University of Arkansas Community College Rich Mountain
Mena, AR 71953

Overview

Type 2 year
Control Public
Campus size Small
Campus locale Town
Degrees offered Undergrad only
Calendar system Semester
Total enrollment 874
Religious affiliation None
Open Admission
Student to faculty ratio 17:1
Campus housing 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
No
Study abroad
Teacher certification
No
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
No
Placement services for graduates

Admission

University of Arkansas Community College Rich Mountain 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 Community College Rich Mountain charges different tuition rate depending on students residency. In 2016-2017 academic year, students from out of state paid $4,800 and in-state students paid $2,184.

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

$5,543
Average Net Price
(2016-2017)
National Average = $7,496
$2,184
In State Tuition
(2016-2017)
National Average = $3,466
$4,800
Out of State Tuition
(2016-2017)
National Average = $7,623
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Financial Aid

In 2016-2017 academic year, 94% of University of Arkansas Community College Rich Mountain's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 78% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $4,357 (which is 0.3% below the national average.)

The total number of federal student loan recipients at University of Arkansas Community College Rich Mountain 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.)

$4,357
Average
Pell Grant
(2016-2017)
National Average = $4,368
--
Average
Federal Loan
(2016-2017)
National Average = $4,557
94%
Financial aid
awarded
(2016-2017)
National Average = 79%
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Student Body

In Fall 2016, University of Arkansas Community College Rich Mountain has enrolled a total of 874 students (344 students full-time and 530 on a part-time basis). Out of the total 874 students, 29 of those students were transfer students. The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 31% men and 69% women and all students were enrolled for undergraduate studies.

The institution also enrolled 55 students for distance studies.

874
Total Enrollment
29
Transfers

Student Diversity

White: 87%

Hispanic: 4%

Race/ethnicity unknown: 2%

Two or more races: 2%

Asian: 1%

Non-resident alien: 1%

Black/African American: 0%

Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%

Majors

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

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
Health Professions And Related Programs 31% 244
Precision Production 13% 99
Personal And Culinary Services 11% 89
Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities 11% 86
Multi/interdisciplinary Studies 5% 42
Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services 5% 42
Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services 3% 23 0
Family And Consumer Sciences/human Sciences 1% 8
Communication, Journalism, And Related Programs 0% 2
Education 0% 0

Graduation & Dropout Rates

28%
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 University of Arkansas Community College Rich Mountain full-time students who started class in 2013 and graduated or dropped out prior to August 31, 2016.

5%
Still enrolled
61%
Dropout rate
6%
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

$16,600
Median Annual Income
national average: $25,082

The typical median income of University of Arkansas Community College Rich Mountain graduates 6 years after enrollment is $16,600. Last year, out of the total 387 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 298 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 560 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 414 were employed.

6 years after enrollment 10 years after enrollment
Annual Income $16,600 $21,300
Employment Rate 77% 74%
Total Graduates 387 560

Campus Location

Nearby Colleges

Nearby 2 year colleges within 100 mile radius of University of Arkansas Community College Rich Mountain.

Carl Albert State College
38.8 mile away
National Park College
62.9 mile away
Texarkana College
79.7 mile away
College of the Ouachitas
80.9 mile away
Connors State College
88 mile away
Paris Junior College
99.1 mile away