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UA Little Rock’s online master’s criminal justice programs earns top rank

The University of Arkansas at Little Rock’s online master’s degree program in criminal justice has been ranked among the best in the country for the second time in 2019. Continue reading “UA Little Rock’s online master’s criminal justice programs earns top rank”

UA Little Rock student sees instructional design as key to improve education

Lily Valibaba envisions a classroom experience for her son that is far different than the one she had growing up. At UA Little Rock, she is working on a Master of Education in learning systems technology and is incorporating technology into curriculum design that will benefit future youth. Continue reading “UA Little Rock student sees instructional design as key to improve education”

On the road to success

Every Thursday, Cynthia McLellan logs 230 miles on her Mustang on her weekly drive from Mena to UA Little Rock and back home. It’s six hours round-trip, but McLellan doesn’t mind too much. Every mile puts her closer to her goal to competing her college degree. Continue reading “On the road to success”

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UA Little Rock ranked top college for affordable online journalism education

The University of Arkansas at Little Rock has been ranked among the most affordable colleges in the country offering online degrees in the journalism field.  Continue reading “UA Little Rock ranked top college for affordable online journalism education”

Online UA Little Rock student Jimmy Johnson does most of his school work by night so he can spend time with his 5-year-old son Blake. Photo by Ben Krain.

Veteran earning degree online to provide a better future for his family

When Jimmy Johnson, 52, of Benton, was called in for a fifth and final interview for a vice president position a few years ago, he was certain that his life was about to change.  Continue reading “Veteran earning degree online to provide a better future for his family”

Amar Kanekar and Nita Copeland

Amar Kanekar honored for excellence in online teaching

When Nita Copeland first met Amar Kanekar in 2012, the new professor was not convinced of the merits of teaching online.  Continue reading “Amar Kanekar honored for excellence in online teaching”

A University of Arkansas at Little Rock students works on his computer in Ottenheimer Library.

UA Little Rock ranked top online college of 2018

The University of Arkansas at Little Rock has been named one of the top 25 schools for affordable online education in the country. Continue reading “UA Little Rock ranked top online college of 2018”