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Arkansas State University

State University, AR
#53

Regional Universities South


#19

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Founded in 1909, Arkansas State University is a public institution residing on 1,376 urban acres in Jonesboro, Arkansas. The school offers more than 40 degree programs in nearly 150 areas of study, including business and health master's degree programs. The Arkansas State Red Wolves compete in the NCAA Division I Sun Belt Conference.

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Quick Facts


PO Box 600
State University, AR 72467

2014-2015 Tuition

$13,480 Tuition and Fees

Students

10098 undergraduate students
42% male / 58% female

Admission

August 18 application deadline
75.5% accepted

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Summary


School Details

Institutional Control: public
Year Founded: 1909

Programs Offered

associate degree, bachelor's degree, doctorate, master's degree, post-bachelor's certificate, post-master's certificate

Majors Offered

Agribusiness/Agricultural Business Operations, Animal Sciences, General, Plant Sciences, General, Computer and Information Sciences, General, Data Processing and Data Processing Technology/Technician, Junior High/Intermediate/Middle School Education and Teaching, Early Childhood Education and Teaching, Business Teacher Education, English/Language Arts Teacher Education, Foreign Language Teacher Education, Mathematics Teacher Education, Music Teacher Education, Physical Education Teaching and Coaching, Social Science Teacher Education, Biology Teacher Education, Chemistry Teacher Education, Physics Teacher Education, Engineering, General, Civil Engineering, General, Electrical and Electronics Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Engineering Technologies and Engineering-Related Fields, Other, Foreign Languages and Literatures, General, English Language and Literature, General, General Studies, Biology/Biological Sciences, General, Mathematics, General, Wildlife, Fish and Wildlands Science and Management, Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other, Health and Physical Education/Fitness, General, Sport and Fitness Administration/Management, Kinesiology and Exercise Science, Philosophy, Chemistry, General, Physics, General, Psychology, General, Crisis/Emergency/Disaster Management, Social Work, Criminology, Economics, General, Geography, Political Science and Government, General, Sociology, Commercial and Advertising Art, Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General, Art/Art Studies, General, Music, General, Music Performance, General, Health and Wellness, General, Audiology/Audiologist and Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist, Medical Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiation Therapist, Athletic Training/Trainer, Clinical Laboratory Science/Medical Technology/Technologist, Dietetics/Dietitian, Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse, Business Administration and Management, General, Logistics, Materials, and Supply Chain Management, Accounting, Business/Managerial Economics, Finance, General, International Business/Trade/Commerce, Marketing/Marketing Management, General, History, General, Communication and Media Studies, Journalism, Other, Radio, Television, and Digital Communication, Other, Public Relations, Advertising, and Applied Communication, Other

General Student Body Information

Total number of undergraduates: 10,098
Total number of degree-seeking full-time undergraduates: 7,557
Total number of degree-seeking part-time undergraduates: 1,768
Percent of male undergraduates: 42%
Percent of female undergraduates: 58%

Student Services

Basic services offered: nonremedial tutoring, placement service, day care, health service
Remedial learning services offered: reading, math, writing, study skills
Counseling services offered: academic, career, military, older student, personal, psychological, veteran student
Campus safety and security services offered: 24-hour foot and vehicle patrols; Late night transport/escort service; 24-hour emergency telephones; Lighted pathways/sidewalks; Student patrols; Controlled dormitory access (key, security card, etc)

Activities

Student activities offered: campus ministries, choral groups, concert band, dance, drama/theater, international student organization, jazz band, marching band, model UN, music ensembles, musical theater, opera, pep band, radio station, student government, student newspaper, symphony orchestra, television station, yearbook

Sports

Intercollegiate varsity scholarship sports offered for men: baseball, basketball, cross country, football, golf, track and field (indoor), track and field (outdoor)
Intercollegiate varsity scholarship sports offered for women: basketball, bowling, cross country, golf, soccer, tennis, track and field (indoor), track and field (outdoor), volleyball

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Crime Statistics

Criminal Offences - On-Campus1 2010 2011 2012
Murder/Non-negligent manslaughter 1 0 0
Negligent manslaughter 0 0 0
Sex offenses - Forcible 4 0 1
Sex offenses - non-forcible (incest and statutory rape only) 0 0 0
Robbery 0 1 1
Aggravated assault 2 1 3
Burglary 17 12 9
Motor vehicle theft 3 3 2
Arson 0 0 0
Criminal Offences - On-Campus Student Housing Facility2 2010 2011 2012
Murder/Non-negligent manslaughter 1 0 0
Negligent manslaughter 0 0 0
Sex offenses - Forcible 3 0 1
Sex offenses - non-forcible (incest and statutory rape only) 0 0 0
Robbery 0 0 0
Aggravated assault 0 0 2
Burglary 13 8 9
Motor vehicle theft 0 0 0
Arson 0 0 0
Criminal Offences - Noncampus Building or Property3 2010 2011 2012
Murder/Non-negligent manslaughter N/A N/A 0
Negligent manslaughter N/A N/A 0
Sex offenses - Forcible N/A N/A 0
Sex offenses - non-forcible (incest and statutory rape only) N/A N/A 0
Robbery N/A N/A 0
Aggravated assault N/A N/A 0
Burglary N/A N/A 0
Motor vehicle theft N/A N/A 0
Arson N/A N/A 0
Arrests - On-Campus1 2010 2011 2012
Illegal weapons possession 3 2 0
Drug law violations 5 7 6
Liquor law violations 1 0 1
Arrests - On-Campus Student Housing Facility2 2010 2011 2012
Illegal weapons possession 2 1 0
Drug law violations 3 1 1
Liquor law violations 0 0 0
Arrests - Noncampus Building or Property3 2010 2011 2012
Illegal weapons possession N/A N/A 0
Drug law violations N/A N/A 0
Liquor law violations N/A N/A 0

Comments



1On-Campus: (1) Any building or property owned or controlled by an institution within the same reasonably contiguous geographic area and used by the institution in direct support of, or in a manner related to, the institution's educational purposes, including residence halls; and (2) Any building or property that is within or reasonably contiguous to paragraph (1) of this definition, that is owned by the institution but controlled by another person, is frequently used by students, and supports institutional purposes (such as a food or other retail vendor).
2On-Campus Student Housing Facility: Any student housing facility that is owned or controlled by the institution, or is located on property that is owned or controlled by the institution, and is within the reasonably contiguous geographic area that makes up the campus is considered an on-campus student housing facility.
3Noncampus Building or Property: (1) Any building or property owned or controlled by a student organization that is officially recognized by the institution; or (2) Any building or property owned or controlled by an institution that is used in direct support of, or in relation to, the institution's educational purposes, is frequently used by students and is not within the same reasonably contiguous geographic area of the institution.