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University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff
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  • 4 Year
  • PINE BLUFF, AR

Report Card

grade C+
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    grade B
  2. Value
    grade C
  3. Diversity
    grade B
  4. Campus
    grade C minus
  5. Athletics
    grade B
  6. Party Scene
    grade A minus
  7. Professors
    grade A minus
  8. Location
    grade D+
  9. Dorms
    grade C+
  10. Campus Food
    grade B+
  11. Student Life
    grade C+
  12. Safety
    grade B

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UAPB is a public university located in Pine Bluff, Arkansas. As a historically black college, UAPB has a strong history of and commitment to the education of black Americans. It is a small institution with an enrollment of 2,161 undergraduate students. Admissions is fairly competitive as the UAPB acceptance rate is 44%. Popular majors include Biology, Business, and Criminal Justice and Safety Studies. Graduating 33% of students, UAPB alumni go on to earn a starting salary of $21,200.

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1200 N UNIVERSITY MAIL SLOT 4789
PINE BLUFF, AR 71601
About UAPB...
Athletic Division
NCAA Division I-FCS
Athletic Conference
Southwestern Athletic Conference

University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff Rankings

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UAPB Admissions

Acceptance Rate
44%
Application Deadline
Rolling Admissions
SAT Range
890-1050
ACT Range
16-20
Application Fee
$30
SAT/ACT
Required
High School GPA
Required
Early Decision/Early Action
No data available  

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Cost

Net Price
$11,345 / year
National
$15,523
Average cost after financial aid for students receiving grant or scholarship aid, as reported by the college.
Average Total Aid Awarded
$9,509 / year
National
$7,535
Students Receiving Financial Aid
98%

Scholarship

Academics

Professors
grade A minus
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
14:1
Evening Degree Programs
No
73%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes. 45 responses
64%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want. 50 responses
64%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage. 50 responses

Majors

Online

Online Programs Offered
0
Offers Online Courses
Yes
Online Certificate Programs
0
Online Associates Programs
0
Online Bachelor's Programs
0
How Students Learn
  • Mix of Online and on Campus
    62%
  • On Campus
    35%
  • Online
    3%

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
2,161 Undergrads
Part-Time Undergrads
221
Undergrads Over 25
7%
Pell Grant
74%
Varsity Athletes
11%
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 28 responses
  • Focused
    36%
  • Energetic
    25%
  • Busy
    21%
  • Educated
    14%
  • Outgoing
    4%

Campus Life

Freshmen Live On-Campus
No data available  
Poll
72%
of students say that Greek life is pretty big. 50 responses
Poll
65%
of students say varsity sports are a big part of campus life. 63 responses
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes your school?
Based on 36 responses
  • Pride, Inspiration, Higher Education
    47%
  • Pride
    31%
  • Become a part of the pride
    11%
  • Home away from home
    3%
  • Persevering
    3%
  • Ridiculous
    3%
  • Underrated
    3%

After College

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$27,200 / year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
33%
National
49%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
91%
National
83%
94%
of students feel confident they will find a job in their field after graduation. 35 responses

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