2022 Acceptance Rate

A total of 6,057 students have applied and 5,595 students have allowed to admit to University of Central Arkansas (Acceptance rate: 92.37%). The yield, also known as enrollment rate, is 33.14 % where 1,854 students have finally enrolled out of 5,595 admitted students.
Central Arkansas acceptance rate is higher (easier to admit) compared to Public, 4-Years Colleges in Arkansas. Compared to similar schools in rankings such as Arkansas State University and Arkansas Tech University, its acceptance rate is much higher (very easy to get in) (the average acceptance rate of the schools is 70.60%).
Central Arkansas enrollment rate (yield) is higher (more admitted-students enrolled) compared to Public, 4-Years Colleges in Arkansas. Compared to similar schools in rankings, its yield is higher (eager to enroll) (average yield is 40.61%).
*Data Source: 2021-2022 Tuition & Fees - National Center for Education Statistics (NCES). (Last update: June 2022)

How to Apply to University of Central Arkansas

The following table summarizes the contact and directory information to apply Central Arkansas. Central Arkansas offers benefits for veterans, service member, or qualified family members. You may need to prepare certificate of eligibility (COE ) from the Veterans Affairs .
Admissionuca.edu/admissions
Online Applicationuca.edu/admissions/apply
Financial Aiduca.edu/financialaid/
Net Price Calculatoruca.edu/financialaid/financial-aid-net-price-calculator/
Veterans Tuitionuca.edu/studentaccounts
Athleticuca.edu/consumerinfo/
Disability Serviceuca.edu/disability/

Admission Statistics Charts

2022 Test Scores Comparison

For the academic year 2021-2022, the average SAT score is 1,070 and the average ACT score is 23 over scores submitted by enrolled first-time students. Compared to similar schools in college rankings, the admission score of University of Central Arkansas is around average than the schools (average score is 1,169). You can check and compare the SAT and ACT scores by subject with tables and charts.
SAT/ACT Scores Comparison
SAT AverageACT Average
University of Central Arkansas1,07023
Similarly Colleges in Rankings1,14524
All U.S. Colleges1,12368
Public, 4-Years Colleges1,11267
4-Years Colleges1,12468
Public, 4-Years Colleges in Arkansas1,09467

SAT/ACT Scores by Subject

SATACT
At University of Central Arkansas, 54 students submitted SAT scores (3% of enrolled students).
The average SAT score is about 1,070 and it is around average than average for Public, 4-Years Colleges in Arkansas. The following table shows the SAT average scores by subject and 25th/75th percentile.
SAT Scores by Subject
25th percentile75th percentile
Evidence-Based Reading and Writing500600
Mathematics480560
Total9801,160
*Data Source: 2021-2022 Tuition & Fees - National Center for Education Statistics (NCES). (Last update: June 2022)
At University of Central Arkansas, 1,751 students submitted ACT scores (94% of enrolled students).
The average ACT score is about 23 and it is lower than average for Public, 4-Years Colleges in Arkansas. The next table shows the ACT average scores by subject and 25th/75th percentile.
ACT Scores by Subject
25th percentile75th percentile
Composite1926
English2028
Mathematics1725

Admission Requirements

The following table summarizes the admission requirement to apply to University of Central Arkansas. The school requires 3 items to submit - Secondary school GPA, Secondary school record and TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language) and 1 items are recommended to submit - Completion of college-preparatory program and .
Admission Requirements for Applying to University of Central Arkansas
Secondary school GPARequired
Secondary school rankNeither required nor recommended
Secondary school recordRequired
Completion of college-preparatory programRecommended
RecommendationsNeither required nor recommended
Formal demonstration of competenciesNeither required nor recommended
Admission test scoresConsidered but not required
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)Required
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)Neither required nor recommended