Black River Technical College

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School Overview

General Information

Admission Office

Highway 304 East

PO Box 468

Pocahontas, AR 72455

(870) 248-4000

Fax: (870) 248-4100



Contact: Mary Anderson

Academic Advisor
Main Address

Highway 304 East, PO Box 468

Pocahontas, AR 72455

(870) 248-4000

www.blackrivertech.edu
Size

Total undergrads: 1,902

Degree-seeking undergrads: 1,571

Setting

Suburban setting

Large town (10,000 – 49,999)

Degrees offered:
Associate

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: No

Admissions Policies/Requirements

Admission requirements:

Required: SAT Reasoning Test or ACT
If submitting ACT, the writing section is optional

A note about the college’s admission requirements: High school transcript and standardized test scores most important.


College Majors

Arts, Visual & Performing

Art – General A

Business, Management, & Marketing

Accounting A
Accounting Technology C
Administrative/Secretarial Services C
Business Administration/Management A
Management Information Systems A,C

Education

Early Childhood Education A
Elementary Education A

English Language & Literature

English Language & Literature – General A

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences

Nursing Assistance C

Security & Protective Services

Criminal Justice Studies A

Social Sciences

Economics A

Degrees, certificates and diplomas for each major are designated by the following letters:

    A = Associate degree
    B = Bachelor’s degree
    C = Certificate or diploma

*We do not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

Black River Technical College Highlights

School Information

Phone Number: (870) 248-4000
Website: www.blackrivertech.edu
Type of School: 2-year, Public
Apply Online: https://blackrivertech.elluciancrmrecruit.com/Apply/Account/Login
Address: 1410 Hwy 304 East, Pocahontas, AR 72455
Setting: Rural: Fringe
Campus Housing: No

Students & Programs

Student Population: 1,472
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's): %
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 13 to 1
Distance Learning Programs: Yes
Distance Learning Students*: 864 (59% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered: Certificates, Associates

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition: $3,216
Out-of-state Tuition: $5,448
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid: 86%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded: $4,178

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students. Financial aid is available to those who qualify.

Black River Technical College Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Black River Technical College.

Degree Name Cert Assoc Bach Mast Doct
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations and Related Sciences 21
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services 25
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services 11
Education 1
Health Professions and Related Programs 95
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service 44
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities 2
Mechanic and Repair Technologies/Technicians 51
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies 1
Precision Production 3
Grand total 2621

* Based on programs that produced 2019-2020 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Black River Technical College and how many students are receiving scholarships, grants, or loans as financial aid to help cover the costs of tuition.

Undergraduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees 2019-2020
In-state $3,216
Out-of-state $5,448
Books and supplies $2,565

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees 2019-2020
In-state $0
Out-of-state $0

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2018-2019

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of Aid Number Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Avg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid 271 86%
Grant or scholarship aid 268 85% $4,178
Student loan aid 43 14% $4,402

All Undergraduate Students

Type of Aid Number Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Avg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid 1,013 64% $5,371
Federal student loans 302 19% $4,969

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for Black River Technical College. Find out how many students apply and how many are accepted. View a graphical breakdown of the gender, age, and ethnicity of currently enrolled Black River Technical College students.

Admissions Considerations

Required Recommended Optional
Secondary school GPA
Secondary school rank
Secondary school record
Completion of college-preparatory program
Recommendations
Formal demonstration of competencies
Admission test scores
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language

Black River Technical College Enrollment, Fall 2020

Total Enrollment 1,472
Undergraduate enrollment 1,472
Graduate enrollment 0

Undergraduate Attendance

Undergraduate Gender

Undergraduate Age

Undergraduate Race/Ethnicity

Undergraduate Distance Education

Undergraduates taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Graduate Distance Education

Graduate students taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Black River Technical College Accreditation

This institution is accredited by Higher Learning Commission

Specialized institution accreditations:

  • Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, Accreditation Council for Education in Nutrition and Dietetics
    • Dietetics (DIETT) - Dietetic Technician Program

*General information for this school has been gathered from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) database, a service provided by the U.S. Department of Education. CollegeAtlas.org does not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

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