Arkansas State University-Main Campus

Jonesboro, AR, USA
3.92 Average Rating
Arkansas State University-Main Campus is a public research institution and flaship of the ASU system. The main campus is located in the city of Jonesboro, AR. It is home to the Biosciences Institute and provides honors students with the Honors Living-learning Community, where students can study and live with like-minded individuals. Liberal arts and humanities, nursing, biology, and criminology are favored fields of study.

Admissions

Key Admissions Stats

Institution Type
Public
  • Not for Profit
  • Coed
Level of Institution 4 Year
Campus Setting City
In State Students
80%
Out of State Students
11%
0
100
70%
Acceptance Rate
Average ACT Composite: 25
0
36
Average SAT Composite: 1088
0
1600

Key Deadlines

Rolling Admissions

The college has rolling admissions, which means applications are accepted any time throughout the year.

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Academics

Key Academic Stats

Highest Degree Offered
Doctorate
Total Number of Students
14,085
Total Number of Undergrads
9,839
Academic Calendar

Semester

Non Traditional Learning
  • Online Classes
  • Online Undergrad Degrees
  • Summer Sessions
  • Combined Institution Double Degree Programs
  • Some Programs Requires Co-Op/Internship
Learning Options
  • ROTC Army
  • Study Abroad
  • Honors Program
  • Teacher Certification Offered
0
100
29%
Graduate in 4 Years National: 28%
0
100
46%
Graduate in 6 Years National: 52%
Student:Faculty Ratio
18:1
National: 21:1
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Tuition, Cost & Aid

Key Financial Stats

Average Net Price
$13,420
Tuition
In-State Tuition
$8,641
Out-of-State Tuition
$15,298
Students Receiving Financial Aid
90%
Average Aid Per Year
$8,062
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Campus Life

Key Campus Stats

Gender
Male
Female
40%
60%
Student Organizations
175
Size of Town
City: Small
LGBTQIA Student Resource Groups
yes
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After Graduation

Post Grad Stats

Top 5 Cities
Jonesboro
Little Rock
Memphis
Fayetteville
Dallas
Employed
6 mos. after graduation
55%
Average Salary
6 years after graduation
$32,200
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What Students Are Saying

3.92 Average Rating
Arkansas State University is a well rounded college for those who seek a start in their career. It can be the beginning of a long and wonderful education, and it can serve as the end of ones educational goals all at the same time. Whether you're looking to start your road on earning a masters degree, or just looking to get your bachelors, ASU is the school of choice.
Ryan from Highland, AR
A-state is a school that is definitely preparing its students for the real world in a positive way. It has a lot of different healthy food options, a campus store, and is very sports-oriented. The professors are extremely helpful and constantly encourage their students to excel in all ways possible.
Gina from Malvern, AR

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