National Park College
Hot Springs, AR 71913
National Park College is one of the 22 public 2-year colleges in Arkansas. Its campus is small in size and located in a suburb in Hot Springs. The institution offers only undergrad degree programs.
Every year 27% of students graduate in 150% of the time it takes to complete their respective studies.
National Park College's in-state tuition for 2017-2018 academic year was $2,940, and fees were $840. Out-of-state tuition and fees for the same period were $4,020 and $930 respectively.
|Campus LocaleSmall Suburb|
|Student to Faculty Ratio19:1|
|Is Admission OpenYes|
|Religious Affiliation -|
|On Campus Housing-|
North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission|
01/01/1981 - Current
Nursing Programs Accreditations
Nursing (ADNUR) - Associate degree programs|
12/01/1984 - Current
Cost to Attend
The following table details the reported cost of attendance per credit hour for the 2017-2018 academic year.
|In District Students||$88/credit|
|In State Students||$98/credit|
|Out of State Students||$134/credit|
|In District Students||-|
|In State Students||-|
|Out of State Students||-|
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|
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.
In 2017-2018 academic year, 69% of National Park College's students received financial aid. Below is the breakdown of the financial aid provided to students.
|Students Receiving Aid||Average Amount/Student|
|Other Federal Grant||14%||$175|
|State Grant & Scholarships||15%||$1,146|
|Institutional Grant & Scholarships||16%||$1,161|
|Federal Student Loans||28%||$4,400|
$9,605Average Net Price/year
Average Net Price by Family Income
|Less than $30,000$8,828|
|$30,001 to $48,000$9,122|
|$48,001 to $75,000$10,594|
|$75,001 to $110,000$10,597|
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Arkansas Nurses Foundation provides research grant for nurses who hold an Arkansas Nursing license and graduated from an NLNAC or CCNE accredited program.
Applicant must be a non-traditional nursing student attending East Arkansas Community College.
Applicant must be enrolled in the University of Arkansas at Monticello School of Nursing.
Data source: https://nces.ed.gov (2017-2018 colleges survey) and Arkansas state board of nursing.