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 ACT, …
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.
Kayleigh Abbott of Forrest City has been named as the recipient of the East Arkansas Community College Foundation Community Leader Scholarship for fall semester 2015.
This award was created in 2006 to assist EACC students who have demonstrated leadership skills in their community. The scholarship requires a GPA of 3.0 on a 4-point scale and involvement in projects or groups that focus on community service and volunteerism.
Abbott graduated from Lee Academy High School in the spring of this year. She is currently enrolled at EACC and plans to pursue a career in Nursing. Throughout her school years, Abbott was involved in numerous community service and leadership groups. She served as vice-president of her class during her sophomore and junior years in high school, and class president during her senior year. As a member of Delta Beta Sigma national high school sorority, Abbott served as Vice-President, Philanthropy Chair, and held many other offices. She helped organize philanthropy activities including fundraisers for national charities, as well as participated in local community service projects including Toys for Tots, Angel Tree, Operation Christmas Child, the Forrest City Area Humane Society, Downtown Festival, and many more.
“I am honored to receive a scholarship that represents leadership and community service, and I am thankful to the EACC Foundation for selecting me to receive this award,” said Abbott.