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North Arkansas College

Harrison, AR 2-Year Public
Acceptance Rate100%
Acceptance Rate100%

About North Arkansas College

North Arkansas College Overview

North Arkansas College is a public, state school in a small town setting in Harrison, Arkansas. North Arkansas College was founded in 1974 and the school presently has around 2,429 students per year, which includes 2,429 undergrads.

Student Involvement at North Arkansas College

Interested in music or performing? At North Arkansas College you can perform with one of the university's theater groups.

There are no fraternities or sororities at North Arkansas College, so it might be a good choice if you're not interested in Greek life.

Planning to play sports? North Arkansas College has many options for athletes. See them all and learn more about life at North Arkansas College on the Student Life page.

2022 North Arkansas College Facts At-A-Glance
Academic Calendar Semester
Early Decision Acceptance Rate ED not offered
Early Action Acceptance Rate EA not offered
Average GPA 2.9
In-State Tuition $2,970
Out-of-State $5,070

Is North Arkansas College a Good School?


There is no one way to define a "good" college or university. Some factors that can help you determine what a good school for you might be include admissions criteria, acceptance rate, tuition costs, and more.

Let's take a look at these areas to get a clearer view of what North Arkansas College offers and if the college might be the right college for you.

Retention and Graduation Rates at North Arkansas College

Retention refers to the number of students that stay enrolled at a school over time. This is a way to get a sense of how satisfied students are with their school experience, and if they have the support necessary to succeed in college.

Approximately 54% of students who start at North Arkansas College come back the next year. The average six-year graduation rate for U.S. colleges and universities is 61% for public schools, and 67% for private, non-profit schools.

Job Outlook North Arkansas College Graduates

Job placement stats are a good resource for understanding the value of a degree from North Arkansas College by providing a look on how job placement has gone for other grads.

Check with North Arkansas College directly, for information on any information on starting salaries for recent grads.

Tuition and Financial Aid at North Arkansas College

Tuition is another important factor when choose a college. Some colleges may have high tuition, but do a better job at meeting students' financial need.

For information on North Arkansas College's financial aid options for first-year students, check with the school directly.

The 2023-2024 FAFSA Opened on October 1st, 2022

Some financial aid is awarded on a first-come, first-served basis, so fill out the FAFSA as soon as you can. Visit the FAFSA website to apply for student aid. Remember, the first F in FAFSA stands for FREE! You should never have to pay to submit the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA), so be very wary of anyone asking you for money.

Learn more about Tuition and Financial Aid at North Arkansas College.

Based on this information, is North Arkansas College the school for you? Remember, the best school for one person may be a terrible fit for another! So ask yourself: Is North Arkansas College a good school for you?

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Where is North Arkansas College?

North Arkansas College is located in the small town setting of Harrison, Arkansas.

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College Info

1515 Pioneer Drive Harrison, AR 72601

Campus Setting: Small Town

North Arkansas College Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Continuous processing

Transfer Applications are Due

Continuous processing

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to North Arkansas College is Continuous processing.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to North Arkansas College is Continuous processing.

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

North Arkansas College ACT Scores

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ACT Range

18 - 23

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by ACT Score

ACT Score

Estimated Chance

23 and Above

Good

18 to 23

Avg

18 and Less

Low

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ACT Scores Needed to Get Accepted

The median ACT score of an admitted student to North Arkansas College is 20. Students with an ACT score of 23 and above have a good chance of getting into North Arkansas College. Students with an ACT score that falls between 18 and 23 have an average chance of getting admitted, and students with an ACT score of 18 or below have a low chance of being offered admission.

North Arkansas College SAT Scores

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Composite SAT Range

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Math SAT Range

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Reading SAT Range

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North Arkansas College Tuition & Fees

Tuition & Fees

$2,952

In State

$4,632

Out-of-State
Cost Breakdown
In State
Out-of-State
State Tuition
$2,376
$4,056
Fees
$576
$576
Housing
Unknown
Unknown
Books
Unknown
Unknown

Student Life

Wondering what life at North Arkansas College is like? There are approximately 2,429 students enrolled at North Arkansas College. 61% percent of students attend school full-time, 93% percent are from AR and 7% percent of students are from other states.

61%

Full Time

39%

Part Time

93%

In State

7%

Out-of-State

Data Source: IPEDs and Peterson's Databases © 2022 Peterson's LLC All rights reserved

Quick Facts

Total Enrollment

2,429

Campus Setting

Small Town

Acceptance Rate

100%

Tuition and Fees

In State

$2,952

Out-of-State

$4,632

Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

Continuous processing
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