Retention, low tuition contributes to Northark ranking #2 in U.S.

Mon Jul 30, 2018 at 01:45 PM

ranking badgeThe appeal of taking college courses online continues to grow. The list of national rankings for North Arkansas College (Northark) is growing as well.

A recent study by ranked the online associates in accounting the 2nd best value in the United States. Beginning with a list of hundreds, tuition (1/2) and academic quality (1/2) were weighted equally. The Harrison-based college known for historically low tuition rates rose to attract national recognition. Albany Technical College in Albany, Ga., was ranked number one.

A 61 percent retention rate and 15:1 faculty to student ratio positions Northark at the top when students consider affordability and value.

Northark is the only Arkansas college to be included in the Top 20 Best Online Associate’s in Accounting Degree program list.

View the Top 20 Best Online Associate’s in Accounting Degree program list here:

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