Extended Programs is a department which services UALR students and faculty through regular and accelerated online programs, courses offered at the UALR Benton Center and Arkansas Studies Institute, as well as offers technical assistance through Scholarly Technology and Resources (STaR) for online courses through Blackboard.
UALR offers a wide range of classes online. Â These web-based classes utilize the internet to allow UALR students to pursue their education anytime and anywhere. Â Some online course instructors may require on-campus or proctored testing, and others meet with their classes only electronically. Â These courses are available to any student admitted to UALR.