Federal regulations require East Arkansas Community College to disclose whether its degree programs meet U.S. jurisdictions' educational requirements for licensure (34 CFR 668.43(a)(6) & 34 CFR 668.72(n)).
The academic programs listed below are designed to prepare students for a career in a licensed profession upon completion of the program. A professional license is typically required for graduates of these programs to practice and/or gain employment in these fields.
Each state and territory have different professional licensure and certification requirements. Other licensure requirements may include professional examinations, background checks, years of work experience, fingerprinting requirements, etc.
Prospective and current students should also keep in mind that licensing and authorization requirements vary by state and that relocating during the course of a program to another state could impact whether they can continue in the course, meet the eligibility requirements of that state, and/or receive financial aid funding. Students considering relocation during their academic program are encouraged to communicate with the program contact listed below to check for authorization and licensure eligibility requirements.
The provided tables indicate one of the following:
YES=the program does satisfy educational requirements for licensure in the given state
NO=the program does not satisfy educational requirements for licensure in the given state. Additional requirements are necessary.
TBD (to be determined)=we have not yet determined if the program satisfies educational requirements in a particular state.
If you have questions about professional licensure requirements in your chosen field, you should discuss the issues with your program advisor, program director, or review the specific state information provided below.