Tool December 2017

Best Values in Colleges

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University of Arkansas (Fayetteville, AR)


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University of Arkansas is ranked 59 in Kiplinger's list of Best Values in Public Colleges and is ranked 197 among all colleges.

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ACADEMIC QUALITY

Applicants who took SAT 25%
Applicants who took ACT 93%

SAT Critical Reading Score

700+4%
600-69924%
600+28%

SAT Math Score

700+5%
600-69931%
600+36%

ACT Score

30-3620%
24-2954%
24+73%

Students applied21,539
Students admitted13,613
Admission rate63%

Students per faculty19

4-year graduation rate42%

ANNUAL COSTS

In State

Tuition$7,384
Fees$1,678
Room and board$10,704
Estimated book expense$1,046
Total cost$20,812

Cost after need-based aid$13,787
Cost after non-need-based aid$15,777

Average debt at graduation$24,182

Out of State

Tuition$22,630
Fees$1,678
Room and board$10,704
Estimated book expense$1,046
Total cost$36,058

Cost after need-based aid$29,033
Cost after non-need-based aid$31,023

SALARY DATA

Salary yardstick #$43,100

FINANCIAL AID

% of aid need met56%
Average need-based aid$7,025
Average non-need-based aid$5,035

STUDENT BODY

Total enrollment22,548

Full-Time

Men9,326
Women10,527

Part-Time

Men1,375
Women1,320

Freshmen retained82%

# - Based on the median earnings of workers who started at a particular college 10 years earlier and who received federal financial aid. The data don't consider whether the student graduated or went on to graduate school.

NA - Not available


SOURCES - Peterson's Databases (© 2018 Peterson's LLC. All rights reserved.), U.S. Department of Education College Scorecard.

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