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Schools Offering Acting Programs in Arkansas


Around 0.1% of Arkansas's graduates graduate from acting degree programs every year. Thus, Arkansas' 11 acting schools put out approximately 65 actors each year.

Top Schools

Harding University, which is located in Searcy, is the top-ranked school in Arkansas that has a acting program. It received a ranking of 33rd in the country in 2010. In 2010, Harding University graduated 5 students from its acting program. Students at Harding University paid $14,040 per year in tuition fees.

The second-ranked school in Arkansas that has a acting program is Arkansas State University-Main Campus. Arkansas State University-Main Campus, which was ranked 42nd in the country in 2010, is located in Jonesboro. 4 students graduated with degree in acting from Arkansas State University-Main Campus in 2010. The tuition rate at Arkansas State University-Main Campus was $6,640 per year.

University of Arkansas, which is located in Fayetteville, is the third-ranked school in Arkansas that has a acting program. It received a ranking of 64th in the country in 2010. 14 students graduated with degree in acting from University of Arkansas in 2010. Tuition at University of Arkansas was $6,768 per year.

Cost

Acting schools in Arkansas, charge students an average tuition of $11,819 per year. But, tuition can be as much as $32,040 per year, or as little as $4,918 per year. In 2010, the following Arkansas acting schools had the highest tuition rates:

  1. Hendrix College - located in Conway, students are charged $32,040 per year
  2. University of the Ozarks - located in Clarksville, students are charged $20,530 per year
  3. Ouachita Baptist University - located in Arkadelphia, students are charged $19,820 per year

The lowest tuition rates at Arkansas acting schools were charged at the following schools:

  1. University of Arkansas-Fort Smith - located in Fort Smith, students are charged $4,918 per year
  2. Henderson State University - located in Arkadelphia, students are charged $5,275 per year
  3. Southern Arkansas University Main Campus - located in Magnolia, students are charged $6,426 per year

More Information

Take a look at the graphs and charts below for additional Arkansas statistics regarding a career in acting and to compare salaries with a variety of related fields such as art or acting.

Here are the different levels of study available for you to explore.

  • Bachelor's Degree in Acting in Arkansas
  • Master's Degree in Acting in Arkansas

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Distance School City State Rating Acceptance Rate Student Population
6,458 miles from location University of Arkansas Fayetteville AR 36.0603 43% 19,849
6,358 miles from location University of Arkansas at Little Rock Little Rock AR 15.6268 n/a 13,132
6,263 miles from location Arkansas State University-Main Campus Jonesboro AR 57.8251 55% 12,156
6,364 miles from location University of Central Arkansas Conway AR 28.4857 62% 11,781
6,471 miles from location University of Arkansas-Fort Smith Fort Smith AR 20.0915 64% 7,335
6,322 miles from location Harding University Searcy AR 67.3519 67% 6,484
6,400 miles from location Henderson State University Arkadelphia AR 27.248 100% 3,567
6,412 miles from location Southern Arkansas University Main Campus Magnolia AR 22.0736 41% 3,226
6,363 miles from location Hendrix College Conway AR 30.0614 32% 1,463
6,400 miles from location Ouachita Baptist University Arkadelphia AR 26.6574 38% 1,447
6,420 miles from location University of the Ozarks Clarksville AR 21.3269 29% 625
 

Curious what studying Acting gets you?

Check out the different options and how they're looking in Arkansas

Rank Profession Employment Number Avg Salary Job Growth (past 5 yrs)
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Producers and Directors + 170 $45,930 -32.0%
 

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