National Park College

Hot Springs National Park, AR, USA
3.05 Average Rating

With campus a short drive from both Hot Springs National Park and Ouachita National Forest, National Park College is a 2-year community college in central Arkansas. NPC offers degrees and certificates in over 30 academic fields of study. As befitting its location, the college features five Hospitality and Tourism degrees as well as Recreation majors with concentrations in Leisure Services and Natural Resources Management. NPC fields men’s and women’s basketball teams and intramural squads in volleyball, basketball, flag football, and soccer.

Admissions

Key Admissions Stats

Institution Type
Public
  • Not for Profit
  • Coed
Level of Institution 2 Year
Campus Setting Suburb
In State Students
92%
Out of State Students
2%
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Academics

Key Academic Stats

Total Number of Students
2,934
Total Number of Undergrads
2,934
Academic Calendar

Semester

Non Traditional Learning
  • Online Classes
  • Online Undergrad Degrees
  • Summer Sessions
  • Some Programs Requires Co-Op/Internship
Learning Options
  • Honors Program
Student:Faculty Ratio
20:1
National: 21:1
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Tuition, Cost & Aid

Key Financial Stats

Average Net Price
$7,852
Tuition
In-State Tuition
$3,780
Out-of-State Tuition
$4,950
Students Receiving Financial Aid
80%
Average Aid Per Year
$4,709
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Campus Life

Key Campus Stats

Gender
Male
Female
39%
61%
Student Organizations
15
Size of Town
Suburb: Small
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After Graduation

Post Grad Stats

Employed
6 mos. after graduation
75%
Average Salary
6 years after graduation
$28,100
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What Students Are Saying

3.05 Average Rating
i have been taking as many classes online as possible seeing that i am a single parent trying to work, go to school, and provide for my daughter. the online classes that national park community college are not only well-outlined and organized, but the teachers are very caring and passionate, just as if i was in a classroom. national park community college has worked with all my needs and availabilities to ensure that i can further my education to achieve my goal of becoming a teacher.
Leigh from Hot Springs, AR
So far it seems like I will love it. The only complaint I have is there is a lack of returning emails from the employees here, but sometimes that is understandable. I am looking forward to starting here in a few weeks.
Lindsay from Hot Springs, AR

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