Pulaski Technical College: Narrative Description

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3000 West Scenic Dr.
North Little Rock, AR 72118
Tel: (501)812-2200
Admissions: (501)812-2232
Fax: (501)812-2316
Web Site: http://www.pulaskitech.edu/


State-supported, 2-year, coed. Awards certificates, transfer associate, and terminal associate degrees. Founded 1945. Setting: 40-acre urban campus with easy access to Little Rock. Educational spending 2003-04: $2044 per student. Total enrollment: 7,222. Student-undergrad faculty ratio is 24:1. 4,410 applied, 100% were admitted. Full-time: 3,590 students, 67% women, 33% men. Part-time: 3,632 students, 67% women, 33% men. Students come from 3 states and territories, 1% from out-of-state, 0.5% Native American, 11% Hispanic, 43% black, 1% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 0.1% international, 54% 25 or older. Core. Calendar: semesters. Academic remediation for entering students, services for LD students, advanced placement, distance learning, summer session for credit, part-time degree program.

Entrance Requirements:

Open admission. Options: Common Application, electronic application. Required: high school transcript. Placement: ACT or ACT COMPASS required. Entrance: noncompetitive. Application deadline: Rolling.

Costs Per Year:

Application fee: $0. State resident tuition: $2040 full-time, $68 per credit hour part-time. Nonresident tuition: $3360 full-time, $112 per credit hour part-time. Mandatory fees: $250 full-time, $7 per credit hour part-time, $10 per term part-time. Full-time tuition and fees vary according to course load.

Collegiate Environment:

Orientation program. Campus security: security personnel 7 a.m. to 11 p.m. College housing not available. Ottenheimer Library with 16,378 books, 234 serials, 1,520 audiovisual materials, an OPAC, and a Web page. Operations spending 2003-04: $324,647. 75 computers available on campus for general student use. A campuswide network can be accessed. Staffed computer lab on campus.

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