University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences

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University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences

4301 W Markham
Little Rock
AR
72205-7199
School Setting City: Midsize: Territory inside an urbanized area and inside a principal city with population less than 250,000 and greater than or equal to 100,000.
Geographic RegionSoutheast AL AR FL GA KY LA MS NC SC TN VA WV
ChancellorDaniel Rahn, M.D.
Name of System, Governing Board or Corporate Structure Institution is part of a system or corporate entity
University of Arkansas System
Opeflag Participates in Title IV federal financial aid programs
Institutional control or affiliationPublic institution - An educational institution whose programs and activities are operated by institutionly elected or appointed school officials and which is supported primarily by public funds.
Dual credit 0
Calendar system Semester
A calendar system that consists of two semesters during the academic year with about 16 weeks for each semester of instruction. There may be an additional summer session.
Admission test scores Not applicable

Student Details

The Student Details section provides a numeric overview of the students enrolled at the institution. The data lists the number of total students and breaks down this statistic by gender, full-time vs. part-time students, and student-to-faculty-ratio. With this information, you can determine the school’s size, the availability and popularity of part-time programs compared to full-time programs, and the potential size of classes. This section also discusses the institution’s admissions and retention rate. With this information, you can gain a sense of your own likelihood of obtaining admittance to the institution, as well as how many students typically continue on at the institution after one year.
Total Number of Students 2,809
Number of Men 967
Number of Women 1,842
Percentage Women66%
Percentage Men34 %
Full-time Students 2029
Part-time Students 780
Number of Applicants Not Reported
Number of Admitted Not Reported
Student-to-faculty Ratio 7 to 1

Tuition + Costs*

The Cost section provides an overview of how much it will cost to attend the institution for the full academic year. The section discusses the average annual cost of tuition, books and supplies, room and board, and extra expenses and fees. With this information, you can estimate how much it may cost you to attend the institution yourself.
yesTuition payment plan
In-state Tuition $0
Books and Supplies $0
On Campus Room and Board $0
In-state Fees $0
Out of State Tuition $0
Application Fee $50
Estimated Total$50

Net Price + Financial Aid*

The Net Price & Federal aid provides an overview of the average amount of financial aid awarded to undergraduate and first-time students enrolled in the institution, as well as the percentage of students that received aid. The types of financial aid that is reported includes scholarship aid, institutional grant aid, federal grant aid, state/local grant aid, Pell grant aid, and federal student loan aid. With this information, you can get a feeling for the types of financial aid that you might receive once you are enrolled in the institution.
Percent of undergraduate students receiving federal, state, local, institutional or other sources of grant aid 48%
Average amount of federal, state, local, institutional or other sources of grant aid dollars received by undergraduate students$5,083
Percent of undergraduate students receiving Pell grants 35%
Average amount Pell grant aid received by undergraduate students $4,090
Percent of undergraduate students receiving federal student loans 61%
Average amount of federal student loan aid received by undergraduate students $8,730
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Degrees

The Degrees section provides an overview of the top area of studies that are awarded by the institution and the number of degrees that are awarded at each level. The degree types are classified by the US Department of Education’s CIP code system. With this information, you can begin to determine whether the institution offers the particular area of study and degree level that you would like to pursue.

Degrees Offered

yesLess Than 1 Yr Certificate
yes1 but Less Than 2 Yr Certificate
yesAssociate’s Degree
yesBachelor’s Degree
yesPostbaccalaurate Certificate
yesMaster’s Degree
yesDoctor’s Degree – research/scholarship
yesDoctor’s Degree – professional practice

Degrees Awarded

Degrees Awarded by CIPCODE

Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse186
Medicine132
Pharmacy113
Nursing Science73
Medical Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiation Therapist57
Clinical Laboratory Science/Medical Technology/Technologist38
Dental Hygiene/Hygienist36
Public Health, General31
Allied Health Diagnostic, Intervention, and Treatment Professions, Other27
Audiology/Audiologist and Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist20
Biological and Physical Sciences17
Emergency Medical Technology/Technician (EMT Paramedic)16
Dietetics/Dietitian14
Health Information/Medical Records Technology/Technician13
Surgical Technology/Technologist11

Degrees Awarded by Level

Bachelor's Degree306
Master's Degree155
Doctor's Dgree - professional practice (new degree classification)113
Associate's Degree63
Doctor's Degree - research/scholarship (new degree classification)29
Postbaccalaureate certificate22

Additional Services

yesAcademic/career counseling service
yesEmployment services for students

Sports and Athletics

Tel / Fax (501) 686-6035
Institution’s internet website address http://www.uams.edu
Disclaimer
All data has been taken directly from the US Department of Education's IPEDS Data Center and reflects information that was self-reported by the institution for the 2012-2013 IPEDS Survey. Financial aid is only available to those who qualify. Refer to our glossary for additional reference for the information given above.