Colleges in Craighead County, Arkansas

There are 4 Colleges in Craighead County, Arkansas, serving a population of 104,246 people in an area of 708 square miles. There is 1 College per 26,061 people, and 1 College per 176 square miles.

In Arkansas, Craighead County is ranked 27th of 75 counties in Colleges per capita, and 7th of 75 counties in Colleges per square mile.

List of Craighead County Colleges

Find Craighead County, Arkansas colleges and universities, such as state, community, public, and private colleges, universities, and technical schools.


Arkansas State University System 2400 East Highland Drive Jonesboro, AR

Arkansas State University-Main Campus 2105 Aggie Road Jonesboro, AR

Arthur's Beauty College-Jonesboro 1903 Grant Avenue Jonesboro, AR

New York Institute Of Technology - Jonesboro Arkansas 2405 Aggie Road Jonesboro, AR

About Craighead County Colleges

Craighead County Colleges are institutions that offer post-secondary education through a range of degree or vocational programs in Craighead County, AR. Although there are distinctions between the two, the term College in the United States is typically used to refer to both Colleges and Universities. The National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) reports that there are more than 4,700 post-secondary degree-granting institutions in the U.S.

You may contact Colleges & Universities for questions about:
  • Craighead County Public and Private Colleges
  • College admissions and applications
  • Tuition, financial aid, and scholarships
  • Associates degrees, Bachelor's degrees, Master's degrees, Doctoral degrees, and certificate programs
  • ACT and SAT score requirements

Craighead County College Statistics

Find Craighead County College Enrollment, Educational Attainment (Age 25+), and Field of Bachelor's Degree for 1st Major. Data Source: U.S. Census Bureau; American Community Survey, 2018 ACS 5-Year Estimates.

Craighead County College Enrollment
 Craighead CountyArkansas
College/Grad School Enrollment9,761 (32.7%)180,069 (24.4%)
Craighead County Educational Attainment (Age 25+)
 Craighead CountyArkansas
Some College, No Degree14,508 (21.4%)451,364 (22.6%)
Associate's Degree4,905 (7.2%)139,070 (7.0%)
Bachelor's Degree10,897 (16.1%)288,720 (14.4%)
Graduate/Professional Degree6,912 (10.2%)162,901 (8.1%)
Craighead County Field of Bachelor's Degree for 1st Major
 Craighead CountyArkansas
Bachelor's Degree, or Higher17,809451,621
Arts, Humanities & Others3,009 (16.9%)89,035 (19.7%)
Business3,915 (22.0%)95,529 (21.2%)
Education3,262 (18.3%)87,889 (19.5%)
Science & Engineering5,349 (30.0%)130,212 (28.8%)
Science & Engineering Related Fields2,274 (12.8%)48,956 (10.8%)