University of Arkansas

United States of America

637th US-News World Ranking

Established in 1871, the University of Arkansas is a public land-grantdoctoral research university located in FayettevilleArkansas. It is the flagship campus of University of Arkansas System and the largest university in the state. It is classified by the Carnegie Foundation as a research university with highest research activity

The university offers 75 undergraduate majors and 116 graduate degree programs across 7 colleges: Dale Bumpers College of Agricultural, Food and Life Sciences, Fay Jones School of Architecture and Design, J. William Fulbright College of Arts and Sciences, Sam M. Walton College of Business, College of Education and Health Professions, College of Engineering, Honors College, Global Campus, Graduate School and International Education and School of Law.  The university is renowned for its strong architectureagriculture (particularly animal science and poultry science), business, communication disorders, creative writing, history, law, and Middle Eastern studies programs.

The total student population at the university is more than 26,700 of which over 22,000 are enrolled in the undergraduate programs. The student to faculty ratio at the University of Arkansas is 19:1 and the acceptance rate is 60%.

The school is a Carnegie Foundation Tier 1 Research Institute, with over 50 centers for research and technology development. The University of Arkansas leads the state in academics and research and is one of nation’s top public research universities. The university has a comprehensive financial aid programs and 79% of its students receive one or the other form of financial assistance.

Notable Alumni: Euine Fay Jones (American architect and designer), Jerral Wayne Jones Sr. (American businessman)

Program
Duration
Format
Tuition Fees
Deadlines
Standard Test
English

The degree of Master of Education (M.Ed.) in Career and Technical Education is available for students who possess a bachelor's degree in business, family and consumer sciences, or technology education or a related field in any of those areas.

Unofficial transcript, Scores from either the GRE or the GMAT exam, TOEFL IBT-79, PBT-550, IELTS-6.5, PTE-58

Instructional Coordinator, Middle School Teacher, Postsecorndary Teacher, School and Career Counselor

NA

English

The Master of Science in Agricultural and Extension Education is designed for agricultural science teachers, extension agents, and other professionals involved in formal or informal education organizations, as well as agricultural professionals who work with applied agricultural technologies or agricultural communications.

Unofficial transcript, Scores from either the GRE or the GMAT exam, TOEFL IBT-79, PBT-550, IELTS-6.5, PTE-58

Agricultural Teacher, Community college instructor, Horticluture agent, Policy Officer, Associate Professor

NA

English

The Master of Science in Agricultural and Extension Education is designed for agricultural science teachers, extension agents, and other professionals involved in formal or informal education organizations, as well as agricultural professionals who work with applied agricultural technologies or agricultural communications.

Unofficial transcript, Scores from either the GRE or the GMAT exam, TOEFL IBT-79, PBT-550, IELTS-6.5, PTE-58

Agricultural Teacher, Community college instructor, Horticluture agent, Policy Officer, Associate Professor

NA

English

The biological and agricultural engineering program is unique in that it is linked administratively to the College of Engineering and the Division of Agriculture.

Unofficial transcript, Scores from either the GRE or the GMAT exam, TOEFL IBT-79, PBT-550, IELTS-6.5, PTE-58

Biological Technician, Biochemist, Biological Engineer

NA

English

The School of Law cooperates with the Department of Agricultural Economics and Agribusiness in the Dale Bumpers College of Agricultural, Food and Life Sciences to offer a dual-degree program leading to the LL.M. in Agricultural and Food Law and Master of Science in Agricultural Economics degrees.

Unofficial transcript, Scores from either the GRE or the GMAT exam, TOEFL IBT-79, PBT-550, IELTS-6.5, PTE-58

Agricultural Lawyer, Food Safety Specialist, Agricultural Economist

NA

a) University online application

b) Official high school transcripts

c) Official SAT/ACT scores

d) Typical SAT scores: Math (510-620), Critical reading (500-600), ACT Composite (23-28)

e) Average GPA : 4

f) TOEFL/IELTS scores if the applicant’s native language is not English.

g) Acceptance rate: 62% (2014)

Requirements vary for each program. Please visit program page for specific requirements.

Fees

Undergraduate: $20,000

Fees vary for each program. Please visit program page for specific fees.

Cost of Living

The annual cost of living is $12,000 approx.

Accommodation

Yes, the university has in campus dorm facilities.

Undergraduate: Fall-August 1, Spring-December 20

Graduate: Fall-June 1, Spring-October 1, Summer- March 1

Deadlines vary for each program. Please visit program page for specific deadlines.

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Global

637
US News
801 -1000
QS
501 -600
Shanghai
601 -800
Times Higher Education
603
GTU Rank

Regional

United States of America
152
US News
141
Times Higher Education
283
Forbes
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University Stats

27800

Students

23000

Undergraduates

1360

Faculty Strength

20

International Faculty

60
%

Acceptance Rate

$
20000

Tuition Fees

$
12000

Living Cost

4

Avg. GPA

30

Avg. ACT

* All cost are in USD