Arkansas has a number of colleges and universities with different qualities that should be considered. From a safety standpoint, the University of Arkansas – Monticello beats out the main campus of the University of Arkansas with a safety score of 94.3 out of 100 to 88.7 out of 100.

The average student loan varies from school to school with Philander Smith College having the highest average outstanding student loan amount of $6742. However, students are able to save some money by searching online for cheap textbooks with our textbook search engine located in the sidebar.

When determining the best overall college or university in Arkansas, factors such as quality of education, safety, cost and student reviews – Hendrix College scores highest with an 91.6 out of 100 score, followed by University of Arkansas – Main Campus (91.5) and Harding University (88.4). For more detailed information on particular schools select from the list below:

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