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University of Central Arkansas

201 Donaghey Ave, Conway, AR 72035
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The University of Central Arkansas aspires to be a premier learner-focused public comprehensive university, a nationally recognized leader for its continuous record of excellence in undergraduate and graduate education, scholarly and creative endeavors, and engagement with local, national, and global communities. UCA is committed to excellence through the delivery of outstanding undergraduate and graduate education that remains current and responsive to the diverse needs of those it serves.

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Public , Four or more years
Type Four or more years, Public
Highest degree Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice
Campus setting City: Small
Student population 13,553 (12,430 undergradate)
Sector Public
Primary Public Control State
Secondary Public Control Implied no
Has Governing Board Institution is NOT part of a system or corporate entity
Governing Board Not Applicable
Core Statistical Areas) (CSA) Little Rock-North Little Rock-Pine Bluff
Core Based Statistical Areas) (CBSA) Little Rock-North Little Rock-Conway, AR
FIPS State Code Arkansas
Geographic Location Southeast AL AR FL GA KY LA MS NC SC TN VA WV
Control/Affiiation Public
Status Active - institution active
Currently Active Yes