University of Central Arkansas

Conway, AR

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A public institution founded in 1907, the University of Central Arkansas is located on a 262-acre campus in suburban Conway, Ark. The school offers undergraduate degrees in more than 100 areas of study and more than 30 master's degrees. Among the most popular majors are health professions, biology sciences, psychology, education and teaching and nursing programs.

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Quick Facts


201 Donaghey Avenue
Conway, AR 72035
Institutional Control: Public
Year Founded: 1907

Admission

Academic calendar: Semester
rolling application deadline
94.3% accepted

2015-2016 Tuition

Rolling Deadline for applying for financial aid
N/A Used GI Bill benefits to partially or fully finance tuition and fees
$13,806 Tuition and Fees

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Summary


Specialties

#393
Business

School Details

Has guaranteed admission agreement with at least one other institution: No
Guaranteed admission agreement URL: N/A

Programs Offered

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

Majors Offered

Art teacher education, Health professions and related clinical sciences, other, Biological and physical sciences, Music performance, general, Speech communication and rhetoric, African-american/black studies, English/language arts teacher education, Kindergarten/preschool education and teaching, Kinesiology and exercise science, Interior design, Technology teacher education/industrial arts teacher education, Public administration, Environmental studies, Business teacher education, Religion/religious studies, Psychology, general, Nuclear medical technology/technologist, Physical sciences, Foods, nutrition, and wellness studies, general, Computer and information sciences, general, Audiology/audiologist and speech-language pathology/pathologist, Insurance, Community health services/liaison/counseling, Geography, Health teacher education, Music teacher education, Journalism, Chemistry, general, Occupational therapy/therapist, Writing, general, Physics, general, Elementary education and teaching, Music, general, Economics, general, Family and consumer sciences/home economics teacher education, Public relations, advertising, and applied communication, Marketing/marketing management, general, Finance, general, Foreign languages and literatures, general, French language and literature, English language and literature, general, Education, general, Biology teacher education, Biology/biological sciences, general, Science teacher education/general science teacher education, History, general, Substance abuse/addiction counseling, Physical education teaching and coaching, Clinical laboratory science/medical technology/technologist, Athletic training/trainer, Medical radiologic technology/science - radiation therapist, Accounting, Entrepreneurship/entrepreneurial studies, Business administration and management, general, Art/art studies, general, Mathematics, general, Linguistics, Creative writing, Social studies teacher education, International/global studies, Sociology, Multi-/interdisciplinary studies, other, Political science and government, general, Mathematics teacher education, Junior high/intermediate/middle school education and teaching, Cinematography and film/video production, Business/commerce, general, Special education and teaching, other, Registered nursing/registered nurse, Family and consumer sciences/human sciences, general, Drama and dramatics/theatre arts, general, Spanish language and literature, Foreign language teacher education, Philosophy, Management information systems, general

Minors Offered

Health professions and related clinical sciences, other, Music performance, general, Speech communication and rhetoric, African-american/black studies, Political science and government, other, Area studies, other, Public administration, Religion/religious studies, Psychology, general, Physical sciences, Ethnic, cultural minority, gender, and group studies, other, Computer and information sciences, general, Community health services/liaison/counseling, Geography, Humanities/humanistic studies, Journalism, Chemistry, general, Writing, general, Physics, general, Economics, general, Anthropology, Army jrotc/rotc, Marketing/marketing management, general, French language and literature, Chinese language and literature, English language and literature, general, Biology/biological sciences, general, History, general, Substance abuse/addiction counseling, Accounting, Business administration and management, general, Art/art studies, general, Geography, other, Mathematics, general, Linguistics, Creative writing, International/global studies, Sociology, Latin american studies, Political science and government, general, Asian studies/civilization, Mathematics teacher education, Cinematography and film/video production, Business/commerce, general, Family and consumer sciences/human sciences, general, German language and literature, Drama and dramatics/theatre arts, general, Spanish language and literature, Philosophy, Management information systems, general

General Student Body Information

Gender distribution: 
Total number of undergraduates: 9,842
Total number of degree-seeking full-time undergraduates: 8,097
Total number of degree-seeking part-time undergraduates: 1,135

Student Services

Basic services offered: nonremedial tutoring, women's center, placement service, health service, health insurance
Remedial learning services offered: reading, math, writing, study skills
Counseling services offered: academic, birth control, career, minority student, 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; Controlled dormitory access (key, security card, etc)

Activities

Student activities offered: Campus ministries, Choral groups, concert band, dance, drama/theater, jazz band, international student organization, literary magazine, marching band, model un, music ensembles, musical theater, 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, soccer, track and field (indoor), track and field (outdoor)
Intercollegiate varsity scholarship sports offered for women: Basketball, cross country, golf, soccer, softball, tennis, track and field (indoor), track and field (outdoor), volleyball


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Crime Statistics

Criminal Offences - On-Campus1 2011 2012 2013
Murder/Non-negligent manslaughter 0 0 0
Negligent manslaughter 0 0 0
Sex offenses - Forcible 2 6 4
Sex offenses - non-forcible (incest and statutory rape only) 0 0 0
Robbery 1 1 0
Aggravated assault 0 1 0
Burglary 28 34 12
Motor vehicle theft 2 2 3
Arson 0 0 0
Criminal Offences - On-Campus Student Housing Facility2 2011 2012 2013
Murder/Non-negligent manslaughter 0 0 0
Negligent manslaughter 0 0 0
Sex offenses - Forcible 2 6 4
Sex offenses - non-forcible (incest and statutory rape only) 0 0 0
Robbery 1 0 0
Aggravated assault 0 0 0
Burglary 19 10 10
Motor vehicle theft 0 0 0
Arson 0 0 0
Criminal Offences - Noncampus Building or Property3 2011 2012 2013
Murder/Non-negligent manslaughter 0 0 0
Negligent manslaughter 0 0 0
Sex offenses - Forcible 1 0 1
Sex offenses - non-forcible (incest and statutory rape only) 0 0 0
Robbery 0 0 0
Aggravated assault 0 0 0
Burglary 0 0 0
Motor vehicle theft 0 0 0
Arson 0 0 0
Arrests - On-Campus1 2011 2012 2013
Illegal weapons possession 0 4 1
Drug law violations 24 21 27
Liquor law violations 9 38 17
Arrests - On-Campus Student Housing Facility2 2011 2012 2013
Illegal weapons possession 0 1 0
Drug law violations 8 8 18
Liquor law violations 4 11 7
Arrests - Noncampus Building or Property3 2011 2012 2013
Illegal weapons possession 0 0 0
Drug law violations 0 0 0
Liquor law violations 3 0 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.