Graduate Programs Overview

University of Central Arkansas is a Public, 4 or more years school located in Conway, Arkansas. It offers graduate degree programs as well as undergraduate degree programs. For academic year 2020-2021 the graduate school tuition & fees are $6,629 for Arkansas residents and $11,648 for other students in average.

It offers fifty-seven graduate programs: 35 Master's, 8 Doctorate, 8 Post-Bachelor's, 6 Post-Master's programs. Some of those programs are offered by distance learning. 499 students have been conferred Master's degree and 75 students have received Doctorate degree last year.
Graduate Programs Key Facts
School NameUniversity of Central Arkansas
TypePublic, 4 or more years
Address201 Donaghey Ave, Conway, AR
Graduate School Students1,735 students
850 students enrolled online exclusively
Tuition & Fees (2020-2021)In-State$6,629
Out-of-State$11,648
Student to Faculty15:1 (6.67%)
Number of Offered Graduate ProgramsTotal 57 Graduate Programs
35 Master's, 6 Doctorate, 14 Post graduate certificates

2021 Graduate Program Tuition & Fees

The following table and chart describe 2020-2021 graduate tuition & fees at University of Central Arkansas with tuition changes over the last 5 years. Each cost is an average amount over the offered programs. For Arkansas residents, the tuition & fees are $6,629 and $11,648 for non-Arkansas residents. The tuition per credit hours for part-time students (or full-time students who taking extra credits) is $279 for Arkansas residents and $558 for out-of-state students.
2021 COATuition Trends
2021 Graduate School Tuition, Fees, and Living Costs
In-StateOut-of-State
Tuition$5,018$10,037
Fees$1,611$1,611
Cost per Credit$279$558
Books & Supplies$1,200
Room & Board$7,554 (On-Campus) / $7,511 (Off-Campus)
Personal Expenses$3,851 (On-Campus) / $5,584 (Off-Campus)
On-Campus Total$19,234$24,253
Off-Campus Total$20,924$25,943
Graduate Program Tuition Changes (2017-2021)
2016-20172017-20182018-20192019-20202020-2021
In-State$5,881$6,094$6,238$6,539$6,629
Out-of-State$10,475$10,901$11,045$11,558$11,648

Graduate Programs By Area of Study

University of Central Arkansas offers Masters, Doctorate, Post-Bachelor's Certificate, Post-Master's Certificate graduate degree/certificate programs through 167 major areas - 34 Master's (8 online programs), 6 Doctorate (1 online programs), 7 Post-Bachelor'(3 online programs), 5 Post-Master'(1 online programs). The following table summarizes the total number of completers by degree and gender.
Total Number of Conferred Graduate Degree
Master'sDoctorate Post-Bachelor'sPost-Master's
Total499752646
Men13129410
Women368462236
Below, you can check major programs and concentration for each area of study with offered degrees and completers. ONLINE denotes the program offered by distance learning (online degree). You may want to see all graduate schools offering a major program by following the link on the title of the program.
Education
Social Sciences
Visual And Performing Arts
Computer And Information Sciences
Education
Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics
Work and Family Studies
English Language And Literature
Library Science
Biological And Biomedical Sciences
Mathematics And Statistics
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies
Psychology
Human Services
Social Sciences
Visual And Performing Arts
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences
Business
History
Education
Psychology
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies
Psychology
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences
Education
Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics
Social Sciences
Visual And Performing Arts
Business
Computer And Information Sciences
Education
Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics
Work and Family Studies
English Language And Literature
Library Science
Biological And Biomedical Sciences
Mathematics And Statistics
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies
Psychology
Human Services
Social Sciences
Visual And Performing Arts
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences
Business
History
Education
Psychology
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies
Psychology
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences

Graduate Student Population

Total 10,869 students enrolled in University of Central Arkansas including both undergraduate and graduate programs, with full-time and part-time status. In graduate schools, 1,735 students are enrolled to earn graduate degrees. By gender, it has 456 male and 1,279 female graduate students. By attending status, there are 742 full-time and 993 part-time students in graduate schools. It offers online degree programs and 850 students enrolled to earn their graduate degree through online exclusively and 237 students are taking some online graduate courses.
Graduate Students Gender Distribution
Total1,735
Men Students456
Women Students1,279
Graduate Students Attending Status Distribution
Total1,735
Full-time Students742
Part-time Students993
By race/ethnicity 1,358 White, 176 Black, and 23 Asian students are attending at University of Central Arkansas. The detail graduate enrollment distribution by race is shown in the below chart.
Graduate Students Race Distribution
Total1,735
American Indian /
Native American
6
Asian23
Black176
Hispanic65
White1,358
Two or more races39
Un-Known13
23 students are younger than 22 and 240 students are older than 65. The school has 1,117 students aged between 22 and 30 and 355 students aged 30 to 40.
Graduate Students Age Distribution
Total1,735
21 & Under23
22-24684
25-29433
30-34199
35-39156
40 & Over240
Distance learning, also called online education, is very attractive to students, especially those who want to continue education and work in the field. At University of Central Arkansas, 850 students are enrolled exclusively in online courses and 237 students are enrolled in some online courses.
Graduate Distance Learning Enrollment Distribution
Total Enrollment1,735
Enrolled Exclusively in Online Courses850
Enrolled in Some But Not All Online Courses237
Not Enrolled In Any Online Courses648
Graduate Distance Learning Enrollment By Student Location
Enrolled Exclusively in Online Courses850
Arkansas Resident789
Other State In U.S.60
Outside of U.S.1



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