Arkansas State University-Main Campus Graduate Schools

Arkansas State University-Main Campus (referred to as Arkansas State) is a Public, 4 years school located in Jonesboro, AR. It is classified as Master's College and University (larger programs) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest level of offering is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice. The 2020 graduate school tuition & fees at Arkansas State University-Main Campus is $6,422 for Arkansas residents and $11,408 for out-of-state students. The school has 4,359 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 13,709 including undergraduate students.

Arkansas State University-Main Campus Graduate School Overview

Arkansas State University-Main Campus (referred to as Arkansas State) is a Public, 4 years school located in Jonesboro, AR. It is classified as Master's College and University (larger programs) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest level of offering is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice.
Arkansas State University-Main Campus is accredited by Higher Learning Commission (1/1/1928 - Current[Estimated Date]).
Arkansas State University-Main CampusDirectory Information
School NameArkansas State University-Main Campus (referred to as Arkansas State)
Address2105 E. Aggie Road, Jonesboro, AR 72401
Phone870-972-2100
Webhttps://www.astate.edu
Online Applicationhttps://asups1.astate.edu:4443/prod/bwskalog.P_DispLoginNon
Financial Infohttps://www.astate.edu/finaid
The 2020 graduate school tuition & fees at Arkansas State University-Main Campus is $6,422 for Arkansas residents and $11,408 for out-of-state students. The school has 4,359 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 13,709 including undergraduate students.
It offers total 80 graduate programs through Post-Bachelor Certificate, Master's, Post-Master Certificate, Doctorate (Research), Doctorate (Professional Practice). Among them, 28 programs are available online classes.
Arkansas State Graduate School 2020 Key Facts
School TypePublic, 4 years
Tuition & Fees$11,408
$6,422 for Arkansas Residents
Student Population4,359
Offered Degrees/ProgramsPost-Bachelor Certificate, Master's, Post-Master Certificate, Doctorate (Research), Doctorate (Professional Practice)
Number of Programs80 graduate programs
(28 programs available online learning)
Student to Faculty Ratio18 to 1
The graduate tuition & fees at Arkansas State University-Main Campus is $6,422 for Arkansas residents and $11,408 for out-of-state students for academic year 2019-2020. The tuition per credit hour is $277 for Arkansas residents and $554 for out-of-state students. Arkansas State University-Main Campus offers the alternative tuition plans.
Arkansas State 2020 Graduate Program Tuition & Fees
Tuition & Fees
Arkansas Residents$6,422
Out-of-State$11,408
Tuition per Credit Hour
Arkansas Residents$277
Out-of-State$554
Arkansas State University-Main Campus offers the distance education programs. All course works for completing a degree program can be done through online exclusively for graduate programs. In addition, the distance learning courses are offered for students who are not enrolled online exclusively.
On Arkansas State University-Main Campus campus, remedial services, academic/career services, employment services for students, placement services for completers, on-campus daycare for students' children are provided for their students.
Special Learning Opportunities & On-campus Services at Arkansas State
Distance Learning (Online Classes)28 Online Programs Available
Special learning Opportunities
  • ROTC (Army)
  • Study abroad
  • Weekend/evening college
  • Teacher certification
On-Campus Student Services
  • Remedial services
  • Academic/career services
  • Employment services for students
  • Placement services for completers
  • On-campus daycare for students' children

Arkansas State University-Main Campus 2020 Tuition, Fees, Other College Costs

For academic year 2019-2020, the graduate school tuition & fees of Arkansas State University-Main Campus is $6,422 for Arkansas residents and $11,408 for other students. The graduate tuition & fees are increased by 3.56% compared to previous academic year.
2019-2020 Graduate Tuition & fees at Arkansas State University-Main Campus
Arkansas ResidentsOut-of-State
TuitionFeesTuitionFees
2015-2016$4,572$1,238$9,144$1,238
2016-2017$4,626$1,292$9,252$1,292
2017-2018$4,806$1,315$9,612$1,315
2018-2019$4,806$1,404$9,612$1,404
2019-2020$4,986$1,436$9,972$1,436
For academic year 2019-2020, the living costs are $14,238 when a student lives on-campus housing facilities (i.e. dormitory, school owned apartments, etc.) at Arkansas State University-Main Campus. On-campus living costs are increased by 7.90% compared to previous academic year. The off-campus living costs are $13,674. Off-campus living costs are decreased by -4.29% compared to previous academic year.
2019-2020 Living Costs at Arkansas State University-Main Campus
Living On-CampusLiving Off-Campus
Room & BoardOther ExpenseRoom & BoardOther Expense
2015-2016$8,140$4,913$8,829$4,913
2016-2017$8,540$4,131$8,910$5,202
2017-2018$8,740$4,131$9,000$5,202
2018-2019$9,025$4,171$9,045$5,242
2019-2020$9,672$4,566$9,108$4,566
For academic year 2019-2020, the tuition per credit hour for graduate programs is $277 for Arkansas residents and $554 for other students at Arkansas State University-Main Campus. The graduate tuition per credit hour are increased by 3.75% compared to previous academic year.
2019-2020 Graduation Program Tuition per Credit Hour Arkansas State University-Main Campus
Arkansas ResidentsOut-of-State
2015-2016$254$508
2016-2017$257$514
2017-2018$267$534
2018-2019$267$534
2019-2020$277$554

Graduate Programs at Arkansas State

Arkansas State University-Main Campus offers 90 graduate programs for Master's, Doctorate, Post-Graduate Certificate. Next table lists number of programs by offered degree and online availability along with number of completers by degree/certificate programs. Last year, 2,317 students have completed their study at Arkansas State University-Main Campus.
Offered Degrees at Arkansas State University-Main Campus
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online ClassNumber of Completers
Master's Degree56191,687
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship4121
Doctor's degree - other4130
Post Bachelor's Degree21693
Post Master's Degree52486
Total90292,317

Arkansas State University-Main Campus offers 90 programs through Master's, Doctorate, Post-Graduate Certificate The programs are offered both in online and on-site education. Last year total 2,317 students have completed their studies.
  • 1,687 students have earned/completed Master's program.
  • 30 students have earned/completed Doctorate (Practice) program.
  • 93 students have earned/completed Post-Bachelor's program.
  • 486 students have earned/completed Post-Master's program.
Master's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Agriculture [+] 19 completers-
Agribusiness/Agricultural Business Operations19-
Natural Resources And Conservation [+] 3 completers-
Natural Resources/Conservation0-
Environmental Science3-
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, And Group Studies [+] 0 completers-
African Studies0-
Area Studies (other)0-
Communication and Journalism [+] (4 completers) 14 completers-
Speech Communication and Rhetoric0-
Communication and Media Studies (other)4-
Journalism4-
Radio and Television5-
Digital Communication and Media/Multimedia1-
Public Relations, Advertising, and Applied Communication (other)0-
Computer And Information Sciences [+] 46 completers-
Computer and Information Sciences46-
Education [+] (20 completers) 1,130 completers-
Education0-
Curriculum and Instruction265$44,200
Elementary and Middle School Administration/Principalship457-
Special Education and Teaching5$43,700
Education/Teaching of the Gifted and Talented102-
Special Education and Teaching (other)135-
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services0$39,400
College Student Counseling and Personnel Services23-
Elementary Education and Teaching0-
Early Childhood Education and Teaching1-
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods, Oth (other)11-
Business Teacher Education0-
English/Language Arts Teacher Education2-
Mathematics Teacher Education2-
Music Teacher Education1-
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching1-
Reading Teacher Education122-
Social Science Teacher Education1-
Computer Teacher Education0-
Biology Teacher Education2-
Chemistry Teacher Education0-
Engineering [+] 7 completers-
Engineering7-
Engineering Technology [+] (2 completers) 22 completers-
Architectural Engineering Technology/Technician0-
Engineering/Industrial Management22-
Work and Family Studies [+] (2 completers) 19 completers-
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences0-
Child Care and Support Services Management19-
English Language And Literature [+] 10 completers-
English Language and Literature10-
Biological And Biomedical Sciences [+] 11 completers-
Biology/Biological Sciences11-
Molecular Biology0-
Mathematics And Statistics [+] 5 completers-
Mathematics5-
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies [+] (2 completers) 74 completers-
Parks, Recreation and Leisure Studies0-
Sport and Fitness Administration/Management62-
Kinesiology and Exercise Science12-
Physical Sciences [+] 3 completers-
Physical Sciences0-
Chemistry3-
Psychology [+] 3 completers-
Psychology3-
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, And Firefighting [+] (2 completers) 18 completers-
0-
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies3-
Crisis/Emergency/Disaster Management15-
Human Services [+] (2 completers) 142 completers-
0-
Public Administration99$47,400
Social Work43$47,500
Social Sciences [+] 5 completers-
Social Sciences0-
Political Science and Government1-
Sociology4-
Visual And Performing Arts [+] 4 completers-
Visual and Performing Arts0-
Music Performance4-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] (2 completers) 92 completers-
Chiropractic0-
Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist27-
Athletic Training/Trainer0-
Vocational Rehabilitation Counseling/Counselor1-
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse30$130,500
Nurse Anesthetist33-
Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences (other)1-
Business [+] (2 completers) 52 completers-
Business/Commerce0-
Business Administration and Management42$55,200
Accounting10-
History [+] 8 completers-
History8-
Total1,687
Doctorate (Research) Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Natural Resources And Conservation [+] 4 completers-
Environmental Studies4-
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, And Group Studies [+] 4 completers-
African Studies0-
Area Studies (other)4-
Education [+] (2 completers) 13 completers-
Education0-
Educational Leadership and Administration13-
Biological And Biomedical Sciences [+] 0 completers-
Biology/Biological Sciences0-
Cell/Cellular and Molecular Biology0-
Total21
Doctorate (Practice) Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 30 completers-
Occupational Therapy/Therapist0-
Physical Therapy/Therapist27-
Nurse Anesthetist0-
Nursing Practice3-
Total30
Post-Bachelor's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Communication and Journalism [+] 0 completers-
Health Communication0-
Computer And Information Sciences [+] 0 completers-
Computer and Information Sciences0-
Data Processing and Data Processing Technology/Technician0-
Education [+] (10 completers) 73 completers-
Education0-
Curriculum and Instruction6-
Elementary and Middle School Administration/Principalship30-
Education/Teaching of the Gifted and Talented5-
Education/Teaching of Individuals with Speech or Language Impairments0-
Education/Teaching of Individuals in Early Childhood Special Education Programs32-
College Student Counseling and Personnel Services0-
Computer Teacher Education0-
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies [+] 0 completers-
Biological and Physical Sciences0-
Gerontology0-
Psychology [+] 0 completers-
Psychology0-
Clinical Child Psychology0-
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, And Firefighting [+] 0 completers-
0-
Crisis/Emergency/Disaster Management0-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] (2 completers) 20 completers-
Chiropractic0-
Health/Health Care Administration/Management0-
Substance Abuse/Addiction Counseling20-
Mental Health Counseling/Counselor0-
Nursing Administration0-
Nursing Education0-
Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences (other)0-
Business [+] 0 completers-
Business/Commerce0-
Marketing/Marketing Management0-
History [+] 0 completers-
History0-
Total93
Post-Master's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Education [+] (2 completers) 486 completers-
Elementary and Middle School Administration/Principalship462-
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services19-
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods, Oth (other)5-
Reading Teacher Education0-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 0 completers-
Chiropractic0-
Family Practice Nurse/Nursing0-
Total486

Graduate Student Population at Arkansas State

For academic year 2019-2020, total 4,359 students enrolled into Arkansas State University-Main Campus graduate schools where it has total 13,709 students including undergraduate students. By attending status, there are 667 full-time and 3,692 part-time students. By gender, 1,436 male and 2,923 female students are attending Arkansas State University-Main Campus graduate schools. Next table summarizes the graduate student population by gender and attending status for Arkansas State University-Main Campus.
Graduate School Student Population By Gender
Arkansas State University-Main Campus
TotalMaleFemale
Total4,3591,4362,923
Full-time667252415
Part-tme3,6921,1842,508
Next tables summarize the students population by race/ethnicity at Arkansas State University-Main Campus.
There are 3,213 White (73.71%), 585 Black/African American (13.42%), 112 Hispanic (2.57%), 38 Asian (0.87%), and 411 students with other races. 206 students are enrolled with non-resident alien status.
Graduate Student Population By Race/ethnicity at Arkansas State University-Main Campus
TotalMaleFemale
Total4,3591,4362,923
American Indian/Native American21417
Asian382018
Black/African American585156429
Hispanic1123379
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander000
White3,2131,0422,171
Two More642341
Un-Known1204377
Non-resident Alien20611591
Arkansas State University-Main Campus offers the distance learning opportunities (online degree program and/or courses) for graduate programs. 3,259 graduate students (74.76% of total students) are enrolled online exclusively and 121 graduate students (2.78% of total students) are enrolled some online courses. Next table summarizes the online student population for Arkansas State University-Main Campus.
Distance Learning Student Population at Arkansas State University-Main Campus
Number of Students
Total4,359
Enrolled Online Exclusively3,259
Enrolled Some Online Courses121
Not in Online Courses979
The following table summarizes the graduate students population by age at Arkansas State University-Main Campus. 755 students are aged 20 to 24 (17.32% of total students), 294 students are aged above 50 (6.74%). Next table summarizes the student population by age at Arkansas State University-Main Campus.
Graduate Student Population By Age at Arkansas State University-Main Campus
TotalMaleFemale
Total4,3591,4362,923
Age 20-2123617
Age 22-24732251481
Age 25-291,084387697
Age 30-34790290500
Age 35-39620211409
Age 40-49816223593
Age 50-6428063217
Over 641459

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