Phillips Community College of the University of Arkansas, Helena (PCCUA)

Helena, AR

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Phillips Community College of the University of Arkansas, Helena

Phillips Community College of the University of Arkansas, Helena

Phillips Community College of the University of Arkansas, Helena Student Essentials

Phillips Community College of the University of Arkansas, Helena Student Essentials
Region: Southeast
Setting: Small Town Setting
Type: Public
Affiliation: Not applicable
Size: Medium (2,000 to 5,000 Undergrad)
Website: www.pccua.edu
On-Campus Housing Available: No
Parking Permit Required: Yes
Selectivity: Open Admissions
In-State Tuition: $2,735
Out-of-State Tuition: $4,055
Retention Rate: 54%
Enrollment: 3,210
Year Established: 1965

About PCCUA

Phillips Community College is constantly growing to meet the career needs and interests of Eastern Arkansas residents, particularly those from challenged backgrounds.

Located in Helena, Arkansas, Phillips started out with fewer than 250 students and today has an enrollment of over 2,000. Its programs too, have grown from a handful of offerings to include an array of occupational, technical and academic degrees and certificates.

At Philips students may obtain an associate’s degree or certificate in such marketable fields as Practical Nursing, Phlebotomy, Welding, Cosmetology and Pre-Engineering.

Students may also choose to pursue a more academic degree in such subjects as Speech and Drama, English, Math or Political Science, degrees that could lead to a four-year university transfer.

Philips offers distance learning, adult education and continuing education options as well.

The facilities at PCC have also expanded. For example, buildings and facilities are constantly being redesigned to include additional classrooms, labs and offices.

Students who wish to attend Philips but lack the finances or feel impeded by a disability may benefit from the Student Support Services program. Through this program, eligible students who are low-income, disabled or the first in their family to attend college can receive numerous support services. These may include financial counseling and aid, study-skills instruction, career counseling and tutoring, all free of charge.

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PCCUA Map & Location

Phillips Community College of the University of Arkansas, Helena
1000 Campus Drive
Helena, AR 72342


Getting Around PCCUA

Walkability

Poor walkability. We recommend using a car for this area.

1/10
walk

Weather

Seasonal average temperatures for Helena, AR

Winter
Dec
56
31
Jan
53
28
Feb
58
32
Spring
Mar
67
40
Apr
77
49
May
85
58
Summer
Jun
92
66
Jul
95
70
Aug
95
69
Fall
Sep
88
61
Oct
78
49
Nov
66
40

PCCUA Students

Total Students 3,210

Ethnic Diversity:

  • Latino: 1%
  • African American: 46%
  • Caucasian: 52%
  • Asian: 1%
Latino 1%
African American 46%
Caucasian 52%
Asian 1%

Undergraduate 100%
Graduate %
Full-Time 23%
Part-Time 77%
International 0%
Domestic 100%

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Phillips Community College of the University of Arkansas, Helena

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