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Training Course Prepares Drone Pilots to Take FAA Certification Exam
This four-session course begins Jan. 20 and teaches best practices and practical, hands-on skills to fly unmanned aircraft safely and legally.
Metova CyberCENTS to Teach Certification Class in Cybersecurity
Participants to train on the same cyber range platform used by Metova CyberCENTS to train military units; course runs Feb. 19-23 in Rogers.
Global Campus Launches Program to Train Administrative Assistants
The nine-week administrative assistant program will be delivered online and face-to-face and includes computer application and office skills.
Enrollment Now Open for Students Using Aid to Pay for Spring 2018 Self-Paced Online Courses
U of A students who plan to use scholarships or financial aid to pay for spring 2018 self-paced online courses that begin Jan. 16 may submit enrollment requests through Dec. 15.
Enrollment Deadline Nears for Final Fall 2017 Session of Self-Paced Online Courses
The U of A Global Campus is now accepting requests for enrollment in Self-Paced Online courses for the final fall session, which begins Friday, Dec. 8, and ends Tuesday, March 6, 2018.
Alicia Estes Named Global Campus Employee of the Quarter
Alicia Estes, a student engagement specialist, has been named employee of the first quarter by the University of Arkansas Global Campus.
Ag Education's Shoulders a Chronicle of Higher Education 'Teaching Innovator'
Kate Shoulders uses video critiques of graduate projects to give students one-on-one recordings of her impressions and thought process.
Online Education Information Website Ranks U of A Special Education Degree No. 3 in Nation
The University of Arkansas master's degree in special education, which is delivered online, is ranked No. 3 on a listing of best online master's degree programs in special education.
Online Education Information Website Ranks U of A Physical Education Degree No. 2 in Nation
The U of A master's degree in physical education, which is delivered online, was recently ranked No. 2 on a listing of best online master's degree programs in physical education
University of Arkansas Online TV Commercial Wins Three National Media Awards
A TV commercial created to promote the University of Arkansas ONLINE recently won three national awards for excellence and creativeness.