College of Professional Studies
The College of Professional Studies is the embodiment of UALR’s metropolitan university mission. Their programs impact the quality of life for a million and a half Arkansans each day. The Institute of Government trains 1,200 community and state leaders each year.
The college also trains all social workers in the state providing child welfare services. The local NPR stations fall under this college and reach over 750,000 Arkansans. Audiology and Speech Pathology serves 2,700 clients each year directly through their campus clinic and by the 30-40 interns they place in community clinics each year. The college also places 300 interns, residents, and graduate students in applied learning settings in the central Arkansas area.
- Audiology and Speech Pathology
- Criminal Justice
- Public Administration (Institute of Government)
- School of Mass Communication
- School of Social Work
- Speech Communication