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University of Arkansas at Little Rock is a public institution situated in Little Rock, Arkansas. The city atmosphere of Little Rock makes it a great place for students who enjoy having lots of educational and entertainment options.

520 Master's Degrees
160 Doctor's Degrees

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University of Arkansas at Little Rock Rankings

These rankings may look different from those published by other outlets, because we use an outcomes-based approach rather than a subjective one. We get our data from a number of places, including the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) and the College Scorecard. For more information, check out our rankings and methodology page.

UA Little Rock has been awarded the following overall awards by our latest rankings.

Rank Ranking Name Share
#144 Most Popular Graduate Certificate Schools Tweet It - Post It

Program Level Awards

These are highlights of some of the most noteworthy awards granted to specific programs at UA Little Rock.

Rank Ranking Name Share
#1 Most Popular Construction Trades Graduate Certificate Schools Tweet It - Post It
#1 Most Popular Building Management & Inspection Graduate Certificate Schools Tweet It - Post It
#1 Most Popular Other Public Administration Master’s Degree Schools Tweet It - Post It
#2 Best Value Biomathematics & Bioinformatics Doctor’s Degree Schools Tweet It - Post It
#3 Best Value Other Public Administration Master’s Degree Schools Tweet It - Post It
#5 Best Value Social Work Graduate Certificate Schools Tweet It - Post It
#6 Most Popular Writing Studies Graduate Certificate Schools Tweet It - Post It
#7 Most Popular English Language & Literature Graduate Certificate Schools Tweet It - Post It
#12 Most Popular Mathematics & Statistics Graduate Certificate Schools Tweet It - Post It
#34 Most Popular Computer & Information Sciences Graduate Certificate Schools Tweet It - Post It

Where Is University of Arkansas at Little Rock?

Location of University of Arkansas at Little Rock

Contact details for UA Little Rock are given below.

Contact Details
Address: 2801 S University Ave, Little Rock, AR 72204
Phone: 501-569-3000
Website: ualr.edu/www/
Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/ualr.edu
Twitter: https://twitter.com/ualr

University of Arkansas at Little Rock Graduate Student Diversity

2,461 Graduate Students
61% Women
28% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*

Gender Diversity

Of the 2,461 graduate students at UA Little Rock, 39% are male and 61% are female.

Gender Diversity at  UA Little Rock

Racial-Ethnic Diversity

The racial-ethnic breakdown of University of Arkansas at Little Rock graduate students is as follows.

Racial-Ethnic Diversity of UA Little Rock Graduate Students
Race/Ethnicity Number of Grads
Asian 57
Black or African American 450
Hispanic or Latino 63
White 1,444
International Students 284
Other Races/Ethnicities 163

Geographic Diversity

Arkansas students aren't the only ones who study at University of Arkansas at Little Rock. At this time, 11 states are represented by the student population at the school.

Over 72 countries are represented at UA Little Rock. The most popular countries sending students to the school are India, China, and Saudi Arabia.

Online Learning at University of Arkansas at Little Rock

2,338 Took All Classes Online
5,260 Took At Least One Class Online
9.6% Avg Growth Over 4 Years
There are 19 bachelor’s degree and 12 master’s degree programs available online at UA Little Rock. In 2017-2018, 5,260 students took at least one online class at the school.

The following chart shows how the online learning population at UA Little Rock has changed over the last few years.

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This school is the 4th most popular in Arkansas for online learning according to the online graduations recorded by the Department of Education for the academic year 2017-2018.

Online Growth Rankings of UA Little Rock

The average growth rate over the last four years of online students at University of Arkansas at Little Rock was 9.6%. This is the #806 largest growth rate of all schools that are only partially online. This refers to all students at UA Little Rock regardless of major.

The following table shows the 1-year growth rate of UA Little Rock majors that offer at least one online course. This table only includes majors with positive growth.

Major 1-Year Growth Rate
Business, Management & Marketing 6%
Communication & Journalism 28%
Education 15%
English Language & Literature 42%
Instructional Media Design 56%
Journalism 82%
Management Sciences & Quantitative Methods 29%
Mathematics & Statistics 27%
Other Public Administration 16%
Public Administration & Social Service 24%
Social Work 22%
Special Education 29%
Teacher Education Grade Specific 43%
Teacher Education Subject Specific 8%
Writing Studies 42%

The table below shows how the average growth rate over 4 years at UA Little Rock ranks compared to all other partially online schools that offer a specific major. Note that the majors may or may not be offered online at UA Little Rock.

Major Growth Rate Rank
Construction Engineering Technology #2
Other Public Administration #4
Journalism #7
Health Sciences & Services #13
Information Science #16
Mathematics & Statistics #23
Rehabilitation & Therapeutic Professions #29
Social Work #30
Writing Studies #31
Liberal Arts General Studies #36
Liberal Arts / Sciences & Humanities #36
Computer Information Systems #36
Engineering Technologies #39
English Language & Literature #40
Communication & Journalism #57
Multi / Interdisciplinary Studies #64
Instructional Media Design #72
Criminal Justice & Corrections #75
Computer & Information Sciences #86
Public Administration & Social Service #88
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement & Firefighting #94
Teacher Education Subject Specific #102
Teacher Education Grade Specific #108
Educational Administration #153
Business Administration & Management #303
Health Professions #317
Education #326
Business, Management & Marketing #352

When we speak of partially online, we are referring to schools whose online population is less than 50% of its total student body. Mostly online refers to those with online populations greater than or equal to 50%.

University of Arkansas at Little Rock Graduate Concentrations

The table below shows the number of awards for each concentration.

Major Graduate Certificate Master’s Doctor’s TOTAL
Law 0 0 124 124
Social Work 7 87 0 94
Business Administration & Management 5 62 0 67
Management Sciences & Quantitative Methods 28 28 0 56
Computer Information Systems 12 26 7 45
Rehabilitation & Therapeutic Professions 1 39 0 40
Other Public Administration 0 37 0 37
Teacher Education Grade Specific 1 34 0 35
Educational Administration 16 9 7 32
Student Counseling 0 32 0 32
Special Education 22 9 0 31
Writing Studies 9 17 0 26
Public Administration 5 21 0 26
Teacher Education Subject Specific 13 11 1 25
General Physical Sciences 0 14 7 21
Instructional Media Design 3 13 0 16
Construction Engineering Technology 0 12 0 12
Journalism 1 10 0 11
Health & Physical Education 0 10 0 10
Criminal Justice & Corrections 0 7 3 10
Applied Mathematics 0 8 0 8
Communication & Journalism (Other) 0 7 0 7
Information Science 6 1 0 7
General Engineering 0 0 7 7
Statistics 7 0 0 7
Chemistry 0 6 0 6
General Biology 0 5 0 5
History 0 5 0 5
Biomathematics & Bioinformatics 0 0 4 4
Peace Studies & Conflict Resolution 4 0 0 4
Curriculum & Instruction 0 3 0 3
Systems Engineering 1 2 0 3
Teaching English or French 0 2 0 2
Engineering Technology (Other) 1 0 0 1
Liberal Arts General Studies 0 1 0 1
Clinical, Counseling & Applied Psychology 0 1 0 1
Fine & Studio Arts 0 1 0 1
Accounting 0 0 0 0
Building Management & Inspection 0 0 0 0
Communication Sciences 0 0 0 0
Health Sciences & Services 0 0 0 0
TOTAL 142 520 160 822

References

*The racial-ethnic minorities count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the racial-ethnic minorities percentage.

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