Arkansas Baptist College: Narrative Description
ARKANSAS BAPTIST COLLEGE G-10
1600 Bishop St.
Little Rock, AR 72202-6067
Tel: (501)374-7856; Admissions: (501)374-7856; Web Site: http://www.arbaptcol.edu/
Description: Independent Baptist, 4-year, coed. Awards associate and bachelor's degrees. Founded 1884. Setting: urban campus. Endowment: $306,174. Total enrollment: 375. Student-undergrad faculty ratio is 9:1. 3% from top 10% of their high school class, 20% from top quarter, 40% from top half. Full-time: 258 students, 52% women, 48% men. Part-time: 117 students, 65% women, 35% men. 99% black. Core. Calendar: semesters. Academic remediation for entering students, accelerated degree program, summer session for credit, part-time degree program, adult/continuing education programs.
Entrance Requirements: Open admission. Option: deferred admission. Required: high school transcript. Entrance: minimally difficult. Application deadline: Rolling.
Costs Per Year: Comprehensive fee: $8288 includes full-time tuition ($3000), mandatory fees ($288), and college room and board ($5000). Part-time tuition: $157 per hour. Part-time mandatory fees: $100 per term.
Collegiate Environment: 175 college housing spaces available; all were occupied in 2002-03. 25 computers available on campus for general student use.