University of Arkansas at Little Rock: Statistics

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#323 of 2,597 In North America
#291 of 2,496 In the United States
#3 of 24 In Arkansas
#2 of 4 In Little Rock
#239 of 1,254 For Law
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Acceptance rate
56%
Average SAT
1080
Average ACT
22
Aid receiving
96%
Undergraduates
6,568
Graduates
2,331
Male:Female Ratio
36:64
Control
Public
Highest Degree
Doctor's degree
Website
ualr.edu

University of Arkansas at Little Rock Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

Total Men Women
Acceptance Rate 56% 58% 55%
Applicants 4,363 1,488 2,875
Admissions 2,445 860 1,585
Freshmen enrolled full time 494 213 281
Freshmen enrolled part time 22 8 14

815 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

6,641 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

SAT scores

Among admitted applicants
39 or 8%
submitted SAT

25% of them
had 970
or below

75% of them
had 1190
or below

Typical SAT scores of first-years in the University of Arkansas at Little Rock are 970-1190 (middle 50% range).

ACT scores

Among admitted applicants
461 or 89%
submitted ACT

25% of them
had 18
or below

75% of them
had 25
or below

Typical ACT scores of first-years in the University of Arkansas at Little Rock are 18-25 (middle 50% range).

Admissions requirements

SAT/ACT Required
Secondary school GPA Required
Secondary school record Required
TOEFL Required
College-preparatory program Recommended
Formal demonstration of competencies Neither required nor recommended
Other Tests Neither required nor recommended
Recommendations Neither required nor recommended
Secondary school rank Neither required nor recommended

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

White 4839 (55%)
Black or African American 2052 (23%)
Two or more races 957 (11%)
Nonresident Alien 439 (5%)
Hispanic 281 (3%)
Asian 205 (2%)
Race or Ethnicity unknown 73 (0.8%)
American Indian or Alaska Native 20 (0.2%)

Costs per year: Tuition, Housing, Fees

Average aid awarded
$8,947
Students receiving aid
96%

Tuition and fees

UndergraduatesGraduates
Tuition in-district $5,729$5,760
Tuition in-state $5,729$5,760
Tuition out-of-state $16,320$13,050
Fee in-district $2,637$1,834
Fee in-state $2,637$1,834
Fee out-of-state $2,637$1,834

Room and board price

Dormitory capacity 1,395
Combined charge for room and board $8,930
Room charge $5,180
Meal charge $3,750

University of Arkansas at Little Rock Majors

Major Associate's degree Bachelor's Master's Doctoral
Registered Nursing & Registered Nurse 172 176
Business Administration and Management, General 65 62
Criminal Justice & Safety Studies 115 9 1
Social Work 36 82
Law 106
General Studies 84
Psychology, General 78
Biology & Biological Sciences, General 67 1
Liberal Arts and Sciences & Liberal Studies 54 6
Accounting 50
Computer and Information Sciences, General 36 3 10
Information Science & Studies 28 18
Journalism 29 14
Construction Engineering Technology & Technician 8 25 7
Management Science 26 12
Public Administration and Social Service Professions, Other 35
Elementary Education and Teaching 34
Professional, Technical, Business, and Scientific Writing 16 17
Finance, General 32
Criminal Justice & Police Science 28
Mechanical & Mechanical Engineering Technology & Technician 12 15
History, General 18 8
Counselor Education & School Counseling and Guidance Services 26
Health Services & Allied Health & Health Sciences, General 22 2
English Language and Literature, General 24
Sign Language Interpretation and Translation 11 12
Marketing & Marketing Management, General 23
Vocational Rehabilitation Counseling & Counselor 23
Teacher Education, Multiple Levels 22
Sociology, General 19
Public Administration 19
Multi- & Interdisciplinary Studies, Other 17
Art & Art Studies, General 17
Chemistry, General 11 6
Speech Communication and Rhetoric 16
Physical Sciences, General 5 11
Construction Engineering 15
Educational Leadership and Administration, General 12 3
Electrical, Electronic, and Communications Engineering Technology & Technician 14
Foreign Languages and Literatures, General 14
Reading Teacher Education 13 1
Political Science and Government, General 13
Music, General 12
Junior High & Intermediate & Middle School Education and Teaching 11 1
Drama and Dramatics & Theatre Arts, General 12
Mathematics, General 12
Philosophy 12
Computer and Information Sciences, Other 12
Fine & Studio Arts, General 11
Anthropology, General 11
Audiology & Audiologist and Speech-Language Pathology & Pathologist 11
Educational & Instructional Technology 11
International Business & Trade & Commerce 10
Higher Education & Higher Education Administration 6 4
Web Page, Digital & Multimedia and Information Resources Design 9
Systems Engineering 1 8
Computer Engineering Technology & Technician 9
Business & Managerial Economics 9
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs, Other 9
Adult and Continuing Education and Teaching 9
Public Health, Other 8
Engineering, General 8
Special Education and Teaching, General 7
Geology & Earth Science, General 7
Sports, Kinesiology, and Physical Education & Fitness, General 7
Bioinformatics 5 1
Education & Teaching of the Gifted and Talented 5
Teaching English as a Second or Foreign Language & ESL Language Instructor 5
Legal Studies 4
Mechanical Engineering 4
Mechatronics, Robotics, and Automation Engineering 4
Humanities & Humanistic Studies 4
Curriculum and Instruction 4
Computer Programming & Programmer, General 3
Sport and Fitness Administration & Management 3
E-Commerce & Electronic Commerce 2
Physics, General 2
Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences, Other 2
Criminal Justice & Law Enforcement Administration 1
Dance, General 1
Environmental & Environmental Health Engineering 1
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching 1
Grand Total 333 1,280 487 145
Total Men Women
Graduation rate 42% 39% 44%
  • Full-time retention rate - 73%
  • Part-time retention rate - 76%

Publications & Citations

Publications
6,674
Citations
179,036

Publication / Citation count by topic

Liberal Arts & Social Sciences
1,814 / 26,588
Engineering
1,387 / 37,398
Medicine
1,312 / 59,856
Computer Science
1,114 / 23,574
Biology
1,037 / 38,165
Chemistry
1,022 / 28,318
Physics
931 / 30,632
Psychology
764 / 29,099
Law
740 / 1,267
Materials Science
677 / 18,285
Political Science
558 / 2,872
Business
528 / 11,728
Mathematics
394 / 9,914
Sociology
348 / 3,913
Environmental Science
291 / 9,525
Artificial Intelligence (AI)
283 / 5,036
Nanotechnology
219 / 8,067
Economics
212 / 2,021
Art & Design
210 / 2,948
Social Psychology
205 / 7,224
Child Psychology
192 / 14,455
Demography
183 / 9,481
Health Science
176 / 5,100
Oncology and Cancer research
166 / 9,667
Communications and Public Relations
153 / 3,316
Chemical Engineering
144 / 3,442
Surgery
142 / 17,221
Biochemistry
140 / 3,903
Education Majors
127 / 1,988
Math Teachers
113 / 1,376
Computer Networking
111 / 3,899
Criminology and Criminal Justice
107 / 680
Blockchain and Cryptography
106 / 5,758
Electronic Engineering
104 / 2,316
Automation and Control engineering
103 / 1,471
Computer Vision
98 / 1,686
Optical Engineering
97 / 2,541
Clinical Psychology
96 / 3,855
Cyber Security
95 / 4,144
Journalism and Digital Media
88 / 852

Annual publication & citation counts

Year Publications Citations
1991 73 443
1992 60 545
1993 85 558
1994 79 731
1995 79 701
1996 110 858
1997 106 979
1998 107 1168
1999 121 1355
2000 146 1758
2001 163 2001
2002 165 2532
2003 202 3189
2004 192 3729
2005 203 4634
2006 257 5131
2007 309 5744
2008 289 7084
2009 328 8513
2010 348 9102
2011 372 9959
2012 429 11633
2013 434 12687
2014 411 13913
2015 318 14516
2016 309 13904
2017 280 13552
2018 325 12971
2019 283 14032
2020 329 15403
2021 275 16302

University of Arkansas at Little Rock alumni

  1. Derek Fisher

    Derek Fisher
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1974-.. (age 48)
    Occupations
    basketball playertrade unionistbasketball coach
    Biography

    Derek Lamar Fisher is an American basketball coach and former player who is the head coach and the general manager for the Los Angeles Sparks of the Women's National Basketball Association (WNBA). Fisher played professionally in the National Basketball Association (NBA) for 18 seasons, spending the majority of his career with the Los Angeles Lakers, with whom he won five NBA championships. He also played for the Golden State Warriors, Utah Jazz, Oklahoma City Thunder, and Dallas Mavericks. He has also served as president of the National Basketball Players Association (NBPA).

  2. Dick Powell

    Dick Powell
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1904-1963 (aged 59)
    Occupations
    actorsingerfilm directorfilm producerjazz musician
    Biography

    Richard Ewing Powell was an American actor, musician, producer, director, and studio head. Though he came to stardom as a musical comedy performer, he showed versatility, and successfully transformed into a hardboiled leading man, starring in projects of a more dramatic nature. He was the first actor to portray private detective Philip Marlowe on screen.

  3. Pete Myers

    Pete Myers
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1963-.. (age 59)
    Occupations
    basketball playerbasketball coach
    Biography

    Peter Eddie Myers is an American former professional basketball player and a former assistant coach for the NBA team Chicago Bulls.

  4. Karen Aston

    Karen Aston
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1964-.. (age 58)
    Occupations
    basketball coachbasketball player
    Biography

    Karen Sue Aston is an American basketball player and coach. She is currently the head coach of the UTSA Roadrunners women's basketball team. She has served as the head women's basketball coach at Texas, Charlotte, and North Texas. Aston has a career record of 285-146 (.661). In her 13 seasons as a head coach, Aston’s teams have averaged 22 wins per year and have made a combined 10 postseason appearances.

General info

Alternative names University of Arkansas-Little Rock
Arkansas Little Rock
UA Little Rock
Founded 1927
Motto Veritate Duce Progredi
To Advance with Truth as our Guide
Colors maroon, silver
Academic Calendar January to December (January - May; May-August; August-December)
Total FTE staff 1,229
Carnegie Classification Doctoral Universities: Moderate Research Activity

Location and Contacts

Address 2801 S University Ave
Little Rock, Arkansas, 72204
United States
City population 203,000
Phone 5015693000
Fax +1 (501) 683 7304

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