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 2018-2019. University of Arkansas and Hendrix College are ranked second and third places.
The average SAT average score of the 10 Arkansas Best Colleges is 1,151 and ACT average scores is 74. The average acceptance rate of the schools is 73% and the average graduation rate is 55%. The average tuition & fees are $8,958 for in-state students and $23,442 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 (86.8)Private,4 yearsSearcy, Arkansas 1,180 (SAT)
76 (ACT)
75% $19,845 5,541 67%
2University of Arkansas (86.5)Public,4 yearsFayetteville, Arkansas 1,195 (SAT)
78 (ACT)
77% $9,130 (in-state)
$25,168(out-of-state)
27,558 62%
3Hendrix College (86.0)Private,4 yearsConway, Arkansas 1,275 (SAT)
88 (ACT)
72% $45,790 1,249 75%
4John Brown University (85.7)Private,4 yearsSiloam Springs, Arkansas 1,238 (SAT)
79 (ACT)
77% $26,928 2,613 73%
5Ouachita Baptist University (85.6)Private,4 yearsArkadelphia, Arkansas 1,145 (SAT)
74 (ACT)
64% $26,790 1,545 64%
6Lyon College (84.8)Private,4 yearsBatesville, Arkansas 1,114 (SAT)
74 (ACT)
50% $28,790 672 52%
7University of Arkansas at Little Rock (84.4)Public,4 yearsLittle Rock, Arkansas 1,070 (SAT)
65 (ACT)
79% $9,544 (in-state)
$21,754(out-of-state)
11,624 32%
8Southern Arkansas University Main Campus (84.3)Public,4 yearsMagnolia, Arkansas 1,110 (SAT)
64 (ACT)
69% $8,756 (in-state)
$8,786(out-of-state)
4,643 36%
9Arkansas State University-Main Campus (84.3)Public,4 yearsJonesboro, Arkansas 1,113 (SAT)
72 (ACT)
77% $8,607 (in-state)
$15,297(out-of-state)
13,930 48%
10University of Central Arkansas (84.1)Public,4 yearsConway, Arkansas 1,070 (SAT)
71 (ACT)
91% $8,752 (in-state)
$15,275(out-of-state)
11,343 41%
Average1,151 (SAT)
74 (ACT)
73% $8,958 (in-state)
$23,442(out-of-state)
8,07255.00%
Number of Schools
10
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