4 Easy Steps to Enroll

Step 1: Find your degree

Step 1: Find your degree

Before you apply, find the online degree program in which you plan to enroll and review the information. Online enrollment counselors are available if you have any questions. Explore our programs

Step 2: Apply online

Step 2: Apply online

When you’re ready to become a student, fill out an application to UALR, pay the $40 application fee, and submit required materials to the Office of Admissions (undergraduate) or the Graduate School. Apply now

Step 3: Register for courses

Step 3: Register for courses

Once you’ve been accepted to UALR, contact an academic advisor and develop a program plan for your first semester. Our Become a Student page can help you with the registration process. Complete registration

Step 4: Get started

Step 4: Get started

After you’ve registered and set up a payment plan for your courses, you’re ready to get started! Our UALR Online Orientation will help you navigate our online campus and discover the tools you need to finish strong. Learn More

UALR Online Programs

We offer Undergraduate and Graduate Programs online.

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Graduate Certificate in Dyslexia Therapy

Graduate, Certificate Programs

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 12-hour program leads to certification by the Arkansas Department of Education (ADE) as a dyslexia therapist and may also be applied toward the 30-hour Dyslexia Intervention […]

B.S. in nursing completion (RN to BSN) program

B.S. in nursing completion (RN to BSN)

Undergraduate, Accelerated Online Programs

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.

Details
$260 per credit hour
BBA in management degree

BBA in management

Undergraduate Programs

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.

Details
$260 per credit hour
BBA in HR management program

BBA in HR management

Undergraduate Programs

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.

Details
$260 per credit hour
B.A. in criminal justice degree

B.A. in criminal justice

Undergraduate, Accelerated Online Programs

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.

Details
$260 per credit hour
B.A. in interdisciplinary studies program

B.A. in interdisciplinary studies

Undergraduate Programs

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.

Details
$260 per credit hour
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M.A. in Professional and Technical Writing

Graduate Programs

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. Students may choose to complete a 36-hour degree that culminates in a traditional […]

BAS

​B​.A.S. (applied science)

Undergraduate Programs

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.

Details
$260 per credit hour
M.Ed. in learning systems technology  degree

M.Ed. in learning systems technology

Graduate Programs

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.

Details
$370 per credit hour
M.Ed. in reading degree

M.Ed. in reading

Graduate, Accelerated Online Programs

The Master of Education in Reading accelerated online degree program helps teachers further their education to become licensed specialists in reading, literacy and culture, intervention, or dyslexia intervention.

Details
$370 per credit hour
​B.A. in speech​ communication program

​B.A. in speech​ communication

Undergraduate, Accelerated Online Programs

The Bachelor of Arts in Speech Communication accelerated online degree program equips students with interpersonal and public communication skills that may be applied across a number of professions including business, education, government, and industry.

Details
$260 per credit hour
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Graduate Certificate in Online Writing Instruction

Graduate, Certificate Programs

The Online Writing Instruction graduate certificate program is the only graduate-level certificate in the country that provides writing teachers with graduate training specifically in online instruction. The 15-hour program helps current and new online faculty develop online courses that meet the standards of the Conference on College Composition and Communication Position Statement on Principles and […]

M.S. in criminal justice degree

M.S. in criminal justice

Graduate, Accelerated Online Programs

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.

Details
$370 per credit hour

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