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South Arkansas Community College

El Dorado, AR 2-Year Public
Acceptance Rate100%
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About South Arkansas Community College

South Arkansas Community College Overview

South Arkansas Community College is a public, state school in a small town setting in El Dorado, Arkansas. South Arkansas Community College was founded in 1975 and enrolls 1,253 undergrads and no graduate students.

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

2022 South Arkansas Community College Facts At-A-Glance
Academic Calendar Semester
Early Decision Acceptance Rate ED not offered
Early Action Acceptance Rate EA not offered
Average GPA 2.8
In-State Tuition $3,012
Out-of-State $4,812

Is South Arkansas Community College a Good School?

The definition of a "good school" is different for different people. Admissions criteria, acceptance rate and average GPA are good indicators of how selective an institution is.

Let's take a look at these areas to get a better view of what South Arkansas Community College offers and if the college could be a good fit for you.

Retention and Graduation Rates at South Arkansas Community College

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

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 Outcomes for South Arkansas Community College Grads

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

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

Tuition and Financial Aid at South Arkansas Community College

Cost 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 South Arkansas Community College's financial aid options for first-year students, check with the school directly.

In 2020, students graduated with an average of $4,375 in student loans for each student with debt. For context, compare this number with the average national debt, which is around $36,000 per borrower.

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

Some financial aid is available on a first-come, first-served basis, so fill out the FAFSA early. Visit the FAFSA website to apply for student aid. Remember, the first F in FAFSA stands for FREE! No one should ever pay to fill out the FREE Application for Federal Student Aid, (FAFSA), so don't give your money (or info!) to any website that claim you do.

Learn more about Tuition and Financial Aid at South Arkansas Community College.

Based on this information, does South Arkansas Community College seem like a good fit? Remember, a school that is perfect for one person may be a terrible fit for someone else! So ask yourself: Is South Arkansas Community College a good school for you?

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Where is South Arkansas Community College Located?

South Arkansas Community College is located in the small town setting of El Dorado, Arkansas.

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College Info

PO Box 7010 El Dorado, AR 71731-7010

Campus Setting: Small Town

South Arkansas Community College Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Continuous processing

Transfer Applications are Due

Continuous processing

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

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

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South Arkansas Community College Tuition & Fees

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Student Life

Wondering what life at South Arkansas Community College is like? There are approximately 1,253 students enrolled at South Arkansas Community College. 42% percent of students attend school full-time, 81% percent are from AR and 19% percent of students are from other states.


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