During the 2015-2016 school year, a total of 14,475 students were tested in Arkansas. Of the 14,093 juniors and seniors that were tested, only 7.15% were tested under Option 8. The remaining juniors and seniors had their test results sent to recruiters without parental consent.
The 20 largest testing sessions assessed a total of 3,355 students. 127 sessions tested 10 students or fewer.
The ASVAB test was conducted in 276 schools across the state. 140 of these schools report that they made the test mandatory. Consequently, 7,345 students are confirmed to have been required to take the ASVAB; there may be more, judging from the numbers in some schools.