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#308 Overall Influence #1356 Desirability Rank

University of Arkansas

Public research university in Fayetteville, Arkansas, USA

From Wikipedia

The University of Arkansas is a public land-grant research university in Fayetteville, Arkansas. It is the flagship campus of the University of Arkansas System and the largest university in Arkansas. Founded as Arkansas Industrial University in 1871, classes were first held on January 22, 1872, with its present name adopted in 1899. It is noted for its strong programs in architecture, agriculture , communication disorders, creative writing, history, law , and Middle Eastern studies, as well as for its business school, of which the supply chain management program was ranked the best in North America by Gartner in July 2020.

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Admissions

What does this school look for?

Annual Applications

19,777

Acceptance

78%

Graduation Rate

68%

Median SAT Score

1210

Median ACT Score

26

Costs

How much does it cost to attend?

Tuition (in-state)

$7,568

Fees (in-state)

$1,816

After Graduation

Averages for 10 years after enrolling

Avg Earnings

$52,700

Employed

88%

Campus Life

What's it like to attend this school?

The People

Full time on-campus stats

Student Body

25K

Under-Grads

22K

Graduates

3K

The Campus

Where will you be attending?

Location

Administration Bldg 425, Fayetteville AR 72701

On Campus Crime Rates

Property Crime

11 per 100K

Violent Crime

0 per 100K

City Crime Rates

Property Crime

44 per 100K

Violent Crime

5 per 100K

What is University of Arkansas known for?

Our answer to this is to show you the disciplines in which a school's faculty and alumni have had the highest historical influence. A school may be influential in a discipline even if they do not offer degrees in that area. We've organized two lists to show where they are influential and offer corresponding degrees, and where they are influential through scholarship although they don't offer degrees in the disciplines.

Top areas of influence with degrees offered

#105 World Rank
Business
#116 World Rank
Law
#172 World Rank
Education
#127 World Rank
History
#253 World Rank
Engineering
#257 World Rank
Medical
#344 World Rank
Biology
#319 World Rank
Literature
#326 World Rank
Political Science
#400 World Rank
Mathematics
#330 World Rank
Computer Science
#410 World Rank
Chemistry
#314 World Rank
Psychology
#308 World Rank
Communications
#458 World Rank
Physics
#569 World Rank
Philosophy
#412 World Rank
Economics
#110 World Rank
Criminal Justice
#244 World Rank
Earth Sciences
#156 World Rank
Nursing
#383 World Rank
Anthropology
#205 World Rank
Social Work
#565 World Rank
Sociology

Other areas of influence

#860 World Rank
Religious Studies

Influential People

Who are University of Arkansas's Most influential alumni?

University of Arkansas 's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Business, Criminal Justice, and Law

Mike Beebe

Arkansas Attorney General, Governor

Joe Johnson

Joe Johnson

American basketball player

Lavenski Smith

American judge

Jennifer McLoud-Mann

American mathematician

David Wiley Mullins

American academic

Percy Malone

Tom Whalen

American writer

Christopher Caldwell

Christopher Caldwell

American official

George Washington Donaghey

American politician

John Burkhalter

Arkansas businessman and politician

Elizabeth Huckaby

American educator

John Wood

John Wood