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Arkansas Tech Creating New Engineering, Computer Science Programs

by Arkansas Business Staff 12/18/2015 11:56 am

Students on the Russellville and Ozark campuses of Arkansas Tech University could soon have new educational opportunities in engineering and computer science following action by the institution’s board of trustees during its meeting on Thursday.

Patrick Hundley To Fill VP Role at Arkansas Tech on Interim Basis (Movers & Shakers)

by Arkansas Business Staff 11/9/2015 12:00 am

Patrick D. Hundley will serve as interim vice president for development at Arkansas Tech University at Russellville, succeeding Jayne Jones, who has accepted a new role as coordinator of special projects for the institution.

CFO at Arkansas Tech Announces Retirement

by Arkansas Business Staff 11/6/2015 3:02 pm

David Moseley, senior vice president for administration and finance at Arkansas Tech University, has announced he will retire as of June 30, 2016.

Jeff Mott Steps In at Arkansas Tech (Movers & Shakers)

by Arkansas Business Staff 11/2/2015 12:00 am

Jeff Mott has joined Arkansas Tech University at Russellville as chief of staff to President Robin E. Bowen.

Arkansas Universities Expand Online Programs to Lure Students

by Marty Cook 10/19/2015 12:00 am

Universities across the state are expanding and strengthening their online degree programs in an attempt to attract some of the 300,000-plus potential students who can’t attend campus classes.

Arkansas Tech Welcomes First Class of Doctoral Students

by Arkansas Business Staff 9/10/2015 12:13 pm

Fourteen individuals have been selected as the first doctoral students in Arkansas Tech University history and are pursuing the doctor of education in school leadership degree.

Arkansas Tech Adding Two Degree Programs

by Arkansas Business Staff 8/20/2015 4:16 pm

Arkansas Tech University will develop new undergraduate degree programs in game & interactive media design and environmental science, following action by the Arkansas Tech Board of Trustees on Thursday.

9 Arkansas Colleges to Share $2M for Student Support

by Associated Press 7/22/2015 11:20 am

The Arkansas congressional delegation has announced that 9 colleges in the state will share $2 million for student support services programs.

2 Arkansas Universities Looking to Online Innovations

by Claudia Lauer, The Associated Press 7/22/2015 6:50 am

Two new online learning initiatives from Arkansas Tech University and the University of Arkansas System are hoping to recruit Arkansans who began college careers but fell short of earning a degree.

Hanna Norton Named Dean of Arkansas Tech's New eTech College

by Alexis Hosticka 7/15/2015 10:26 am

Arkansas Tech University in Russellville has named Hanna Norton dean of its new College of eTech, which aims to expand the university's degree programs online.

Arkansas Tech Issues Self-Imposed Penalties for Violations

by Associated Press 6/5/2015 7:45 am

Arkansas Tech University says it has self-imposed penalties and other sanctions due to housing rules violations it reported to the NCAA.

Collegiate Ag Programs Take Modern Turn

by Rick Fahr 6/1/2015 12:00 am

Even a generation ago, most “agriculture” students at colleges and universities studied the business concepts involved in operating a farm. They learned about depreciation and tax incentives. Those who followed expanded into the marketing arena, and those newly minted graduates introduced brokering and data-driven selling to the farm. Biotechnologists burst on the scene, and with them they brought genetically modified varieties of various crops.

Arkansas Tech University Approves Tuition Increase

by Associated Press 5/22/2015 7:43 am

Arkansas Tech University's Board of Trustees has approved a $158.9 million operating budget that includes a tuition increase for its main campus in Russellville.

Arkansas Tech Gets OK for First Doctoral Program

by Arkansas Business Staff 5/13/2015 11:08 am

Arkansas Tech University in Russellville has received approval from the state to offer its first doctoral program in educational leadership.

Enrollment Continues Post-Recession Slump at Top Universities, Colleges

by Gwen Moritz 5/11/2015 12:00 am

College enrollment in Arkansas topped out in the 2011-12 academic year, the second year of lottery scholarships when the state’s unemployment rate was near its post-recession peak.

Arkansas Tech College of Business Accreditation Extended

by Associated Press 4/3/2015 11:31 am

The College of Business at Arkansas Tech University in Russellville has had its accreditation extended for five years.

Fayetteville Back Atop Arkansas Tech Business Index

by Lance Turner 2/2/2015 11:20 am

The city of Fayetteville has returned to the top spot of the Arkansas Tech Business Index.

Arkansas Tech University Board of Trustees Chairman Elected

by Associated Press 1/30/2015 8:18 am

A Fort Smith resident has been elected by fellow trustees to serve as chairman of the Arkansas Tech University Board of Trustees for 2015.

Fort Smith Leads Arkansas Tech Business Index in October

by Lee Hogan 1/9/2015 9:58 am

Fort Smith remained atop the Arkansas Tech Business Index while Rogers and Russellville enjoyed the largest increases according to economic activity from October.

A.J. Anglin Named Interim VP for Academic Affairs at Arkansas Tech

by Arkansas Business Staff 12/22/2014 10:42 am

A.J. Anglin has been named interim vice president for academic affairs at Arkansas Tech Unviersity.