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.
EACC will present the Rodney Block Jazz Project on Friday, February 17, at 7:00 p.m. at the EACC Fine Arts Center.
Block, a classically trained instrumentalist, will perform a unique blend of traditional jazz, gospel, hip-hop, bebop, funk and soul. A Dumas native, Block honed his skills by playing in some of Kansas City’s premier Grand Emporium, Plaza III, Blue Room, and Liberty Hall, and released his album, Outside the Box, in 2009. A trumpeter who has performed and been featured in various venues across the globe, Block has shared the stage with notable artists such as Earth, Wind, and Fire, Joe, Whoodini, Johnny Gill, Dwele, Jonathan Butler, Dave Hollister, Wynton Marsalis, and Eric Roberson among others.
Block’s televised jazz feature, “AETN Presents: Front Row with Rodney Block & The Real Music Lovers,” was nominated for a Regional Emmy and awarded the 2014 Aurora Platinum Award.
Tickets for this event are $10 may be purchased by calling 870 633-4480, ext. 352 or in person at the EACC Fine Arts Center Ticket Office located at 1700 Newcastle Road in Forrest City, just off I-40. EACC Students will be admitted free with Student ID. This performance has been sponsored by EACC’s Office of Student Affairs and is part of the events scheduled on campus for African American History Month.