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.
East Arkansas Community College held the forty-second annual Commencement Ceremony for the graduating class of 2017 in the Fine Arts Center Auditorium on Friday, May 5th. 152 graduates in 25 academic and technical programs were awarded a total of 225 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. Aldo Eduardo Mora-Delgado served as the Honor Graduate representative, and Debra Frost was recognized as the 2017 Distinguished Alumnus.
The Associate of Applied Science Nursing program held the annual Pinning Ceremony for fifteen 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 and Criminal Justice, Associate of Applied Science degrees in Administrative Office Technology, Criminal Justice, Medical Assisting Technology, Nursing, and Radiologic Technology. Certificates awarded were: Certificate in General Studies, Technical Certificates in Advanced Emergency Medical Technology, Criminal Justice, Health Professions, Office Technology, and Renewable Energy Technology. Certificates of Proficiency awarded were: Criminal Justice, Diesel Technology, Medical Professions Education, and Renewable Energy Technology.
Dr. Coy Grace, EACC President welcomed the large crowd to the Commencement ceremonies. Honor Graduate Raymond Chapman of Wynne served as the Student Speaker and Dr. Janie Bailey, Vice President for Academic Affairs, presented the candidates as Dr. Coy Grace conferred the degrees.
Honor Graduate Raymond Chapman of Wynne addresses his graduating class during Friday night’s ceremony.
Dr. Coy Grace, EACC President, presents diploma to Linnitta Ivey. Ivy graduated with an Associate of Arts degree and Certificate in General Studies.
EACC students (from left: Kevin McClintock, Amber Wolfe, Kameron Luke, Brandon Johnson, and MiTyra James) pose for pictures before the 2017 Commencement Ceremony.