School Overview

Harding University is a Private, 4 years college located in Searcy, Arkansas. Harding ranked 1st in Arkansas Colleges and 1st in Federal Region VI.
It has a total enrollment of 4,617 including undergraduate and graduate students and student to faculty ratio is 14 to 1. It is a Master's College and University (larger programs) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice. Harding's acceptance rate is 54.14% last year (undergraduate school).
Harding University is accredited by Higher Learning Commission.
Contact Information
Address915 E. Market Ave., Searcy, AR 72149-5615
Admission Information
Net Price
School Category
School TypePrivate, 4 years
Carnegie CategoryMaster's College and University (larger programs)
Highest Degree OfferedDoctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice

Admission Information

The acceptance rate of Harding University is 54.14% and the yield (also known as enrollment rate) is 62.80%. The application fees are $50 for undergraduate programs and $45 for graduate programs.
Open Admission Policy
Acceptance Rate54.14 %
Yield (Enrollment Rate)62.80 %
Undergraduate Application Fees$50
Graduate Application Fees$45

Tuition & Fees

Harding's 2022 tuition & fees is $22,230 for undergraduate students. For graduate programs, its 2022 tuition & fees is $11,080.
Undergraduate Tuition & Fees$22,230
Graduate Tuition & Fees$11,080
*Data Source: 2021-2022 Tuition & Fees - National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)

Student Population

A total of 4,617 students have enrolled for academic year 2021-2022. Among them, 359 students have enrolled online exclusively to earn their degrees. Harding has 3,572 undergraduate students and the graduate school has 1,045 students. You can check student population by gender, age, race/ethnicity, attending status, and online learning.
Total Students4,617
Undergraduate Students3,572
Graduate Students1,045
Online Enrollment359

Offered Degrees and Programs

Number of programs141 Programs
Number of online programs2 Programs
Offered Degrees/ProgramsBachelor's
Post-Master Certificate
Doctorate (Research)
Doctorate (Professional Practice)

On-campus Services

Remedial services
Academic/career counseling service
Employment services
Placement services for completers
On-campus day care for students

Learning opportunities

Distance Learning (online classes)
Study Abroad
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
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