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Arkansas Computer Science Colleges

40 Colleges
1,484 Yearly Graduations
$30,121 Avg 4-Year Tuition (In-State)
$20,978 Avg 4-Year Student Loan

In 2019, 1,484 students received a computer science degree from a college in Arkansas, making it rank #33 in terms of graduations. Arkansas colleges offer students average in-student tuition of $7,530 per year, while students attending fron out-of-state may pay something more like $10,145 per year.

An estimated 42% of college students in Arkansas take out loans, with the average loan amount being $5,245 per year.

Learn more about the most popular schools below:

Public Public vs. Private
184 Yearly Degrees
$8,980 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

The total student population at Southern Arkansas University Main Campus is 4,475, of which 3,586 students are undergraduates and of those, 3,003 are full-time. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 16 to 1.

About 69% of students who apply get accepted. Around 43% of accepted students are men, and 57% are women.

58% of Southern Arkansas University Main Campus students take out loans to afford college costs. The typical student loan amount is $5,465 a year. Students should know that the student default rate at this school is 15.9% which is higher than the national average of 10.8%.

Students who graduate from Southern Arkansas University Main Campus with a bachelor’s degree make an average of $28,200 during the early years of their career after graduation.

#2

University of Arkansas - Fort Smith

Fort Smith, Arkansas
Public Public vs. Private
152 Yearly Degrees
$5,754 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

The total student population at University of Arkansas - Fort Smith is 6,265, of which 6,229 students are undergraduates and of those, 4,014 are full-time. For undergraduates at UAFS, the average graduation time is 4.6 years.

Approximately 41% of the students who attend this school take out loans. The average amount of student loans is $4,637 a year. Students should know that the student default rate at this school is 16.4% which is higher than the national average of 10.8%.

A typical bachelor’s-degree holder from this school earns an average of $28,100 during the early-career years.

#3

University of Arkansas at Little Rock

Little Rock, Arkansas
Public Public vs. Private
120 Yearly Degrees
$9,512 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

There are 9,581 students at UA Little Rock in total, 7,120 of which are undergraduates, and of those, 3,786 are full-time. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 14 to 1.

About 75% of students who apply get accepted. Around 43% of accepted students are men, and 57% are women.

Approximately 60% of the students who attend this school take out loans. The average amount of student loans is $6,778 a year. UA Little Rock has a 8.5% student default rate. This is excellent when you compare it to the national rate of 10.8%.

Students who graduate from UA Little Rock with a bachelor’s degree make an average of $31,200 during the early years of their career after graduation.

#4

University of Arkansas

Fayetteville, Arkansas
Public Public vs. Private
118 Yearly Degrees
$9,384 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

There are 27,559 students at UARK in total, 23,025 of which are undergraduates, and of those, 20,559 are full-time. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 18 to 1.

The school doesn’t accept everyone who applies - it has an acceptance rate of 66%. Of the accepted students, 42% are men and 58% are women.

Roughly 42% of students at UARK take out loans to pay for college. The average amount of student loans is $7,803 a year. The student loan default rate of 4.9% means most graduates are not struggling to pay off their loans.

A typical bachelor’s-degree holder from this school earns an average of $37,100 during the early-career years.

Public Public vs. Private
89 Yearly Degrees
$4,977 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

There are 1,102 students at SAU Tech in total, 424 are full-time undergraduates. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 11 to 1.

Approximately 61% of the students who attend this school take out loans. The typical student loan amount is $4,285 a year. Students should know that the student default rate at this school is 20.5% which is higher than the national average of 10.8%.

The early-career average earnings of bachelor’s-degree holders from SAU Tech is $24,000.

#6

University of Central Arkansas

Conway, Arkansas
Public Public vs. Private
82 Yearly Degrees
$9,188 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

There are 9,134 undergraduates at UCA, of which 7,634 are full-time, and there are 10,869 students altogether. The average graduation time for an undergraduate student at UCA is 4.5 years.

Around 90% of students who apply get accepted. Around 35% of accepted students are men, and 65% are women.

52% of UCA students take out loans to afford college costs. The average amount of student loans is $8,544 a year. UCA has a 7.5% student default rate. This is excellent when you compare it to the national rate of 10.8%.

The early-career average earnings of bachelor’s-degree holders from UCA is $29,600.

#7

Arkansas Tech University

Russellville, Arkansas
Public Public vs. Private
78 Yearly Degrees
$7,668 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

There are 11,015 undergraduates at ATU, of which 6,584 are full-time, and there are 11,829 students altogether. For undergraduates at ATU, the average graduation time is 4.6 years.

Around 95% of students who apply get accepted. Of the accepted students, 44% are men and 56% are women.

Roughly 57% of students at ATU take out loans to pay for college. The average amount of student loans is $6,860 a year. The student loan default rate of 9.1% is very similar to the national average of 10.8%.

Students who graduate from ATU with a bachelor’s degree make an average of $28,900 during the early years of their career after graduation.

Public Public vs. Private
75 Yearly Degrees
$3,456 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

There are 1,836 students at UACCM in total, 1,023 are full-time undergraduates. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 21 to 1.

About 75% of students who apply get accepted. Of the accepted students, 42% are men and 58% are women.

Approximately 17% of the students who attend this school take out loans. The typical student loan amount is $4,248 a year. Students should know that the student default rate at this school is 15.5% which is higher than the national average of 10.8%.

A typical bachelor’s-degree holder from this school earns an average of $24,800 during the early-career years.

Public Public vs. Private
75 Yearly Degrees
$8,900 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

The total student population at Arkansas State University - Main Campus is 13,356, of which 8,928 students are undergraduates and of those, 6,439 are full-time. For undergraduates at A-State, the average graduation time is 4.5 years.

The school doesn’t accept everyone who applies - it has an acceptance rate of 66%. Of the accepted students, 41% are men and 59% are women.

Roughly 57% of students at A-State take out loans to pay for college. The typical student loan amount is $6,059 a year. A-State has a 5.9% student default rate. This is excellent when you compare it to the national rate of 10.8%.

Students who graduate from A-State with a bachelor’s degree make an average of $27,500 during the early years of their career after graduation.

#10

Harding University

Searcy, Arkansas
Private not-for-profit Public vs. Private
54 Yearly Degrees
$20,530 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

There are 4,879 students at Harding in total, 3,779 of which are undergraduates, and of those, 3,533 are full-time. For undergraduates at Harding, the average graduation time is 4.4 years.

The school doesn’t accept everyone who applies - it has an acceptance rate of 72%. Around 44% of accepted students are men, and 56% are women.

Approximately 59% of the students who attend this school take out loans. The typical student loan amount is $7,378 a year. The school reports a student loan default rate of 3.8% which is much lower than the average rate of 10.8%!

Students who graduate from Harding with a bachelor’s degree make an average of $33,400 during the early years of their career after graduation.

Public Public vs. Private
41 Yearly Degrees
$5,670 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

There are 2,611 full-time undergraduates at UA Pulaski Tech, and 5,531 students altogether. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 17 to 1.

Approximately 54% of the students who attend this school take out loans. The typical student loan amount is $3,163 a year. This school’s student loan default rate of 11.3% is close to the national average of 10.8%.

Students who graduate from UA Pulaski Tech with a bachelor’s degree make an average of $22,100 during the early years of their career after graduation.

Public Public vs. Private
36 Yearly Degrees
$2,850 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

The total student population at University of Arkansas Community College - Batesville is 1,459, which includes 750 full-time undergraduates. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 19 to 1.

Roughly 12% of students at UACCB take out loans to pay for college. The average amount of student loans is $4,645 a year. The student loan default rate of 9.3% is very similar to the national average of 10.8%.

A typical bachelor’s-degree holder from this school earns an average of $23,300 during the early-career years.

#13

College of the Ouachitas

Malvern, Arkansas
Public Public vs. Private
35 Yearly Degrees
$3,458 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

The total student population at College of the Ouachitas is 1,151, which includes 358 full-time undergraduates. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 11 to 1.

Approximately 16% of the students who attend this school take out loans. The typical student loan amount is $3,605 a year. The student loan default rate of 10.5% is very similar to the national average of 10.8%.

The early-career average earnings of bachelor’s-degree holders from College of the Ouachitas is $23,400.

#14

South Arkansas Community College

El Dorado, Arkansas
Public Public vs. Private
32 Yearly Degrees
$3,012 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

The total student population at South Arkansas Community College is 1,443, which includes 580 full-time undergraduates. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 15 to 1.

Approximately 27% of the students who attend this school take out loans. The average amount of student loans is $3,320 a year. Students should know that the student default rate at this school is 21.6% which is higher than the national average of 10.8%.

The early-career average earnings of bachelor’s-degree holders from SouthArk is $24,500.

#14

University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff

Pine Bluff, Arkansas
Public Public vs. Private
32 Yearly Degrees
$8,064 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

There are 2,498 students at UAPB in total, 2,382 of which are undergraduates, and of those, 2,161 are full-time. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 15 to 1.

About 47% of students who apply get accepted. Of the accepted students, 35% are men and 65% are women.

Approximately 74% of the students who attend this school take out loans. The typical student loan amount is $5,872 a year. Students should know that the student default rate at this school is 17.3% which is higher than the national average of 10.8%.

Students who graduate from UAPB with a bachelor’s degree make an average of $21,200 during the early years of their career after graduation.

#16

University of Arkansas System eVersity

Little Rock, Arkansas
Public Public vs. Private
28 Yearly Degrees

The total student population at University of Arkansas System eVersity is 799, which includes 33 full-time undergraduates.

#17

Southeast Arkansas College

Pine Bluff, Arkansas
Public Public vs. Private
27 Yearly Degrees
$3,855 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

The total student population at Southeast Arkansas College is 1,285, which includes 410 full-time undergraduates. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 14 to 1.

Approximately 62% of the students who attend this school take out loans. The average amount of student loans is $3,102 a year. Students should know that the student default rate at this school is 19.5% which is higher than the national average of 10.8%.

The early-career average earnings of bachelor’s-degree holders from SEARK College is $20,700.

Public Public vs. Private
26 Yearly Degrees
$3,250 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

There are 568 full-time undergraduates at UA Hope-Texarkana, and 1,396 students altogether. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 16 to 1.

Students should know that the student default rate at this school is 12.5% which is higher than the national average of 10.8%.

A typical bachelor’s-degree holder from this school earns an average of $21,300 during the early-career years.

#19

Ozarka College

Melbourne, Arkansas
Public Public vs. Private
22 Yearly Degrees
$3,004 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

The total student population at Ozarka College is 1,170, which includes 562 full-time undergraduates. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 16 to 1.

20% of Ozarka College students take out loans to afford college costs. The average amount of student loans is $4,047 a year. This school’s student loan default rate of 11.5% is close to the national average of 10.8%.

A typical bachelor’s-degree holder from this school earns an average of $18,300 during the early-career years.

#19

Arkansas State University Mid-South

West Memphis, Arkansas
Public Public vs. Private
22 Yearly Degrees
$3,274 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

The total student population at Arkansas State University Mid-South is 1,330, which includes 295 full-time undergraduates. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 11 to 1.

A typical bachelor’s-degree holder from this school earns an average of $18,700 during the early-career years.

#21

Arkansas State University - Mountain Home

Mountain Home, Arkansas
Public Public vs. Private
20 Yearly Degrees
$2,904 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

The total student population at Arkansas State University - Mountain Home is 1,325, which includes 576 full-time undergraduates. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 16 to 1.

Roughly 15% of students at ASUMH take out loans to pay for college. The average amount of student loans is $4,323 a year. The school reports a student loan default rate of 6.8% which is much lower than the average rate of 10.8%!

A typical bachelor’s-degree holder from this school earns an average of $27,500 during the early-career years.

#22

NorthWest Arkansas Community College

Bentonville, Arkansas
Public Public vs. Private
18 Yearly Degrees
$4,072 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

There are 2,475 full-time undergraduates at NWACC, and 8,383 students altogether. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 17 to 1.

13% of NWACC students take out loans to afford college costs. The average amount of student loans is $3,924 a year. Students should know that the student default rate at this school is 13.8% which is higher than the national average of 10.8%.

The early-career average earnings of bachelor’s-degree holders from NWACC is $27,800.

#22

Arkansas Northeastern College

Blytheville, Arkansas
Public Public vs. Private
18 Yearly Degrees
$2,626 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

There are 604 full-time undergraduates at Arkansas Northeastern College, and 1,562 students altogether. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 15 to 1.

Roughly 1% of students at Arkansas Northeastern College take out loans to pay for college. The average amount of student loans is $4,000 a year. The student loan default rate of 11.9% is very similar to the national average of 10.8%.

The early-career average earnings of bachelor’s-degree holders from Arkansas Northeastern College is $22,100.

#22

North Arkansas College

Harrison, Arkansas
Public Public vs. Private
18 Yearly Degrees
$2,952 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

The total student population at North Arkansas College is 1,676, which includes 905 full-time undergraduates. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 15 to 1.

Roughly 11% of students at Northark take out loans to pay for college. The average amount of student loans is $4,348 a year. Students should know that the student default rate at this school is 13.0% which is higher than the national average of 10.8%.

The early-career average earnings of bachelor’s-degree holders from Northark is $23,000.

#25

National Park College

Hot Springs, Arkansas
Public Public vs. Private
14 Yearly Degrees
$5,000 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

There are 2,077 students at National Park College in total, 1,250 are full-time undergraduates. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 19 to 1.

22% of National Park College students take out loans to afford college costs. The typical student loan amount is $4,476 a year. Students should know that the student default rate at this school is 12.7% which is higher than the national average of 10.8%.

Students who graduate from National Park College with a bachelor’s degree make an average of $22,100 during the early years of their career after graduation.

Other Arkansas Colleges

Rank School Yearly Graduations
27 Northwest Technical Institute 10
27 Hendrix College 10
29 Black River Technical College 9
30 Henderson State University 6
30 Strayer University - Arkansas 6
32 Philander Smith College 4
33 Arkansas State University - Beebe 3
34 Bryan University 2
34 Lyon College 2
36 East Arkansas Community College 1
36 Ouachita Baptist University 1
38 Williams Baptist College 0
38 Cossatot Community College of the University of Arkansas 0
38 University of Arkansas at Monticello 0

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