University of Arkansas at Little Rock Graduate Schools

University of Arkansas at Little Rock (referred to as UA Little Rock) is a Public, 4 years school located in Little Rock, AR. It is classified as a Doctoral/Research University school by Carnegie Classification and its highest level of offering is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice. The 2022 graduate school tuition & fees at University of Arkansas at Little Rock is $7,594 for Arkansas residents and $14,884 for out-of-state students. The school has 2,800 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 10,515 including undergraduate students.

University of Arkansas at Little Rock Graduate School Overview

University of Arkansas at Little Rock (referred to as UA Little Rock) is a Public, 4 years school located in Little Rock, AR. It is classified as a Doctoral/Research University school by Carnegie Classification and its highest level of offering is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice.
The school is accredited by Higher Learning Commission (1/1/1929 - Current[Estimated Date]).
UA Little Rock Directory Information
School NameUniversity of Arkansas at Little Rock (UA Little Rock)
Address2801 S University Ave, Little Rock, AR 72204
Phone501-569-3000
Webhttps://ualr.edu/www
Online Applicationhttps://ualr.edu/admissions/application
Financial Infohttps://ualr.edu/financialaid
The 2022 graduate school tuition & fees at University of Arkansas at Little Rock is $7,594 for Arkansas residents and $14,884 for out-of-state students. The school has 2,800 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 10,515 including undergraduate students.
It offers total 78 graduate programs through Post-Bachelor Certificate, Master's, Post-Master Certificate, Doctorate (Research), Doctorate (Professional Practice). Among them, 21 programs are available online classes.
UA Little Rock Graduate School 2022 Key Facts
School TypePublic, 4 years
Tuition & Fees$14,884
$7,594 for Arkansas Residents
Student Population2,800
Offered Degrees/ProgramsPost-Bachelor Certificate, Master's, Post-Master Certificate, Doctorate (Research), Doctorate (Professional Practice)
Number of Programs78 graduate programs
(21 programs available online learning)
Student to Faculty Ratio12 to 1
The graduate tuition & fees at University of Arkansas at Little Rock is $7,594 for Arkansas residents and $14,884 for out-of-state students for academic year 2021-2022. The tuition per credit hour is $320 for Arkansas residents and $725 for out-of-state students. University of Arkansas at Little Rock offers the alternative tuition plans.
UA Little Rock 2022 Graduate Program Tuition & Fees
Tuition & Fees
Arkansas Residents$7,594
Out-of-State$14,884
Tuition per Credit Hour
Arkansas Residents$320
Out-of-State$725
University of Arkansas at Little Rock 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 its campus, remedial services, academic/career services, employment services for students, placement services for completers are provided for their students.
Special Learning Opportunities & On-campus Services at UA Little Rock
Distance Learning (Online Classes)21 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

2022 Tuition, Fees, Other College Costs

For academic year 2021-2022, the graduate school tuition & fees of University of Arkansas at Little Rock is $7,594 for Arkansas residents and $14,884 for other students. The graduate tuition & fees are stayed same compared to previous academic year.
Data source: 2021-2022 tuition - NCES(National Center for Education Statistics (Last update: March 16, 2022)
2021-2022 Graduate Tuition & fees
Arkansas ResidentsOut-of-State
TuitionFeesTuitionFees
2017-2018$7,680$1,468$17,400$1,468
2018-2019$7,680$2,390$17,400$2,390
2019-2020$5,760$1,834$13,050$1,834
2020-2021$5,760$1,834$13,050$1,834
2021-2022$5,760$1,834$13,050$1,834
The graduate school tuition & fees of UA Little Rock is average compared to public graduate schools in Arkansas. The average graduate school tuition for all graduate schools in United States is $19,187 and the Arkansas graduate tuition is $13,730 (public) / $20,995 (private).
The next table compares the average graduate school tuition by location and school types.
Graduate Tuition & fees Comparison
ResidentsOut-of-State
University of Arkansas at Little Rock$7,594$14,884
All Graduate Schools$11,040$19,187
Public$11,040$20,146
Private$19,294
Arkansas Graduate Schools$7,716$15,817
Public$7,716$13,730
Private$20,995
For academic year 2021-2022, the living costs are $16,955 when a student lives on-campus housing facilities (i.e. dormitory, school owned apartments, etc.) at University of Arkansas at Little Rock. On-campus living costs are stayed same compared to previous academic year. The off-campus living costs are $19,117. Off-campus living costs are stayed same compared to previous academic year.
2021-2022 Living Costs
Living On-CampusLiving Off-Campus
Room & BoardOther ExpenseRoom & BoardOther Expense
2017-2018$9,218$3,540$9,145$4,824
2018-2019$8,260$4,769$6,652$5,898
2019-2020$8,556$4,630$8,811$5,670
2020-2021$9,162$6,059$11,324$7,793
2021-2022$9,162$6,059$11,324$7,793
For academic year 2021-2022, the tuition per credit hour for graduate programs is $320 for Arkansas residents and $725 for other students at University of Arkansas at Little Rock. The graduate tuition per credit hour are stayed same compared to previous academic year.
2021-2022 Graduation Program Tuition per Credit Hour
Arkansas ResidentsOut-of-State
2017-2018$320$725
2018-2019$320$725
2019-2020$320$725
2020-2021$320$725
2021-2022$320$725

Graduate Programs at UA Little Rock

University of Arkansas at Little Rock offers 76 graduate programs for Master's, Doctorate, and Post-Graduate Certificate. The next table lists number of programs by offered degree and online availability along with number of completers by degree/certificate programs. Last year, 753 students have completed their study at University of Arkansas at Little Rock.
Offered Degrees at University of Arkansas at Little Rock
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online ClassNumber of Completers
Master's Degree4012490
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship10136
Doctor's degree - other1098
Post Bachelor's Degree237124
Post Master's Degree205
Total7620753
The next table shows the popular graduate programs at University of Arkansas at Little Rock by award level.
  • The most popular Post-graduate Certificate program is the Management Science program with 20 completers.
  • The most popular Master's program is the Social Work program with 69 completers.
  • The most popular Doctorate program is the Law program with 98 completers.
University of Arkansas at Little Rock offers 76 programs through Master's, Doctorate, and Post-Graduate Certificate. The programs are offered both in online and on-site education. Last year total 753 students have completed their graduate studies.
  • 490 students have earned/completed Master's program.
  • 98 students have earned/completed Doctorate (Practice) program.
  • 124 students have earned/completed Post-Bachelor's program.
  • 5 students have earned/completed Post-Master's program.
Master's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Communication and Journalism [+] (1 completers) 13 completers-
Journalism2-
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs (other)11-
Computer And Information Sciences [+] (4 completers) 52 completers-
Computer and Information Sciences8-
Computer and Information Sciences (other)33-
Information Science/Studies11-
Education [+] (8 completers) 97 completers-
Education0-
Curriculum and Instruction7-
Educational Leadership and Administration6-
Higher Education/Higher Education Administration8-
Educational/Instructional Technology7-
Special Education and Teaching2-
Education/Teaching of the Gifted and Talented3-
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services34$46,000
Adult and Continuing Education and Teaching6$43,000
Junior High/Intermediate/Middle School Education and Teaching5-
Teacher Education, Multiple Levels9-
Reading Teacher Education10-
Teaching English as a Second or Foreign Language/ESL Language Instructor0-
Engineering [+] 8 completers-
Engineering0-
Systems Engineering8-
Engineering Technology [+] 18 completers-
Architectural Engineering Technology/Technician0-
Construction Engineering Technology/Technician18-
English Language And Literature [+] (2 completers) 12 completers-
English Language and Literature0-
Professional, Technical, Business, and Scientific Writing12-
Liberal Arts And Sciences, Humanities [+] 7 completers-
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies7-
Biological And Biomedical Sciences [+] 5 completers-
Biology/Biological Sciences3-
Bioinformatics2-
Mathematics And Statistics [+] 6 completers-
Mathematics0-
Applied Mathematics6-
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies [+] 0 completers-
Parks, Recreation and Leisure Studies0-
Health and Physical Education/Fitness0-
Sport and Fitness Administration/Management0-
Physical Sciences [+] 11 completers-
Physical Sciences7-
Chemistry4-
Psychology [+] 8 completers-
Psychology0-
Counseling Psychology8-
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, And Firefighting [+] (2 completers) 9 completers-
0-
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies9-
Human Services [+] (4 completers) 109 completers-
0-
Public Administration9-
Social Work69$46,000
Public Administration and Social Service Professions (other)31-
Visual And Performing Arts [+] 1 completers-
Visual and Performing Arts0-
Art/Art Studies1-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] (2 completers) 38 completers-
Chiropractic0-
Audiology/Audiologist and Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist0-
Vocational Rehabilitation Counseling/Counselor38-
Business [+] 86 completers-
Business/Commerce0-
Business Administration and Management66$56,300
Management Science20-
History [+] 5 completers-
History5-
Total490
Doctorate (Research) Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Education [+] 9 completers-
Educational Leadership and Administration1-
Higher Education/Higher Education Administration5-
Reading Teacher Education3-
Engineering [+] 6 completers-
Engineering6-
Biological And Biomedical Sciences [+] 3 completers-
Biology/Biological Sciences0-
Bioinformatics3-
Physical Sciences [+] 11 completers-
Physical Sciences11-
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, And Firefighting [+] 2 completers-
0-
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies2-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 0 completers-
Chiropractic0-
Audiology/Audiologist0-
Audiology/Audiologist and Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist0-
Total36
Doctorate (Practice) Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Legal Studies 0 completers-
Total98
Post-Bachelor's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Communication and Journalism [+] 0 completers-
Journalism (other)0-
Computer And Information Sciences [+] (2 completers) 27 completers-
Computer and Information Sciences0-
Computer and Information Sciences (other)19-
Information Science/Studies8-
Education [+] (6 completers) 38 completers-
Education0-
Educational Leadership and Administration13-
Educational/Instructional Technology0-
Special Education and Teaching0-
Education/Teaching of the Gifted and Talented4-
Education/Teaching of Individuals with Speech or Language Impairments13-
Adult and Continuing Education and Teaching0-
Secondary Education and Teaching0-
Reading Teacher Education8-
Engineering [+] 1 completers-
Engineering0-
Systems Engineering1-
Engineering Technology [+] 1 completers-
Architectural Engineering Technology/Technician0-
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-Related Fields (other)1-
English Language And Literature [+] (2 completers) 3 completers-
English Language and Literature0-
Professional, Technical, Business, and Scientific Writing3-
Mathematics And Statistics [+] 5 completers-
Mathematics0-
Statistics (other)5-
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies [+] 4 completers-
Biological and Physical Sciences0-
Peace Studies and Conflict Resolution4-
Human Services [+] (2 completers) 11 completers-
0-
Public Administration7-
Social Work4-
Construction Trades [+] 0 completers-
Mason/Masonry0-
Building Construction Technology0-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] (2 completers) 3 completers-
Chiropractic0-
Vocational Rehabilitation Counseling/Counselor3-
Business [+] 30 completers-
Business/Commerce0-
Business Administration and Management10-
Accounting and Finance0-
Management Science20-
Total124
Post-Master's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Education [+] 5 completers-
Educational Leadership and Administration4-
Reading Teacher Education1-
Total5

Graduate Student Population at UA Little Rock

For academic year 2021-2022, total 2,331 students enrolled into University of Arkansas at Little Rock graduate schools where it has total 10,515 students including undergraduate students. By attending status, there are 1,020 full-time and 1,311 part-time graduate students. By gender, 929 male and 1,402 female students are attending graduate schools. The next table summarizes the graduate student population by gender and attending status.
Graduate School Student Population By Gender
TotalMaleFemale
Total2,3319291,402
Full-time1,020437583
Part-tme1,311492819
The next table summarizes the students population by race/ethnicity.
There are 1,371 White (58.82%), 450 Black/African American (19.31%), 49 Hispanic (2.10%), 63 Asian (2.70%), and 398 students with other races. 254 students are enrolled with non-resident alien status.
Graduate Student Population By Race/ethnicity
TotalMaleFemale
Total2,3319291,402
American Indian/Native American1697
Asian632538
Black/African American450117333
Hispanic492128
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander000
White1,371557814
Two More913556
Un-Known371225
Non-resident Alien254153101
University of Arkansas at Little Rock offers the distance learning opportunities (online degree program and/or courses) for graduate programs. 1,636 graduate students (70.18% of total students) are enrolled online exclusively and 130 graduate students (5.58% of total students) are enrolled some online courses. The next table summarizes the online student population.
Distance Learning Student Population
Number of Graduate Students
Total2,331
Enrolled Online Exclusively1,636
Enrolled Some Online Courses130
Not in Online Courses565

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