Arkansas State University Mid-South

West Memphis, AR 72301
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Arkansas State University Mid-South is one of the twenty-two public 2-year colleges in Arkansas. The campus is located in a suburb, in West Memphis.

According to the NCES 2017 report, a total of 1,561 students attend the school. Every year 14% of the graduating class students graduate in 150% of the time it takes to complete their studies.

Arkansas State University Mid-South's in-state tuition for the 2017-2018 academic year was $2,688, and fees were $466. Out-of-state tuition and fees for the same period were $3,648 and $466 respectively.

Institution Overview

Campus LocaleLarge Suburb
Number of Students1,561
Student to Faculty Ratio11:1
Is Admission OpenYes
Religious Affiliation -
Level2-year
TypePublic
On Campus Housing-
Retention Rate55%

Nursing Programs

Nursing Programs Graduates (2017-2018 academic year)

Number of Graduates
Degree type Men Women
Certificate 7 50

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Accreditations

Institutional Accreditations
North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission
01/01/1999 - Current

Admission

100%

Acceptance Rate
The college has an open admission policy. However each nursing program might have its own admission criteria (such as: TEAS score, HESI A2 score, nursing prerequisites GPA, etc).

Cost to Attend

The following table details the reported cost of attendance per credit hour for the 2017-2018 academic year.

Undergrad courses
In District Students$92/credit
In State Students$112/credit
Out of State Students$152/credit
Graduate courses
In District Students-
In State Students-
Out of State Students-

Tuition Estimates

Based on the above credit hour costs, here is a sample tuition for different nursing programs.

Program Credit Hours In district In State Out of State
LPN 45 $4,140 $5,040 $6,840
ADN 70 $6,440 $7,840 $10,640
BSN 125 $11,500 $14,000 $19,000
Please note that the above cost estimate does not include school fees, books, supplies, etc.You need to allot additional money for that.
If you attend a private, for-profit school, usually the additional cost (besides tuition) is about 10% of the tuition. If you attend a public school or a not-for-profit private school, the additional cost is around 50% of the tuition.

Financial Aid

In 2017-2018 academic year, 94% of Arkansas State University Mid-South's students received financial aid. Below is the breakdown of the financial aid provided to students.

Students Receiving Aid Average Amount/Student
Pell Grant 85% $2,629
Other Federal Grant 3% $611
State Grant & Scholarships 23% $661
Institutional Grant & Scholarships 26% $1,368
Federal Student Loans -- --
Private Loans -- --

$11,624

Average Net Price
The average net price is calculated by subtracting the average amount of financial aid received by students from the total cost of attendance.
Average Net Price by Family Income
Less than $30,000$11,669
$30,001 to $48,000$12,479
$48,001 to $75,000$12,448
$75,001 to $110,000--
Over $110,000--

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Student Population

1,561

Undergrads

0

Graduates

934

Women

627

Men

28%

Full-time

72%

Par-time

Ethnic Diversity
Black/African American
57%
White
33%
Two or more races
8%
Asian
1%
Hispanic
1%
Non-resident alien
0%
Race/ethnicity unknown
0%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
0%

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Data source: https://nces.ed.gov (2017-2018 colleges survey) and Arkansas state board of nursing.

Arkansas State University Mid-South
2000 W. Broadway
West Memphis, AR 72301
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