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UALR Online Programs
We offer Undergraduate and Graduate Programs online.
The Bachelor of Science in nursing (RN to BSN) accelerated online completion program offers registered nurse graduates of either an associate or a diploma program the opportunity to pursue a BSN while continuing employment.
The Bachelor of Applied Science (BAS) is an interdisciplinary online program designed to transition students from working in a technical field to completing a specialized degree.
Designed for students planning careers in the service professions, the interdisciplinary, undergraduate certificate in workplace Spanish enables students to develop a practical foundation (intermediate-level proficiency) in Spanish with basic vocabulary and cultural competency critical to serving Arkansas’s growing Spanish-speaking population. While the certificate does not lead to certification as an interpreter or translator, the certificate […]
The Master of Arts in professional and technical writing offers a wide variety of courses in workplace and technical communication, nonfiction writing and publishing, and the teaching of writing from elementary school through college. The program welcomes applicants from all disciplinary backgrounds.
The Master of Education in Learning Systems Technology online degree program prepares instructional designers and learning scientists to analyze problems and apply solutions for modern learning programs though teaching and administrative roles.
The Master of Education in reading is an accelerated online degree program that helps novice and veteran teachers become specialized educators in the areas of literacy and culture, reading intervention, or dyslexia therapy.
The 2+2 online Bachelor of Science in Education in elementary education allows candidates who have earned an Associate of Science in elementary education to obtain licensure as a K-6 teacher. The 60-hour program is designed to develop and prepare first-year teachers who are ready to effectively teach young children from the very first day. Candidates […]
The Bachelor of Business Administration in Human Resource Management online degree program provides students a strong foundation in business essentials and fosters practical problem-solving skills needed in business environments.
The Doctorate of Education in higher education (two-year college leadership concentration) will prepare individuals for administrative careers in two-year college institutions.
The Master of Social Work (M.S.W.) online degree program prepares social workers for advanced practice and leadership roles — to have the skills and knowledge to enhance individual, family, group, organization, and community well-being; to work for social and economic justice; and to meet the human-service needs of Arkansas and the surrounding region.
The Bachelor of Arts in professional and technical writing (PTW) develops written and rhetorical literacy through coursework that provides practical writing, editing, and document design skills for the 21st century.
The dyslexia therapist graduate certificate program is designed to provide teachers the knowledge and skills to work effectively with students experiencing moderate to severe reading difficulties including dyslexia.
The Bachelor of Science in Health Education and Promotion online degree program prepares students for the specialized field of health sciences in their community and assists the entry-level health educator in taking the National Health Education Credentialing examination.
The Master of Arts in mass communication online degree program emphasizes critical thinking about mass media and its journalistic and strategic communication practices, media content and its effects on the public.
The Bachelor of Arts in applied communication studies is an accelerated online degree program that equips students with interpersonal and public communication skills that may be applied in their personal lives as well as across a number of professions including business, education, government, and industry.
The online writing instruction graduate certificate program is the only graduate-level certificate in the country that provides writing teachers with training specifically in online instruction.
The literacy and culture graduate certificate program is designed for candidates who want to improve their skills as reading teachers as well as secondary content teachers who want to learn more about teaching literacy and diverse cultures.
The Bachelor of Arts in Criminal Justice online degree program is designed for students pursuing careers in law enforcement, corrections, and juvenile and adult courts. The criminal justice major will receive instruction in administration, criminal behavior, and a variety of correctional and criminal issues.
The Master of Education in rural and urban school leadership program prepares candidates for leading and managing P-12 schools effectively. The program leads to P-12 building level principalship licensure. This fully online program is 30 credit hours, and classes are offered in 8 week terms. The 8-week, accelerated course delivery structure enables students to be […]
For those students who have a wide range of interests and are considering multiple majors, the Bachelor of Arts in interdisciplinary studies online degree program offers both a solid academic foundation as well as the opportunity to explore more than one discipline.
The Master of Science in Criminal Justice is an accelerated online degree program that is designed to help people currently working in the field develop the essential knowledge and skills needed to become an effective practitioner or supervisor in the criminal justice system.
The Bachelor of Business Administration in Management online degree program provides students a strong foundation in business essentials and develops conceptual and practical problem-solving skills needed in the modern business environment.
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