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Arkansas Tech By The Numbers

How does Tech rate?

  • Average freshmen ACT scores have ranked above national and state averages for 21 consecutive years
  • The average ACT score for the freshman class of 2015 is 22.05
  • Most affordable option among the top five universities in the state
  • Tech offers more than 120 student organizations

Student Body

  • Fall 2015 was the 17th consecutive year of record enrollment


  • Over 400 faculty members

this graphic contains the following information:  - Fall 2015 Enrollment – 12,054  - The Almanac of Higher Education named Arkansas one of the 10-fastest growing master degree-granting universities in America for 2013, 2014, & 2015  - 3rd largest university in Arkansas  - Fall 2015 freshman class size was 2023 students  - 92% of students are from Arkansas  - For Fall 2015, 52.8% of students at the ATU main campus self-reported as first-generation college students  - Minority student representation has increased to 23.9%, up from 10% in 2004.  - ATU has one of the top three highest graduation rates in Arkansas   - Ranked No. 1 in Arkansas by CollegeNET for providing students with upward social mobility  - 74% of full-time, main campus faculty hold the terminal degree in their field