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Top College Officials See Sizable Pay Raises

by Mark Friedman 10/20/2014 12:00 am

Arkansas Business reviewed the Administrator’s Compensation Survey reports filed with the state Department of Higher Education for the 2010 and 2014 fiscal years. In the four-year period, the number of six-figure employees included in the report increased from 460 to 703.

2 New Osteopathic Med Schools Hope to Fill Need

by Marty Cook 10/6/2014 12:00 am

Groundwork has already started on the Arkansas Colleges of Health Education in Fort Smith, which will include a 100,000-SF main building and several other buildings with an expected price tag of approximately $32 million. Arkansas State University at Jonesboro is building a College of Osteopathic Medicine with its partner, the New York Institute of Technology.

Mike Beebe Archives Headed to Arkansas State University

by Arkansas Business Staff 9/22/2014 2:55 pm

Once he leaves office in January, eight years worth of papers, video, photographs and other memorabilia from Gov. Mike Beebe will make their way to Arkansas State University.

A-State, NYIT Prepare for October Summit on Proposed Medical School

by Lee Hogan 9/17/2014 3:39 pm

Officials with the proposed New York Institute of Technology College of Osteopathic Medicine on the Arkansas State University campus in Jonesboro have set a graduate medical education summit for October. The GME Summit, scheduled Oct. 16, will bring together state and national healthcare leaders, hospital executives and practicing physicians.

Arkansas State Delays Opening of Mexico Campus

by Lee Hogan 8/22/2014 9:31 am

Arkansas State University had plans to open its campus in Mexico in fall 2015, but unforeseen problems have pushed that date to 2016.

State Higher Ed Board OKs Osteopathic School at Arkansas State

by Arkansas Business Staff 7/25/2014 1:42 pm

The Arkansas Higher Education Coordinating Board grants the New York Institute of Technology certification for an additional osteopathic medical school site on the Arkansas State University campus in Jonesboro.

Arkansas State Trustees Approve Tuition, Fees Hike for 2014-15

by Lee Hogan 5/16/2014 4:09 pm

The Arkansas State University Board of Trustees approved a tuition and fees increase for its campuses in the 2014-15 academic year during its meeting Friday.

Higher Education Board Approves Mexican Campus for Arkansas State University

by Associated Press 4/25/2014 4:19 pm

The Arkansas Higher Education Coordinating Board has approved the Queretaro, Mexico, campus of Arkansas State University that is scheduled to open in August 2015.

Arkansas State Names Shane Hunt Business College Dean

by Lee Hogan 4/3/2014 3:15 pm

Shane Hunt, an associate professor of marketing at Arkansas State University, was named dean of the university's College of Business on Thursday.

NYIT Votes to Put Osteopathic School in Jonesboro

by Lance Turner 3/17/2014 2:59 pm

The New York Institute of Technology on Friday approved a resolution to establish a second site of its College of Osteopathic Medicine at Arkansas State University's campus in Jonesboro.

In Mexico, Work Underway on Arkansas State's $50M Campus

by Lee Hogan 2/24/2014 11:01 am

Arkansas State University officials and representatives of Querétaro broke ground Thursday on a $50 million, privately funded Arkansas State campus, which is expected to open for classes in fall 2015 in the north-central Mexican state.

ASU Says Study Confirms Need for Osteopathic School

by Mark Carter and Mark Friedman 2/4/2014 3:42 pm

The Arkansas State University System says that a study it commissioned found that an osteopathic medical school at its Jonesboro campus would help meet a demand for primary-care physicians in the Delta and inject $70 million into the region.

Arkansas State to Break Ground on Campus in Mexico

by Associated Press 12/26/2013 8:55 am

A Feb. 5 groundbreaking is scheduled for Arkansas State University's new campus in Mexico, a $50 million undertaking that's being funded with private money.

Here's Football Coach Blake Anderson's Contract Details at Arkansas State University

by Lance Turner 12/19/2013 3:35 pm

Details of Blake Anderson's football coaching agreement with Arkansas State University.

ASU Gets 2 Proposals for On-Campus Convention Center, Hotel

by Lance Turner 12/6/2013 2:36 pm

Arkansas State University receives two proposals to build a hotel and convention center on its Jonesboro campus.

Video: ASU Exploring On-Campus Hotel, Convention Center

by Lance Turner 12/4/2013 11:17 am

The city of Jonesboro has been in the hunt for a convention center for a long time. Now Arkansas State University is exploring the possibility of one on campus.

Mark Pryor Holding Nominee to Get Answers About ASU's ROTC Program

by Lance Turner 11/1/2013 11:30 am

U.S. Sen. Mark Pryor, D-Ark., says that he'll hold a U.S. Department of Defense nominee until "Arkansas State University receives the justification for the Army’s abrupt decision to shutter its Reserve Officers’ Training Corps Program.

Construction to Begin in February on Arkansas State University's Mexico campus

by Associated Press 10/31/2013 4:42 pm

The chancellor of Arkansas State University says construction is scheduled to begin in February on ASU's campus in Mexico. ASU Chancellor Tim Hudson says the $50 million campus in Queretaro is expected to open in fall 2015.

Army: Arkansas State Will Lose ROTC Program

by Associated Press 10/3/2013 7:17 am

The U.S. Department of the Army officially informed Arkansas State University on Wednesday that its 77-year-old Army ROTC program will be ended.

Study to Look at Osteopathic School at Arkansas State University

by Associated Press 9/3/2013 4:05 pm

A healthcare consulting firm will conduct a feasibility study of an osteopathic medical school at Arkansas State University.