Arkansas Best Colleges

Check out the best colleges in Arkansas and estimate chance to get it.

Harding University is ranked top in the Arkansas Best Colleges ranking for academic year 2019-2020. University of Arkansas and Hendrix College are ranked second and third places.
The average SAT average score of the 10 Arkansas Best Colleges is 1,132 and ACT average scores is 72. The average acceptance rate of the schools is 69% and the average graduation rate is 53%. The average tuition & fees are $9,219 for in-state students and $23,627 for out-of-state students at the 10 Arkansas Best Colleges.
Number of Schools
10
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Arkansas Best Colleges Comparison
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RankNameTest ScoresAcceptance RateTuitionStudent PopulationGraduation Rate
1Harding University (86.3)Private,4 yearsSearcy, Arkansas 1,165 (SAT)
76 (ACT)
61% $20,735 5,121 67%
2University of Arkansas (86.1)Public,4 yearsFayetteville, Arkansas 1,210 (SAT)
79 (ACT)
77% $9,384 (in-state)
$25,872(out-of-state)
27,778 66%
3Hendrix College (85.9)Private,4 yearsConway, Arkansas 1,255 (SAT)
86 (ACT)
70% $47,600 1,208 71%
4John Brown University (85.5)Private,4 yearsSiloam Springs, Arkansas 1,160 (SAT)
78 (ACT)
76% $27,668 2,516 66%
5Lyon College (85.1)Private,4 yearsBatesville, Arkansas 1,120 (SAT)
70 (ACT)
44% $29,140 655 49%
6Williams Baptist University (84.6)Private,4 yearsWalnut Ridge, Arkansas 970 (SAT)
60 (ACT)
59% $18,060 496 38%
7Southern Arkansas University Main Campus (84.2)Public,4 yearsMagnolia, Arkansas 1,067 (SAT)
63 (ACT)
65% $9,080 (in-state)
$13,580(out-of-state)
4,472 41%
8Arkansas State University-Main Campus (83.9)Public,4 yearsJonesboro, Arkansas 1,117 (SAT)
72 (ACT)
80% $8,900 (in-state)
$15,860(out-of-state)
13,709 48%
9University of Central Arkansas (83.9)Public,4 yearsConway, Arkansas 1,060 (SAT)
71 (ACT)
90% $9,188 (in-state)
$15,998(out-of-state)
11,177 41%
10University of Arkansas at Little Rock (83.7)Public,4 yearsLittle Rock, Arkansas 1,191 (SAT)
66 (ACT)
66% $9,544 (in-state)
$21,754(out-of-state)
10,515 39%
Average1,132 (SAT)
72 (ACT)
69% $9,219 (in-state)
$23,627(out-of-state)
7,76552.60%
Number of Schools
10
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