The Best Arkansas Colleges

List of Colleges and Universities in Arkansas

There are 48 colleges and universities in Arkansas enrolling 98,836 full time students in the state's institutions of higher education. Explore the list of top colleges in Arkansas below to get your college search started. The CollegeSimply rankings and listings are objective and data focused to help you find the good colleges. Whether you're searching for a public, private or community college, this guide to universities in Arkansas offers a comprehensive view to the state's higher education options.

For a more local search, filter by zip code or find colleges around or Little Rock.

The best college in Arkansas is Hendrix College and the top public state college is University of Arkansas.

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    • SAT Range 1160/1390
    • ACT Range 27/32
    • Average HS GPA 3.94
    • Students: 1,208
    • Tuition:$45,790
      Admissions Standards  Very High Standards
    • Acceptance Rate 72%
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    Hendrix College

    • SAT Range 1110/1360
    • ACT Range 23/30
    • Average HS GPA 3.72
    • Students: 2,516
    • Tuition:$26,928
      Admissions Standards  Very High Standards
    • Acceptance Rate 77%
    • SAT Range 1040/1250
    • ACT Range 21/28
    • Average HS GPA 3.53
    • Students: 1,660
    • Tuition:$26,790
      Admissions Standards  Difficult Requirements
    • Acceptance Rate 64%
    • SAT Range 1060/1300
    • ACT Range 22/29
    • Average HS GPA 3.58
    • Students: 5,121
    • Tuition:$19,845
      Admissions Standards  Difficult Requirements
    • Acceptance Rate 75%
    • SAT Range 1040/1190
    • ACT Range 21/28
    • Average HS GPA 3.6
    • Students: 655
    • Tuition:$28,790
      Admissions Standards  Challenging Requirements
    • Acceptance Rate 50%
    • SAT Range 1100/1290
    • ACT Range 23/29
    • Average HS GPA 3.62
    • Students: 27,778
    • Tuition:$9,130
      Admissions Standards  Difficult Requirements
    • Acceptance Rate 77%
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    University of Arkansas

    • SAT Range 1030/1200
    • ACT Range 21/27
    • Average HS GPA 3.44
    • Students: 13,709
    • Tuition:$8,607
      Admissions Standards  Average Requirements
    • Acceptance Rate 77%
    • SAT Range 1000/1220
    • ACT Range 19/24
    • Average HS GPA 3.1
    • Students: 4,472
    • Tuition:$8,786
      Admissions Standards  Moderate Requirements
    • Acceptance Rate 69%
    • SAT Range 970/1170
    • ACT Range 21/27
    • Average HS GPA 3.3
    • Students: 11,177
    • Tuition:$8,752
      Admissions Standards  Average Requirements
    • Acceptance Rate 91%
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    University of Central Arkansas

    • SAT Range 920/1120
    • ACT Range 17/22
    • Average HS GPA 3.12*
    • Students: 496
    • Tuition:$17,320
      Admissions Standards  Extremely Easy Requirements
    • Acceptance Rate 56%
    • SAT Range N/A
    • ACT Range N/A
    • Average HS GPA 3.39
    • Students: 872
    • Tuition:$24,230
    • Acceptance Rate 52%
    • SAT Range 950/1190
    • ACT Range 18/25
    • Average HS GPA 3.18
    • Students: 10,515
    • Tuition:$9,544
      Admissions Standards  Moderate Requirements
    • Acceptance Rate 79%
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    University of Arkansas at Little Rock

    • SAT Range 880/1030
    • ACT Range 16/22
    • Average HS GPA 3.15*
    • Students: 732
    • Tuition:$16,200
      Admissions Standards  Extremely Easy Requirements
    • Acceptance Rate 61%
    • SAT Range 890/1040
    • ACT Range 16/20
    • Average HS GPA 2.99*
    • Students: 2,579
    • Tuition:$8,038
      Admissions Standards  Extremely Easy Requirements
    • Acceptance Rate 44%
    • SAT Range 980/1130
    • ACT Range 19/25
    • Average HS GPA 3.19
    • Students: 3,961
    • Tuition:$8,530
      Admissions Standards  Easy Requirements
    • Acceptance Rate 91%
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    Henderson State University

    • SAT Range N/A
    • ACT Range N/A
    • Average HS GPA 3.16
    • Students: 12,101
    • Tuition:$7,254
    • Acceptance Rate 90%
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    Arkansas Tech University

    • SAT Range N/A
    • ACT Range N/A
    • Average HS GPA NA
    • Students: 218
    • Tuition:$15,140
    • Acceptance Rate 70%
    • SAT Range N/A
    • ACT Range N/A
    • Average HS GPA NA
    • Students: 525
    • Tuition:$8,760
    • Acceptance Rate 100%
    • SAT Range N/A
    • ACT Range N/A
    • Average HS GPA NA
    • Students: 3,446
    • Tuition:$2,880
    • Acceptance Rate 100%
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    Arkansas State University Beebe

    • SAT Range N/A
    • ACT Range N/A
    • Average HS GPA 2.71
    • Students: 3,111
    • Tuition:$7,462
    • Acceptance Rate 100%
    • SAT Range N/A
    • ACT Range N/A
    • Average HS GPA NA
    • Students: 1,582
    • Tuition:$3,168
    • Acceptance Rate 100%
    • SAT Range N/A
    • ACT Range N/A
    • Average HS GPA NA
    • Students: 1,518
    • Tuition:$3,450
    • Acceptance Rate 100%
    • SAT Range N/A
    • ACT Range N/A
    • Average HS GPA NA
    • Students: 198
    • Tuition:$13,600
    • Acceptance Rate 100%
    • SAT Range N/A
    • ACT Range N/A
    • Average HS GPA NA
    • Students: 1,151
    • Tuition:$2,880
    • Acceptance Rate 100%
    • SAT Range N/A
    • ACT Range N/A
    • Average HS GPA NA
    • Students: 2,017
    • Tuition:$3,800
    • Acceptance Rate 100%