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    From the rolling hills of the Ozarks to the torrents of the Mississippi River, Arkansas is home to over 100 colleges and universities. The Natural State supports a network of public universities and colleges, including the two university systems of the University of Arkansas System, led by the flagship school of the University of Arkansas, Fayetteville, and the Arkansas State University System, led by the flagship school of Arkansas State, Jonesboro. Other four-year public institutions include University of Central Arkansas, Henderson State University, and Arkansas Tech University. The state is also home to 11 private colleges and universities, including Hendrix College, a nationally recognized liberal arts school. Arkansas also features a handful of religiously affiliated private schools, such as Ouachita Baptist University, Arkansas Baptist College, and Central Baptist College.

    • Lyon College

      Lyon College Save

      2300 Highland Road, Batesville, AR 72501
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      "Lyon College is a small, Presbyterian liberal arts school with a student population of about 600 located in Batesville, AK, about 90 miles from Little Rock. For entertainment, check out the school's "Beatlemania," a variety show dedicated to the "fab ... learn more

      Heavy Focus on Undergraduate Arts and Science, Focus on Undergraduate Professions, Liberal Arts College, Religiously affiliated, Offers Baccalaureate Degrees
    • John Brown University

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      2000 W University St, Siloam Springs, AR 72761
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      John Brown University is college with 2080 students located in Siloam Springs, AR. learn more

      Heavy Focus on Undergraduate Professions, Offers Baccalaureate Degrees
    • Hendrix College

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      1600 Washington Ave, Conway, AR 72032
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      "Academics are quite demanding at Hendrix College, a cozy regional powerhouse with personable and enthusiastic professors, who "facilitate learning, instead of cramming it down your throat." Flexible but demanding general education requirements ensure a solid grounding in Western civilization, humanities, ... learn more

      Heavy Focus on Undergraduate Arts and Science, Liberal Arts College, Religiously affiliated, Offers Baccalaureate Degrees
    • University of Arkansas

      University of Arkansas Save

      Administration Bldg 425, Fayetteville, AR 72701
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      School spirit runs high at the University of Arkansas, where football games regularly attract over 70,000 screaming fans to the school's Reynolds Razorback Stadium. Aside from athletics, Greek life plays a big role on campus and many U of A ... learn more

      Research University, Heavy Focus on Undergraduate Professions, Focus on Undergraduate Arts and Science, Land Grant
    • Ouachita Baptist University

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      410 Ouachita St, Arkadelphia, AR 71998
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      Located about an hour from Little Rock in Arkadelphia, AR , small Ouachita Baptist University provides a Christian liberal arts education devoted to spiritual, academic, emotional, and physical development. For relaxation and meditation, students head to Speer Pavilion and Gardens ... learn more

      Focus on Undergraduate Professions, Liberal Arts College, Religiously affiliated, Focus on Undergraduate Arts and Science, Offers Baccalaureate Degrees
    • Harding University

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      915 E. Market Ave., Searcy, AR 72143
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      Harding University, located in Searcy about 45 miles from Little Rock, AR, is a private liberal arts institution dedicated to its dual role of education and fostering Christian spiritual growth. A variety of travel-abroad programs are available to its 6000 ... learn more

      Master's University, Heavy Focus on Undergraduate Professions, Religiously affiliated, Focus on Undergraduate Arts and Science
    • Bryan University

      Bryan University Save

      3704 W. Walnut St., Rogers, AR 72756
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      Bryan University is an Associate's college with 84 students located in Rogers, AR. learn more

      Offers Associate Degrees, Open Admissions
    • Henderson State University

      Henderson State University Save

      1100 Henderson Street, Arkadelphia, AR 71999
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      Located in Arkedelphia, Arkansas, some 60 miles southwest of Little Rock, Henderson State University is a public institution with a pre-professional curriculum strongly grounded in the liberal arts. Henderson State's idyllic location is a haven for fishermen and all manner ... learn more

      Master's University, Heavy Focus on Undergraduate Professions, Focus on Undergraduate Arts and Science
    • Arkansas State University-Main Campus

      Arkansas State University-Main Campus Save

      2105 E. Aggie Road, Jonesboro, AR 72401
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      "Arkansas State's primary campus in Jonesboro comes equipped with a recreation center with tennis courts, a swimming pool and an aerobics dance studio. "AState" also offers a wealth of majors - everything from sport turf management to civil engineering to ... learn more

      Master's University, Heavy Focus on Undergraduate Professions, Focus on Undergraduate Arts and Science
    • Southern Arkansas University Main Campus

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      100 E. University, Magnolia, AR 71753
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      "Southern Arkansas University, which is located in Magnolia, enrolls about 3,200 students in its educational programs, which range from the liberal arts and sciences, to business, nursing, and technology. Students looking for recreation can try their skills in an intramural ... learn more

      Master's University, Heavy Focus on Undergraduate Professions, Focus on Undergraduate Arts and Science

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