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 …
East Arkansas Community College has an open door policy for general admission and offers equal educational opportunity to all persons without regard to race, sex, creed, color, national origin, age, marital status, or disability. Inquiries regarding admission should be submitted to the Office of Admission and Registration. This office receives …
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.
The annual Arkansas Council of Teachers of Mathematics State High School Mathematics Contest (ACTM Math Contest) was held Saturday, March 4th at East Arkansas Community College in Forrest City. Students from area high schools and junior high schools were registered for the competition in the subjects of Algebra I, Algebra II, Geometry, Trigonometry/Pre-calculus, and Calculus. First, Second, and Third place awards were recognized at the competition
East Arkansas Community College is a regional site for ACTM testing and the event has traditionally been held at EACC. The regional winners that placed 1st, 2nd or 3rd will be invited to advance to the state-level competition to be held at the University of Central Arkansas in Conway on April 22nd.
The regional contest director was Dennis Smith, EACC math/science faculty member.
Algebra I (from left): Savannah Whitehead-1st Place, Reed Harris-2nd Place, Haley Byrd-3rd Place, all from Lee Academy
Algebra II (from left): Shelby Russell-1st Place, Camille Culp-2nd Place, Ashtun Clifton-3rd Place, all from Lee Academy
Geometry (from left): Reed Middleton-1st Place, Wheatley Stepp-2nd Place, McKayla Brady-3rd Place, all from Lee Academy
Pre-Calculus (from left): Elizabeth Moon-1st Place from Forrest City High School and Donesha Williams-Wilson, teacher from FCHS