University of Arkansas
The University of Arkansas (often shortened to U of A, UARK, or just UA) is a public, co-educational, land-grant, space-grant, research university located in Fayetteville, in the U.S. state of Arkansas.
The University of Arkansas (often shortened to U of A, UARK, or just UA) is a public, co-educational, land-grant, space-grant, research university located in Fayetteville, in the U.S. state of Arkansas. Founded in 1871 as Arkansas Industrial University on the site of a hilltop farm that overlooked the Ozark Mountains, it is given the nickname "The Hill".Its present name was adopted in 1899 and classes were first held on January 22, 1872. It is noted for its strong architecture, agriculture (particularly animal science and poultry science),business, communication disorders, creative writing, history, law, and Middle Eastern studies programs.
Total enrollment for the fall semester of 2013 was 25,365. The university campus comprises exactly 360 buildings on 512 acres (2.07 km2), including The Inn at Carnall Hall, which serves as an on-campus hotel and restaurant facility. Especially, the University has about 3 miles of sidewalks imprinted with the names of our graduates. To add your name toSenior Walk, it only takes another two inches (and four years of hustling to class for your college degree).
The University of Arkansas offers 214 areas of study leading to bachelors, masters, doctoral, and law degrees. Academic programs are organized into numerous departments and schools based out of the ten primary colleges on the main campus. The ratio of students to faculty is 19:1.
In recent years, the University of Arkansas has been recognized as a "Top-Tier National University",one of the "Best 371 Colleges", a "Best Southeastern College", and one of the "50 Best Public College Values".
Maybe you don’t know that Bill and Hillary Clinton began their careers by teaching law at the University of Arkansas. Before she was a U.S. senator or the nation's secretary of state, Hillary founded University of Arkansas's legal clinic.
- Undergraduate majors: 78
- Master's degree programs: 82
- Doctoral and specialist programs: 48
- Graduate certificate programs: 16
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