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University of Arkansas - Little Rock

Little Rock, Arkansas

7,888+ students

School Description

The University of Arkansas at Little Rock is to develop the intellect of students; to discover and disseminate knowledge; to serve and strengthen society by enhancing awareness in scientific, technical, and cultural arenas; and to promote humane sensitivities and understanding of interdependence.

Programs Offered

Adult Learning
this master's program prepares individuals for a broad range of positions related to the education o ... f adult learners. the concentrations available in this program are adult literacy, human resource development, teaching and learning with technology Read More
-
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Applied Science
applied science refers to the practical use of existing scientific knowledge to solve real-world pro ... blems and create technological innovations in fields like engineering, medicine, and information systems. in contrast to pure research science, in which the primary aim is to make new discoveries that add to the existing body of knowledge, applied science prioritizes the functional utility of science in the everyday world Read More
-
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Arts
this program provides students with unparalleled opportunities to develop conceptual approaches and ... technical expertise in a range of media including ceramics, drawing, fiber arts, intermedia, metal arts, painting, photography, printmaking and book arts, sculpture, and wood arts Read More
-
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Bioinformatics
program is desgined to educate and prepare students to reach the forefront of leadership in the fiel ... ds of bioinformatics and computational biology, and to integrate research and education on the use of information technologies in biology and medicine Read More
-
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Biology
the program prepares you for teaching, conducting laboratary.program helps students update and deepe ... n their knowledge of the biomedical sciences. offers a rich academic environment in which students may develop a portfolio of expertise applicable to such fields as biotechnology,ecology, microbiology, and physiology/cell biology Read More
-
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Business Administration
business administration provides students with the operational and economic understanding to enter a ... career in business.students also learn managerial processes and higher administration in order to prepare for leadership roles. courses frequently focus on human resource management, entrepreneurship, finance, accounting, and marketing Read More
-
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Business Information Systems
this program helps develop careers in business-focused it areas such as it management, project manag ... ement, business information systems, information management or knowledge management Read More
-
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Chemistry
the program offers the students a thorough exposure to a wide variety of technical and theoretical c ... oncepts of chemical engineering.degree in chemistry leads to careers in research and science in disciplines such as chemical engineering, pharmaceutics, or the public sector Read More
-
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Communication Sciences and Disorders
the program is to educate clinicians who are competent to help children and adults with difficulties ... in any aspect of oral and written communication or swallowing. it is part of the school of family studies and human services, a multidisciplinary department in which sociologists and psychologists, speech-language pathologists and audiologists, economists, gerontologists, social workers, and marriage and family therapists address the broad social issues affecting the development of individuals and families Read More
-
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Communication Studies
students will learn to become an effective communicator across varied platforms and environments. th ... e program seeks students with open minds to explore new approaches to media, communication, and culture in a challenging, rewarding, and supportive environment Read More
-
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Computer Science
the program is the study of the principles and use of computers.it is the study of computers and com ... putational systems. unlike electrical and computer engineers, computer scientists deal mostly with software and software systems; this includes their theory, design, development, and application Read More
-
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Construction Management
the primary objective of the program is to allow students with a bachelor's degree in construction o ... r a related field such as architecture, business or engineering to broaden and improve their professional capabilities in construction. the program is designed to meet the growing need for professionals with advanced technical, management and applied research skills in the construction industry Read More
-
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Counselor Education
program is flexible and challenging that prepares you to become a counseling professional dedicated ... to helping people and making the world a better and more just place.the program is offered in two concentrations: clinical mental health counseling or rehabilitation counseling Read More
-
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Criminal Justice
the program is research degree program.the program provides a high level of theoretical and empirica ... l knowledge about crime and criminal justice.it is specially designed to provide research skills needed for careers as criminal justice researchers Read More
-
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Curriculum and Instruction
the program is intended for individuals who are engaged in the practice of education in the k-12 set ... ting. the maed is designed within a practitioner-researcher framework and aims at preparing individuals who will be competent in curriculum, instruction, leadership, the use of research and data for program decision making, and enhancement of student learning Read More
-
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Education
sudents interested in the general study of education who are not seeking certification to teach usua ... lly take up this program.this program is suited for several types of students.it is mainly ideal for professionals working in schools in non-teaching positions and for professionals working with students or schools through human service agencies or in other settings Read More
-
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Educational Administration and Supervision
the program is designed to prepare qualified individuals for positions as principals, assistant prin ... cipals, and instructional supervisors in elementary, middle, and high schools Read More
-
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Exercise Science
the course is designed to prepare students with the expertise and skills they will need to succeed i ... n the industry by applying foundational knowledge.it will prepare students to become succesful strength and conditioning coaches in the collegiate,professional or private setting Read More
-
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
General Business
$21,501
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Geology
$21,501
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Gerontology
it is the scientific study of old age, the process of ageing, and the particular problems of old peo ... ple.the master of science in gerontology prepares students to pursue policy and research related to the aging of individuals and of the population. this curriculum offers students a strong foundation in the field that will give them multiple professional options as well as the ability to delve deeper into areas of major interest Read More
-
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Gifted Education
students will learn to look at difficult issues and ask difficult questions, especially around socia ... l justice and inequality in our schools Read More
-
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Health Education and Promotion
program provides a high quality, student-oriented, and health-equity-focused curriculum developed to ... deliver core public health competencies that emphasize the application of health education and promotion. the curriculum offers education in the foundational areas of public health (health behavior, environmental health, epidemiology, biostatistics, and health services administration) and is tailored to train health promotion professionals to plan, implement, and evaluate programs to promote individual and population-based health Read More
-
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Higher Education
the program helps to gain an understanding of the contemporary issues in higher education and studen ... t affairs role in helping college students succeed.the program is unique because it emphasizes social justice and service to diverse student populations at varying types of institutions Read More
-
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Information Science
program ensures students learn the fundamentals of the fieldfrom database design to information arch ... itecture, to organizational informatics.students learn systems analysis, programming, and it project management Read More
-
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Integrated Sciences
the masters in integrated sciences program is a focused interdisciplinary plan of study in which stu ... dents take courses from two or three disciplines, identify a mentor, and complete a masters thesis or project Read More
-
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Interdisciplinary Studies
the interdisciplinary studies degree option is a response to increasing interest by students and fac ... ulty in an interdisciplinary approach to graduate study and scholarship. it is available to students who have been admitted to a either a master's or doctoral degree program, but who have unique educational needs that cannot be met within a single degree program. it is limited to those areas in which sufficient faculty and adequate material resources exist to support the proposed course of study Read More
-
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Master of Mass Communication
the program allows students in the practice of journalism and prepare them for careers in today's ra ... pidly evolving media industry.students learn how to navigate a dramatically different 21st-century media environment through classes and a symposium specifically focused on the future of journalism Read More
-
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Master of Public Administration
the degree is designed to help prepare an individual for career service in national, state or local ... government; in regional planning agencies; and in non-profit or voluntary organizations.the program places special emphasis on rigorous empirical training, particularly in economics, econometrics and political science Read More
-
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Mathematical Sciences
this course draws on subjects in mathematics, statistics and computer science: from number theory, g ... eometry and algebra to genetics and cryptography; from probability and mathematical geoscience to data mining and machine learning Read More
-
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Middle Childhood Education
this specialization provides advanced study in the field of middle childhood education with particul ... ar emphasis being given to the design and delivery of effective mathematics or science instruction in grades four through nine. this middle childhood education program does not provide for teacher licensure or any type of endorsement Read More
-
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Professional Writing
it is a program that prepares candidates for a wide variety of writingrelated positions in business, ... education, publishing, and the arts.students will become writing professionals who can move in many directions during their careers; they will become flexible writers who can tune in to the writing conventions of a given genre, adapting their writing style to the requirements of various rhetorical contexts in todays print and electronic environments Read More
-
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Psychology
the graduate program in psychology provides intensive masters degree level education and training, w ... ith most students selecting an applied track which emphasizes clinical and counseling psychology. the program can also provide preparation for further graduate education or, for a limited number of students, the opportunity to pursue specific interests in experimental psychology Read More
-
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Psychology
$21,501
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Public History
public history refers to the pursuit of historical understanding and interpretation in the public re ... alm.concentration in public history may choose from five tracks: historic preservation and cultural resource management, museum management, archival management, oral history, and public archaeology. masters candidates are exposed to the myriad career possibilities associated with each specialty, helping them select the curriculum best suited to their interests and aspirations Read More
-
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Reading
a master of science in reading prepares the educator to become a reading specialist, reading leader, ... reading coach, or reading resource person who works in the k-12 school environment.reading is for k-12 educators who are passionate about this foundational capability and want to become master reading teachers, literacy coaches or other expert instructional roles Read More
-
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Rehabilitation Counseling
program is flexible and challenging that prepares you to become a counseling professional dedicated ... to helping people and making the world a better and more just place.the program is offered in two concentrations: clinical mental health counseling or rehabilitation counseling Read More
-
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Rehabilitation of the Blind
the program develops skills in teaching both congenitally and adventitiously blind and low-vision pe ... rsons in a wide range of education and rehabilitation agencie Read More
-
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Second Language Studies
the course is designed to provide you with an opportunity to reflect and further develop your unders ... tanding of both theoretical and practical considerations in the field of language learning and teaching Read More
-
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Social Work
social work is a service-centered career that involves working with individuals, families, and child ... ren to help people and communities who are most in need.the program helps students acquire a broad base of knowledge and skills to address the needs of families, individuals, groups, organizations and communities Read More
-
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Special Education
students gain a strong foundation in teaching and content knowledge from experts in the field of edu ... cation.the special education program builds strong connections between theory and practice through quality classroom instruction paired with extensive clinical experiences Read More
-
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Speech Communication
$21,501
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Sports Management
sports management is an interdisciplinary field, drawing on aspects of marketing, law, finance and b ... usiness.sport management combines both theory and practice Read More
-
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Systems Engineering
it is designed to provide advanced training for students focusing on a research oriented career in a ... cademia or industry. the program requires students to establish the necessary foundation of systems engineering in addition to advanced systems engineering coursework Read More
-
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Teaching the Gifted
the masters of education in teaching the gifted and talented provides specialized knowledge and comp ... etencies needed to meet the challenge of providing an appropriate education for children and adolescents with gifts and talents Read More
-
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply

Location & Climate

  • Locale type: Midsize-City.
  • Spring temperature ranges between 4°C to 29°C on average.
  • Summer temperature ranges between 18°C to 38°C on average.
  • Fall temperature ranges between 7°C to 31°C on average.
  • Winter temperature ranges between -8°C to 20°C on average.

Contacts

Finances

Avg. Tuition

$17,956

Avg. Boarding

-


Student Info

Student:Faculty

13 : 1

Male:Female

1 : 2


Admissions Info

Acceptance Rate

-

Graduation Rate

29%


Other Info

Scholarships

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Avg. Salary

$33,500


Rankings

iSC

801st

Forbes

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Times

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QS Rankings

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Programs Offered

Adult Learning
this master's program prepares individuals for a broad range of positions related to the education o ... f adult learners. the concentrations available in this program are adult literacy, human resource development, teaching and learning with technology Read More
-
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Applied Science
applied science refers to the practical use of existing scientific knowledge to solve real-world pro ... blems and create technological innovations in fields like engineering, medicine, and information systems. in contrast to pure research science, in which the primary aim is to make new discoveries that add to the existing body of knowledge, applied science prioritizes the functional utility of science in the everyday world Read More
-
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Arts
this program provides students with unparalleled opportunities to develop conceptual approaches and ... technical expertise in a range of media including ceramics, drawing, fiber arts, intermedia, metal arts, painting, photography, printmaking and book arts, sculpture, and wood arts Read More
-
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Bioinformatics
program is desgined to educate and prepare students to reach the forefront of leadership in the fiel ... ds of bioinformatics and computational biology, and to integrate research and education on the use of information technologies in biology and medicine Read More
-
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Biology
the program prepares you for teaching, conducting laboratary.program helps students update and deepe ... n their knowledge of the biomedical sciences. offers a rich academic environment in which students may develop a portfolio of expertise applicable to such fields as biotechnology,ecology, microbiology, and physiology/cell biology Read More
-
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Business Administration
business administration provides students with the operational and economic understanding to enter a ... career in business.students also learn managerial processes and higher administration in order to prepare for leadership roles. courses frequently focus on human resource management, entrepreneurship, finance, accounting, and marketing Read More
-
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Business Information Systems
this program helps develop careers in business-focused it areas such as it management, project manag ... ement, business information systems, information management or knowledge management Read More
-
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Chemistry
the program offers the students a thorough exposure to a wide variety of technical and theoretical c ... oncepts of chemical engineering.degree in chemistry leads to careers in research and science in disciplines such as chemical engineering, pharmaceutics, or the public sector Read More
-
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Communication Sciences and Disorders
the program is to educate clinicians who are competent to help children and adults with difficulties ... in any aspect of oral and written communication or swallowing. it is part of the school of family studies and human services, a multidisciplinary department in which sociologists and psychologists, speech-language pathologists and audiologists, economists, gerontologists, social workers, and marriage and family therapists address the broad social issues affecting the development of individuals and families Read More
-
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Communication Studies
students will learn to become an effective communicator across varied platforms and environments. th ... e program seeks students with open minds to explore new approaches to media, communication, and culture in a challenging, rewarding, and supportive environment Read More
-
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Computer Science
the program is the study of the principles and use of computers.it is the study of computers and com ... putational systems. unlike electrical and computer engineers, computer scientists deal mostly with software and software systems; this includes their theory, design, development, and application Read More
-
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Construction Management
the primary objective of the program is to allow students with a bachelor's degree in construction o ... r a related field such as architecture, business or engineering to broaden and improve their professional capabilities in construction. the program is designed to meet the growing need for professionals with advanced technical, management and applied research skills in the construction industry Read More
-
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Counselor Education
program is flexible and challenging that prepares you to become a counseling professional dedicated ... to helping people and making the world a better and more just place.the program is offered in two concentrations: clinical mental health counseling or rehabilitation counseling Read More
-
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Criminal Justice
the program is research degree program.the program provides a high level of theoretical and empirica ... l knowledge about crime and criminal justice.it is specially designed to provide research skills needed for careers as criminal justice researchers Read More
-
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Curriculum and Instruction
the program is intended for individuals who are engaged in the practice of education in the k-12 set ... ting. the maed is designed within a practitioner-researcher framework and aims at preparing individuals who will be competent in curriculum, instruction, leadership, the use of research and data for program decision making, and enhancement of student learning Read More
-
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Education
sudents interested in the general study of education who are not seeking certification to teach usua ... lly take up this program.this program is suited for several types of students.it is mainly ideal for professionals working in schools in non-teaching positions and for professionals working with students or schools through human service agencies or in other settings Read More
-
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Educational Administration and Supervision
the program is designed to prepare qualified individuals for positions as principals, assistant prin ... cipals, and instructional supervisors in elementary, middle, and high schools Read More
-
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Exercise Science
the course is designed to prepare students with the expertise and skills they will need to succeed i ... n the industry by applying foundational knowledge.it will prepare students to become succesful strength and conditioning coaches in the collegiate,professional or private setting Read More
-
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
General Business
... Read More
$21,501
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Geology
... Read More
$21,501
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Gerontology
it is the scientific study of old age, the process of ageing, and the particular problems of old peo ... ple.the master of science in gerontology prepares students to pursue policy and research related to the aging of individuals and of the population. this curriculum offers students a strong foundation in the field that will give them multiple professional options as well as the ability to delve deeper into areas of major interest Read More
-
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Gifted Education
students will learn to look at difficult issues and ask difficult questions, especially around socia ... l justice and inequality in our schools Read More
-
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Health Education and Promotion
program provides a high quality, student-oriented, and health-equity-focused curriculum developed to ... deliver core public health competencies that emphasize the application of health education and promotion. the curriculum offers education in the foundational areas of public health (health behavior, environmental health, epidemiology, biostatistics, and health services administration) and is tailored to train health promotion professionals to plan, implement, and evaluate programs to promote individual and population-based health Read More
-
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Higher Education
the program helps to gain an understanding of the contemporary issues in higher education and studen ... t affairs role in helping college students succeed.the program is unique because it emphasizes social justice and service to diverse student populations at varying types of institutions Read More
-
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Information Science
program ensures students learn the fundamentals of the fieldfrom database design to information arch ... itecture, to organizational informatics.students learn systems analysis, programming, and it project management Read More
-
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Integrated Sciences
the masters in integrated sciences program is a focused interdisciplinary plan of study in which stu ... dents take courses from two or three disciplines, identify a mentor, and complete a masters thesis or project Read More
-
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Interdisciplinary Studies
the interdisciplinary studies degree option is a response to increasing interest by students and fac ... ulty in an interdisciplinary approach to graduate study and scholarship. it is available to students who have been admitted to a either a master's or doctoral degree program, but who have unique educational needs that cannot be met within a single degree program. it is limited to those areas in which sufficient faculty and adequate material resources exist to support the proposed course of study Read More
-
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Master of Mass Communication
the program allows students in the practice of journalism and prepare them for careers in today's ra ... pidly evolving media industry.students learn how to navigate a dramatically different 21st-century media environment through classes and a symposium specifically focused on the future of journalism Read More
-
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Master of Public Administration
the degree is designed to help prepare an individual for career service in national, state or local ... government; in regional planning agencies; and in non-profit or voluntary organizations.the program places special emphasis on rigorous empirical training, particularly in economics, econometrics and political science Read More
-
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Mathematical Sciences
this course draws on subjects in mathematics, statistics and computer science: from number theory, g ... eometry and algebra to genetics and cryptography; from probability and mathematical geoscience to data mining and machine learning Read More
-
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Middle Childhood Education
this specialization provides advanced study in the field of middle childhood education with particul ... ar emphasis being given to the design and delivery of effective mathematics or science instruction in grades four through nine. this middle childhood education program does not provide for teacher licensure or any type of endorsement Read More
-
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Professional Writing
it is a program that prepares candidates for a wide variety of writingrelated positions in business, ... education, publishing, and the arts.students will become writing professionals who can move in many directions during their careers; they will become flexible writers who can tune in to the writing conventions of a given genre, adapting their writing style to the requirements of various rhetorical contexts in todays print and electronic environments Read More
-
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Psychology
the graduate program in psychology provides intensive masters degree level education and training, w ... ith most students selecting an applied track which emphasizes clinical and counseling psychology. the program can also provide preparation for further graduate education or, for a limited number of students, the opportunity to pursue specific interests in experimental psychology Read More
-
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Psychology
... Read More
$21,501
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Public History
public history refers to the pursuit of historical understanding and interpretation in the public re ... alm.concentration in public history may choose from five tracks: historic preservation and cultural resource management, museum management, archival management, oral history, and public archaeology. masters candidates are exposed to the myriad career possibilities associated with each specialty, helping them select the curriculum best suited to their interests and aspirations Read More
-
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Reading
a master of science in reading prepares the educator to become a reading specialist, reading leader, ... reading coach, or reading resource person who works in the k-12 school environment.reading is for k-12 educators who are passionate about this foundational capability and want to become master reading teachers, literacy coaches or other expert instructional roles Read More
-
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Rehabilitation Counseling
program is flexible and challenging that prepares you to become a counseling professional dedicated ... to helping people and making the world a better and more just place.the program is offered in two concentrations: clinical mental health counseling or rehabilitation counseling Read More
-
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Rehabilitation of the Blind
the program develops skills in teaching both congenitally and adventitiously blind and low-vision pe ... rsons in a wide range of education and rehabilitation agencie Read More
-
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Second Language Studies
the course is designed to provide you with an opportunity to reflect and further develop your unders ... tanding of both theoretical and practical considerations in the field of language learning and teaching Read More
-
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Social Work
social work is a service-centered career that involves working with individuals, families, and child ... ren to help people and communities who are most in need.the program helps students acquire a broad base of knowledge and skills to address the needs of families, individuals, groups, organizations and communities Read More
-
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Special Education
students gain a strong foundation in teaching and content knowledge from experts in the field of edu ... cation.the special education program builds strong connections between theory and practice through quality classroom instruction paired with extensive clinical experiences Read More
-
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Speech Communication
... Read More
$21,501
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Sports Management
sports management is an interdisciplinary field, drawing on aspects of marketing, law, finance and b ... usiness.sport management combines both theory and practice Read More
-
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Systems Engineering
it is designed to provide advanced training for students focusing on a research oriented career in a ... cademia or industry. the program requires students to establish the necessary foundation of systems engineering in addition to advanced systems engineering coursework Read More
-
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Teaching the Gifted
the masters of education in teaching the gifted and talented provides specialized knowledge and comp ... etencies needed to meet the challenge of providing an appropriate education for children and adolescents with gifts and talents Read More
-
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply

Location & Climate

Contacts

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