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Philander Smith College

Philander Smith College

900 W. Daisy Bates Drive
Little Rock, AR 72202-3799
(501) 375-9845

Philander Smith College is a historically black 4-year institution, founded in 1877. This school, which is 0.8 miles from the heart of downtown, is in Little Rock, AR. Students are offered 12 degrees at the bachelors level by it. In 2010, 696 students pursued degrees from the 12 programs at this school. This very small school offers subjects such as music, biology, and sociology. This school is accredited by the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission.

Admission

2,045 students applied to Philander in 2010. This school admitted close to 71% of applicants or 1,452 students. Two-thirds of the admitted students are women.

Admission

2,045 students applied to Philander in 2010. This school admitted close to 71% of applicants or 1,452 students. Two-thirds of the admitted students are women.

  • Percent Admitted students who applied: 71%
  • Percent Admitted of women who applied were admitted: 71%
  • Percent Admitted of men who applied were admitted: 71%

Student Demographics

In 2010, this school had 696 students enrolled.

Student Demographics

In 2010, this school had 696 students enrolled.

  • Total Enrolled Male: 237
  • Total Enrolled Female: 459
  • Undergraduate Male: 237
  • Undergraduate Female: 459

Faculty Demographics

Philander has 67 instructors. Nearly two-thirds of the teachers are full-time, 25 out of 67 instructors are part-time, and under half of the instructors are women.

Faculty Demographics

Philander has 67 instructors. Nearly two-thirds of the teachers are full-time, 25 out of 67 instructors are part-time, and under half of the instructors are women.

  • Male: 35
  • Female: 32
Information based on 2010-12 data from the U.S. Department of Education, National Center for Education Statistics.
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