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.
Are you interested in discovering a career in the Allied Health field? EACC offers programs in Nursing, Emergency Medical Technology, Paramedic, and Radiologic Technology. Application deadlines have been extended to July 31.
The Nursing program at EACC offers an Associate of Applied Science in Nursing (AASN). Once accepted, the program is two years in length (5 terms) for Traditional Track students. Upon graduation from the EACC Nursing Program, students may submit an application to the Arkansas State Board of Nursing to take the licensing exam (NCLEX-RN).
Students may obtain a Certificate of Proficiency in Emergency Medical Technology in one term. The Paramedic program offers two tracks: Associate of Applied Science Paramedic and Technical Certificate Paramedic. The Associate of Applied Science Paramedic program is designed to be completed in eighteen months, based on full-time enrollment. Once accepted, students will be required to participate in both clinical and classroom settings. The program is for currently licensed Arkansas Emergency Medical Technicians who wish to advance to the Paramedic level. Upon graduation, students are eligible to challenge the National Registry of EMT’s certifying exam.
The Associate of Applied Science Degree in Radiologic Technology is a 78 credit-hour program designed to produce competent, entry-level radiographers for the practice of diagnostic imaging. Students will be required to participate in both classroom and clinical settings. The program is designed to be completed in a 24-month period, which includes full-time course and clinical work. Upon graduation, students will be eligible for the national credentialing examination offered through the American Registry of Radiologic Technologies.
For more information or to apply, contact the Allied Health Science Department at 870-633-4480, ext. 257 or visit www.eacc.edu.