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National Park College

Hot Springs, AR 2-Year Public

About National Park College

National Park College is a public, state school located in the suburban setting of Hot Springs, AR, less than an hour from Little Rock.

Founded in 1973, National Park College currently enrolls around 2,996 students a year, including 2,996 undergrads. The institution runs on a semester academic calendar.

National Park College's endowment was valued at $11,274,000 in 2021.

2021 Admissions Facts About National Park College

Acceptance rate: 0%

Early Decision or Early Action: No/No

2022 Regular Decision Notification Date:

What is National Park College's acceptance rate?

National Park College is a noncompetitive school to get accepted to. The acceptance rate at National Park College is 0 percent.

In 2021, 0 applicants were waitlisted and 0 waitlisted students got accepted.

Is National Park College a good school?

There is no one way to define a "good" college or university. Acceptance rate and average GPA are good indicators of how competitive an institution is, but they don't tell you how happy or successful students are. There are a few statistics that can give you a good idea of how satisfied students are and how well a school supports its students.

Retention, graduation, and job placement statistics all give valuable information about the quality of the student experience, before and after graduation.

Retention and graduation rates

Out of all the first-year, full-time undergrads who start at National Park College, around 100 percent return for their sophomore year.

The average six-year graduation rate for U.S. colleges and universities is 61 percent for public schools, and 67 percent for private, non-profit schools.

Job outcomes and student debt

Job placement and student debt statistics for recent graduates can give you a sense of the return on investment a school offers. Within six months of graduating, 75 percent of graduates receive at least one full-time job offer.

Based on this information, how does National Park College sound? Remember, a school that is perfect for one person may not be the right school for another! So the real question to ask yourself: is National Park College a good school for YOU?

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College Info

101 College Drive Hot Springs, AR 71913

Campus Setting: Suburban

National Park College Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Continuous processing

Transfer Applications are Due

Continuous processing

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to National Park College is Continuous processing.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to National Park College is Continuous processing.

Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs

National Park College ACT Scores

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National Park College SAT Scores

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National Park College Tuition & Fees

Tuition & Fees

$4,850

In State

$5,960

Out-of-State
Cost Breakdown
In State
Out-of-State
State Tuition
$3,000
$4,110
Fees
$1,850
$1,850
Housing
Unknown
Unknown
Books
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Student Life

Wondering what life at National Park College is like? There are approximately 2,996 students enrolled at National Park College. 41% percent of students attend school full-time, 98% percent are from AR and 2% percent of students are from other states.

41%

Full Time

59%

Part Time

98%

In State

2%

Out-of-State

Data provided by IPEDs and Peterson's Databases, © 2020 Peterson's LLC. All rights reserved.

Quick Facts

Total Enrollment

2,996

Campus Setting

Suburban

Acceptance Rate

100%

Tuition and Fees

In State

$4,850

Out-of-State

$5,960

Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

Continuous processing
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