Arkansas Tech University (ATU)

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Arkansas Tech University can be found in Russellville, AR, a public college which focuses on only a select few programs offered. ATU has an enrollment of about twelve thousand students.

95% of all those students that apply are admitted to Arkansas Tech University, from which 31% choose to enroll. Based on historical acceptance rate data, the projected ATU acceptance rate 2021 is estimated to be 83%. You can get more information from the admissions office website at

Overall ATU Acceptance Rate - Fall 2020


The overall acceptance rate for Arkansas Tech University was reported as 94.7% in Fall 2020 with over 7,230 college applications submitted to ATU. Both in state and out of state applicants are included in these figures. We do not have data on transfer acceptance rates currently.

Historical Trend and Acceptance Rate 2021 Projection

The historical trend chart shows acceptance rates from the previous years, from which we have projected the acceptance rate for the 2021-2022 school year. The overall acceptance rate trend for Arkansas Tech University has been getting much higher in the past few years.

Acceptance Rate By Year

  • 2016-2017: 63.9%
  • 2017-2018: 94.7%
  • 2018-2019: 90.2%
  • 2019-2020: 94.7%
  • Projected ATU Acceptance Rate 2021-2022: 83.2%

How Does ATU Compare?

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National Avg

The acceptance rate for Arkansas Tech University is sixty-seven percent higher than the national average of all colleges which is around 56.7%.

Nearby Similar College Acceptance Rates

SchoolAcceptance Rate
University of Central Arkansas90.4%
University of Arkansas at Little Rock65.8%
Northeastern State University99.6%
Arkansas State University-Main Campus79.9%
Missouri Southern State University94.1%

Admissions Rates & Enrollment Rates - Details

General Recommendations & Requirements for Admissions

  • High School GPA Scores are Required
  • High School Class Rankings are Recommended
  • School Records are Required
  • College Prep Classes are Recommended
  • Standardized Test Scores (SAT,ACT,...) are Recommended
  • TOEFL Exam (Foreign Language Students) are Required

Number of Applicants, Percent Accepted, and Enrolled Students (Fall 2020)

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