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

Report Card

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

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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 1,840 undergraduate students. Admissions is somewhat competitive as the UAPB acceptance rate is 68%. Popular majors include Biology, Liberal Arts and Humanities, and Physical Education Teaching and Coaching. Graduating 41% of students, UAPB alumni go on to earn a starting salary of $21,200.

About

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
68%
Application Deadline
Rolling Admissions
SAT Range
810-1000
ACT Range
14-18
Application Fee
$30
SAT/ACT
Required
High School GPA
Required
Early Decision/Early Action
No data available  

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Cost

Net Price
$11,053 / 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
$10,877 / year
National
$7,535
Students Receiving Financial Aid
99%

Scholarship

Academics

Professors
grade B+
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
11:1
Evening Degree Programs
No
74%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes. 50 responses
63%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want. 56 responses
63%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage. 56 responses

Majors

Online

Programs Offered Entirely Online
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
    72%
  • On Campus
    22%
  • Online
    7%

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
1,840 Undergrads
Part-Time Undergrads
342
Undergrads Over 25
10%
Pell Grant
81%
Varsity Athletes
12%
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 34 responses
  • Focused
    32%
  • Busy
    24%
  • Energetic
    21%
  • Educated
    15%
  • Outgoing
    6%
  • wild
    3%

Campus Life

Freshmen Live On-Campus
No data available  
Poll
70%
of students say that Greek life is pretty big. 56 responses
Poll
65%
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 42 responses
  • Pride, Inspiration, Higher Education
    43%
  • Pride
    26%
  • Become a part of the pride
    14%
  • Home away from home
    7%
  • Ridiculous
    5%
  • Persevering
    2%
  • Underrated
    2%

After College

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$27,200 / year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
41%
National
49%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
91%
National
83%
89%
of students feel confident they will find a job in their field after graduation. 37 responses

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