North Arkansas College: Review & Facts

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North Arkansas College is a small two-year, public school with 1,800 students enrolled. This college was established in 1974 and is the only school located in Harrison, Arkansas.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
39
Fair
North Arkansas College will give you the opportunity to get a several-month certificate, 1-year certificate, or associate's degree.

North Arkansas College follows a semester-based curriculum calendar system and lets you to select from 39 majors. The most popular concentrations are General Studies, Nursing, Industrial Technologies, Medical, and Medical Assistant. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings against other schools.


Student Retention
56%
Bad
It is important to know student retention and graduation rates before you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are typically a positive sign. However, if you wish to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The rate of student retention at North Arkansas College is low at 56% (below Arkansas average). Considering this statistic, apparently students somewhat enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
15 : 1
Low
The graduation rate at North Arkansas College is very low: 27%. Nearly 27% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at North Arkansas College is pretty decent: 15:1. Find out more details regarding faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$4,500
Low
Average tuition cost is very low, about $4,000 per year. The additional fees at North Arkansas College beyond tuition are about $500, which comes to $4,500 per academic year.

Read the details about North Arkansas College additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelyhood of repaying them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information



Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
This school will consider accepting dual credits, credits for life experience (learned through independent study, noncredit adult courses, work experience, portfolio demonstration, previous licensure or certification, or completion of other learning opportunities), and advanced placement credits (college-level courses taught in high school) at entry.

To obtain the most accurate and up-to-date information about admission at North Arkansas College and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call this school's general information office at (870) 743-3000 or check North Arkansas College Website.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
B
Dicey
North Arkansas College provides a distance learning option.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at North Arkansas College, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses. Additionally, this school helps students to evaluate their career options and to find a full-time job upon graduation.

ROTC
Available
No
Unfortunately, there is no on-campus housing at North Arkansas College.

Based on the college crime numbers, North Arkansas College seems to be a generally safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

North Arkansas College Location and Maps



Post Address: North Arkansas College, 1515 Pioneer Dr, Harrison, Arkansas 72601-5508, USA
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