Undergraduate Tuition & Fees
$16,148 ($9,338)
Graduate Tuition & Fees
$11,648 ($6,629)
On-campus Living Costs
$13,515
Off-campus Living Costs
$13,160
Undergraduate Tuition per Credit Hour
$454 ($227)
Graduate Tuition per Credit Hour
$558 ($279)

2020 Cost of Attendance

The 2020 tuition & fees of University of Central Arkansas are $9,338 for Arkansas residents and $16,148 for out-of-state students. For graduate programs, the tuition & fees are $6,629 for Arkansas residents and $11,648 for out-of-state students.
Compare to Public, 4-Years Colleges in Arkansas, both undergraduate and graduate tuition & fees are average.
Compared to similar schools in rankings such as University of Arkansas at Little Rock and Arkansas State University-Main Campus, tuition & fees of University of Central Arkansas is average where the average tuition & fees of the schools are $17,325.
The average living cost of the school is $13,515 when a student lives in on-campus housing. When a student lives off-campus, the average living cost is $13,160.

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2020 Tuition & fees

The 2020 undergraduate tuition & fees at University of Central Arkansas are $9,338 for Arkansas residents and $16,148 for out-of-state students. The undergraduate tuition & fees have increased by 4.74% from last year.
The 2020 graduate tuition & fees are $6,629 for Arkansas residents and $11,648 for out-of-state students. The graduate tuition & fees have increased by 4.64% from last year.
The following table and chart show the 2020 tuition & fees and the tuition trends over the last 5 years.

Tuition Trends Table

2020 Tuition & fees
YearUndergraduateGraduate
Arkansas ResidentsOut-of-StateArkansas ResidentsOut-of-State
2016$7,889$13,806$5,644$10,018
2017$8,224$14,447$5,881$10,475
2018$8,524$15,047$6,094$10,901
2019$8,751$15,274$6,238$11,045
2020$9,188$15,998$6,539$11,558
2021$9,338$16,148$6,629$11,648

Tuition Trends Chart

2020 Living Costs

The 2020 average on-campus living costs is $13,515 including room & board and other living expenses (a student lives in on-campus housing such as dormitory and school-owned apartment). For students living in off-campus housing, the average living cost is $13,160.
The living cost at the school has increased by 7.17% from last year.
The following table and chart show the living costs changes over the last 5 years.

Living Costs Trends

2020 Living Costs
YearOn-CampusOff-Campus
Room & BoardOther ExpensesRoom & BoardOther Expenses
2016$5,982$5,471$6,422$5,471
2017$6,248$5,471$7,054$5,471
2018$6,518$5,612$6,328$5,612
2019$6,854$5,757$6,493$5,757
2020$7,198$6,317$6,843$6,317
2021$7,554$3,851$7,511$5,584

Living Costs Trends Chart

2020 Books & Supplies Costs

The 2020 average cost for purchasing books & supplies is $1,200 at University of Central Arkansas. The books & supplies cost stays same as last year.
The following table and chart show the 2020 books & supplies costs and the trends over the last 5 years.

Books & Supplies Costs Trends

University of Central Arkansas 2020 Books & Supplies Costs
YearBooks & Supplies Costs
2016$1,200
2017$1,200
2018$1,200
2019$1,200
2020$1,200
2021$1,200

Books & Supplies Costs Trends Chart

2020 Tuition Per Credit Hour

The 2020 undergraduate tuition per credit hour at University of Central Arkansas is $227 for Arkansas residents and $454 for out-of-state students. The undergraduate tuition per credit hour has increased by 4.37% from last year.
The 2020 graduate tuition per credit hour is $279 for Arkansas residents and $558 for out-of-state students. The graduate tuition per credit hour has increased by 4.49% from last year.
The following table and chart show the 2020 tuition per credit hour and its trends over the last 5 years.

Tuition Per Credit Hour Trends Table

2020 Tuition per Credit Hour
YearUndergraduateGraduate
Arkansas ResidentsOut-of-StateArkansas ResidentsOut-of-State
2016$197$395$243$468
2017$207$415$255$510
2018$217$435$267$531
2019$217$435$267$534
2020$227$454$279$558
2021$227$454$279$558

Tuition Per Credit Hour Trends Chart