Pulaski Technical College

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2016 Undergraduate Tuition

$3,900

18.2% growth from 2015

2016 Average Net Price

$9,028

After Financial Aid

2015 Student Loan

13.4%

Default Rate

2016 Enrolled Students

6,576

42.7% Full-Time

2016 Graduation Rate

18.1%

191 Graduates

About

Pulaski Technical College is a higher education institution located in Pulaski County, AR. In 2016, the most popular Bachelor's Degree concentrations at Pulaski Technical College were .

In 2016, 2,767 degrees were awarded across all undergraduate and graduate programs at Pulaski Technical College. 68.8% of these degrees were awarded to women, and 31.2% awarded men. The majority of degree recipients were white (1,259 degrees), 1.05 times more than then the next closest race/ethnicity group, black or african american (1196 degrees).

The median undergraduate tuition at Pulaski Technical College is $3,900, which is $-3,420 less than the national average for Associates Colleges ($7,320).

Costs

The median undergraduate tuition at Pulaski Technical College is $3,900, which is $-3,420 less than the national average for Associates Colleges ($7,320).

After taking grants and loans into account, the average net price for students is $9,028.

In 2016, 69% of undergraduate students received federal grants, while 54% of undergraduate students received federal loans.

Student Expenses

Tuition Costs

$3,900

2016 Undergraduate Tuition

In 2016, the cost of tuition at Pulaski Technical College was $3,900. The cost of tuition at Pulaski Technical College is $-3,420 less than than the overall (public and private) national average for Associates Colleges ($7,320).

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Average Net Price

$9,028

2016 Value

1.27%

1 Year Growth

In 2016 Pulaski Technical College had an average net price — the price paid after factoring in grants and loans — of $9,028. Between 2015 and 2016, the average net price of Pulaski Technical College grew by 1.27%.

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Other Student Expenses

$7,849

Room and Board

$1,200

Books and Supplies

The average yearly cost of room and board at Pulaski Technical College was of $7,849 in 2016. During the same period, the average yearly cost of books and supplies was $1,200. The cost of room and board decreased by 0.971% between 2015 and 2016. The cost of books and supplies did not change during the same period.

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Financial Aid

Financial Aid by Income Level

69%

Of Undergraduates Receive Grants

54%

Of Undergraduates Receive Federal Loans

69% of undergraduate students at Pulaski Technical College received grants or loans in 2016. This represents a decline of 6.76% with respect to 2015, when 74% 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.

13.4%

2015 Default Rate

590

Number of Defaults

In 2015 the default rate for borrower's at Pulaski Technical College was 13.4%, which represents 590 out of the 4408 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

Pulaski Technical 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 6,576 students enrolled at Pulaski Technical College in 2016, and N/A% of first-time enrollees submitted SAT scores with their applications.

Pulaski Technical 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 Pulaski Technical 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 Pulaski Technical College in N/A submitted SAT scores with their applications.

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Enrollment

Pulaski Technical College has a total enrollment of 6,576 students. The full-time enrollment at Pulaski Technical College is 2,807 students and the part-time enrollment is 3,769. This means that 42.7% of students enrolled at Pulaski Technical College are enrolled full-time.

The enrolled student population at Pulaski Technical College, both undergraduate and graduate, is 43% Black or African American, 43% White, 5.87% Hispanic or Latino, 3.36% Two or More Races, 1.46% Asian, 0.304% American Indian or Alaska Native, and 0.167% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islanders.

Students enrolled at Pulaski Technical College in full-time Undergraduate programs are majority Black or African American Female (26.6%), followed by White Female (23.2%) and White Male (19.8%). Students enrolled in full-time Graduate programs are majority N/A, followed by N/A and N/A.

Full-Time vs Part-Time Enrollment

42.7%

Full-Time Enrollment

The total enrollment at Pulaski Technical College, both undergraduate and graduate, is 6,576 students. The full-time enrollment at Pulaski Technical College is 2,807 and the part-time enrollment is 3,769. This means that 42.7% of students enrolled at Pulaski Technical College are enrolled full-time compared with 36.5% at similar Associates Colleges.

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Retention Rate over Time

56%

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 Pulaski Technical College was 56%. Compared with the full-time retention rate at similar Associates Colleges (60%), Pulaski Technical College had a retention rate lower than its peers.

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Enrollment by Race & Ethnicity

Most Common Race or Ethnicity

  1. Black or African American

    2,830

  2. White

    2,825

  3. Hispanic or Latino

    386

The enrolled student population at Pulaski Technical College is 43% Black or African American, 43% White, 5.87% Hispanic or Latino, 3.36% Two or More Races, 1.46% Asian, 0.304% American Indian or Alaska Native, and 0.167% 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, 154 students (2.34%) did not report their race.

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Graduates

In 2016, 1043 more women than men received degrees from Pulaski Technical College. The majority of degree recipients at Pulaski Technical College are white (1,259 degrees awarded). There were 1.05 times more white graduates than the next closest race/ethnicity group, black or african american (1196 degrees).

The most common Bachelor's Degree concentration at Pulaski Technical College is N/A, followed by N/A and N/A.

The most specialized majors across all degree types at Pulaski Technical College, meaning they have significantly more degrees awarded in that concentration than the national average across all institutions, are Applied Sciences (12 degrees awarded), Liberal Arts & Humanities (1,358 degrees), and Personal & Culinary Services (270 degrees).

Workforce

Common Jobs by Major

The most common jobs for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at Pulaski Technical College are Elementary & middle school teachers (106,066 people), Miscellaneous managers (47,242 people), Aircraft pilots & flight engineers (30,124 people), Education administrators (20,922 people), and Social workers (20,671 people).

The most specialized majors at Pulaski Technical College are Applied Sciences (12 degrees awarded), Liberal Arts & Humanities (1,358 degrees), Personal & Culinary Services (270 degrees), Precision Production (66 degrees), and Human Sciences (63 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 Pulaski Technical College are Securities, commodities, & financial services sales agents, Marketing & sales managers, Physicians & surgeons, Firstline supervisors of nonretail sales workers, and Other Sales Workers

The most specialized majors at Pulaski Technical College are Applied Sciences (12 degrees awarded), Liberal Arts & Humanities (1,358 degrees), Personal & Culinary Services (270 degrees), Precision Production (66 degrees), and Human Sciences (63 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 Pulaski Technical College are Elementary & secondary schools (168,699 people), Hospitals (44,450 people), Colleges, universities & professional schools, including junior colleges (44,092 people), Air transportation (35,858 people), and Restaurants & Food Services (33,956 people).

The most specialized majors at Pulaski Technical College are Applied Sciences (12 degrees awarded), Liberal Arts & Humanities (1,358 degrees), Personal & Culinary Services (270 degrees), Precision Production (66 degrees), and Human Sciences (63 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 Pulaski Technical 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 Pulaski Technical College was N/A with N/A degrees awarded.

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Gender Breakdown for Common Majors

Degrees Awarded to Men

  1. 862

  2. 1,905

In 2016, 862 degrees were awarded to men at Pulaski Technical College, which is 0.452 times less than the number of degrees awarded to females (1,905).

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Most Common Male Majors

In N/A, 314 degrees were awarded to men at Pulaski Technical College in Liberal Arts & Sciences, which is 0.316 times less than the 994 female recipients with that same degree.

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Most Common Female Majors

In N/A, 994 degrees were awarded to women at Pulaski Technical College in Liberal Arts & Sciences, which is 3.17 times more than the 314 male recipients with that same degree.

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Time to Complete

4%

100% Completion Time

12%

150% Completion Time

In 2016, 4% of students graduating from Pulaski Technical College completed their program within 100% "normal time" (i.e. 4 years for a 4-year degree). Comparatively, 12% completed their degrees within 150% of the normal time, and 19% 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.

Asian Female

Highest Graduation Rate (50%)

The student demographic with the highest graduation rate at Pulaski Technical College is Female and Asian (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, 4.71% of graduates (9 students) did not report their race.

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Race & Ethnicity by Share

Most Common Student Race or Ethnicity

  1. White

    1,259 degrees awarded

  2. Black or African American

    1,196 degrees awarded

  3. Hispanic or Latino

    125 degrees awarded

The most common race/ethnicity at Pulaski Technical College is white (1,259 degrees awarded). There were 1.05 times more white recipients than the next closest race/ethnicity group, black or african american (1196 degrees).

1.48% of degree recipients (41 students) did not report their race.

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Race & Ethnicity by Gender

Most Common Gender Demographic

  1. Black or African American Female

    889 degrees awarded

  2. White Female

    802 degrees awarded

  3. White Male

    457 degrees awarded

The most common race/ethnicity and gender grouping at Pulaski Technical College is black or african american female (889 degrees awarded). There were 1.11 times more black or african american female recipients than the next closest race/ethnicity group, white female (802 degrees).

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Operations

Pulaski Technical College has an endowment valued at nearly $1.26M, as of the end of the 2015 fiscal year. The return on its endowment was of $74.5k (5.92%), compared to the 1.4% average return ($43.5k on $3.12M) across all Associates Colleges.

In 2015, Pulaski Technical College had a total expenditure of $58.1M. Of that $58.1M, they spent $24.6M on salaries and $58.1M on benefits.

Pulaski Technical College employs N/A N/A, N/A N/A, and N/A N/A. Most academics at Pulaski Technical College are N/A (N/A), N/A(N/A), and N/A (N/A).

The most common positions for non-instructional staff at Pulaski Technical College are: Office and Administrative Support, with 78 employees, Management, with 31 employees, and Service with 30 employees.

Finances

Endowment

$1.26M

2015 Endowment

19.9%

decline from 2014

Pulaski Technical College has an endowment valued at about $1.26M, as of the end of the 2015 fiscal year. The endowment of Pulaski Technical College declined 19.9% from the previous year. The value of their endowment was $1.86M 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: Mixed Transfer/Career & Technical-High Traditional Carnegie Classification grouping.

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Government Grants and Contracts

Grants & Contracts

  1. $2.2M - Federal

  2. $1.19M - State

  3. $0 - Local

As of 2015, Pulaski Technical College received $2.2M in grants and contracts from the federal government, $1.19M from state grants and contracts, and $0 from local grants and contracts.

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Expenses

Primary Expenses

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$24.6M

Salary Expenditure

$58.1M

Benefits Expenditure

In 2015, Pulaski Technical College had a total expenditure of $58.1M. Of that $58.1M, they spent $24.6M on salaries and $58.1M on benefits.

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Expenditure by Category

This tree map shows all of the primary expenses of Research at Pulaski Technical College as a share of total expenditure.

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Salary Expenditure

$24.6M

2015 Salaries

6.55%

decline from 2014

In 2015, Pulaski Technical College paid a median of $24.6M in salaries, which represents 42.4% of their overall expenditure ($58.1M) and a 6.55% decline from the previous year. This is compared to a 0.496% decline from 2013 and a 0.367% growth from 2012.

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

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Instructional Salaries

$7.41M

Instructional Salaries

161

Number of Employees

In 2015, Pulaski Technical College paid a total of $7.41M to 161 employees working as instructors, which represents 30.1% 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

78 Employees

In N/A, the most common positions for instructional staff at Pulaski Technical 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 Pulaski Technical College were Office and Administrative Support with 78 employees; Management with 31 employees; and Service with 30 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 Pulaski Technical 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 Pulaski Technical College.

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