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University of Arkansas-Fort Smith

Fort Smith, AR
University Website: www.uafortsmith.edu
Apply Online: www.uafortsmith.edu
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The University of Arkansas – Fort Smith, also known as UAFS, is a public, co-educational, four-year university. Located in Fort Smith, Arkansas, United States, UAFS is one of eleven campuses that constitute the University of Arkansas System. UAFS is the fifth largest university in Arkansas, with a fall 2012 credit enrollment of approximately 7,587. UAFS offers in-state tuition rates not only to Arkansas residents, but also those from Louisiana, Mississippi, Missouri, Oklahoma, Tennessee and Texas.

The university campus occupies 168 acres (0.68 km2) of an award-winning, nationally recognized arboretum that boasts 1,182 GPS-inventoried trees representing 81 species. In 2003 the campus was named the "Best Maintained Landscape in the Nation".

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Fast Facts

  • Public, Four or more years
  • students
  • $8,184.00 avg tuition

5210 Grand Ave
Fort Smith, AR 72913-3649
(479) 788-7000

Apply online Admissions:
www.uafs.edu/university/admission..
Financial Aid:
www.uafs.edu/university/admission..

Areas of Study:

  • Biological And Biomedical Sciences
  • Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services
  • Communication, Journalism, And Related Programs
  • Communications Technologies/Technicians And Support Services
  • Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services
  • Education
  • Engineering Technologies And Engineering Related Fields
  • English Language And Literature/Letters
  • Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics
  • Health Professions And Related Programs
  • History
  • Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting And Related Protective Services
  • Legal Professions And Studies
  • Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities
  • Mathematics And Statistics
  • Mechanic And Repair Technologies/Technicians
  • Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies
  • Physical Sciences
  • Psychology
  • Visual And Performing Arts
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University of Arkansas-Fort Smith

Statistics:
Applied 4,002
Admitted 2,237 56%
Enrolled total 1,357
Full Time: 1,287
Part Time 70
Standards:
Test 25th % 75th %
SAT EBRW 440 570
SAT Math 470 580
SAT Written (2006-2015) Optional 480 610
ACT Composite 19 24
ACT English 19 25
ACT Math 18 24
ACT Writing 0 0
Retention / Graduation:
Retention rate 62%
4-year graduation rate 11%
6-year graduation rate 23%
Application Deadlines:
Regular Application Deadline
Early Admission Deadline
Early Decision Deadline
Financial Aid Deadline
Student Response Deadline
Transfer Student Application Deadline
Requirements:
Open Admissions Policy No
Secondary School GPA Required
Secondary School Rank Recommended
Secondary School Record Required
Formal Demonstration of Competencies Neither required nor recommended
Admission Test Scores Recommended
TOEFL Required
Other Tests Neither required nor recommended
Credit:
AP Credits Yes
Dual Credit Yes
Credit for Life Experiences Yes

University of Arkansas-Fort Smith

Tuition In-District In-State Out-Of-State
Avg Full-Time Undergraduate Tuition $3,024.00 $3,024.00 $8,184.00
Full-Time Undergraduate Required Fees $1,226.00 $1,226.00 $1,226.00
Part-Time Undergraduate Cost Per Credit Hour $126.00 $126.00 $341.00
Avg Full Time Graduate Tuition $0.00 $0.00 $0.00
Full Time Graduate Required Fees $0.00 $0.00 $0.00
Part-Full Time Graduate Cost Per Credit Hour $0.00 $0.00 $0.00
Expenses On-Campus Off-Campus
(without family)
Off-Campus
(with family)
Room and Board $7,642.00 $8,425.00 $3,585.00
Other Expenses $3,035.00 $3,585.00 $3,585.00
Additional Fees
Undergraduate Application Fee $0.00
Graduate Application Fee $0.00
Books and Supplies $1,330.00
Financial Aid
Percent receiving aid 94%
Percent receiving grant aid 92%
Avg amount of grant aid $7,577.00
Percent receiving student loan aid 32%
Avg amount of student loan aid $4,475.00

University of Arkansas-Fort Smith

Programs and majors Associate's Bachelor's Master's Doctorate
BIOLOGICAL AND BIOMEDICAL SCIENCES
Biology/Biological Sciences, General X
BUSINESS, MANAGEMENT, MARKETING, AND RELATED SUPPORT SERVICES
Accounting X
Business Administration and Management, General X X
Executive Assistant/Executive Secretary X
Marketing/Marketing Management, General X
COMMUNICATION, JOURNALISM, AND RELATED PROGRAMS
Communication, General X
COMMUNICATIONS TECHNOLOGIES/TECHNICIANS AND SUPPORT SERVICES
Animation, Interactive Technology, Video Graphics and Special Effects X
COMPUTER AND INFORMATION SCIENCES AND SUPPORT SERVICES
Computer and Information Sciences, General X X
EDUCATION
Biology Teacher Education X
Chemistry Teacher Education X
Early Childhood Education and Teaching X X
English/Language Arts Teacher Education X
History Teacher Education X
Junior High/Intermediate/Middle School Education and Teaching X
Mathematics Teacher Education X
Music Teacher Education X
Spanish Language Teacher Education X
ENGINEERING TECHNOLOGIES AND ENGINEERING-RELATED FIELDS
CAD/CADD Drafting and/or Design Technology/Technician X
ENGLISH LANGUAGE AND LITERATURE/LETTERS
English Language and Literature, General X
Professional, Technical, Business, and Scientific Writing X
FOREIGN LANGUAGES, LITERATURES, AND LINGUISTICS
Spanish Language and Literature X
HEALTH PROFESSIONS AND RELATED PROGRAMS
Dental Hygiene/Hygienist X
Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiographer X X
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse X X
Surgical Technology/Technologist X
HISTORY
History, General X
HOMELAND SECURITY, LAW ENFORCEMENT, FIREFIGHTING AND RELATED PROTECTIVE SERVICES
Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration X X
Forensic Science and Technology X
LEGAL PROFESSIONS AND STUDIES
Legal Assistant/Paralegal X
LIBERAL ARTS AND SCIENCES, GENERAL STUDIES AND HUMANITIES
General Studies X
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies X
MATHEMATICS AND STATISTICS
Mathematics, General X
MECHANIC AND REPAIR TECHNOLOGIES/TECHNICIANS
Electrical/Electronics Equipment Installation and Repair, General X
MULTI/INTERDISCIPLINARY STUDIES
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other X X
PHYSICAL SCIENCES
Chemistry, General X
PSYCHOLOGY
Psychology, General X
VISUAL AND PERFORMING ARTS
Art/Art Studies, General X
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General X
Graphic Design X X
Music, General X

University of Arkansas-Fort Smith Scholarships

Name Amount Deadline
NRF Next Generation Scholarship Up to $25,000 October 14, 2016

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