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University of Arkansas chief executive received $536,144 in 2018 in total pay

Donald R. Bobbitt, chief executive at the University of Arkansas, earned $536,144 in total compensation last year, the 109th highest pay among executives at nearly 250 U.S. public universities and systems ranked in a Chronicle of Higher Education study.

4-year colleges in Arkansas now charge $9,033 in tuition and fees

Arkansas four-year public universities now charge students annual in-state tuition and fees averaging $9,033, the 33rd highest amount among the 50 states and the District of Columbia, the College Board said in a new report.

ELDORADO CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Chamber’s ULead class graduates

The El Dorado-Union County Chamber of Commerce’s eighth annual Leadership Union County (U-Lead) graduated this week, marking the end of their ten-month crash course in leadership skills and Union County services.

Which Arkansas schools receive the most state student aid?

University of Arkansas, University of Central Arkansas and Arkansas State University-Main Campus reported receiving the most state financial aid during the 2018-19 academic year among Arkansas schools.

3.6 percent of Arkansas State University-Main Campus students played sports on university teams in 2017-2018

In 2017-2018, 3.6 percent of Arkansas State University-Main Campus students participated in collegiate sports, according to data made available by the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES).

1.9 percent of the University of Arkansas-Fort Smith students played sports on university teams in 2017-2018

In 2017-2018, 1.9 percent of the University of Arkansas-Fort Smith students participated in collegiate sports, according to data made available by the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES).

2.3 percent of the University of Arkansas at Little Rock students played sports on university teams in 2017-2018

In 2017-2018, 2.3 percent of the University of Arkansas at Little Rock students participated in collegiate sports, according to data made available by the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES).

5.4 percent of John Brown University students played sports on university teams in 2017-2018

In 2017-2018, 5.4 percent of John Brown University students participated in collegiate sports, according to data made available by the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES).

34.9 percent of Arkansas Baptist College students played sports on university teams in 2017-2018

In 2017-2018, 34.9 percent of Arkansas Baptist College students participated in collegiate sports, according to data made available by the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES).

4.6 percent of the University of Central Arkansas students played sports on university teams in 2017-2018

In 2017-2018, 4.6 percent of the University of Central Arkansas students participated in collegiate sports, according to data made available by the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES).

10.5 percent of Harding University students played sports on university teams in 2017-2018

In 2017-2018, 10.5 percent of Harding University students participated in collegiate sports, according to data made available by the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES).

Which U.S. schools receive the least state student aid?

Baptist Health College-Little Rock, Northwest Technical Institute and Crowley's Ridge Technical Institute reported receiving the least state financial aid in the state during the 2018-19 academic year among U.S. schools.

26.8 percent of Central Baptist College students played sports on university teams in 2017-2018

In 2017-2018, 26.8 percent of Central Baptist College students participated in collegiate sports, according to data made available by the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES).

2.2 percent of the University of Arkansas students played sports on university teams in 2017-2018

In 2017-2018, 2.2 percent of the University of Arkansas students participated in collegiate sports, according to data made available by the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES).

1.8 percent of Arkansas State University Mid-South students played sports on university teams in 2017-2018

In 2017-2018, 1.8 percent of Arkansas State University Mid-South students participated in collegiate sports, according to data made available by the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES).

54.6 percent of Ecclesia College students played sports on university teams in 2017-2018

In 2017-2018, 54.6 percent of Ecclesia College students participated in collegiate sports, according to data made available by the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES).

8.5 percent of the University of Arkansas at Monticello students played sports on university teams in 2017-2018

In 2017-2018, 8.5 percent of the University of Arkansas at Monticello students participated in collegiate sports, according to data made available by the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES).

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