Academic Advising

The School of Business serves its students through professional advising in the Center for Student and Career Services. Advising is by appointment only, and can be in person or by phone. You can call 501-916-3009 or use the links on this page to schedule an appointment that fits your schedule. You can also stop by the Center, Reynolds 109C, and make an appointment.

Do you already know your School of Business advisor?

Make an appointment with Shameka Jackson
Make an appointment with Tracy King

Not a School of Business major?  Find your advisor here: ualr.edu/advising

How to find the advisor by your intended or declared major:

Accounting

Make an appointment with Tracy King

Note: For Freshman and/or Transfer Students with 0-45 hours, please make an appointment with Shameka Jackson.

Note: For Post-Baccalaureate Accounting majors, please contact Dr. Mark Funk, mffunk@ualr.edu, to schedule an appointment for advising.

For more information about the Accounting major, view the Accounting Program website.

Business Analytics

Make an appointment with Shameka Jackson

Note: For Freshman and/or Transfer Students with 0-45 hours, please make an appointment with Shameka Jackson.

Note: For Post-baccalaureate students, please contact the adviser listed above. Graduate students will need to contact Dr. Richard Woolridge, rwwoolridge@ualr.edu, to schedule an appointment for advising.

For more information about the Business Analytics major, view the Business Analytics Program website.

Business Information Systems

Make an appointment with Shameka Jackson

Note: For Freshman and/or Transfer Students with 0-45 hours, please make an appointment with Shameka Jackson.

Note: For Post-baccalaureate students, please contact the adviser listed above. Graduate students will need to contact Dr. Richard Woolridge, rwwoolridge@ualr.edu, to schedule an appointment for advising.

For more information about the Business Information Systems major, view the Business Information Systems Program website.

Economics

Make an appointment with Tracy King

Note: For Freshman and/or Transfer Students with 0-45 hours, please make an appointment with Shameka Jackson.

Note: For Post-Baccalaureate Economics majors, please contact Dr. Mark Funk, mffunk@ualr.edu, to schedule an appointment for advising.

For more information about the Economics major, view the Economics and Finance Program website.

Finance

Finance has 3 separate degree paths: Finance, Finance-Financial Services, and Finance-Real Estate.

Make an appointment with Tracy King

Note: For Freshman and/or Transfer Students with 0-45 hours, please make an appointment with Shameka Jackson.

Note: For Post-Baccalaureate Finance majors, please contact Dr. Mark Funk, mffunk@ualr.edu, to schedule an appointment for advising.

For more information about the Finance major, view the Economics and Finance Program website.

International Business

Make an appointment with Tracy King

Note: For Freshman and/or Transfer Students with 0-45 hours, please make an appointment with Shameka Jackson.

Note: For Post-Baccalaureate International Business majors, please contact Dr. Mark Funk, mffunk@ualr.edu, to schedule an appointment for advising.

For more information about the International Business major, view the International Business Program website.

Management

Management has 3 separate degree paths: Management, Management-Human Resources, and Management-Innovation & Entrepreneurship.

Make an appointment with Shameka Jackson

Note: For Freshman and/or Transfer Students with 0-45 hours, please make an appointment with Shameka Jackson.

Note: For Post-baccalaureate students, please contact the adviser listed above. Graduate students will need to contact Dr. Richard Woolridge, rwwoolridge@ualr.edu, to schedule an appointment for advising.

For more information about the Management major, view the Management Program website.

Marketing

Marketing includes emphases in Advertising/Integrated Marketing Communication, General Marketing, and Professional Sales.

Make an appointment with Tracy King

Note: For Freshman and/or Transfer Students with 0-45 hours, please make an appointment with Shameka Jackson.

Note: For Post-Baccalaureate Marketing majors, please contact Dr. Richard Woolridge.

For more information about the Marketing major, view the Marketing Program website.

Non-Degree Seeking Students

Students seeking their first bachelor’s degree and are undecided on which concentration they are interested in studying can email an advisor at cob-advising@ualr.edu.

Master of Business Administration

Master of Business Administration students can schedule a Zoom virtual advising appointment here.

For more information about the MBA program, view the Master of Business Administration website.

Master of Science in Business Information Systems

Students seeking their MS or Graduate Certificate in Business Information Systems can email to make an advising appointment at rwwoolridge@ualr.edu.

For more information about the program, view the Master of Science in Business Information Systems website.

Graduate Certificate Programs

  • Business Graduate Certificate Program Coordinator: Dr. Sonya Premeaux. Students can schedule a Zoom virtual advising appointment here.
  • Business Analytics Graduate Certificate Program Coordinator: Dr. Richard Woolridge. Contact rwwoolridge@ualr.edu or 501-916-6771 to make an advising appointment.
  • Business Information Systems Graduate Certificate Program Coordinator: Dr. Richard Woolridge. Contact rwwoolridge@ualr.edu or 501-916-6771 to make an advising appointment.
  • Human Resources/Organizational Communication Graduate Certificate Program Coordinator: Dr. Sonya Premeaux. Students can schedule a Zoom virtual advising appointment here.
  • Management Graduate Certificate Program Coordinator: Dr. Sonya Premeaux. Students can schedule a Zoom virtual advising appointment here.

For more information about the various Graduate Certificate programs, view the School of Business Graduate Programs website.