University of Arkansas at Monticello
Monticello, AR 71656

Overview

Type 4 year
Control Public
Campus size Small
Campus locale Town
Degrees offered Undergrad & Graduate
Calendar system Semester
Total enrollment 3,924
Religious affiliation None
Open Admission
Student to faculty ratio 15:1
Campus housing
Dormitory capacity 803 students
Freshmen are required
to live on campus
No
Types of Programs Offered
Academic
Occupational
Postbaccalaureate Recreational or avocational education
Adult basic remedial or high school equivalent
No
High school education
No
Medical Degree
Special Learning Opportunities
No
Weekend/evening classes
Study abroad
Teacher certification
ROTC - Army
No
ROTC - Navy
No
ROTC - Air Force
Student Services Offered
No
On-campus day care for students' children
Remedial services
Academic/career counseling services
Employment services for students
Placement services for graduates

Admission

University of Arkansas at Monticello 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

University of Arkansas at Monticello charges different tuition rate depending on students residency. In 2016-2017 academic year, students from out of state paid $10,500 and in-state students paid $4,650.

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

$10,025
Average Net Price
(2016-2017)
National Average = $12,440
$4,650
In State Tuition
(2016-2017)
National Average = $6,695
$10,500
Out of State Tuition
(2016-2017)
National Average = $17,196
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Financial Aid

In 2016-2017 academic year, 97% of University of Arkansas at Monticello's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 71% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $4,551 (which is 2.7% above the national average.)

The total number of federal student loan recipients at University of Arkansas at Monticello in 2016-2017, was 309, which is 60% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $5,119 (which is 3.5% below the national average.)

$4,551
Average
Pell Grant
(2016-2017)
National Average = $4,432
$5,119
Average
Federal Loan
(2016-2017)
National Average = $5,302
97%
Financial aid
awarded
(2016-2017)
National Average = 85%
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Student Body

In Fall 2016, University of Arkansas at Monticello has enrolled a total of 3,924 students (2,265 students full-time and 1,659 on a part-time basis). Out of the total 3,924 students, 166 of those students were transfer students. The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 41% men and 59% women and 3,669 students were enrolled for undergraduate programs and 255 for graduates studies.

The institution also enrolled 921 students for distance studies.

3,924
Total Enrollment
166
Transfers

Student Diversity

White: 67%

Black/African American: 25%

Hispanic: 3%

Two or more races: 3%

Asian: 1%

Non-resident alien: 1%

Race/ethnicity unknown: 0%

Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%

Majors

Listed below are the 10 largest majors offered at University of Arkansas at Monticello.

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
Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities 21% 491
Health Professions And Related Programs 18% 434
Education 11% 266 0
Family And Consumer Sciences/human Sciences 7% 160
Engineering Technologies And Engineering-related Fields 5% 109
Precision Production 4% 99
Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services 3% 62
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies 3% 60 0
Mechanic And Repair Technologies/technicians 2% 58
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations, And Related Sciences 2% 36

Graduation & Dropout Rates

22%
Graduation rate
national average: 46%

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 University of Arkansas at Monticello full-time students who started class in 2010 and graduated or dropped out prior to August 31, 2016.

9%
Still enrolled
49%
Dropout rate
20%
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

$23,300
Median Annual Income
national average: $32,738

The typical median income of University of Arkansas at Monticello graduates 6 years after enrollment is $23,300. Last year, out of the total 1,399 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 1,175 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 1,559 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 1,294 were employed.

6 years after enrollment 10 years after enrollment
Annual Income $23,300 $30,600
Employment Rate 84% 83%
Total Graduates 1,399 1,559

Campus Location

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