Arkansas Colleges and Universities
The splendor of Arkansas' abundant recreational treasures is celebrated by the state's nickname, "The Natural State." Packed with lakes, rivers, and the natural treasures of the Ozark Mountains, Arkansas also offers students access to the joys of bustling city life in Little Rock, Fort Smith, and Fayetteville. There's also a great range of schooling opportunities among the state's 33 public and 14 private colleges and universities.
The flagship school, University of Arkansas, has college campuses throughout the state, in Fayetteville, Pine Bluff, Fort Smith, Monticello, Morrilton, and Little Rock. Other popular schools include Arkansas State University, located in Jonesboro, and Henderson State University, in Arkadelphia. When school is out of session, Arkansas's students enjoy camping and hiking in the Ozarks, visiting hot springs and caves, or soaking up country music.
Total Number of Arkansas Schools: 84
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