A Supportive College Experience at About Half the Cost

There’s a place for you at National Park College. Think small, tight-knit community with a huge support network. Here, no one gets lost — because we know you by name. Caring professors, academic success tutors, mentors and Career Center professionals — they all help you navigate and overcome the obstacles on your way to academic and career success.

NPC is close to home at about half the price of a four-year institution, and over 92% of students receive financial aid and scholarships. And we also offer transfer degrees to public and private universities across Arkansas. NPC is where smart students go to gain a head start on a career, college or wherever your goals take you.

Follow your passion for studio art, graphic design, music and more.

Launch a career in the fastest growing sector or our economy: healthcare.
Hone your business savvy in accounting, business and hospitality.
Earn a 4-year degree in STEM fields such as chemistry and biology through our partnership with Southern Arkansas University.
Save money earning your engineering degree or master a trade like automotive technology, mechanical systems or welding.

Gain practical classroom experience as you earn your teaching degree in elementary or middle level education.

Start your college career studying history, philosophy or anthropology — or earn career-focused degrees in criminal justice and social work.

What You Want
To Know

Affordable Tuition

Want to go to college for half the price? NPC offers a high-quality education at about half the cost of four-year universities.


If you’re a nontraditional adult student, you may qualify to attend NPC at no cost. Over 92% of all NPC students receive financial aid.

Transfer Agreements

Your NPC degree transfers to universities across Arkansas — making a transition to most four-year universities as seamless as possible.

A University Experience
Close to Home for Half the Cost