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University of Central Arkansas

Conway, AR
University Website: www.uca.edu
Apply Online: www.uca.edu
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The University of Central Arkansas is a state-run institution located in the city of Conway, the seat of Faulkner County, north of Little Rock and is the fourth largest university by enrollment in the U.S. state of Arkansas, and the third largest college system in the state. The school is most respected for its programs in Education, Occupational Therapy, and Physical Therapy. It is also the home of the UCA Honors College as well as four Residential Colleges.

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  • Public, Four or more years
  • students
  • $10,773.00 avg tuition

201 Donaghey Ave
Conway, AR 72035-0001
(501) 450-5000

Apply online Admissions:
www.uca.edu
Financial Aid:
www.uca.edu/financialaid/

Areas of Study:

  • Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, And Group Studies
  • Biological And Biomedical Sciences
  • Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services
  • Communication, Journalism, And Related Programs
  • Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services
  • Education
  • English Language And Literature/Letters
  • Family And Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences
  • Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics
  • Health Professions And Related Programs
  • History
  • Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities
  • Library Science
  • Mathematics And Statistics
  • Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies
  • Natural Resources And Conservation
  • Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies
  • Philosophy And Religious Studies
  • Physical Sciences
  • Psychology
  • Public Administration And Social Service Professions
  • Social Sciences
  • Visual And Performing Arts
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University of Central Arkansas

Statistics:
Applied 3,759
Admitted 3,418 91%
Enrolled total 1,847
Full Time: 1,828
Part Time 19
Standards:
Test 25th % 75th %
SAT EBRW 0 0
SAT Math 0 0
SAT Written (2006-2015) Optional 0 0
ACT Composite 20 26
ACT English 20 27
ACT Math 18 25
ACT Writing 0 0
Retention / Graduation:
Retention rate 69%
4-year graduation rate 22%
6-year graduation rate 41%
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 Required
TOEFL Required
Other Tests Required
Credit:
AP Credits Yes
Dual Credit Yes
Credit for Life Experiences Yes

University of Central Arkansas

Tuition In-District In-State Out-Of-State
Avg Full-Time Undergraduate Tuition $5,387.00 $5,387.00 $10,773.00
Full-Time Undergraduate Required Fees $1,796.00 $1,796.00 $1,796.00
Part-Time Undergraduate Cost Per Credit Hour $180.00 $180.00 $359.00
Avg Full Time Graduate Tuition $3,983.00 $3,983.00 $7,965.00
Full Time Graduate Required Fees $1,164.00 $1,164.00 $1,164.00
Part-Full Time Graduate Cost Per Credit Hour $221.00 $221.00 $443.00
Expenses On-Campus Off-Campus
(without family)
Off-Campus
(with family)
Room and Board $5,180.00 $7,605.00 $4,757.00
Other Expenses $4,757.00 $4,891.00 $4,757.00
Additional Fees
Undergraduate Application Fee $25.00
Graduate Application Fee $25.00
Books and Supplies $1,100.00
Financial Aid
Percent receiving aid 96%
Percent receiving grant aid 93%
Avg amount of grant aid $9,056.00
Percent receiving student loan aid 48%
Avg amount of student loan aid $6,072.00

University of Central Arkansas

Programs and majors Associate's Bachelor's Master's Doctorate
AREA, ETHNIC, CULTURAL, GENDER, AND GROUP STUDIES
African-American/Black Studies X
BIOLOGICAL AND BIOMEDICAL SCIENCES
Biology/Biological Sciences, General X X
BUSINESS, MANAGEMENT, MARKETING, AND RELATED SUPPORT SERVICES
Accounting X X
Business Administration and Management, General X X X
Business/Commerce, General X
Finance, General X
Insurance X
Management Information Systems, General X
Marketing/Marketing Management, General X
COMMUNICATION, JOURNALISM, AND RELATED PROGRAMS
Journalism X
Public Relations, Advertising, and Applied Communication X
Speech Communication and Rhetoric X
COMPUTER AND INFORMATION SCIENCES AND SUPPORT SERVICES
Computer and Information Sciences, General X
Computer Science X
EDUCATION
Business Teacher Education X X
College Student Counseling and Personnel Services X
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services X
Early Childhood Education and Teaching X
Education, General X
Educational Administration and Supervision, Other X
Educational/Instructional Technology X
English/Language Arts Teacher Education X
Family and Consumer Sciences/Home Economics Teacher Education X
Junior High/Intermediate/Middle School Education and Teaching X
Kindergarten/Preschool Education and Teaching X
Mathematics Teacher Education X
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching X
Reading Teacher Education X
Science Teacher Education/General Science Teacher Education X
Social Studies Teacher Education X
Special Education and Teaching, General X
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods, Other X
ENGLISH LANGUAGE AND LITERATURE/LETTERS
Creative Writing X
English Language and Literature, General X X
Writing, General X
FAMILY AND CONSUMER SCIENCES/HUMAN SCIENCES
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences, General X X
Foods, Nutrition, and Wellness Studies, General X
FOREIGN LANGUAGES, LITERATURES, AND LINGUISTICS
Foreign Languages and Literatures, General X
French Language and Literature X
Linguistics X
Spanish Language and Literature X X
HEALTH PROFESSIONS AND RELATED PROGRAMS
Athletic Training/Trainer X
Audiology/Audiologist and Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist X X
Clinical Laboratory Science/Medical Technology/Technologist X
Community Health Services/Liaison/Counseling X X
Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences, Other X
Health/Health Care Administration/Management X
Medical Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiation Therapist X
Nuclear Medical Technology/Technologist X
Occupational Therapy/Therapist X X
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse X X
Substance Abuse/Addiction Counseling X
HISTORY
History, General X X
LIBERAL ARTS AND SCIENCES, GENERAL STUDIES AND HUMANITIES
General Studies X
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies X
LIBRARY SCIENCE
Library Science, Other X
MATHEMATICS AND STATISTICS
Applied Mathematics, General X
Mathematics, General X X
MULTI/INTERDISCIPLINARY STUDIES
Biological and Physical Sciences X
International/Global Studies X
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other X
NATURAL RESOURCES AND CONSERVATION
Environmental Studies X
PARKS, RECREATION, LEISURE, AND FITNESS STUDIES
Kinesiology and Exercise Science X X
PHILOSOPHY AND RELIGIOUS STUDIES
Philosophy X
Religion/Religious Studies X
PHYSICAL SCIENCES
Chemistry, General X
Physics, General X
PSYCHOLOGY
Counseling Psychology X
Psychology, General X
Psychology, Other X
School Psychology X
PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION AND SOCIAL SERVICE PROFESSIONS
Community Organization and Advocacy X
Public Administration X
SOCIAL SCIENCES
Economics, General X
Geography X
Geography, Other X
International Economics X
Political Science and Government, General X
Sociology X
VISUAL AND PERFORMING ARTS
Art/Art Studies, General X
Cinematography and Film/Video Production X X
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General X
Interior Design X
Music Performance, General X X
Music, General X

Scholarships for Students in Arkansas

Name Amount Deadline
ASHRAE Region VIII Scholarship $3,000 December 01, 2016
UAS7 International Study and Internship Program in Germany Varies October 01, 2016

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