General Education Statement of Philosophy
General education courses at East Arkansas Community College enhance academic skills, reasoning capabilities, and general knowledge required for continued learning and advancement in students’ professional and personal lives. Students will demonstrate increased proficiency in …
Step 1: Admissions
Complete the Online Application Process. Send official transcript(s) directly to Office of Admissions from your college or high school/GED attended. Provide immunization records proving 2 MMR shots if born after January 1, 1957, to the Office of Admissions. Submit placement test scores from …
The Financial Aid Office at East Arkansas Community College seeks to provide financial assistance to any student who, without such support, could not attend the College. A comprehensive program of financial aid in the form of scholarships, loans, grants, and jobs is provided to qualifying students. To become or remain eligible for financial aid, …
Educational Guidance Services personnel are committed to providing opportunities for each individual student’s total educational development. Specific student services are integrated with the instructional program of the college to address individual needs for educational, personal, social, cultural and career development.
Mission Statement & Guiding Philosophy
The department of Student Services supports the College’s mission to prepare students for a lifetime of learning and contributing to society by connecting academic and co-curricular programs.
The department lives out this mission by promoting a campus culture characterized by …
EACC’s faculty and staff is committed to providing students of all ages and stages of life access to high quality and affordable academic, technical and non-credit education.
East Arkansas Community College held the forty-third annual Commencement Ceremony for the graduating class of 2018 in the Fine Arts Center Auditorium on Friday, May 4th. 147 graduates in over 20 academic and technical programs were awarded a total of 238 degrees and certificates during the annual event.
Earlier in the day, EACC held the annual Honors Breakfast in recognition of students for their academic achievements at EACC. Alexis-Kay Gahr served as the Honor Graduate representative, and Mark Morris of Jonesboro was recognized as the 2018 Distinguished Alumnus.
The Associate of Applied Science Nursing program held the annual Pinning Ceremony for eighteen graduates of the Nursing Program at 3:00 p.m. in the Fine Arts Center Auditorium.
A variety of degrees were awarded at the Commencement Ceremony including: Associate of Arts, Associate of Science degrees in Business, Criminal Justice, and Education, Associate of Applied Science degrees in Administrative Office Technology, Criminal Justice, General Technology-Diesel Technology, Medical Assisting Technology, Nursing, Paramedic, and Radiologic Technology. Certificates awarded were: Certificate in General Studies, Technical Certificates in Administrative Office Technology, Criminal Justice, Health Professions, Paramedic, and Welding Technology. Certificates of Proficiency awarded were: Criminal Justice, Diesel Technology, Emergency Medical Technology, Medical Professions Education, and Welding Technology.
Dr. Cathie Cline, EACC President, welcomed the large crowd to the Commencement ceremonies. Honor Graduate Dylan Mathews of Palestine served as the Student Speaker and Michelle Wilson, Vice President for Academic Affairs, and Robert Summers, Vice President for Vocational, Occupational, and Technical Education presented the candidates as Dr. Cathie Cline conferred the degrees. Dr. Leroy Cox, Associate Dean of Applied Science & Technology at the University of Arkansas Fort Smith also presented a Bachelor of Applied Science degree through the University Center partnership.
Dr. Cathie Cline addresses EACC students during the 2018 Commencement Ceremony.
Honor Graduate Dylan Mathews of Palestine addresses his graduating class during Friday night’s ceremony.
Dr. Cathie Cline, EACC President, presents diploma to Chris Ray. Ray graduated with a Technical Certificate Paramedic.
EACC students, Bevin Dawson, Nickyra Ellison, and Destiny Grady process into the Fine Arts Center Auditorium for the 2018 Commencement Ceremony.
EACC students, Zenobra Davis and Alexis-Kay Gahr, pose for pictures before the Commencement Ceremony.