Arkansas State University Beebe

Arkansas State University Beebe

Arkansas State University-Beebe campus is located in Beebe, Arkansas and is also referred to as ASU-Beebe. It is under the Arkansas State University System and was established in 1927. Originally known as the Junior Agricultural School of Central Arkansas the university has other campuses, which are:

  • ASU-Heber Springs
  • ASU-Little Rock Air Force Base
  • ASU-Searcy

The university offers degree and certificate programs in various study areas which include fine arts, health sciences, and business management through its academic divisions including:

  • Advanced Technology and Allied Health Division
  • Business and Agriculture Division
  • Education and Social Science Division
  • English and Fine Arts Division
  • Mathematics and Science Division
  • Occupational Technology Division

The students of Arkansas State University, Beebe campus participate in sports like badminton, basketball, softball, volleyball and golf.

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Arkansas State University-Beebe
1000 Iowa Street
Beebe , AR 72012-1000
General Phone: (501) 882-3600

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Arkansas State Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Liberal Arts381liberal arts and sciences, general studies
Engineering Technician149petroleum tech, computer systems tech, drafting
Nursing and Emergency Medicine101EMT paramedic, licensed practical nurse, nursing assistant
Mechanics and Repair77industrial electronics tech, HVAC, heavy equipment maintenance tech, autobody repair, automobile mechanics, diesel mechanics, vehicle maintenance
Medicine55medical preparatory
Production Trades53upholsterer, machinist, welding
Security and Law Enforcement44corrections, criminal justice and administration, criminal justice and police
Medical Administration37medical records tech
Education and Teaching36teacher ed, early childhood education
Medical Support and Technology23pharmacy tech, medical lab tech
Office and Administration20general office occupations
Family and Social Work18child care provider
Business and Management13business, accounting technology, MIS

Number of programs and degrees for Arkansas State in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years28317
Award of less than 1 academic year24312
Associate's degree48115

Arkansas State Student Body

In 2007-2008, Arkansas State had a total enrollment of 4,311 students (3,240 full-time equivalent).

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 100%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
White 88%
Black 6%
Hispanic 2%
Asian 1%
American Indian 1%
Unknown 1%
(Foreign Students) 0%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
Under 18 16%
18-19 26%
20-21 13%
22-24 10%
25-29 11%
30-34 7%
35-39 5%
40-49 8%
50-64 4%
65+ 1%

Arkansas State Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 61 %
Part-Time 33 %

Arkansas State Room and Board (2007)

Arkansas State offers campus housing for 140 of its 3,240 (full-time) students.

(Please refer to our profile of Beebe, Arkansas for details about the area surrounding the campus. Also see our list of other Arkansas Colleges).

The school offers students a meal plan with 15 meals per week.

Arkansas State Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Expenses and Financial Aid:

Expense Amount
In-state tuition and fees $ 2,136
Out-of-state tuition and fees $ 3,480
Room and board $ 2,930
Room charge $ 1,344
Board (meal plan) charge $ 1,586
Books and supplies $ 1,000
Other expenses $ 4,428

Financial Aid:
Arkansas State participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 109100)

Arkansas State Faculty

Arkansas State has a tenure system for faculty.

Salaries for full-time faculty:

Full-Time Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelContract LengthNumber MenAvg Salary MenNumber WomenAvg Salary Women
Professorcalendar year2*0*
Associate professorcalendar year2*1*
Assistant professorcalendar year5$59,4510*
Instructorcalendar year2*2*
All faculty totalcalendar year11$64,6713$56,688

*: salaries are not displayed where there are fewer than 3 professors in the category.

Full-Time Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelContract LengthNumber MenAvg Salary MenNumber WomenAvg Salary Women
Professoracademic year2*1*
Associate professoracademic year3$47,1905$48,410
Assistant professoracademic year17$47,35513$43,995
Instructoracademic year28$42,45438$39,475
All faculty totalacademic year50$44,79757$41,722

*: salaries are not displayed where there are fewer than 3 professors in the category.

Arkansas State Degree Programs (2007)

Business And Management
Accounting Technology/Technician and Bookkeeping
Business/Commerce, General
Management Information Systems, General

Education And Teaching
Early Childhood Education and Teaching
Teacher Education, Multiple Levels

Engineering Technician
Computer Technology/Computer Systems Technology
Drafting and Design Technology/Technician, General
Petroleum Technology/Technician

Family And Social Work
Child Care Provider/Assistant

Liberal Arts
General Studies
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies

Mechanics And Repair
Autobody/Collision and Repair Technology/Technician
Automobile/Automotive Mechanics Technology/Technician
Diesel Mechanics Technology/Technician
Heating/AC/Ventilation/Refrig Maint Technology/Technician
Heavy/Industrial Equipment Maintenance Technologies, Other
Industrial Electronics Technology/Technician
Vehicle Maintenance and Repair Technologies, Other

Medical Administration
Health Information/Medical Records Technology/Technician

Medical Support And Technology
Clinical/Medical Laboratory Technician
Pharmacy Technician/Assistant

Health/Medical Preparatory Programs, Other

Nursing And Emergency Medicine
Emergency Medical Technology/Technician (EMT Paramedic)
Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training
Nurse/Nursing Assistant/Aide and Patient Care Assistant

Office And Administration
General Office Occupations and Clerical Services

Production Trades
Machine Tool Technology/Machinist
Welding Technology/Welder

Security And Law Enforcement
Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration
Criminal Justice/Police Science

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What Sets Arkansas State Apart:

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% of degrees in liberal arts
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Top 11%Arkansas State Lowest tuition & fees (in-state)
Dorm rooms per full-time student
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Top 15%Arkansas State Dorm rooms per full-time student
% of degrees in production trades
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Top 16%Arkansas State % of degrees in production trades
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Top 17%Arkansas State Number of students
% of degrees in medical administration
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Top 19%Arkansas State % of degrees in medical administration
Number of degree programs
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Top 20%Arkansas State Number of degree programs

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checked Grants credits for AP courses
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checked Career counseling
checked Career services
checked Student employment services
checked Remedial classes for students
checked Offers remedial adult education
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checked On-campus library
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checked Offers a board (meal) plan
checked Tenure system for quality teaching
checked Has ROTC (army)

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