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Graduation Rates

In accordance with federal guidelines under the Student Right-to-Know and Campus Security Act of 1990, East Arkansas Community College provides the following graduation rate information on first-time, full-time, degree-seeking (cohort) students who began in the fall of 2008 and completed degrees or certificates by August 31, 2011.

Fall 2009 Cohort



4 Year Avg. Transferred out

4 Year Avg.
Completion Rate







Note:  The group of students being reported to comply with federal students right-to-know regulations made up only 17% of the total Fall 2008 semester enrollment at East Arkansas Community College.  These rates do not represent the success rates for the other 83% of students who attended EACC in Fall, 2008.  They do not include any of the students who enrolled full-time but had previous college experience, or who took courses only to improve job or academic skills.  These rates also do not take into account students who started full-time but later enrolled part-time because of work or family commitments, nor do they recognize that community college students often take a semester or more off from school because of other demands.  Lastly, these rates do not take into account the students who have completed programs or transferred since August 31, 2011.


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1700 Newcastle Road
Forrest City, AR 72335
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