Arkansas State University (Arkansas State) vs. The University of Texas at Arlington (UT Arlington)

Compare two schools with tuition, admission, test scores, and more academic characteristics.

  • Both Arkansas State University (Arkansas State) and The University of Texas at Arlington (UT Arlington) are public.
  • Arkansas State is located in Jonesboro, AR and UT Arlington is located in Arlington, TX.
  • UT Arlington has more expensive tuition of $29,299 than Arkansas State ($13,312).
  • Arkansas State has tighter acceptance rate of 66.02% than UT Arlington (71.22%).
  • UT Arlington has higher SAT scores of 1,110 than Arkansas State (1,100).
  • UT Arlington is larger with 43,946 students than Arkansas State (13,190 students).
Arkansas State University

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#3 in Arkansas
Rankings#240 in National Universities
#33 in Texas
Public, 4-yearsSchool TypePublic, 4-years
Jonesboro, ARLocationArlington, TX
Arkansas StateKnown asUT Arlington
1 Year Certificate
2 Year Certificate
Associate
Bachelor's
Post-Bachelor Certificate
Master's
Post-Master Certificate
Doctorate (Research)
Doctorate (Professional Practice)
Offered Degrees1 Year Certificate
Bachelor's
Post-Bachelor Certificate
Master's
Post-Master Certificate
Doctorate (Research)
Doctorate (Professional Practice)
Research University (high research activity)Carnegie ClassificationResearch University (very high research activity)
Tuition & Fees
$7,456 Arkansas residents
$13,312 out-of-state
Undergraduate$11,727 Texas residents
$29,299 out-of-state
$6,718 Arkansas residents
$11,956 out-of-state
Graduate$10,853 Texas residents
$24,005 out-of-state
$8,371Financial Aid$7,992
Admission
$30 undergraduate
$30 graduate
Application Fee$75 undergraduate
$75 graduate
66.02%Acceptance Rate71.22%
38.03%Yield38.42%
1,100 SAT, 22 ACTTest Scores1,110 SAT, 22 ACT
Student Population
13,190Total Students43,946
8,201Undergraduate30,791
4,989Graduate13,155
5,823Online Enrollment13,578
Graduation Rate & Outcomes
53%Graduation Rate53%
Transfer-out Rate27%
78%Retention Rate74%
$36,600Average Earning after Graduation$54,000
Special Learning Opportunities and Student Services
Online Degree/Certificate Program Offered for Both Undergraduate and GraduateDistance Learning (Online Classes)Online Degree/Certificate Program Offered for Both Undergraduate and Graduate
ROTC
Study Abroad
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certifiate
Special OpportunitiesROTC
Study Abroad
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certifiate
✔ (Dormitory Capacity: 3,200)On-Campus Living✔ (Dormitory Capacity: 9,543)
$7,028 average annual costs
Not offered or not ReportedMeal Plan✔ (28 meals per week)
$4,364 average annual costs
Faculties and Staffs
15 to 1Students to Faculty Ratio24 to 1
536 Full-time
187 Part-time
Number of Faculties1,093 Full-time
659 Part-time
1,569 Full-time
378 Part-time
Number of Staffs3,242 Full-time
730 Part-time
$66,895 for Faculties
$44,531 Part-time
Average Salary$92,569 for Faculties
$66,599 Part-time
All data used in our site is from IPEDS (The Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System), U.S. Department of Education, academic year 2022-2023