergraduate.
Application Deadline: Aug. 1 is the priority admission application deadline for fall. Jan. 1 is the priority admission application deadline for spring.
Admissions Contact: Visit ATU.edu/Admissions.
Admissions Requirements: Composite ACT score of 19 or above, composite SAT score of 990 or above on the RSAT scale of 1600 or a composite SAT score of 1330 on the former SAT exam with a scale of 2400, or a composite Next Generation ACCUPLACER score of 246. Note: The ACT Writing exam is not required for admission purposes. Completion of graduation requirements from a public secondary school, private secondary school, or a home school program documenting a minimum 2.0/4.0 cumulative grade point average, and completion of the university’s secondary school core curriculum, OR minimum GED score of 600. Freshmen who do not meet unconditional admission requirements will be conditionally admitted with a minimum composite ACT score of 15, composite SAT score of 830 or above on the RSAT scale of 1600 or a composite SAT score of 1060 on the former SAT exam with a scale of 2400, or a composite Next Generation ACCUPLACER score of 229, and by completing college core with a 2.0/4.0 grade point average or minimum GED score of 600.
Financial Aid: Contact the Office of Financial Aid at (479) 968-0399 or email fa.help@atu.edu.
Scholarships: All freshmen academic scholarships are awarded on a competitive basis. The application for undergraduate admission serves as the scholarship application. There is not a separate scholarship application to complete; however, an early admission status is required. To apply for Board of Trustees, Presidential, University, Deans, Academic Excellence, Academic and Incentive Scholarships there is a priority scholarship deadline of Nov. 15, and a final scholarship deadline of Feb. 15, of the current award year. Visit ATU.edu/Honors to learn more about the University Honors program. Students receiving academic scholarships must be U.S. citizens.


*Central Baptist College
Type: Private
Address: 1501 College Ave., Conway 72034
Phone: (501) 329-6873
Fax: (501) 329-2941

Fall 2016 Enrollment: 832
2016 Undergrad In-state Tuition: $15,000 (based on two 15-hour semesters, including mandatory fees)
Application Deadline: First day of classes
Admissions Contact: Lisa Padgett, (501) 205-8839
Admissions Requirements: ACT score of 19; SAT score of 1400
Financial Aid: Please call (501) 205-8911 for Financial Aid information tailored for you.
Scholarships: More than 50 endowed scholarships and five levels of academic scholarships available. Dec. 10 and Feb. 15 are priority application deadlines. Athletic and Music scholarships are also available.


Crowley’s Ridge College
Type: Private
Address: 100 College Drive, Paragould 72450
Phone: (870) 236-6901
Fax: (870) 236-7748

Fall 2016 Enrollment: 224
2016 Undergrad In-state Tuition for Classes Only: $10,500 (based on two 15-hour semesters, excluding fees and room and board)
2016 Additional Fees Annually: $18,800 (including room and board with basic meal plan and any other required fees, based on two 15-hour semesters)
Application Fee: None
Application Deadline: Aug. 1 and Jan. 6
Admissions Contact: Chris Hughes, director of admissions
Admissions Requirements: High school diploma or GED; minimum 2.0 GPA; open admission policy within guidelines. Students requiring developmental courses admitted as regular/provisional students.
Financial Aid: Contact the Financial Aid Office at the address above, call (870) 236-6901 or email David Goff at DGoff@CRC.edu.
Scholarships: Federal and state programs, plus stacking institutional scholarships for athletics and academics beginning with ACT of 20. Choir, drama, Bible and other specialized scholarships available. Contact the Admissions Office at above address or phone number.


Harding University
Type: Private
Address: 915 E. Market Ave., Searcy 72149
Phone: (501) 279-4000
Fax: (501) 279-4805

Fall 2016 Enrollment: 5,875
2016 Undergrad In-state Tuition for Classes Only: $17,940 (based on two 15-hour semesters, excluding fees and room and board)
2016 Additional Fees Annually
: $7,455 (including room and board with basic meal plan and any other required fees, based on two 15-hour semesters)
Application Fee:
$50
Application Deadline: Aug. 15 and Jan. 3
Admissions Contact: Office of Undergraduate Admissions
Admissions Requirements: Completed application for undergraduate admission along with $50 non-refundable application fee, housing preference form (if desiring on-campus housing) and $140 housing reservation deposit, an academic reference and character reference, high school transcript or all college transcripts (if at least 14 transferable college hours), and ACT or SAT test score. Students wishing to apply to Harding must have a 19 ACT or 900 SAT and 3.0 high school GPA (on a 4.0 scale).
Financial Aid: Contact Student Financial Services by calling (501) 279-4257 or toll-free at (800) 477-3243 or email FinAid@Harding.edu.
Scholarships: Academic scholarships at Harding include National Merit Scholarships and Trustee Scholarships that cover the full amount of tuition; academic achievement scholarships that covers up to about half of tuition; and transfer student scholarships. Harding also offers need-based grants and tuition discounts to Christian college employees, Christian ministers and missionaries, orphans and others. Harding offers special scholarships such as the Scouting Scholarship, awarded to full-time students who have earned the rank Gold Award (Girl Scouts), the Stars and Stripes Award (American Heritage Girls), Eagle (Boy Scouts), Silver Award (Venturing) or Quartermaster Award (Sea Scouts). More than 90 percent of the student body at Harding receive financial aid.


Henderson State University
Type: Public
Address: 1100 Henderson St., Arkadelphia 71999
Phone: (870) 230-5028
Fax: (870) 230-5066

Fall 2016 Enrollment: 3,565
2016 Undergrad In-state Tuition for Classes Only: $6,450 (based on two 15-hour semesters, excluding fees and room and board)
2016 Additional Fees Annually: $8,866 (including room and board with basic meal plan and any other required fees, based on two 15-hour semesters)
Application Fee: None
Application Deadline: Admissions deadlines are rolling, but the freshman scholarship deadline is Feb. 1.
Admissions Contact: Office of Enrollment Services and Admissions
Admissions Requirements: ACT score of 19. Students who have an ACT Composite score of 16, 17 or 18 will be conditionally admitted and will be required to register with the Henderson State Academic Advising Center.
Financial Aid: 90 percent of students receive financial aid, including scholarships. Contact the Financial Aid Office in Womack Hall, Room 203 or call (870) 230-5148.
Scholarships: Contact University Relations and Admissions at above address and phone number.


*Hendrix College
Type: Private
Address: 1600 Washington Ave., Conway 72032
Phone: (800) 277-9017
Fax: (501) 450-3843

Fall 2016 Enrollment: 1,328
2016 Undergrad In-state Tuition: $44,070 (based on two 15-hour semesters, including mandatory fees)
Application Fee: N/A
Application Deadline: For Early Action I, the application deadline is Nov. 15 and notifications are mailed on Dec. 15. For Early Action II, the application deadline is Feb. 1 and notifications are mailed on March 1. Applications submitted after Feb. 1 (regular decision) will be reviewed to fill any spaces that remain in the freshman class. To reserve a position in the freshman class, accepted students must submit an enrollment deposit and housing agreement by May 1.
Admissions Contact: Contact Office of Admission at above address, call (800) 277-9017, email Adm@Hendrix.edu or visit Hendrix.edu/Admission.
Admissions Requirements: Admission is based upon an overall and holistic review of each applicant rather than on a single factor. Most applicants are expected to have at least a 3.0 GPA and a 24 ACT or 1120 SAT.
Financial Aid: Contact Office of Financial Aid at above address, call (501) 450-1368, email Student_Aid@Hendrix.edu, or visit Hendrix.edu/FinancialAid.
Scholarships: Hendrix awards merit scholarships ranging from $1,000 per year to a full scholarship. Scholarships are also awarded in the fine and performing arts as well as leadership and service. Other scholarships are made possible by more than 300 endowments.


John Brown University
Type: Private
Address: 2000 W. University St., Siloam Springs 72761
Phone: (479) 524-9500
Fax: (479) 524-7348

Fall 2016 Enrollment: 2,707
2016 Undergrad In-state Tuition for Classes Only: $24,218 (based on two 15-hour semesters, excluding fees and room and board)
2016 Additional Fees Annually: $9,946 (including room and board with basic meal plan and any other required fees, based on two 15-hour semesters)
Application Fee: $25
Application Deadline: We do not have an application deadline. However, we encourage students to apply by the fall of their senior year; that way the spring can be spent visiting campus and applying for scholarships.
Admissions Contact: Contact Admissions at JBUInfo@JBU.edu or (877) JBU-INFO
Admissions Requirements: 2.5 unweighted high school GPA and either an ACT score of 20 or an SAT score of 950.
Financial Aid: A JBU education is an investment in your future. Students invest four years of their lives in exchange for an experience that will shape and influence who they are going to be personally and professionally. Our financial aid staff goes above and beyond to help students afford JBU whenever possible. Before you say you cannot afford it, contact us to see what we can do for you.
Scholarships: Last year, JBU awarded $13 million in scholarships and grants to assist 90 percent of our full-time students. Scholarship and Grant information can be found on our website at JBU.edu/FinancialAid or by emailing us at FinAid@JBU.edu.


Lyon College
Type: Private
Address: 2300 Highland Road, Batesville 72501
Phone: (870) 307-7201
Fax: (870) 307-7001

Fall 2016 Enrollment: 689
2016 Undergrad In-state Tuition for Classes Only: $26,050 (based on two 15-hour semesters, excluding fees and room and board)
2016 Additional Fees Annually: Room and Board $8,440; Student Activity Fee $240 (with basic meal plan and any other required fees, based on two 15-hour semesters)
Application Fee: $25
Application Deadline: Rolling
Admissions Contact: Matt Crisman, (870) 307-7416
Admissions Requirements: Sliding scale: 20 ACT & 3.6 GPA, 21 ACT & 3.1 GPA, or 22 ACT & 2.6 GPA. All require a 20 on the math section of the ACT.
Financial Aid: Contact the Office of Financial Aid at the above address. Financial aid is available through federal and state grant programs, federal loan programs, federal work-study programs, and Lyon College’s scholarship, grant and work-study programs.
Scholarships: Both merit and need-based aid are available. Merit aid is awarded based on performances at Honors Day scholarship competitions held on campus each fall.


Ouachita Baptist University
Type: Private
Address: 410 Ouachita St., Arkadelphia 71998
Phone: (870) 245-5110
Fax: (870) 245-5500

Fall 2016 Enrollment: 1,494
2016 Undergrad In-state Tuition for Classes Only: $25,300 (based on two 15-hour semesters, excluding fees and room and board)
2016 Additional Fees Annually: $8,200 (including room and board with basic meal plan and any other required fees, based on two 15-hour semesters)
Application Fee: None
Application Deadline: Rolling
Admissions Contact: Admissions Counseling: 800.DIAL.OBU (800-342-5628)
Admissions Requirements: High school diploma (certified or official transcript); a minimum GPA of 2.75 on a 4.0 scale; a minimum ACT composite score of 20 or an SAT score of 950
Financial Aid: More than 97 percent of students receive financial assistance. Contact Student Financial Services Office, P.O. Box 3774, Arkadelphia, AR 71998, call (870) 245-5584, or email FinAid@OBU.edu.
Scholarships: More than $18 million in scholarships and other aid is awarded each year.


*Philander Smith College
Type: Private
Address: 900 Daisy Bates Drive, Little Rock, AR 72202
Phone: (501) 370-5221
Fax: (501) 370-5225

Fall 2016 Enrollment: 765
2016 Undergrad In-state Tuition: $12,564 (based on two 15-hour semesters, including mandatory fees)
Application Fee: N/A
Application Deadline: Before classes begin on Aug. 14. Check website for spring deadlines.
Admissions Contact: Contact Admissions Office at (501) 370-5221 or (800) 446-6772 or visit Philander.edu.
Admissions Requirements: 2.5 cumulative GPA and the ACT or SAT scores. Scores are used for placement in first semester courses.
Financial Aid: More than 98 percent of students receive some form of financial aid. Contact the Financial Aid Office at (501) 370-5350 or email FinancialAid@Philander.edu.
Scholarships: Contact the Admissions or Financial Aid Office at above phone number or email FinancialAid@Philander.edu or visit the website at Philander.edu.


Southern Arkansas University
Type: Public
Address: 100 E. University St., Magnolia 71753
Phone: (870) 235-4040
Fax: (870) 235-5072

Fall 2016 Enrollment: 4,771
2016 Undergrad In-state Tuition for Classes Only: $6,690 (based on two 15-hour semesters, excluding fees and room and board)
2016 Additional Fees Annually: $7,298 (including room and board with basic meal plan and any other required fees, based on two 15-hour semesters)
Application Fee: No undergraduate application fee; $25 fee for graduate programs; $50 fee for international applications:
Application Deadline: Aug. 18 and Jan. 5
Admissions Contact: Sarah Jennings, (870) 235-4040
Admissions Requirements: ACT score of 19 or higher on English, math and reading for unconditional admission; ACT of 16-18 for conditional admission.
Financial Aid: Contact Marcela McRae-Brunson, Director of Financial Aid, 100 E. University, MSC 9344, Magnolia, AR 71753, or call (870) 235-4023
Scholarships: More than 350 scholarships are available.


University of Arkansas
Type: Public
Address: 232 Silas Hunt Hall, Fayetteville 72701
Phone: (479) 575-5346
Fax: (479) 575-7515

Fall 2016 Enrollment: 27,194
2016 Undergrad In-state Tuition for Classes Only: $7,204 (based on two 15-hour semesters, excluding fees and room and board)
2016 Additional Fees Annually: $12,994 (including room and board with basic meal plan and any other required fees, based on two 15-hour semesters)
Application Fee: $40
Application Deadline: Students interested in applying to the University of Arkansas for the fall semester are urged to apply through the early admission process before Nov. 1. By applying early, students take full advantage of scholarship opportunities, as well as housing and orientation options. Regular fall applications will be accepted until Aug. 1.
Admissions Contact: Contact the Office of Admissions at 232 Silas Hunt Hall, Fayetteville 72701, call (479) 575-5346 or email UofA@UArk.com.
Admissions Requirements: To meet minimum admission requirements, Arkansas students must have a GPA of at least 3.0 on a 4.0 scale, an ACT score of at least 20 or a new SAT score of at least 1020 and be in the process of completing the 16-unit preparatory core.
Financial Aid: Contact the Office of Financial Aid, 114 Silas Hunt Hall, Fayetteville 72701, call (479) 575-3806, or visit FinAid.UArk.edu.
Scholarships: Each year the University of Arkansas provides entering freshmen with nearly $17 million in renewable scholarship support. For additional information visit Scholarships.UArk.edu, email Scholars@UArk.edu, or call (479) 575-4464.


University of Arkansas — Fort Smith
Type: Public
Address: 5210 Grand Ave., Fort Smith 72913
Phone: (479) 788-7120
Fax: (479) 788-7108

Fall 2016 Enrollment: 6,584
2016 Undergrad In-state Tuition for Classes Only: $6,935 (based on two 15-hour semesters, excluding fees and room and board)
2016 Additional Fees Annually: $8,282 (including room and board with basic meal plan and any other required fees, based on two 15-hour semesters)
Application Fee: None
Application Deadline: Visit Admissions.UAFS.edu for details and more information.
Admissions Contact: Steve Ervin, (479) 788-7120
Admissions Requirements: Students who have a composite 19 or higher and a 2.0 GPA will be unconditionally admitted. All other applicants will be reviewed on their individual merits.
Financial Aid: Contact the Financial Aid Office at (479) 788-7090 or email FinAid@UAFS.edu.
Scholarships: UAFS offers a comprehensive scholarship program. Deadlines may vary. Contact admissions at (479) 788-7120 or toll-free (888) 512-5466.


University of Arkansas at Little Rock
Type: Public
Address: 2801 S. University Ave., Little Rock 72204
Phone: (501) 569-3127
Fax: (501) 569-8956

Fall 2016 Enrollment: 11,665
2016 Undergrad In-state Tuition for Classes Only: $8,633 (based on two 15-hour semesters, excluding fees and room and board)
2016 Additional Fees Annually: Room and board $5,820 (with basic meal plan and any other required fees, based on two 15-hour semesters)
Application Fee: $40
Days when application fees are waived: Discover: UA Little Rock Fall Preview Days:
Application Deadline: The freshman admission and credential deadline is a week before classes begin.
Admissions Contact: Katie Young, Director of Admissions
Admissions Requirements: Apply for admission at Apply.UALR.edu. Admission standards are based on completion of the college prep core, your high school GPA, and standardized test scores. Visit UALR.edu/Admissions for full details and requirements.
Financial Aid: Deadlines to apply are July 1 for fall semester and Dec. 1 for spring semester. Submit your FAFSA by March 1 to maximize your financial aid eligibility. Contact the Office of Financial Aid at (501) 569-3035 or email FinancialAid@UALR.edu.
Scholarships: UALR offers a wide range of scholarships to support our commitment to students. To apply for one of the many scholarships available, be sure to complete an online application for admission and an application for scholarships. Remember to submit your required credentials by the priority deadline of Dec. 1 (final deadline Feb. 1).


University of Arkansas at Monticello
Type: Public
Address: 371 University Drive, Monticello, 71656
Phone: (870) 460-1412
Fax: (870) 460-1212

Fall 2016 Enrollment: 3,924
2016 Undergrad In-state Tuition for Classes Only: $4,650 (based on two 15-hour semesters, excluding fees and room and board)
2016 Additional Fees Annually: $2,560 (including room and board with basic meal plan and any other required fees, based on two 15-hour semesters)
Application Fee: N/A
Application Deadline: Aug. 23 and Jan. 10
Admissions Contact: Tawana Jones-Greene at (800) 844-1826 or AdmissionsOffice@UAMont.edu
Admissions Requirements: ACT, SAT, or ACCUPLACER scores for placement only.
Financial Aid: Contact Financial Aid Office at P.O. Box 3470, Monticello 71656, or call (870) 460-1050 or toll-free (800) 226-2643.
Scholarships: UAM offers institutional, private and grant-in-aid scholarships. Priority deadline is March 1. Call (800) 844-1826 for more information.


University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff
Type: Public
Address: 1200 N. University Drive, Pine Bluff 71601
Phone: (870) 575-8492
Fax: (870) 575-4607

Fall 2016 Enrollment: 2,821
2016 Undergrad In-state Tuition for Classes Only: $4,710 (based on two 15-hour semesters, excluding fees and room and board)
2016 Additional Fees Annually: $9,338 (including room and board with basic meal plan and any other required fees, based on two 15-hour semesters)
Application Fee: $30
Application Deadline: None
Admissions Contact: Philomena Owasoyo
Admissions Requirements: ACT of 19 or equivalent on alternate test; 2.0 GPA.
Financial Aid: Contact Office of Financial Aid at above address, (870) 543-8302 or email KearneyJ@UAPB.edu.
Scholarships: More than 150 scholarships are available. To receive priority consideration, apply before 15. Limited funds are available after this date. Contact the Office of Financial Aid at above address and phone number.


University of Central Arkansas
Type: Public
Address: 201 Donaghey Ave., Conway 72035
Phone: (501) 450-3128
Fax: (501) 450-5228

Fall 2016 Enrollment: 11,487
2016 Undergrad In-state Tuition for Classes Only: $6,223 (based on two 15-hour semesters, excluding fees and room and board)
2016 Additional Fees Annually: $2,001 (including room and board with basic meal plan and any other required fees, based on two 15-hour semesters)
Application Fee: $25
Application Deadline: Last day to register for fall classes is Aug. 17. Last day to register for spring classes is Jan. 11.
Admissions Contact: Contact Admissions Office at (501) 450-3128 or (800) 243-8245, or email Admissions@UCA.edu
Admissions Requirements: Unconditional Admission: ACT composite 21 AND 2.75 GPA; Conditional Admission: ACT composite 17 AND 2.5 GPA
Financial Aid: Approximately 80 percent of UCA students receive financial aid or scholarship assistance. Contact the Office of Student Financial Aid, Harrin Hall, Suite 200, UCA, Conway, AR 72035, call (501) 450-3140, email FinAid@UCA.edu, or visit UCA.edu/FinancialAid.
Scholarships: Check the latest information on scholarships at UCA.edu/Scholarships.


University of the Ozarks
Type: Private
Address: 415 N. College Ave., Clarksville 72830
Phone: (479) 979-1227
Fax: (479) 979-1417

Fall 2016 Enrollment: 686
2016 Undergrad In-state Tuition for Classes Only: $23,750 (based on two 15-hour semesters, excluding fees and room and board)
2016 Additional Fees Annually: $7,100 (including room and board with basic meal plan and any other required fees, based on two 15-hour semesters)
Application Fee: None
Application Deadline: Candidates for admission are notified of decisions on a rolling basis as the application is completed.
Admissions Contact: Joey Hughes, (479) 774-2962
Admissions Requirements: ACT composite score of at least 18 or an SAT score of at least 850; minimum high school GPA of 2.0.
Financial Aid: More than 98 percent of Ozarks students receive some form of financial assistance. Contact the Financial Aid Office at (479) 979-1227 or at Admiss@Ozarks.edu.
Scholarships: University of the Ozarks awards more than $9 million in university funds to assist students financially.


Williams Baptist College
Type: Private
Address: 60 W. Fulbright Ave., Walnut Ridge 72476
Phone: (870) 759-4120
Fax: (870) 759-4163

Fall 2016 Enrollment: 464
2016 Undergrad In-state Tuition for Classes Only: $16,200 (based on two 15-hour semesters, excluding fees and room and board)
2016 Additional Fees Annually: $8,720 (including room and board with basic meal plan and any other required fees, based on two 15-hour semesters)
Application Fee: None
Application Deadline: Rolling deadlines
Admissions Contact: Andrew Watson, (870) 759-4118
Admissions Requirements: Unconditional-ACT score of 20 or higher or SAT of 1020 or higher; minimum high school cumulative GPA of 2.6.
Financial Aid: More than 99 percent of students receive some sort of financial aid. Contact the Financial Aid Office, P.O. Box 3734, Walnut Ridge, 72476, call (870) 759-4112, or email FinancialAid@WBColl.edu.
Scholarships: About 97 percent of students receive scholarship assistance. See WilliamsBaptistCollege.com/Scholarships for more information.


Two-Year Colleges/Universities

Arkansas Northeastern College
Type: Public
Address: P.O. Box 1109, Blytheville 72316
Phone: (870) 838-2955
Fax: (870) 763-1654

Fall 2016 Enrollment: 1,416
2016 Undergrad In-state Tuition for Classes Only: $2,144 (based on two 15-hour semesters, excluding fees and room and board)
2016 Additional Fees Annually: $350 (including room and board with basic meal plan and any other required fees, based on two 15-hour semesters)
Application Fee: N/A
Application Deadline: Fall 2017 Deadline: Aug. 16, 2017; Spring 2018 Deadline: Jan. 4, 2018
Admissions Contact: Emily Peridore, (870) 838-2955
Admissions Requirements: ACT, ACCUPLACER used for placement only
Financial Aid: (870) 762-1020, ext. 1160
Scholarships: Over 40 foundation scholarships available, including the Great River Promise Scholarship for graduates of any Mississippi County high school that meets criteria.


*Arkansas State University – Beebe
ASU-Beebe has campus locations at Beebe, Heber Springs, Searcy, and at the Little Rock Air Force Base. Bachelor and graduate level degree programs are available through Arkansas State University on the Beebe campus.
Address: 1000 Iowa St., Beebe 72012
Phone: (501) 882-8860
Fax: (501) 882-8895
Fall 2016 Enrollment: 3,989
2016 Undergrad In-state Tuition for Classes Only (based on two 15-hour semesters, excluding fees and room and board): $2,940
2016 Additional Fees Annually (including room and board with basic meal plan and any other required fees, based on two 15-hour semesters): $5,720
Application Fee: None for college / $150 application fee for on-campus housing only
Application Deadline: Aug. 15 and Jan. 15
Admissions Contact: Robin Hayes or Patti Carson
Admissions Requirements: ACT, SAT, ACCUPLACER scores used for placement in math and English; open admission.
Financial Aid: Contact our Financial Aid Office at (501) 882-8845.
Scholarships: Chancellor’s Scholarship, Academic Achievement, Academic Opportunity, Arkansas Scholars Program and some private and vocational scholarships are available. Contact our counselor for more info at (501) 882-8860.


*Arkansas State University – Mid-South
Address: 2000 W. Broadway Blvd., West Memphis 72301
Phone: (870) 733-6722

Fall 2016 Enrollment: 1,836
2016 Undergrad In-state Tuition (based on two 15-hour semesters, including mandatory fees): $3,880
Application Fee: N/A
Application Deadline: Fall is Aug. 19 and spring is Jan. 13
Admissions Contact: N/A
Admissions Requirements: High school diploma or GED; ACT, ASSET, COMPASS or SAT scores used for placement only; open admission

Financial Aid: Contact Financial Aid Office at above address, call (870) 733-6729 or email FinAid@ASUMidSouth.edu.
Scholarships: ASU Mid-South offers numerous institutional and Foundation-administered scholarships every semester. Some are degree specific; others are not.


*Arkansas State University –Mountain Home
Type: Public
Address: 1600 S. College St., Mountain Home 72653
Phone: (870) 508-6104
Fax: (870) 508-6287

Fall 2016 Enrollment: 1,367
2016 Undergrad In-state Tuition (based on two 15-hour semesters, including mandatory fees): $3,480
Application Fee: N/A
Application Deadline: June 1 and Oct. 1
Admissions Contact: Christopher Constantine
Admissions Requirements: ACT scores must be 21 or higher to enroll in College Algebra, 19 or higher to enroll in Composition I and 19 or higher to be exempt from remediation.

Financial Aid: Contact Clay Berry via email at CBerry@ASUMH.edu or by phone at (870) 508-6124. Grants, loans, scholarships, state scholarships, grants and other aid are available.
Scholarships: Arkansas high school graduates with a composite ACT of 24 receive full tuition paid.


Arkansas State University –Newport
Type: Public
Address: 7648 Victory Blvd., Newport 72112
Phone: (870) 512-7800

Fall 2016 Enrollment: 2,711
2016 Undergrad In-state Tuition for Classes Only (based on two 15-hour semesters, excluding fees and room and board): $2,790
2016 Additional Fees Annually (including room and board with basic meal plan and any other required fees, based on two 15-hour semesters): $840
Application Fee: None
Application Deadline: Applications are accepted until the first day of enrollment. See www.ASUN.edu for program-specific deadlines.
Admissions Contact: Contact Candace Gross at (870) 512-7800
Admissions Requirements: High school diploma or GED with scores; ACT, SAT or COMPASS scores used for placement only; proof of immunizations for measles, mumps, rubella (two separate doses); open admission.

Financial Aid: Contact Bonnie Burgoyne at the Financial Aid Office at above address, call (870) 512-7740, or email Bonnie_Burgoyne@ASUN.edu.
Scholarships: Contact Financial Aid Office at above address or call (870) 512-7800.


Arkansas State University-Newport at Jonesboro
Type: Public
Address: 5504 Krueger Drive, Jonesboro 72401
Phone: (870) 680-8710
Fax: (870) 972-0801

Fall 2016 Enrollment: 2,711
2016 Undergrad In-state Tuition for Classes Only (based on two 15-hour semesters, excluding fees and room and board): $2,790
2016 Additional Fees Annually (including room and board with basic meal plan and any other required fees, based on two 15-hour semesters): $840
Application Fee: None
Application Deadline: Applications are accepted until the first day of enrollment. See www.ASUN.edu for program-specific deadlines.
Admissions Contact: Contact Candace Gross at (870) 512-7800
Admissions Requirements: High school diploma or GED with scores; ACT, SAT or COMPASS scores used for placement only; proof of immunizations for measles, mumps, rubella (two separate doses); open admission.
Financial Aid: Contact Bonnie Burgoyne at the Financial Aid Office at above address, call (870) 512-7740, or email Bonnie_Burgoyne@ASUN.edu.
Scholarships: Contact Financial Aid Office at above address or call (870) 512-7800.


Arkansas State University-Newport at Marked Tree
Type: Public
Address: 33500 Arkansas Highway 63 E., Marked Tree 72365
Phone: (870) 358-8619
Fax: (870) 358-4117

Fall 2016 Enrollment: 2,711
2016 Undergrad In-state Tuition for Classes Only (based on two 15-hour semesters, excluding fees and room and board): $2,790
2016 Additional Fees Annually (including room and board with basic meal plan and any other required fees, based on two 15-hour semesters): $840
Application Fee: None
Application Deadline: Applications are accepted until the first day of enrollment. See www.ASUN.edu for program-specific deadlines.
Admissions Contact: Contact Candace Gross at (870) 512-7800
Admissions Requirements: High school diploma or GED with scores; ACT, SAT or COMPASS scores used for placement only; proof of immunizations for measles, mumps, rubella (two separate doses); open admission.
Financial Aid: Contact Bonnie Burgoyne at the Financial Aid Office at above address, call (870) 512-7740, or email Bonnie_Burgoyne@ASUN.edu.
Scholarships: Contact Financial Aid Office at above address or call (870) 512-7800.


Baptist Health College Little Rock
Type: Private
Address: 11900 Colonel Glenn Road, Suite 1000, Little Rock 72210
Phone: (501) 202-6200
Fax: (501) 202-6015

Fall 2016 Enrollment: 750
2016 Undergrad In-state Tuition for Classes Only: N/A
2016 Additional Fees Annually: N/A
Application Fee: None
Application Deadline: Requirements vary; refer to website for more information.
Admissions Contact: Jenn McDannold - (501) 202-7951
Admissions Requirements: Requirements vary by program; refer to website for more information.
Financial Aid: Please visit the Financial Aid office at (501) 202-7486 or email FinancialAid@BHCLR.edu.
Scholarships: Applications for scholarships are made available by the BHCLR Financial Aid Office. Scholarship awards vary based on donors, eligibility, criteria and availability of funds.


Black River Technical College
Type: Public
Address: 1410 Highway 304 E, Pocahontas 72455
Phone: (870) 248-4000
Fax: (870) 248-4100

Fall 2016 Enrollment: 1,560
2016 Undergrad In-state Tuition for Classes Only (based on two 15-hour semesters, excluding fees and room and board): $3,600
2016 Additional Fees Annually (including room and board with basic meal plan and any other required fees, based on two 15-hour semesters): $840
Application Fee: None
Application Deadline: Fall: Aug. 21; Spring: Jan. 16
Admissions Contact: Contact Admissions Office at P.O. Box 468, Pocahontas 72455 or call (870) 248-4000, ext. 4011.
Admissions Requirements: Completed application, high school diploma or GED; ACT, SAT or ACCUPLACER scores for placement; open admission. Shot records, drivers license and college transcript are required.
Financial Aid: Contact the Financial Aid Office at above address or call (870) 248-4000.
Scholarships: More than 20 scholarships are available. Deadline to apply is March 1.


Black River Technical College–Paragould
Type: Public
Address: 1 Black River Drive, Paragould 72450
Phone: (870) 248-4000
Fax: (870) 248-4100
 
Fall 2016 Enrollment: 1,560
2016 Undergrad In-state Tuition for Classes Only (based on two 15-hour semesters, excluding fees and room and board): $1,560
2016 Additional Fees Annually (including room and board with basic meal plan and any other required fees, based on two 15-hour semesters): $840
Application Fee: None
Application Deadline: Fall: Aug. 21 last day for registration; Spring: Jan. 16 last day for registration
Admissions Contact: Contact Admissions Office at P.O. Box 468, Pocahontas 72455 or call (870) 248-4000, ext. 4011.
Admissions Requirements: Completed application, high school diploma or GED; ACT, SAT or ACCUPLACER scores for placement; open admission. Shot records, drivers license and college transcript are required.
Financial Aid: Contact the Financial Aid Office at above address or call (870) 248-4000.
Scholarships: More than 20 scholarships are available. Deadline to apply is March 1.


College of the Ouachitas
Type: Public
Address: 1 College Circle, Malvern 72104
Phone: (501) 337-5000
Fax: (501) 337-4100

Fall 2016 Enrollment: 1,328
2016 Undergrad In-state Tuition for Classes Only (based on two 15-hour semesters, excluding fees and room and board): $2,790
2016 Additional Fees Annually (including room and board with basic meal plan and any other required fees, based on two 15-hour semesters): $3,620
Application Fee: None
Application Deadline: Aug. 18 and Jan. 12
Admissions Contact: Contact Janet Hunt, (501) 337-5000 or Keesha Johnson, (501) 337-5000
Admissions Requirements: High school diploma or GED; ACT, SAT, ASSET or COMPASS scores required for placement only.
Financial Aid: Contact Vickie Young at (501) 332-0298, or email VYoung@COTO.edu.
Scholarships: The Priority deadline for financial aid is May 1 for the fall semester.


East Arkansas Community College
Type: Public
Address: 1700 Newcastle Road, Forrest City 72335
Phone: (870) 633-4480
Fax: (870) 633-7222

Fall 2016 Enrollment: 1,142
2016 Undergrad In-state Tuition for Classes Only (based on two 15-hour semesters, excluding fees and room and board): $2,520
2016 Additional Fees Annually (including room and board with basic meal plan and any other required fees, based on two 15-hour semesters): Building Fee $90, Technology Fee $75
Application Fee: None
Application Deadline: Open enrollment
Admissions Contact: Contact the Admissions Office at above address or phone number.
Admissions Requirements: High school diploma or GED, COMPASS, ASSET and ACT scores. Open admission.
Financial Aid: Contact the Financial Aid Office. Students are encouraged to complete applications by April 15.
Scholarships: More than 25 scholarships are available from the school.

(Note: In July 2017, Crowley’s Ridge Technical Institute announced a merger with East Arkansas Community College. CRTI will soon become EACC, however, no information has been provided about how the merger will be handled.)


National Park College
Type: Public
Address: 101 College Drive, Hot Springs 71913
Phone: (501) 760-4159

Fall 2016 Enrollment: 3,129
2016 Undergrad In-state Tuition for Classes Only (based on two 15-hour semesters, excluding fees and room and board): $88 per credit hour
2016 Additional Fees Annually (including room and board with basic meal plan and any other required fees, based on two 15-hour semesters): $520
Application Fee: None
Application Deadline: Open admission.
Admissions Contact: Jason Hudnell
Admissions Requirements: High School Transcript or GED; ACT, SAT, or COMPASS, ACCUPLACER scores; Immunization Records; Official Transfer Transcripts
Financial Aid: Contact the Financial Aid Office at the above address or call (501) 760-4159.
Scholarships: Many private and public scholarships available; contact Scholarship Office at (501) 760-4159.


*North Arkansas College
Type: Public
Address: 1515 Pioneer Drive, Harrison 72601
Phone: (870) 391-3505
Fax: (870) 391-3109

Fall 2016 Enrollment: 1,886
2016 Undergrad In-state Tuition (based on two 15-hour semesters, including mandatory fees): $3,330
Application Fee: N/A
Application Deadline: None
Admissions Contact: Randy Scaggs
Admissions Requirements: ACT or COMPASS scores used for placement only
Financial Aid: Contact the Financial Aid Office by calling (870) 391-3266 or email Financial-Aid@NorthArk.edu. About 75 percent of students receive financial aid.
Scholarships: For scholarship information, please visit www.NorthArk.edu.


NorthWest Arkansas Community College
Type: Public
Address: 1 College Drive, Bentonville 72712
Phone: (479) 986-4000
Fax: (479) 619-2661

Fall 2016 Enrollment: 7,761
2016 Undergrad In-state Tuition for Classes Only (based on two 15-hour semesters, excluding fees and room and board): $2,250
2016 Additional Fees Annually (including room and board with basic meal plan and any other required fees, based on two 15-hour semesters): $141
Application Fee: None
Application Deadline: Open; NWACC recommends you apply at least 45 days in advance in order to maximize your chances of getting the schedule you want.
Admissions Contact: Contact the Admissions Office at (479) 619-4324 or email Admissions@NWACC.edu.
Admissions Requirements: High school diploma or GED; ACT, SAT required for placement only; some programs have additional requirements. Open admission.
Financial Aid: Approximately 60 percent of the student body receives aid. Contact the Financial Aid office at above address or call (479) 619-4329, or email FinAid@NWACC.edu.
Scholarships: State programs and limited institutional and privately funded scholarships available. Contact the Scholarship Office at (479) 619-4316, NWACC.edu/Web/Scholarships or Scholarships@NWACC.edu for more information.


Ozarka College
Type: Public
Address: 218 College Drive, Melbourne 72556
Phone: (870) 368-2024
Fax: (870) 368-2091

Fall 2016 Enrollment: 1,147
2016 Undergrad In-state Tuition for Classes Only (based on two 15-hour semesters, excluding fees and room and board): $2,640
2016 Additional Fees Annually (including room and board with basic meal plan and any other required fees, based on two 15-hour semesters): $805
Application Fee: None
Application Deadline: None
Admissions Contact: Rylie Bevill, (870) 368-2013
Admissions Requirements: ACT placement score of 19 for college level courses or the equivalent with the ACCUPLACER, COMPASS or SAT placement exams.
Financial Aid: Contact Financial Aid Office at above address, call (870) 368-2009 or email FinAid@Ozarka.edu. No deadlines for financial aid.
Scholarships: Scholarships are available to students based on academics and/or financial need. The deadline to apply for fall scholarships is April 1.


*Phillips Community College of the University of Arkansas
Campus Locations: DeWitt, Helena, Stuttgart
Type: Public
Address: 1000 Campus Drive, Helena 72342
Phone: (870) 338-6474
Fax: (870) 338-7542

Fall 2016 Enrollment: 1,749
2016 Undergrad In-state Tuition for Classes Only (based on two 15-hour semesters, excluding fees and room and board): $1,050
2016 Additional Fees Annually (including room and board with basic meal plan and any other required fees, based on two 15-hour semesters): $355
Application Fee: None
Application Deadline: Sept. 2 and Jan. 31
Admissions Contact: Open admission. Call Heather at (870) 338-6474, ext. 1138
Admissions Requirements: High school diploma or GED; ACT or ACCUPLACER scores needed for placement only.
Financial Aid: Contact the Financial Aid Office at above address or call (870) 338-6474, ext. 1160
Scholarships: Great River Promise Scholarship, Chancellor’s, and academic, technical and private scholarships are available; call (870) 338-6474, ext. 1240.


South Arkansas Community College
Type: Public
Address: P.O. Box 7010, El Dorado 71731
Phone: (800) 955-2289
Fax: (870) 864-7137

Fall 2016 Enrollment: 1,530
2016 Undergrad In-state Tuition for Classes Only (based on two 15-hour semesters, excluding fees and room and board): $2,880
2016 Additional Fees Annually (including room and board with basic meal plan and any other required fees, based on two 15-hour semesters): $450
Application Fee: None
Application Deadline: Aug. 20 and Jan. 8
Admissions Contact: Dean Inman
Admissions Requirements: High school diploma or GED; ACT, SAT, COMPASS or ASSET scores used for placement only; open admission.
Financial Aid: Contact Financial Aid at above address or phone number.
Scholarships: Contact Financial Aid at above address or phone number.


Southeast Arkansas College
Type: Public
Address: 1900 Hazel St., Pine Bluff 71603
Phone: (870) 850-8605
Fax: (870) 850-2189

Fall 2016 Enrollment: 1,387
2016 Undergrad In-state Tuition for Classes Only (based on two 15-hour semesters, excluding fees and room and board): $2,820
2016 Additional Fees Annually (including room and board with basic meal plan and any other required fees, based on two 15-hour semesters): $640
Application Fee: None
Application Deadline: Last business day prior to the first day of class 
Admissions Contact: Barbara Dunn, director of admissions 
Admissions Requirements: ACT, SAT or COMPASS scores used for placement only; open admission.
Financial Aid: Contact Financial Aid Office at the above address or (870) 543-5909.
Scholarships: SEARK offers a variety of institutional awards for both new and current students. Information can be found at SEArk.edu/Scholarship.


Southern Arkansas University Tech
Type: Public
Address: P.O. Box 3499, Camden 71701
Phone: (870) 574-4558

Fall 2016 Enrollment: 779
2016 Undergrad In-state Tuition for Classes Only (based on two 15-hour semesters, excluding fees and room and board): $3,240
2016 Additional Fees Annually (including room and board and any other required fees, based on two 15-hour semesters): Housing $2,400-$2,800 (no meal plans)
Application Fee: None
Application Deadline: None
Admissions Contact: Lisa Smith, (870) 574-4558
Admissions Requirements: Open admission; high school diploma or GED; ACCUPLACER, SAT or ACT scores.
Financial Aid: Application should be made at least 10 weeks prior to enrollment if aid is used for initial payment. Contact Connie Riley in the Financial Aid Office at (870) 574-4511 or email CRiley@SAUTech.edu.


University of Arkansas at Hope–Texarkana
Type: Public
Address: 2500 S. Main, Hope 71801
Phone: (501) 580-1214
 
Fall 2016 Enrollment: 1,531
2016 Undergrad In-state Tuition for Classes Only (based on two 15-hour semesters, excluding fees and room and board): $2,130
2016 Additional Fees Annually (including room and board with basic meal plan and any other required fees, based on two 15-hour semesters): Varies
Application Fee: None
Application Deadline: None
Admissions Contact: Diana Syata
Admissions Requirements: High school diploma or GED; ACT, ASSET, or COMPASS scores used for placement only; open admission.
Financial Aid: Contact Becky Wilson in the Financial Aid Office at P.O. Box 140, Hope 71802, call (870) 722-8264 or email Becky.Wilson@UACCH.edu.
Scholarships: Contact Financial Aid Office at above address or phone number.


University of Arkansas - Pulaski Technical College
Type: Public
Address: 3000 W. Scenic Drive, North Little Rock 72118
Phone: (501) 812-2000
Fax: (501) 812-2754; (501) 812-2316

Fall 2016 Enrollment: 6,576
2016 Undergrad In-state Tuition for Classes Only (based on two 15-hour semesters, excluding fees and room and board): $3,900
2016 Additional Fees Annually (including room and board with basic meal plan and any other required fees, based on two 15-hour semesters): $1,440
Application Fee: None
Application Deadline: Early August and early January
Admissions Contact: Contact the Office of Admissions at above address or call (501) 812-2231. 
Admissions Requirements: ACT or ACCUPLACER scores used for placement. All first-time college students will be required to meet minimum reading scores on their ACT or ACCUPLACER assessment.
Financial Aid: Contact Financial Aid Office at above address or call (501) 812-2289 or fax to (501) 812-2289.
Scholarships: Institutional and private scholarships are available; deadlines vary.


University of Arkansas - Rich Mountain
Type: Public
Address: 1100 College Drive, Mena 71953
Phone: (479) 394-7622
Fax: (479) 394-5329

Fall 2016 Enrollment: 875
2016 Undergrad In-state Tuition for Classes Only (based on two 15-hour semesters, excluding fees and room and board): $2,310
2016 Additional Fees Annually (including room and board with basic meal plan and any other required fees, based on two 15-hour semesters): $1,560
Application Fee: None
Application Deadline: Applications accepted 
year-round.
Admissions Contact: Wendy McDaniel
Admissions Requirements: Completed online admissions application; placement testing (SAT, ACT, ACCUPLACER); proof of immunizations (MMR I & II); high school or GED transcript; and transcripts from other colleges if any attended.
Financial Aid: Financial Aid is available along with several scholarship opportunities. Contact the Financial Aid Office at (479) 394-7622, ext. 1420 or email FinancialAid@RMCC.edu. Priority financial aid deadline is July 1.
Scholarships: Academic and Foundation scholarships available. Fall scholarship deadline for Academic scholarships: Nov. 15 (priority deadline) and April 1 (pending funds). Fall scholarship deadlines for Foundation scholarships: April 1 and July 30. Spring scholarship deadline for Foundation scholarships: Dec. 1.


University of Arkansas Community College at Batesville
Type: Public
Address: 2005 White Drive, Batesville 72501
Phone: (870) 612-2000
Fax: (870) 612-2125

Fall 2016 Enrollment: 1,345
2016 Undergrad In-state Tuition for Classes Only (based on two 15-hour semesters, excluding fees and room and board): $2,100
2016 Additional Fees Annually (including room and board with basic meal plan and any other required fees, based on two 15-hour semesters): $890
Application Fee: None
Application Deadline: Aug. 21 and Jan. 10
Admissions Contact: Admissions Center, 
(870) 612-2139
Admissions Requirements: High school diploma or GED; ACT, SAT, ASSET or COMPASS scores used for placement only. Required.
Financial Aid: Contact Kristen Cross, Director of Financial Aid, at P.O. Box 3350, Batesville 72503 or call (870) 612-2036.
Scholarships: Call the Financial Aid Office at (870) 612-2036.


University of Arkansas Community College at Morrilton
Type: Public
Address: 1537 University Blvd., Morrilton 72110
Phone: (501) 977-2053
Fax: (501) 977-2134

Fall 2016 Enrollment: 2,029
2016 Undergrad In-state Tuition for Classes Only (based on two 15-hour semesters, excluding fees and room and board): $2,850
2016 Additional Fees Annually (including room and board with basic meal plan and any other required fees, based on two 15-hour semesters): $1,130
Application Fee: None
Application Deadline: None
Admissions Contact: Contact Admissions Office at (501) 977-2000 or (800) 264-1094.
Admissions Requirements: High school diploma or GED; composite score of 15 on ACT or COMPASS reading score of 62. 
Financial Aid: Contact Financial Aid Office at  (501) 977-2055 for information on federal and state grants, loans, scholarships and work-study programs.
Scholarships: April 1 is the priority deadline for applications; call (501) 977-2055.


University of Arkansas Cossatot
Additional classroom sites in Ashdown and Nashville
Address: 183 College Drive, De Queen 71832
Phone: (870) 584-4471 | Fax: (870) 642-3320

Fall 2016 Enrollment: 1,517
2016 Undergrad In-state Tuition for Classes Only (based on two 15-hour semesters, excluding fees and room and board): $2,130
2016 Additional Fees Annually (including room and board with basic meal plan and any other required fees, based on two 15-hour semesters): $1,080 in estimated annual fees/annual textbook rental fees at $0 to $30 per course 
Application Fee: None 
Application Deadline: Aug. 11 by 4 p.m. is the last day to register for fall. Please refer to the website for spring deadlines.
Admissions Contact: Send applications to the Admissions Office at 183 College Drive, De Queen 71832 or call toll-free (800) 844-4471.
Admissions Requirements: High school diploma or GED; open admission. Catalog available online. 
Financial Aid: Visit CCCUA.edu/Finaid for more information. UA Cossatot does not issue student loans. 
Scholarships: UA Cossatot Scholarship application deadline is April 1st of every year. Visit CCCUA.edu/Scholarships to apply.


*University of Arkansas-Monticello College of Technology at Crossett
Type: Public
Address: 1326 Highway 52 W., Crossett 71635
Phone: (870) 364-6414 or (866) 323-3384
Fax: (870) 364-5707

Fall 2016 Enrollment: N/A
2016 Undergrad In-state Tuition for Classes Only: N/A
Application Deadline: Contact Admissions office.
Admissions Contact: Contact Counselor at (870) 460-2024
Admissions Requirements: High school diploma or GED; and one of the following ACT, SAT, ASSET or COMPASS scores.
Financial Aid: Contact Financial Aid Office at (870) 460-2030 or (870) 460-1050
Scholarships: Call the Scholarship office (870) 364-6414 or (870) 460-2024.


University of Arkansas-Monticello College of Technology at McGehee
Type: Public
Address: 1609 E. Ash St., McGehee 71654
Phone: (870) 222-5360
Fax: (870) 222-1105

Fall 2016 Enrollment: 3,925
2016 Undergrad In-state Tuition for Classes Only (based on two 15-hour semesters, excluding fees and room and board): $3,220
2016 Additional Fees Annually (including room and board with basic meal plan and any other required fees, based on two 15-hour semesters): $7,538
Application Fee: None
Application Deadline: Aug. 23 and Jan. 10
Admissions Contact: Call (870) 460-2103 or email Cyrus Vance at VanceCJ@UAMont.edu.
Admissions Requirements: The ACT is the preferred college entrance exam, however SAT, ASSET or COMPASS test scores are used for placement purposes; open admission. 
Financial Aid: Contact the Office of Financial Aid at (870) 460-1050 or visit UAMont.edu/FinancialAid.
Scholarships: Contact the Office of Admissions at above phone numbers or email.


Technical Colleges/Institutes

Arkansas Tech University—Ozark Campus
Type: Public
Address: 1700 Helberg Lane, Ozark 72949
Phone: (866) 225-2884 or (479) 667-2117
Fax: (479) 667-1422

Fall 2016 Enrollment: 2,041
2016 Undergrad In-state Tuition for Classes Only (based on two 15-hour semesters, excluding fees and room and board): $3,540
2016 Additional Fees Annually (including room and board with basic meal plan and any other required fees, based on two 15-hour semesters): $1,350 (room/board/meals not applicable)
Application Fee: None
Application Deadline: None
Admissions Contact: Jessica Birchler
Admissions Requirements: A high school diploma or GED; COMPASS or ACT; Proof of immunizations for measles, mumps, rubella (two separate doses); Some programs have additional requirements.
Financial Aid: Contact the Office of Financial Aid at (479) 667-3111 or visit ATU.edu/Ozark/FinancialAid.
Scholarships: Some scholarships are awarded by semester with deadlines being June 15 for the fall semester and Nov. 15 for the spring semester. However, other application deadlines vary. For more information, visit ATU.edu/Ozark/FinancialAid.


Arkansas Welding Academy
Type: Private
Address: 1920 N. Redmond Road, Jacksonville 72076
Phone: (501) 982-9353 | Fax: (501) 588-8889

Fall 2016 Enrollment: 48
2016 Undergrad In-state Tuition for Classes Only (based on two 15-hour semesters, excluding fees and room and board): $9,110
2016 Additional Fees Annually (including room and board with basic meal plan and any other required fees, based on two 15-hour semesters): $6,700
Application Fee: $100 registration fee
Application Deadline: Classes begin monthly, based upon space availability.
Admissions Contact: Alice Obenshain
Admissions Requirements: 20/40 corrected vision. Must be 18 by graduation. Must be able to lift 30 pounds. Have no medical condition that requires caution around microwave. 
Financial Aid: Contact Financial Aid Office for more information. Deadlines do apply. Military, ARS, WIOA, TAA, Title IV eligible.
Scholarships: Scholarships are available. Contact Financial Aid Office for more information.


Crowley’s Ridge Technical Institute
Type: Public
Address: 1620 Newcastle Road, Forrest City 72335
Phone: (870) 633-5411 | Fax: (870) 633-9328

Fall 2016 Enrollment: 191
2016 Undergrad In-state Tuition for Classes Only (based on two 15-hour semesters, excluding fees and room and board): $1,350
2016 Additional Fees Annually: N/A
Application Fee: None
Application Deadline: Aug. 15 for fall and Jan. 4 for spring
Admissions Contact: Shelly Laird
Admissions Requirements: Must take the ACCUPLACER test, high school diploma or GED for some programs; some programs have additional requirements. 
Financial Aid: Contact Financial Aid Office at (870) 633-5411 or (800) 842-2317. A mail request may be sent to Crowley’s Ridge Technical Institute, Attn. Financial Aid Office, P.O. Box 925, Forrest City, AR 72336-0925.
Scholarships: 14 scholarships available; application deadlines vary.

(Note: In July 2017, Crowley’s Ridge Technical Institute announced a merger with East Arkansas Community College. CRTI will soon become EACC, however, no information has been provided about how the merger will be handled.)


*Northwest Technical Institute
Type: Public
Address: 709 S. Old Missouri Road, Springdale 72765
Phone: (479) 751-8824 | Fax: (479) 751-7780

Fall 2016 Enrollment: N/A
2016 Undergrad In-state Tuition: N/A
Application Fee: N/A
Application Deadline: Ammonia Refrigeration Repair, open until the week before classes, fall or spring; Automotive Service Technology, March 1 to June 1, fall only; Business Office Assistant, open until the week before classes, fall only; Collision Repair Technology, March 1 to June 1, fall only; Diesel & Truck Technology, March 1 to June 1 and Sept. 1 to Dec. 1, fall or spring; Electronics Technology, open until the week before classes, fall or spring; Industrial Maintenance Technology, open until the week before classes, fall or spring; Information Systems, open until the week before classes, fall or spring; Practical Nursing May 1 to June 1 and Aug. 1 to Nov. 1, fall (accelerated) spring (prerequisite); Surgical Technology, March 1 to May 1, fall only; Welding Technology, March 1 to June 1, fall only 
Admissions Contact: Student Services Office
Admissions Requirements: Students must have the following scores for general admissions: ACCUPLACER Sentence Skills 53 NTI Basic Arithmetic 65 or ACT Math 16 English 10 or COMPASS Mathematics (Pre-Algebra) 37 Writing 15 
Financial Aid: Contact the Student Services Office at above address or call (479) 751-8824, ext. 244.
Scholarships: Contact the Student Services Office at (479) 751-8824, ext. 244.


Graduate & Other Schools

Arkansas College of Osteopathic Medicine
Type: Private
Address: 7000 Chad Colley Blvd., Fort Smith 72916-6024
Phone: (479) 308-2200
 
Fall 2016 Enrollment: 150
2016 Undergrad In-state Tuition for Classes Only: N/A
Application Deadline: N/A
Admissions Contact: Mandy Keyes, director of admissions
Admissions Requirements: N/A
Financial Aid: N/A
Scholarships: N/A


New York Institute of Technology College of Osteopathic Medicine at Arkansas State University
Type: Private
Address: P.O. Box 119, State University 72467
Phone: (870) 972-2786 | Fax: (870) 680-8800

Fall 2016 Enrollment: 120
2016 Undergrad In-state Tuition for Classes Only: N/A
2016 Additional Fees Annually: N/A
Application Fee: $195
Application Deadline: February 1, 2018
Admissions Contact: Gina Moses, director of admission, GMoses@NYIT.edu
Admissions Requirements: A baccalaureate degree from an accredited college or university accredited. A grade of “C” or better in the following prerequisite courses: English, Biology, General Chemistry, Organic Chemistry and Physics. Have taken the Medical College Admission Test (MCAT) in the past three years and report your scores directly to AACOMAS.
Financial Aid: Review the website to become familiar with the different types of programs available and the necessary steps to apply for financial aid. 
Scholarships: Scholarships and grants are financial aid awards that do not have to be repaid. These include need-based grants like the NYITCOM Institutional Needs-Based Grant, as well as private, local, and federally-sponsored scholarships. Contact our Financial Aid office at DOLoans@NYIT.edu.


Paramount School of Dental Assisting
Address: 815 Marshall Road, Jacksonville 72076
Phone: (501) 982-4447

Fall 2016 Enrollment: 6
2016 Undergrad In-state Tuition for Classes Only (based on two 15-hour semesters, excluding fees and room and board): $3,495
2016 Additional Fees Annually: N/A
Application Fee: $199
Application Deadline: One week prior to start 
Admissions Contact: Jessica or Beth
Admissions Requirements: High school diploma or equivalent 
Financial Aid: AREF.org
Scholarships: N/A


*University of Arkansas Clinton School of Public Service
Type: Public
Address: 1200 President Clinton Ave., Little Rock 72201
Phone: (501) 683-5228
Fax: (501) 683-5210

Fall 2016 Enrollment: N/A
2016 Undergrad In-state Tuition: N/A
Application Fee: N/A
Application Deadline: Fall deadline is January
Admissions Contact: Alex Thomas
Admissions Requirements: The GRE, MAT, LSAT and GMAT are acceptable. Scores more than 5 years old will not be accepted.
Financial Aid: Domestic students are eligible for both merit-based and U.S. federal need-based financial aid. International students are eligible for Clinton School merit-scholarship consideration.
Scholarships: The Clinton School awards financial aid in the form of scholarships. The amount awarded varies according to need, merit and the availability of funds. Scholarship money can be used for tuition and/or living expenses.


University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences
Type: Public
Address: 4301 W. Markham St., Little Rock 72205
Phone: (501) 686-7000

Fall 2016 Enrollment: 2,869
2016 Undergrad In-state Tuition for Classes Only (based on two 15-hour semesters, excluding fees and room and board): $7,350
2016 Additional Fees Annually (including room and board with basic meal plan and any other required fees, based on two 15-hour semesters): Mandatory student fees $1,505 plus various fees
Application Fee: Varies by college
Application Deadline: Varies by college
Admissions Contact: Varies by college
Admissions Requirements: Varies by college
Financial Aid: Financial aid in the form of scholarships, grants and loans are available and is coordinated through the UAMS Student Financial Aid Office, which can be reached at (501) 686-5451 or visit StudentFinancialServices.UAMS.edu.
Scholarships: Scholarships are available and are awarded to students based on academic standing and/or financial need, and/or major area of study.

Editor’s note: Enrollment and cost of attendance figures were provided by contacts at each school.
*Indicates the schools that did not respond to our inquiries to update their listing information