South Arkansas Community College

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School Overview

General Information

Admission Office

Box 7010

El Dorado, AR 71731-7010

(870) 862-8131

(800) 955-2289

Fax: (870) 864-7137



Contact: Dean Inman

Director of Enrollment Services
Main Address

PO Box 7010

El Dorado, AR 71731

(870) 862-8131

www.southark.edu
Size

Degree-seeking undergrads: 1,525

Setting

Rural setting

Large town (10,000 – 49,999)

Commuter campus

Degrees offered:
Associate

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: No

Admissions Policies/Requirements

Not reported


College Majors

Arts, Visual & Performing

Commercial/Advertising Art A

Business, Management, & Marketing

Accounting C
Administrative/Secretarial Services A,C
Business – General A
Business Administration/Management A

Communications & Journalism

Digital Communications/Multimedia A

Communications Technologies

Desktop Publishing A

Computer & Information Sciences

Computer Graphics A
Computer Programming – General A
Computer Programming – Specific Applications A
Computer Science A,C
Computer/Information Sciences – General A
Information Technology A

Education

Education – General A
Secondary Education A

Family & Consumer Sciences

Child Care Management A
Child Care Service A,C

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences

Clinical/Medical Laboratory Technology A
Emergency Medical Technology A,C
Medical Radiologic Technology A
Medical Transcription C
Nursing (RN) A
Nursing – Practical C
Nursing Assistance C
Occupational Therapy Assistance A
Physical Therapy Assistance A
Radiologic Technology/Medical Imaging A

Liberal Arts & Sciences

Liberal Arts & Sciences A

Mechanic & Repair Technologies

Automotive Technology A
Computer Installation/Repair C
Electrical/Electronics Equipment Repair C
Industrial Equipment Maintenance/Repair A,C

Natural Resources & Conservation

Natural Resources & Conservation – General A,C

Security & Protective Services

Police Science 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.

South Arkansas Community College Highlights

School Information

Phone Number:(870) 862-8131
Website:www.southark.edu
Type of School:2-year, Public
Apply Online:www.southark.edu/admissions-enrollment/apply-to-southark
Address:300 S West Ave, El Dorado, AR 71731-7010
Setting:33
Campus Housing:No

Students & Programs

Student Population:1,536
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's):%
Student-to-faculty Ratio:14 to 1
Distance Learning Programs:Yes
Distance Learning Students*:930 (61% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered:Certificates, Associates

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition:$2,820
Out-of-state Tuition:$4,644
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid:92%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded:$4,738

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students

South Arkansas Community College Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at South Arkansas Community College.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services43
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services12
Education22
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields1
Health Professions and Related Programs108
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service11
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities11
Mechanic and Repair Technologies/Technicians4
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies1
Personal and Culinary Services2
Precision Production2
Science Technologies/Technicians11
Visual and Performing Arts1
Grand total2920

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Online Programs & Distance Learning

See the distance education degree programs that are offered at South Arkansas Community College.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services12
Education21
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities11
Grand total44

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at South Arkansas Community 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 Fees2016-2017
In-state$2,820
Out-of-state$4,644
Books and supplies$1,641

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$0
Out-of-state$0

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2015-2016

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid16892%
Grant or scholarship aid14981%$4,738
Student loan aid4022%$4,347

All Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid94661%$5,957
Federal student loans48031%$4,092

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for South Arkansas Community 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 South Arkansas Community College students.

Undergraduate Admissions, Fall 2017

TotalMaleFemale
Number of applicants000
Percent admitted%%%
Percent admitted who enrolled%%%

Admissions Considerations

RequiredRecommendedOptional
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

South Arkansas Community College Enrollment, Fall 2017

Total Enrollment1,536
Undergraduate enrollment1,536
Graduate enrollment0

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

South Arkansas Community College Accreditation

This institution is accredited by North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission

Specialized institution accreditations:

  • American Occupational Therapy Association, Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education
    • Occupational Therapy Assistant (OTA) - Programs leading to an associate degree
  • American Physical Therapy Association, Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education
    • Physical Therapy (PTA) - Programs for the physical therapist assistant
  • Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology
    • Radiologic Technology (RAD) - Programs for radiographers

*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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