Cossatot Community College of the University of Arkansas
De Queen, AR 71832


Type 2 year
Control Public
Campus size Small
Campus locale Rural
Degrees offered Undergrad only
Calendar system Semester
Total enrollment 1,538
Religious affiliation None
Open Admission
Student to faculty ratio 18:1
Campus housing No
Types of Programs Offered
Postbaccalaureate Recreational or avocational education
Adult basic remedial or high school equivalent
High school education
Medical Degree
Special Learning Opportunities
Weekend/evening classes
Study abroad
Teacher certification
ROTC - Army
ROTC - Navy
ROTC - Air Force
Student Services Offered
On-campus day care for students' children
Remedial services
Academic/career counseling services
Employment services for students
Placement services for graduates


Cossatot Community College of the University of Arkansas has an open admission policy. That means there is no standardized test or GPA requirements. Any high school graduate or GED certificate holder may get admission.

Tuition & Fees

Cossatot Community College of the University of Arkansas charges different tuition rate depending on students residency. In 2016-2017 academic year, students from out of state paid $5,385 and in-state students paid $2,445.

Follow the link below to learn more about additional cost components such as books and supplies, room and board and other expenses.

Average Net Price
National Average = $7,496
In State Tuition
National Average = $3,466
Out of State Tuition
National Average = $7,623
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Financial Aid

In 2016-2017 academic year, 89% of Cossatot Community College of the University of Arkansas's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 60% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $5,074 (which is 16.2% above the national average.)

The total number of federal student loan recipients at Cossatot Community College of the University of Arkansas in 2016-2017, was 0, which is -- of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was -- (which is 100% below the national average.)

Pell Grant
National Average = $4,368
Federal Loan
National Average = $4,557
Financial aid
National Average = 79%
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Student Body

In Fall 2016, Cossatot Community College of the University of Arkansas has enrolled a total of 1,538 students (547 students full-time and 991 on a part-time basis). Out of the total 1,538 students, 43 of those students were transfer students. The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 38% men and 62% women and all students were enrolled for undergraduate studies.

The institution also enrolled 130 students for distance studies.

Total Enrollment

Student Diversity

White: 59%

Hispanic: 27%

Black/African American: 9%

Two or more races: 3%

Asian: 0%

Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%

Non-resident alien: 0%

Race/ethnicity unknown: 0%


Listed below are the 10 largest majors offered at Cossatot Community College of the University of Arkansas.

Study areas with their online column set to zero are those programs that have an online option but there was no graduate in 2016-2017 academic year.
Study Areas Percent Total Graduates Online
Precision Production 27% 394
Health Professions And Related Programs 25% 361 0
Mechanic And Repair Technologies/technicians 15% 214
Multi/interdisciplinary Studies 3% 40
Personal And Culinary Services 2% 33
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations, And Related Sciences 2% 27
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting And Related Protective Services 2% 24
Psychology 2% 22
Family And Consumer Sciences/human Sciences 1% 18
Communication, Journalism, And Related Programs 1% 9

Graduation & Dropout Rates

Graduation rate
national average: 30%

Graduation rate is a key indicator of an institution's education quality and the level of academic and financial support provided to students.

The following section details graduation and dropout rates of Cossatot Community College of the University of Arkansas full-time students who started class in 2013 and graduated or dropped out prior to August 31, 2016.

Still enrolled
Dropout rate
Transfered out

The above graduation rate is the percentage of students who graduated within 150% of the normal graduation time. For a 4 year degree program, 150% of 4 years is 6 years and for a 2-year program 150% is 3 years.

Earnings After College

Median Annual Income
national average: $25,082

The typical median income of Cossatot Community College of the University of Arkansas graduates 6 years after enrollment is $20,200. Last year, out of the total 518 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 420 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 435 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 326 were employed.

6 years after enrollment 10 years after enrollment
Annual Income $20,200 $23,400
Employment Rate 81% 75%
Total Graduates 518 435

Campus Location

Nearby Colleges

Nearby 2 year colleges within 100 mile radius of Cossatot Community College of the University of Arkansas.

Texarkana College
44.7 mile away
Carl Albert State College
70.3 mile away
Paris Junior College
71.9 mile away
National Park College
78.3 mile away
College of the Ouachitas
91.2 mile away