10,781
Students
Financial aid thermometer
9,538
Avg. Financial Aid
Moderate
Admission Difficulty
94
94%
Acceptance Rate
Small town
Setting
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Overview

Arkansas Tech University is a Comprehensive institution located in Russellville, AR, in a small town setting.

Location & Contact

Address Brown Hall, Suite 104
105 West O Street
Russellville, AR  72801
United States
Contact Ms. Jessica Brock
Interim Director of Admissions
Email: tech.enroll@atu.edu
Phone: 479-968-0343
Fax: 479-964-0522

Majors & Degrees

Agriculture, Agriculture Operations, And Related Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Area, Ethnic, Cultural, And Gender Studies Associate Bachelors
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Biological And Biomedical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services Associate Bachelors
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Administrative Assistant And Secretarial Science Checkmark
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Logistics, Materials, And Supply Chain Management Checkmark
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Communication, Journalism And Related Programs Associate Bachelors
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Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services Associate Bachelors
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Education Associate Bachelors
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Engineering Associate Bachelors
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Engineering Technologies/Technicians Associate Bachelors
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English Language And Literature/Letters Associate Bachelors
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Family And Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics Associate Bachelors
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Health Professions And Related Clinical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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History Associate Bachelors
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Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities Associate Bachelors
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Mathematics And Statistics Associate Bachelors
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Mechanic And Repair Technologies/Technicians Associate Bachelors
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Heating, Air Conditioning, Ventilation And Refrigeration Maintenance Technology Checkmark
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies Associate Bachelors
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Natural Resources And Conservation Associate Bachelors
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Parks, Recreation, Leisure And Fitness Studies Associate Bachelors
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Personal And Culinary Services Associate Bachelors
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Physical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Precision Production Associate Bachelors
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Psychology Associate Bachelors
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Public Administration And Social Service Professions Associate Bachelors
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Security And Protective Services Associate Bachelors
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Social Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Visual And Performing Arts Associate Bachelors
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Admissions

Acceptance Rate

5,006
Applied
4,743
Accepted
10,781
Enrolled
95%
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Female Admissions

2,792
Females Applied
2,659
Females Accepted
95%
Acceptance Rate
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Male Admissions

2,214
Males Applied
2,084
Males Accepted
94%
Acceptance Rate

Applying

0
Application Fee
3.27
Avg. high school GPA for freshman
Admission Requirements
Required Transcript of high school record
A minimum high school GPA of 2

Application Deadlines

Type Application Closing Notification Date Rolling Admissions
Other early decision plan Not reported Not reported
Transfer Not reported Not reported Yes

Test Scores Accepted

Test Avg. Score Accepted 25th PercentileInfo icon 75th PercentileInfo icon
ACT Composite 22 19 25

Tuition & Fees

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Tuition

6,780
In-state
13,560
Out-of-state
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Fees

2,288
Full-time student fees
7,870
Room & board
4,542
Room only
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Other Payment Considerations

Guaranteed tuition plan offered No
Tuition pre-payment plan No
Tuition payment plans offered Yes
Tuition deferred payment Yes
Student groups that qualify for full or partial waiver of tuition Senior Citizens
Employees

Financial Aid

9,538
Avg. Financial Aid Package
9,235
Avg. Freshman Financial Aid Package
8,067
Avg. International Student Financial Aid Package
3,601
Avg. Loan Aid
6,650
Avg. Grant Aid
4,554
Avg. Scholarship and/or Grant Aid awarded
99% Percentage of students with need who receive financial aid
59%
Avg. Percentage of Financial Need Met
9%
Percentage of Students Who Had Their Need Fully Met

Student Body

10,781
Total undergrad students
3%
International Students
4%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 6.86%
Black or African American 8.4%
White or Caucasian 75.19%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.76%
Asian 1.25%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0.02%
Two or more races 3.43%

Gender

Male (45.87%)
Female (54.13%)

Campus Life

Housing

Type
College-owned housing Yes
Housing requirements Yes
Housing options Co-ed housing
Disabled housing
Men-only housing
Women-only housing
Freshman car parking
% of undergrad students who live in college housing 31%

Student Activities

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Student Services

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Student Organizations

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Campus Security & Safety

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Athletics

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Men's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Baseball No Division 2 Checkmark
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Bowling Checkmark No No
Cheerleading No Checkmark Checkmark
Cross-country Running No No No
Football No Division 2 Checkmark
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Racquetball Checkmark No No
Soccer Checkmark No No
Softball Checkmark No No
Table Tennis Checkmark No No
Tennis Checkmark No No
Ultimate Frisbee Checkmark No No
Volleyball Checkmark No No
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Women's Sports

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Baseball No No No
Basketball Checkmark Division 2 Checkmark
Bowling Checkmark No No
Cheerleading No Checkmark Checkmark
Cross-country Running No Division 2 Checkmark
Football No No No
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Racquetball Checkmark No No
Soccer Checkmark No No
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Table Tennis Checkmark No No
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Ultimate Frisbee Checkmark No No
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Faculty

623
Total Faculty
19:1
Student-Faculty Ratio
Full-time - 367
Part-time - 256
Male - 285
Female - 338