School Overview

Henderson State University is a Public, 4 years college located in Arkadelphia, Arkansas. Henderson State ranked 14th in Arkansas Colleges and 57th in Federal Region VI.
It has a total enrollment of 2,919 including undergraduate and graduate students and student to faculty ratio is 14 to 1. It is a Master's College and University (medium programs) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Master's degree. Henderson State's acceptance rate is 75.01% last year (undergraduate school).
Henderson State University is accredited by Higher Learning Commission.
Contact Information
Address1100 Henderson Street, Arkadelphia, AR 71999-0001
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School Category
School TypePublic, 4 years
Carnegie CategoryMaster's College and University (medium programs)
Highest Degree OfferedMaster's degree

Admission Information

The acceptance rate of Henderson State University is 75.01% and the yield (also known as enrollment rate) is 23.44%. The application fees are $25 for graduate programs.
Open Admission Policy
Acceptance Rate75.01 %
Yield (Enrollment Rate)23.44 %
Graduate Application Fees$25

Tuition & Fees

Henderson State's 2022 tuition & fees is $7,560 for Arkansas residents and $9,768 for out-of-students. For graduate programs, its 2022 tuition & fees is $6,930 for Arkansas residents and $9,108 for out-of-students.
Arkansas ResidentsOut-of-State
Undergraduate Tuition & Fees$7,560$9,768
Graduate Tuition & Fees$6,930$9,108
*Data Source: 2021-2022 Tuition & Fees - National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)

Student Population

A total of 2,919 students have enrolled for academic year 2021-2022. Among them, 674 students have enrolled online exclusively to earn their degrees. Henderson State has 2,228 undergraduate students and the graduate school has 691 students. You can check student population by gender, age, race/ethnicity, attending status, and online learning.
Total Students2,919
Undergraduate Students2,228
Graduate Students691
Online Enrollment674

Offered Degrees and Programs

Number of programs97 Programs
Number of online programs4 Programs
Offered Degrees/Programs1 Year Certificate
Post-Bachelor Certificate
Post-Master Certificate

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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