University of Arkansas Graduate Schools

University of Arkansas (referred to as Arkansas) is a Public, 4 years school located in Fayetteville, AR. It is classified as Research University (very high research activity) 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 University of Arkansas is $8,841 for Arkansas residents and $22,121 for out-of-state students. The school has 4,392 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 27,778 including undergraduate students.

University of Arkansas Graduate School Overview

University of Arkansas (referred to as Arkansas) is a Public, 4 years school located in Fayetteville, AR. It is classified as Research University (very high research activity) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest level of offering is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice.
University of Arkansas is accredited by Higher Learning Commission (1/1/1924 - Current[Estimated Date]).
University of ArkansasDirectory Information
School NameUniversity of Arkansas (referred to as Arkansas)
AddressAdministration Bldg 425, Fayetteville, AR 72701
Phone479-575-2000
Webhttps://www.uark.edu
Online Applicationhttps://admissions.uark.edu/apply
Financial Infohttps://finaid.uark.edu
The 2020 graduate school tuition & fees at University of Arkansas is $8,841 for Arkansas residents and $22,121 for out-of-state students. The school has 4,392 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 27,778 including undergraduate students.
It offers total 138 graduate programs through Post-Bachelor Certificate, Master's, Post-Master Certificate, Doctorate (Research), Doctorate (Professional Practice). Among them, 29 programs are available online classes.
Arkansas Graduate School 2020 Key Facts
School TypePublic, 4 years
Tuition & Fees$22,121
$8,841 for Arkansas Residents
Student Population4,392
Offered Degrees/ProgramsPost-Bachelor Certificate, Master's, Post-Master Certificate, Doctorate (Research), Doctorate (Professional Practice)
Number of Programs138 graduate programs
(29 programs available online learning)
Student to Faculty Ratio18 to 1
The graduate tuition & fees at University of Arkansas is $8,841 for Arkansas residents and $22,121 for out-of-state students for academic year 2019-2020. The tuition per credit hour is $431 for Arkansas residents and $1,168 for out-of-state students. University of Arkansas offers the alternative tuition plans.
Arkansas 2020 Graduate Program Tuition & Fees
Tuition & Fees
Arkansas Residents$8,841
Out-of-State$22,121
Tuition per Credit Hour
Arkansas Residents$431
Out-of-State$1,168
University of Arkansas 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 University of Arkansas campus, remedial services, academic/career services, employment services for students, on-campus daycare for students' children are provided for their students.
Special Learning Opportunities & On-campus Services at Arkansas
Distance Learning (Online Classes)29 Online Programs Available
Special learning Opportunities
  • ROTC (Army, Air Force)
  • Study abroad
  • Teacher certification
On-Campus Student Services
  • Remedial services
  • Academic/career services
  • Employment services for students
  • On-campus daycare for students' children

University of Arkansas 2020 Tuition, Fees, Other College Costs

For academic year 2019-2020, the graduate school tuition & fees of University of Arkansas is $8,841 for Arkansas residents and $22,121 for other students. The graduate tuition & fees are increased by 2.76% compared to previous academic year.
2019-2020 Graduate Tuition & fees at University of Arkansas
Arkansas ResidentsOut-of-State
TuitionFeesTuitionFees
2015-2016$7,199$897$17,775$897
2016-2017$7,379$971$18,842$971
2017-2018$7,563$1,008$19,784$1,008
2018-2019$7,563$1,049$20,477$1,049
2019-2020$7,752$1,089$21,032$1,089
For academic year 2019-2020, the living costs are $15,660 when a student lives on-campus housing facilities (i.e. dormitory, school owned apartments, etc.) at University of Arkansas. On-campus living costs are increased by 2.19% compared to previous academic year. The off-campus living costs are $15,660. Off-campus living costs are increased by 2.19% compared to previous academic year.
2019-2020 Living Costs at University of Arkansas
Living On-CampusLiving Off-Campus
Room & BoardOther ExpenseRoom & BoardOther Expense
2015-2016$9,880$4,104$9,880$4,104
2016-2017$10,332$4,104$10,332$4,104
2017-2018$10,704$4,104$10,704$4,104
2018-2019$11,020$4,304$11,020$4,304
2019-2020$11,330$4,330$11,330$4,330
For academic year 2019-2020, the tuition per credit hour for graduate programs is $431 for Arkansas residents and $1,168 for other students at University of Arkansas. The graduate tuition per credit hour are increased by 2.64% compared to previous academic year.
2019-2020 Graduation Program Tuition per Credit Hour University of Arkansas
Arkansas ResidentsOut-of-State
2015-2016$400$988
2016-2017$410$1,047
2017-2018$420$1,099
2018-2019$420$1,138
2019-2020$431$1,168
The law school tuition at University of Arkansas is $16,604 for Arkansas residents and $37,238 for out-of-state students for academic year 2019-2020. Next table shows the tuition & fees for law school and/or medical schools at University of Arkansas.
2019-2020 Law School/Medical School Tuition at University of Arkansas
Arkansas ResidentsOut-of-State
TuitionFeesTuitionFees
Law$14,650$1,954$35,284$1,954

Graduate Programs at Arkansas

University of Arkansas offers 147 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, 1,597 students have completed their study at University of Arkansas.
Offered Degrees at University of Arkansas
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online ClassNumber of Completers
Master's Degree79191,114
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship393204
Doctor's degree - other31134
Post Bachelor's Degree216129
Post Master's Degree5316
Total147321,597

University of Arkansas offers 147 programs through Master's, Doctorate, Post-Graduate Certificate The programs are offered both in online and on-site education. Last year total 1,597 students have completed their studies.
  • 1,114 students have earned/completed Master's program.
  • 134 students have earned/completed Doctorate (Practice) program.
  • 129 students have earned/completed Post-Bachelor's program.
  • 16 students have earned/completed Post-Master's program.
Master's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Agriculture [+] (1 completers) 62 completers-
Agricultural Economics17-
Agricultural Production Operations7-
Animal Sciences7-
Poultry Science3-
Food Science9-
Agronomy and Crop Science13-
Horticultural Science6-
Architecture [+] 0 completers-
0-
Architecture0-
Communication and Journalism [+] 19 completers-
Speech Communication and Rhetoric13-
Journalism6-
Computer And Information Sciences [+] 13 completers-
Computer and Information Sciences13-
Computer Science0-
Education [+] (20 completers) 190 completers-
Education0-
Curriculum and Instruction3-
Educational Leadership and Administration19$36,600
Adult and Continuing Education Administration3-
Higher Education/Higher Education Administration17-
Community College Education0-
Educational/Instructional Technology10-
Special Education and Teaching12-
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services16$40,400
Adult and Continuing Education and Teaching9$42,700
Elementary Education and Teaching33-
Secondary Education and Teaching37-
Teacher Education, Multiple Levels0-
Agricultural Teacher Education10-
Mathematics Teacher Education1-
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching15-
Teaching English as a Second or Foreign Language/ESL Language Instructor5-
Engineering [+] (3 completers) 113 completers-
Engineering28-
Agricultural Engineering13-
Chemical Engineering7-
Civil Engineering14-
Computer Engineering4-
Electrical and Electronics Engineering24-
Environmental/Environmental Health Engineering0-
Mechanical Engineering7-
Industrial Engineering16-
Engineering Technology [+] (2 completers) 185 completers-
Architectural Engineering Technology/Technician0-
Engineering/Industrial Management185$67,300
Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics [+] 11 completers-
Foreign Languages and Literatures0-
Comparative Literature1-
Spanish Language and Literature5-
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics (other)5-
Work and Family Studies [+] (1 completers) 6 completers-
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences6-
Legal Studies [+] (2 completers) 10 completers-
Law0-
Legal Professions and Studies (other)10-
English Language And Literature [+] 27 completers-
English Language and Literature15-
Creative Writing12-
Biological And Biomedical Sciences [+] 20 completers-
Biology/Biological Sciences5-
Plant Pathology/Phytopathology0-
Cell/Cellular and Molecular Biology11-
Entomology4-
Mathematics And Statistics [+] 15 completers-
Mathematics7-
Statistics8-
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies [+] 37 completers-
Parks, Recreation and Leisure Studies0-
Parks, Recreation and Leisure Facilities Management19$40,600
Kinesiology and Exercise Science18-
Philosophy And Religious Studies [+] 0 completers-
Philosophy0-
Physical Sciences [+] 16 completers-
Physical Sciences0-
Planetary Astronomy and Science1-
Chemistry0-
Geology/Earth Science7-
Physics3-
Materials Chemistry5-
Psychology [+] 2 completers-
Psychology2-
Human Services [+] (2 completers) 57 completers-
0-
Public Administration6-
Social Work51$42,700
Public Administration and Social Service Professions (other)0-
Social Sciences [+] 35 completers-
Social Sciences0-
Anthropology10-
Economics5-
Geography8-
Political Science and Government5-
Sociology7-
Visual And Performing Arts [+] 25 completers-
Visual and Performing Arts0-
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts7-
Art/Art Studies9-
Music Performance9-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] (2 completers) 55 completers-
Chiropractic0-
Audiology/Audiologist and Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist22-
Athletic Training/Trainer20-
Public Health Education and Promotion5-
Vocational Rehabilitation Counseling/Counselor7-
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse1-
Business [+] (2 completers) 211 completers-
Business/Commerce0-
Business Administration and Management128$95,000
Accounting53$58,200
Management Science30-
History [+] 5 completers-
History5-
Total1,114
Doctorate (Research) Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Agriculture [+] 16 completers-
Animal Sciences3-
Poultry Science3-
Food Science3-
Plant Sciences0-
Agronomy and Crop Science7-
Education [+] (6 completers) 36 completers-
Education0-
Curriculum and Instruction5-
Educational Leadership and Administration9-
Adult and Continuing Education Administration4-
Higher Education/Higher Education Administration9-
Educational Statistics and Research Methods1-
Social and Philosophical Foundations of Education4-
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services3-
Adult and Continuing Education and Teaching1-
Engineering [+] 45 completers-
Engineering45-
Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics [+] 5 completers-
Foreign Languages and Literatures0-
Comparative Literature5-
English Language And Literature [+] 6 completers-
English Language and Literature6-
Biological And Biomedical Sciences [+] 18 completers-
Biology/Biological Sciences3-
Plant Pathology/Phytopathology0-
Cell/Cellular and Molecular Biology15-
Entomology0-
Mathematics And Statistics [+] 2 completers-
Mathematics2-
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies [+] 5 completers-
Parks, Recreation and Leisure Studies0-
Parks, Recreation and Leisure Facilities Management1-
Kinesiology and Exercise Science4-
Philosophy And Religious Studies [+] 3 completers-
Philosophy3-
Physical Sciences [+] 26 completers-
Physical Sciences0-
Planetary Astronomy and Science2-
Chemistry5-
Geology/Earth Science2-
Geological and Earth Sciences/Geosciences (other)4-
Physics7-
Materials Chemistry6-
Psychology [+] 7 completers-
Psychology7-
Human Services [+] 6 completers-
0-
Public Policy Analysis6-
Social Sciences [+] 4 completers-
Social Sciences0-
Anthropology2-
Economics2-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 5 completers-
Health and Wellness2-
Chiropractic0-
Public Health Education and Promotion1-
Vocational Rehabilitation Counseling/Counselor2-
Business [+] 11 completers-
Business/Commerce0-
Business Administration and Management11-
History [+] 9 completers-
History9-
Total204
Doctorate (Practice) Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 20 completers-
Occupational Therapy/Therapist0-
Nursing Practice20-
Total134
Post-Bachelor's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, And Group Studies [+] 0 completers-
African-American/Black Studies0-
Computer And Information Sciences [+] 0 completers-
Computer and Information Sciences0-
Computer and Information Systems Security/Information Assurance0-
Education [+] (4 completers) 4 completers-
Education0-
Educational/Instructional Technology0-
Special Education and Teaching0-
Education/Teaching of Individuals with Autism4-
Elementary Education and Teaching0-
Music Teacher Education0-
Teaching English as a Second or Foreign Language/ESL Language Instructor0-
Engineering Technology [+] (2 completers) 53 completers-
Architectural Engineering Technology/Technician0-
Engineering/Industrial Management53-
Legal Studies [+] 11 completers-
Law0-
Legal Professions and Studies (other)11-
English Language And Literature [+] (2 completers) 4 completers-
English Language and Literature0-
Professional, Technical, Business, and Scientific Writing4-
Mathematics And Statistics [+] 0 completers-
Mathematics0-
Statistics0-
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies [+] 8 completers-
Biological and Physical Sciences0-
Gerontology0-
Sustainability Studies8-
Psychology [+] 0 completers-
Psychology0-
Educational Psychology0-
Social Sciences [+] (2 completers) 1 completers-
Social Sciences0-
Geographic Information Science and Cartography1-
Visual And Performing Arts [+] 1 completers-
Visual and Performing Arts0-
Music Performance1-
Business [+] 45 completers-
Business/Commerce0-
Business Administration and Management1-
Non-Profit/Public/Organizational Management3-
Entrepreneurship/Entrepreneurial Studies2-
Management Science39-
Total129
Post-Master's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Education [+] 16 completers-
Curriculum and Instruction1-
Educational Leadership and Administration9-
Educational, Instructional, and Curriculum Supervision4-
Educational Statistics and Research Methods2-
Educational Assessment, Testing, and Measurement0-
Total16

Graduate Student Population at Arkansas

For academic year 2019-2020, total 4,392 students enrolled into University of Arkansas graduate schools where it has total 27,778 students including undergraduate students. By attending status, there are 1,597 full-time and 2,795 part-time students. By gender, 2,202 male and 2,190 female students are attending University of Arkansas graduate schools. Next table summarizes the graduate student population by gender and attending status for University of Arkansas.
Graduate School Student Population By Gender
University of Arkansas
TotalMaleFemale
Total4,3922,2022,190
Full-time1,597731866
Part-tme2,7951,4711,324
Next tables summarize the students population by race/ethnicity at University of Arkansas.
There are 2,885 White (65.69%), 256 Black/African American (5.83%), 229 Hispanic (5.21%), 81 Asian (1.84%), and 941 students with other races. 719 students are enrolled with non-resident alien status.
Graduate Student Population By Race/ethnicity at University of Arkansas
TotalMaleFemale
Total4,3922,2022,190
American Indian/Native American572136
Asian814635
Black/African American256115141
Hispanic229108121
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander312
White2,8851,4051,480
Two More975047
Un-Known653233
Non-resident Alien719424295
University of Arkansas offers the distance learning opportunities (online degree program and/or courses) for graduate programs. 1,441 graduate students (32.81% of total students) are enrolled online exclusively and 225 graduate students (5.12% of total students) are enrolled some online courses. Next table summarizes the online student population for University of Arkansas.
Distance Learning Student Population at University of Arkansas
Number of Students
Total4,392
Enrolled Online Exclusively1,441
Enrolled Some Online Courses225
Not in Online Courses2,726
The following table summarizes the graduate students population by age at University of Arkansas. 1,208 students are aged 20 to 24 (27.50% of total students), 185 students are aged above 50 (4.21%). Next table summarizes the student population by age at University of Arkansas.
Graduate Student Population By Age at University of Arkansas
TotalMaleFemale
Total4,3922,2022,190
Age 20-21572136
Age 22-241,151526625
Age 25-291,308674634
Age 30-34740425315
Age 35-39478273205
Age 40-49473220253
Age 50-6416454110
Over 6421912

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Auburn University (Auburn) is a Public, 4 years school located in Auburn, AL. The 2020 graduate program tuition & fees is $11,504 for Alabama residents and $31,160 for out-of-state students. The school has a total graduate enrollment of 5,812 and it offers total 132 graduate programs(26 online programs).
Louisiana State University and Agricultural & Mechanical College (LSU) is a Public, 4 years school located in Baton Rouge, LA. The 2020 graduate program tuition & fees is $12,447 for Louisiana residents and $13,035 for out-of-state students. The school has a total graduate enrollment of 5,750 and it offers total 157 graduate programs(17 online programs).
University of Florida (UF) is a Public, 4 years school located in Gainesville, FL. The 2020 graduate program tuition & fees is $12,737 for Florida residents and $29,302 for out-of-state students. The school has a total graduate enrollment of 16,727 and it offers total 230 graduate programs(51 online programs).
University of Georgia (UGA) is a Public, 4 years school located in Athens, GA. The 2020 graduate program tuition & fees is $11,168 for Georgia residents and $27,476 for out-of-state students. The school has a total graduate enrollment of 9,041 and it offers total 242 graduate programs(25 online programs).
University of Kentucky (Kentucky) is a Public, 4 years school located in Lexington, KY. The 2020 graduate program tuition & fees is $13,404 for Kentucky residents and $32,564 for out-of-state students. The school has a total graduate enrollment of 7,046 and it offers total 228 graduate programs(19 online programs).
University of Mississippi (Ole Miss) is a Public, 4 years school located in University, MS. The 2020 graduate program tuition & fees is $8,300 for Mississippi residents and $23,564 for out-of-state students. The school has a total graduate enrollment of 4,449 and it offers total 97 graduate programs(16 online programs).
Mississippi State University (Mississippi State) is a Public, 4 years school located in Mississippi State, MS. The 2020 graduate program tuition & fees is $8,910 for Mississippi residents and $23,950 for out-of-state students. The school has a total graduate enrollment of 3,484 and it offers total 100 graduate programs(16 online programs).
University of Missouri-Columbia (Mizzou) is a Public, 4 years school located in Columbia, MO. The 2020 graduate program tuition & fees is $10,478 for Missouri residents and $26,577 for out-of-state students. The school has a total graduate enrollment of 7,359 and it offers total 182 graduate programs(38 online programs).
University of South Carolina-Columbia (South Carolina) is a Public, 4 years school located in Columbia, SC. The 2020 graduate program tuition & fees is $14,137 for South Carolina residents and $30,160 for out-of-state students. The school has a total graduate enrollment of 8,062 and it offers total 209 graduate programs(9 online programs).
The University of Tennessee-Knoxville (UTK) is a Public, 4 years school located in Knoxville, TN. The 2020 graduate program tuition & fees is $13,380 for Tennessee residents and $31,568 for out-of-state students. The school has a total graduate enrollment of 6,079 and it offers total 183 graduate programs(20 online programs).
Vanderbilt University (Vanderbilt) is a Private, 4 years school located in Nashville, TN. The 2020 graduate program tuition & fees is $46,297 in average. The school has a total graduate enrollment of 5,963 and it offers total 166 graduate programs(1 online programs).
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