East Arkansas Community College

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2016 Undergraduate Tuition

$2,520

2.44% growth from 2015

2016 Average Net Price

$4,618

After Financial Aid

2015 Student Loan

28.1%

Default Rate

2016 Enrolled Students

1,143

40.8% Full-Time

2016 Graduation Rate

17.9%

40 Graduates

About

East Arkansas Community College is a higher education institution located in St. Francis County, AR. In 2016, the most popular Bachelor's Degree concentrations at East Arkansas Community College were .

In 2016, 277 degrees were awarded across all undergraduate and graduate programs at East Arkansas Community College. 61.7% of these degrees were awarded to women, and 38.3% awarded men. The majority of degree recipients were white (167 degrees), 1.67 times more than then the next closest race/ethnicity group, black or african american (100 degrees).

The median undergraduate tuition at East Arkansas Community College is $2,520, which is $-4,800 less than the national average for Associates Colleges ($7,320).

Costs

The median undergraduate tuition at East Arkansas Community College is $2,520, which is $-4,800 less than the national average for Associates Colleges ($7,320).

After taking grants and loans into account, the average net price for students is $4,618.

In 2016, 53% of undergraduate students received federal grants, while 4% of undergraduate students received federal loans.

Student Expenses

Tuition Costs

$2,520

2016 Undergraduate Tuition

In 2016, the cost of tuition at East Arkansas Community College was $2,520. The cost of tuition at East Arkansas Community College is $-4,800 less than than the overall (public and private) national average for Associates Colleges ($7,320).

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Average Net Price

$4,618

2016 Value

54.4%

1 Year Growth

In 2016 East Arkansas Community College had an average net price — the price paid after factoring in grants and loans — of $4,618. Between 2015 and 2016, the average net price of East Arkansas Community College grew by 54.4%.

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Other Student Expenses

$4,800

Room and Board

$2,000

Books and Supplies

The average yearly cost of room and board at East Arkansas Community College was of $4,800 in 2016. During the same period, the average yearly cost of books and supplies was $2,000. The cost of room and board did not change between 2015 and 2016. The cost of books and supplies increased by 66.7% during the same period.

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Financial Aid

Financial Aid by Income Level

53%

Of Undergraduates Receive Grants

4%

Of Undergraduates Receive Federal Loans

53% of undergraduate students at East Arkansas Community College received grants or loans in 2016. This represents a decline of 11.7% with respect to 2015, when 60% of undergraduate students received financial aid.

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Student Loan Default Rate

Cohort default rates only account for borrowers who default in the first three years, and some schools only have a small proportion of borrowers entering repayment. These rates should be interpreted with caution, as they may not be reflective of the entire school population.

28.1%

2015 Default Rate

16

Number of Defaults

In 2015 the default rate for borrower's at East Arkansas Community College was 28.1%, which represents 16 out of the 57 total borrowers.

A cohort default rate is the percentage of a school's borrowers who enter repayment on certain Federal Family Education Loan (FFEL) Program or William D. Ford Federal Direct Loan (Direct Loan) Program loans during a particular federal fiscal year (FY), October 1 to September 30, and default or meet other specified conditions prior to the end of the second following fiscal year.

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Admissions

East Arkansas Community College received N/A undergraduate applications in N/A, which represents a 0% annual growth. Out of those N/A applicants, N/A students were accepted for enrollment, representing a N/A% acceptance rate.

There were 1,143 students enrolled at East Arkansas Community College in 2016, and N/A% of first-time enrollees submitted SAT scores with their applications.

East Arkansas Community College has an overall enrollment yield of N/A%, which represents the number of admitted students who ended up enrolling.

Acceptance Rate

N/A%

Acceptance Rate in N/A

N/A

Accepted Out of N/A

In N/A, the undergraduate acceptance rate of East Arkansas Community College was N/A% (N/A admissions from N/A applications). This is approximately the same as the acceptance rate of N/A, which was N/A%. Between N/A and N/A, the number of applicants stayed by N/A%, while admissions stayed by N/A%.

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SAT Scores

N/A%

Submission Percentage

N/A

Scores Submitted

N/A% of enrolled first-time students at East Arkansas Community College in N/A submitted SAT scores with their applications.

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Enrollment

East Arkansas Community College has a total enrollment of 1,143 students. The full-time enrollment at East Arkansas Community College is 466 students and the part-time enrollment is 677. This means that 40.8% of students enrolled at East Arkansas Community College are enrolled full-time.

The enrolled student population at East Arkansas Community College, both undergraduate and graduate, is 62.8% White, 30.7% Black or African American, 2.27% Hispanic or Latino, 1.14% Asian, 0.962% Two or More Races, 0.787% American Indian or Alaska Native, and 0.262% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islanders.

Students enrolled at East Arkansas Community College in full-time Undergraduate programs are majority White Female (30.3%), followed by Black or African American Female (25.1%) and White Male (23.4%). Students enrolled in full-time Graduate programs are majority N/A, followed by N/A and N/A.

Full-Time vs Part-Time Enrollment

40.8%

Full-Time Enrollment

The total enrollment at East Arkansas Community College, both undergraduate and graduate, is 1,143 students. The full-time enrollment at East Arkansas Community College is 466 and the part-time enrollment is 677. This means that 40.8% of students enrolled at East Arkansas Community College are enrolled full-time compared with 36.5% at similar Associates Colleges.

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Retention Rate over Time

53%

2016 Retention Rate

Retention rate measures the number of first-time students who began their studies the previous fall and returned to school the following fall. The retention rate for full-time undergraduates at East Arkansas Community College was 53%. Compared with the full-time retention rate at similar Associates Colleges (60%), East Arkansas Community College had a retention rate lower than its peers.

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Enrollment by Race & Ethnicity

Most Common Race or Ethnicity

  1. White

    718

  2. Black or African American

    351

  3. Hispanic or Latino

    26

The enrolled student population at East Arkansas Community College is 62.8% White, 30.7% Black or African American, 2.27% Hispanic or Latino, 1.14% Asian, 0.962% Two or More Races, 0.787% American Indian or Alaska Native, and 0.262% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islanders. This includes both full-time and part-time students as well as graduate and undergraduates. By comparison, enrollment for all Associates Colleges is 46.8% White, 24.4% Hispanic or Latino, and 13% Black or African American.

Any student who is studying in the United States on a temporary basis is categorized as a "Non-Resident Alien", and the share of those students are shown in the chart below. Additionally, 0 students (0%) did not report their race.

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Graduates

In 2016, 65 more women than men received degrees from East Arkansas Community College. The majority of degree recipients at East Arkansas Community College are white (167 degrees awarded). There were 1.67 times more white graduates than the next closest race/ethnicity group, black or african american (100 degrees).

The most common Bachelor's Degree concentration at East Arkansas Community College is N/A, followed by N/A and N/A.

The most specialized majors across all degree types at East Arkansas Community College, meaning they have significantly more degrees awarded in that concentration than the national average across all institutions, are Engineering Technologies (24 degrees awarded), Liberal Arts & Humanities (130 degrees), and Protective Services (25 degrees).

Workforce

Common Jobs by Major

Most Common Job

The most common jobs for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at East Arkansas Community College are Registered nurses (1,249,628 people), Miscellaneous managers (170,817 people), Medical & health services managers (145,103 people), Elementary & middle school teachers (134,814 people), and Police officers (130,824 people).

The most specialized majors at East Arkansas Community College are Engineering Technologies (24 degrees awarded), Liberal Arts & Humanities (130 degrees), Protective Services (25 degrees), Mechanical Technologies (11 degrees), and Health (50 degrees).

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Highest Paying Jobs by Major

The highest paying jobs for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at East Arkansas Community College are Securities, commodities, & financial services sales agents, Physicians & surgeons, Chief executives & legislators, Personal financial advisors, and Other Sales Workers

The most specialized majors at East Arkansas Community College are Engineering Technologies (24 degrees awarded), Liberal Arts & Humanities (130 degrees), Protective Services (25 degrees), Mechanical Technologies (11 degrees), and Health (50 degrees).

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Common Industries by Major

Most Common Industry

The most common industries for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at East Arkansas Community College are Hospitals (1,442,168 people), Justice, public order, & safety activities (340,590 people), Elementary & secondary schools (337,517 people), Outpatient care centers (205,304 people), and Offices of physicians (170,083 people).

The most specialized majors at East Arkansas Community College are Engineering Technologies (24 degrees awarded), Liberal Arts & Humanities (130 degrees), Protective Services (25 degrees), Mechanical Technologies (11 degrees), and Health (50 degrees).

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Degrees

Majors Awarded

IPEDS uses the Classification of Instructional Programs (CIP) standard, so the categories may not match the exact concentrations offered by East Arkansas Community College.

Most Common

  1. N/A

    N/A degrees awarded

  2. N/A

    N/A degrees awarded

  3. N/A

    N/A degrees awarded

In N/A, the most common bachelors degree concentration at East Arkansas Community College was N/A with N/A degrees awarded.

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Gender Breakdown for Common Majors

Degrees Awarded to Men

  1. 106

  2. 171

In 2016, 106 degrees were awarded to men at East Arkansas Community College, which is 0.62 times less than the number of degrees awarded to females (171).

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Most Common Male Majors

In N/A, 24 degrees were awarded to men at East Arkansas Community College in General Office Occupations & Clerical Services, which is 12 times more than the 2 female recipients with that same degree.

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Most Common Female Majors

In N/A, 52 degrees were awarded to women at East Arkansas Community College in Liberal Arts & Sciences, which is 3.06 times more than the 17 male recipients with that same degree.

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Time to Complete

15%

100% Completion Time

24%

150% Completion Time

In 2016, 15% of students graduating from East Arkansas Community College completed their program within 100% "normal time" (i.e. 4 years for a 4-year degree). Comparatively, 24% completed their degrees within 150% of the normal time, and 26% within 200%.

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Graduation rate is defined as the percentage of full-time, first-time students who received a degree or award within a specific percentage of "normal time" to completion for their program.

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Diversity

Graduation Rate by Race and Gender

Showing demographic groups with ≥ 5 graduating students.

Hispanic or Latino Female

Highest Graduation Rate (50%)

The student demographic with the highest graduation rate at East Arkansas Community College is Female and Hispanic or Latino (50% graduation rate). Across all Associates Colleges, Asian Female students have the highest graduation rate (67.2%).

The department of education defines graduation rate as the percentage of full-time, first-time students who received a degree or award within 150% of "normal time" to completion.

The National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) categorizes any student who is studying in the United States on a temporary basis as a "Non-Resident Alien", and the graduation rate of those students is shown in the chart below. Additionally, 0% of graduates (0 students) did not report their race.

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Race & Ethnicity by Share

Most Common Student Race or Ethnicity

  1. White

    167 degrees awarded

  2. Black or African American

    100 degrees awarded

  3. Hispanic or Latino

    5 degrees awarded

The most common race/ethnicity at East Arkansas Community College is white (167 degrees awarded). There were 1.67 times more white recipients than the next closest race/ethnicity group, black or african american (100 degrees).

0% of degree recipients (0 students) did not report their race.

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Race & Ethnicity by Gender

Most Common Gender Demographic

  1. White Female

    99 degrees awarded

  2. Black or African American Female

    69 degrees awarded

  3. White Male

    68 degrees awarded

The most common race/ethnicity and gender grouping at East Arkansas Community College is white female (99 degrees awarded). There were 1.43 times more white female recipients than the next closest race/ethnicity group, black or african american female (69 degrees).

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Operations

East Arkansas Community College has an endowment valued at nearly $288k, as of the end of the 2015 fiscal year. The return on its endowment was of $13.3k (4.63%), compared to the 1.4% average return ($43.5k on $3.12M) across all Associates Colleges.

In 2015, East Arkansas Community College had a total expenditure of $13M. Of that $13M, they spent $5.76M on salaries and $13M on benefits.

East Arkansas Community College employs N/A N/A, N/A N/A, and N/A N/A. Most academics at East Arkansas Community College are N/A (N/A), N/A(N/A), and N/A (N/A).

The most common positions for non-instructional staff at East Arkansas Community College are: Office and Administrative Support, with 18 employees, Management, with 17 employees, and Librarians, Curators, Archivists, and Academic Affairs and Other Education Services with 17 employees.

Finances

Endowment

$288k

2015 Endowment

2.13%

growth from 2014

East Arkansas Community College has an endowment valued at about $288k, as of the end of the 2015 fiscal year. The endowment of East Arkansas Community College grew 2.13% from the previous year. The value of their endowment was $2.83M lower than than the median endowment of Associates Colleges according to the Carnegie Classification grouping.

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The small bar chart below shows the endowment quintiles for all universities in the Associates Colleges: High Transfer-High Nontraditional Carnegie Classification grouping.

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Government Grants and Contracts

Grants & Contracts

  1. $2.16M - Federal

  2. $67.5k - State

  3. $0 - Local

As of 2015, East Arkansas Community College received $2.16M in grants and contracts from the federal government, $67.5k from state grants and contracts, and $0 from local grants and contracts.

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Expenses

Primary Expenses

Expenditure values can vary depending on whether the institution is public or private, and are not available for private-for-profit schools.

$5.76M

Salary Expenditure

$13M

Benefits Expenditure

In 2015, East Arkansas Community College had a total expenditure of $13M. Of that $13M, they spent $5.76M on salaries and $13M on benefits.

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Expenditure by Category

This tree map shows all of the primary expenses of Research at East Arkansas Community College as a share of total expenditure.

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Salary Expenditure

$5.76M

2015 Salaries

0.191%

growth from 2014

In 2015, East Arkansas Community College paid a median of $5.76M in salaries, which represents 44.3% of their overall expenditure ($13M) and a 0.191% growth from the previous year. This is compared to a 1.05% decline from 2013 and a 1.29% growth from 2012.

The median for similar Associates Colleges is 17.1M (52.8% of overall expenditures).

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Instructional Salaries

$1.52M

Instructional Salaries

31

Number of Employees

In 2015, East Arkansas Community College paid a total of $1.52M to 31 employees working as instructors, which represents 26.5% of all salaries paid.

This is compared to a median of $4.44M (31%) for similar Associates Colleges.

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Faculty and Staff

Occupations by Share

N/A

Most Common Instructor

N/A Employees

Office and Administrative Support

Most Common Non-Instructional Employee

18 Employees

In N/A, the most common positions for instructional staff at East Arkansas Community College were N/A with N/A employees; N/A with N/A employees; and N/A with N/A employees.

In N/A, the most common positions for non-instructional staff at East Arkansas Community College were Office and Administrative Support with 18 employees; Management with 17 employees; and Librarians, Curators, Archivists, and Academic Affairs and Other Education Services with 17 employees.

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Instructors by Academic Rank and Gender

Most Common Demographic

  1. N/A

  2. N/A

  3. N/A

In N/A, the most common demographic for instructional staff at East Arkansas Community College was N/A with N/A employees, N/A with N/A employees, and N/A with N/A employees.

This chart shows the gender split between each academic rank present at East Arkansas Community College.

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