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Arkansas State University

Arkansas State University

2105 E. Aggie Road
Jonesboro, AR 72401
(870) 972-2100

Arkansas State University is a public, 4-year, research institution, founded in 1909. ASU, which is 1.3 miles from the heart of downtown, is located in Jonesboro, AR. This university is the second biggest institution in the state of Arkansas. It offers subjects such as crime scene investigation, history, and healthcare management. It offers 11 certificates, 13 degrees at the associates level, 73 bachelors level degrees, 52 degrees at the masters level, and five degrees at the doctoral level to students. In 2010, 13,415 students sought degrees from the 110 programs at this university. The North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission accredits it. This mid-sized university is one of 11 research universities in Arkansas.

Admission

4,472 students applied for admission to ASU in 2010. ASU admitted more than two-thirds of the applicants or 3,041 students. Close to 56% of the admitted students are women.

Admission

4,472 students applied for admission to ASU in 2010. ASU admitted more than two-thirds of the applicants or 3,041 students. Close to 56% of the admitted students are women.

  • Percent Admitted students who applied: 68%
  • Percent Admitted of women who applied were admitted: 69%
  • Percent Admitted of men who applied were admitted: 65%

Student Demographics

ASU had 13,415 students enrolled in 2010.

Student Demographics

ASU had 13,415 students enrolled in 2010.

  • Total Enrolled Male: 5232
  • Total Enrolled Female: 8183
  • Undergraduate Male: 4221
  • Undergraduate Female: 5830
  • Graduate Male: 1009
  • Graduate Female: 2355

Faculty Demographics

This university employs 666 faculty. Close to 74% of instructors are full-time and close to 25% of teachers are part-time. More than half of the instructors are female.

Faculty Demographics

This university employs 666 faculty. Close to 74% of instructors are full-time and close to 25% of teachers are part-time. More than half of the instructors are female.

  • Male: 317
  • Female: 349
Information based on 2010-12 data from the U.S. Department of Education, National Center for Education Statistics.
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