Arkansas Tech University

865 reviews
  1. Russellville, AR
  2. 4 Year
C+
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    C+
  2. Value
    C+
  3. Diversity
    C+
  4. Campus
    B
  5. Athletics
    B-
  6. Party Scene
    C-
  7. Professors
    C+
  8. Location
    C+
  9. Dorms
    B
  10. Campus Food
    B+
  11. Student Life
    C
  12. Safety
    B-
Arkansas Tech University is ...
Public
Athletic Division
NCAA Division II (with football)
Athletic Conference
Great American Conference
Address
Administration Bldg 200; 1509 N Boulder Ave
Russellville, AR 72801
Website

Arkansas Tech University Rankings

Niche ranks over 1,000 colleges based on more than 50 statistics and nearly 12 million opinions from college students.

Admissions

Acceptance Rate
86%
SAT Range
850-1210
ACT Range
18-25
Application Fee
$0
SAT/ACT
Required
High School GPA
Required
Application Website

Cost

Net Price
$9,630/ year
National
$15,431

Average cost after financial aid for students receiving grant or scholarship aid, as reported by the college.

Net Price by Household Income
  • <$30k
    $9,186/ year
  • $30-48k
    $9,370/ year
  • $49-75k
    $11,223/ year
  • $76-110k
    $12,844/ year
  • $110k+
    $12,890/ year

Academics

Professors
C+
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
20:1
Evening Degree Programs
Yes
85%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes.40 responses
83%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want.41 responses
61%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage.41 responses

Majors

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
7,028Undergrads
Undergrads Over 25
19%
Pell Grant
58%
Varsity Athletes
4%
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 9 responses
Report
  • Adult
    67%
  • Diverse
    22%
  • Party Hardy
    11%
  • Determined
    0%
  • Hardworking , caring and diverse
    0%
  • Normal
    0%

Campus Life

Freshmen Live On-Campus
Data not available
Poll
46%
of students say that Greek life is average, and no one will treat you differently if you don't join.50 responses
Poll
51%
of students say varsity sports are a big part of campus life.69 responses
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes your school?
Based on 16 responses
Report
  • New way to learn
    31%
  • What you put in, you get out.
    31%
  • Higher education lower cost
    19%
  • Party Hardy
    19%
  • Academic, balanced and fun
    0%
  • Great classes and learning environment
    0%
  • Savage
    0%

After Arkansas Tech University

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$35,000/ year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
45%
National
47%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
89%
National
83%
95%
of students feel confident they will find a job in their field after graduation.19 responses

Reviews

865 reviews
  • Excellent
    175
  • Very Good
    290
  • Average
    307
  • Poor
    50
  • Terrible
    31
It has a really nice campus. Everyone there is nice and helps you if you are in need of assistance. The athletic department takes pride in how they run their department. Which they should, they make sure all athletes are taken care of and are in good condition.
  • Niche User
  • 11 hours ago
Arkansas Tech is a great place to get my college education
  • College Sophomore
  • 13 days ago
Arkansas Tech University is one of the best decisions I have ever made. During my freshmen year I met many people that's caring and very dedicated to their work . The professors and Dr's are really understandable and will take time just to help you strive in their class and in you field. What i love most is how this college is very diverse and have a feel at home type of nature. My Favorite experience would be when they host all different kind's of events that you could invite your family and friends to join and to see everyone getting along laughing , dancing and etc is really the best feeling anyone could have. I would choose my school again its affordable social and everyone is respectful and joyful.
  • College Sophomore
  • 2 months ago