Fast Facts About CSSC

  • Founding

The College of Social Sciences and Communication was established on July 1, 2014, as the result of a university-wide restructuring. Dr. Lisa Bond-Maupin was selected as the founding dean for this new college.

  • Location

Dean’s Office: Ross Hall room 208

The Link Student Support Center: Ross Hall room 120

  • Tuition and Fees

$4,625.25 Estimated Costs of 15 Credit Hours for Undergraduate Arkansas Residents*

$6,177.75 Estimated Costs of 15 Credit Hours for Graduate Arkansas Residents*

*For the 2016-17 school year

  • Enrollment, 2015-16 Academic Year

Total Declared Majors: 1,326

Undergraduate: 1,135 (86%)

Graduate: 191 (14%, including 14 Doctoral)

Origin

Arkansas: 91%

Out-of-State: 8%

International: 1%

Age

24 or younger: 50%

25 – 34: 29%

35 or older: 21%

Diversity

Female: 67%

Male: 33%

White: 47%

Black: 36%

Hispanic: 7%

Two or more races: 7%

American Indian/Alaskan Native: 1%

Asian: 1%

Unknown/Not Reported: 1%

Enrollment Type

Transfer: 54%

First-Time Freshmen: 36%

Other: 11%

  • Structure
  • Academics

Total Academic Programs: 24

Undergraduate Majors: 12

Undergraduate Professional Programs: 3

Minors: 22

Graduate Majors: 8

Graduate Certificates: 5

Online Major Programs: 8

  • Student Funding

Total Scholarships and Grants Available: 59

Total Scholarship and Grant Amount Awarded: $222,501

  • Classes

Average Class Size: 22

High-Impact Courses Offered: 116

Degrees Awarded: 214