Arkansas State University

Fast Facts

  • School Size


  • Tuition

    $10,000 — $15,000 Year

  • Affiliation


  • Type of School

    University/Intensive English Program

  • Student Body Gender


  • Religious Affiliation

    No Affiliation

  • Scholarships for International Students


  • Conditional Admission Available


  • Top Programs

    Computer Science, Engineering, Business Administration

  • Setting

    Small/College town, Rural

  • Accreditation and Certification


  • Type of Housing

    Residence Hall, Apartment, Dormitory

  • Test Scores

    IELTS: Band 5.5+, TOEFL: 61+, PTE Academic: 40+

  • Social Media

A university ranked among the best in the south. A city that's growing rapidly and embraces its hometown university. A diverse, friendly community to call your own. 140 fields of study. Caring faculty members who go the extra mile for their students. Over 70,000 alumni who continue to transform communities all over the world. Over 150 student organizations and 16 NCAA Division 1 teams. Affordable tuition. This is Arkansas State (A-State) University.

A-State welcomes all international students on campus and invites you to join our over 600 current international students who represent over 60 countries! Arkansas State is a fully accredited public institution with a wide array of academic programs designed to help students prepare for the rigors of a globally connected and highly competitive marketplace.


A-State is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission of North Central Association and holds other specialized accreditations, such as AACSB for Business and ABET for Engineering. A-State offers fully accredited and recognized undergraduate and graduate degrees through the following colleges:  

  • College of Agriculture
  • Neil Griffin College of Business
  • College of Education and Behavioral Science
  • College of Engineering and Computer Science
  • College of Liberal Arts and Communication
  • College of Nursing and Health Professions
  • College of Sciences and Mathematics

Classes are taught by faculty members who are experts in their field. A close student-to-faculty ratio ensures all students have of positive interactions with faculty. 85% of A-State’s faculty members hold the highest degrees in their field and are recognized leaders in their areas.


Not only does A-State showcase quality education. We also showcase affordability! The cost of attendance for undergraduate or graduate is less than $23,000 U.S. dollars for your tuition, fees, on-campus housing, meal plan and student insurance!


Our International Student Services Office seeks to support and promote the development and personal growth of international students through expert advising, intercultural programming and advocacy.  The office provides unique student engagement opportunities through cultural nights, weekend day trips, sport intramurals, conversation clubs, and movie nights in addition to food festivals, talent shows, dances, and more!

Want to get off-campus? The International Student Service Office has you covered for that too with seven day a week shuttles around town free for all international students to enjoy! Arkansas State University has a rich student life that helps international students make lifelong friendships and create unforgettable university experiences.


The Student Union is home to many student events and activities and is ranked one of the top student centers in the U.S. by Best College Values. A-State’s student recreation center, the Red WOLF Center, opened in 2010. This state-of-the-art facility features a multipurpose gymnasium for various activities. You will find a student organization for all of your interests: from interests in your major, interests for different hobbies, and even student organizations from your country!


The services don’t stop there. We have a Student Health Center that offers an array of medical services, from treating minor illnesses and injuries to providing physical exams; a Career Services Office that provides free employment services, such as assisting students in finding on-campus jobs, internships, career counseling, resume preparation, mock interviews, job fairs, and job referrals; a staff member in the International Student Services Office that assists with finding internships (CPT opportunities); and a Department of Residence Life that provides several diverse and safe housing options all located within walking distance to all other aspects on-campus.

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Arkansas State University

Arkansas State University International Programs
102 North Caraway Road
Jonesboro AR 72401
P: 870-972-2329
Bachelor Degree
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English Programs
  • Intensive English as a Second Language
  • Online Certificate Program