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University of Central Arkansas

Conway, AR

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University of Central Arkansas

Overview

University of Central Arkansas is a University institution located in Conway, AR.

Location & Contact

Address 201 Donaghey Avenue
Conway, AR  72035-0001
United States

Majors & Degrees

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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Marketing/marketing Management Checkmark
Communication, Journalism And Related Programs Associate Bachelors
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Public Relations, Advertising, And Applied Communication Checkmark
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Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services Associate Bachelors
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Education 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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French Checkmark
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Health Professions And Related Clinical Sciences Associate Bachelors
Audiology And Speech-language Pathology Checkmark
Community Health Services Counseling Checkmark
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Registered Nursing/registered Nurse Checkmark
Substance Abuse/addiction Counseling Checkmark
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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Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies Associate Bachelors
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Parks, Recreation, Leisure And Fitness Studies Associate Bachelors
Kinesiology And Exercise Science Checkmark
Philosophy And Religious Studies Associate Bachelors
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Physical Sciences 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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Social Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Geography Checkmark
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Visual And Performing Arts Associate Bachelors
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Admissions

Acceptance Rate

5,541
Applied
5,048
Accepted
9,425
Enrolled
91%
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Female Admissions

3,597
Females Applied
3,313
Females Accepted
92%
Acceptance Rate
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Male Admissions

1,944
Males Applied
1,735
Males Accepted
89%
Acceptance Rate

Applying

25
Application Fee
3.48
Avg. high school GPA for freshman
Admission Requirements
Required for some programs Other requirements may exist (see below)
Other requirements: Minimum 2.75 GPA, minimum ACT score of 21 or SAT score of 1450

Application Deadlines

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

Test Scores Accepted

Test Avg. Score 25th % Info icon 75th % Info icon
SAT Critical Reading 480 580
SAT Math 490 590
ACT Composite 24 21 27

Tuition & Fees

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Tuition

6,523
In-state
13,046
Out-of-state
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Fees

2,228
Full-time student fees
6,854
Room & board
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Other Payment Considerations

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

Student Body

9,425
Total Undergrad students
5%
International Students
10%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 5.5%
Black or African American 16.28%
White or Caucasian 66.15%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.49%
Asian 2.03%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0.06%
Two or more races 4.07%
Other 0.4%

Gender

Male (40.44%)
Female (59.56%)

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 40%

Student Activities

Student-run campus newspaper Checkmark
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Campus events:
Homecoming, Miss UCA Pageant and Family Day

Student Services

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International students advisor Checkmark

Student Organizations

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Most popular organizations:
Bears Den and Greek Organizations

Campus Security & Safety

24-hour emergency telephone/alarm services Checkmark
24-hour patrols by trained officers Checkmark
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Athletics

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Men's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Baseball No Division 1 Checkmark
Basketball Checkmark Division 1 Checkmark
Cheerleading No Checkmark Checkmark
Cross-country Running No Division 1 Checkmark
Football No Division 1 Checkmark
Golf No Division 1 Checkmark
Soccer Checkmark Division 1 Checkmark
Softball Checkmark No No
Tennis No No No
Track And Field Checkmark Division 1 Checkmark
Volleyball Checkmark No No
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Women's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Baseball No No No
Basketball Checkmark Division 1 Checkmark
Cheerleading No Checkmark Checkmark
Cross-country Running No Division 1 Checkmark
Football No No No
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Soccer Checkmark Division 1 Checkmark
Softball Checkmark Division 1 Checkmark
Tennis Checkmark Division 1 Checkmark
Track And Field Checkmark Division 1 Checkmark
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Faculty

723
Total Faculty
Full-time - 558
Part-time - 165
Male - 320
Female - 403