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University of Arkansas at Little Rock

Little Rock, Arkansas

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Overview

Student Population
10,515
University of Arkansas at Little Rock overview
Location Little Rock, Arkansas
Online ualr.edu
School Type Public 4 Year
Setting Midsize City
University of Arkansas at Little Rock overview
Size Mid-size
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Level of Study Undergrad/Graduate
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Located in Little Rock, Arkansas, University of Arkansas at Little Rock is a mid-size four year public college offering both undergrad and graduate programs. In the most recent statistical year 2,019 prospective students applied, and 1,329 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 584 enrolled in the school.  5,142 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 5,373 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2019/2020, excluding room and board, is $6,600 plus fees of $2,944. UALR is ranked 741 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2020 U.S. Colleges Ranking.

Ratings

5/10
Overall
6/10
Academics
5/10
Resources
4/10
Outcomes
4/10
Value

UALR is rated within the lower 42% of four-year colleges nationally and earns a CollegeSimply grade of 5 out of 10. Learn how ratings are calculated

Rankings

Rankings for University of Arkansas at Little Rock within the 2021 CollegeSimply Best Colleges Lists.

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Getting In

Admission Standards
Moderate
University of Arkansas at Little Rock overview
ACT 19/25
GPA 3.18
Applications Accepted
65.8% 
University of Arkansas at Little Rock overview
Applications Due Jun 1, 2021
Applicant Competition Low
Application Fee $40

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Annual Cost to Attend

Arkansas Resident Tuition
$6,600
In State Costs for University of Arkansas at Little Rock
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,500
Other Fees$2,944
Room and Board $8,556
Budget for Other Expenses$4,630
Total One Year Cost$24,230
Out of State Resident Tuition
$18,810
Out of State Costs for University of Arkansas at Little Rock
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,500
Other Fees$2,944
Room and Board $8,556
Budget for Other Expenses$4,630
Total One Year Cost$36,440

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Outcomes

Average Salary After 10 Years
$38,000 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
21% within 6 years

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Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by University of Arkansas at Little Rock students
Subject Percent of Class
Health Professions 21%
Business 15%
Liberal Arts and Humanities 9%
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting 8%
Engineering Technology 6%

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Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=106245 IPEDS survey data for University of Arkansas at Little Rock.

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