Arkansas Tech University Graduate College


The mission of the Graduate College of Arkansas Tech University is to encourage a diversity of ideas in a climate of academic freedom and integrity. Advanced degrees are designed to complement and enhance undergraduate programs.

Graduate Student Spotlight Nomination Form

The Graduate Student of the Month award recognizes outstanding students who demonstrate leadership skills, academic success and/or commitment to community service through their involvement at Arkansas Tech University.

Nominations for the Graduate Student of the Month may be submitted at any time by college staff, administrators or faculty members as selections are made on a rolling basis.

Graduate Student Spotlight Nomination Form

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New Program

Arkansas Tech University now offers a new online graduate education opportunity in Special Education K-12. The Master of Education in Special Education is designed to provide post baccalaureate preparation for public school teachers who wish to broaden their knowledge of teaching children with exceptional learning needs.

Special Education K-12

Scholarships Available

Arkansas Tech University will offer new graduate scholarships for newly admitted graduate students:

Out-of-State (Non-Resident) Tuition Fee Waiver.

To apply, click the link 'Funding & Assistantships' above.  

New Sallie Mae Graduate Scholarship Search

This new search has more than 850,000 scholarships for
graduate students totaling up to $1 billion dollars.

Sallie Mae Graduate Scholarships

To register, click the link above.

graduate college dean

ATU has many Graduate Education pathways to help you further your educational and career goals.

Thank you for your interest in graduate education at Arkansas Tech University. The main web page will link you to areas of interest and have information needed to help you formulate a decision including: admission requirements, on-line applications for admission and graduate assistantships, other catalog information, as well as program director contacts. We encourage you to visit our campus as part of your decision making. We believe our programs, size, and the individual attention you will receive from faculty will help convince you that Arkansas Tech University is the right place for you to continue your educational career.

Dr. Jeff W. Robertson, Graduate Dean


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Featured Program

Online Teaching Certification

Method: Online | Credit Hours: 12 
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The Department of Curriculum and Instruction at Arkansas Tech University offers a certificate program to prepare licensed K-12 teachers with the knowledge and skill to teach effectively online.

The program is designed to accommodate the growing need for quality K-12 online teaching in our state, providing skills that are unique to the online environment.

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Fill out the form below and a member of the Graduate College staff will contact you with more information about your chosen program and will help you get started if you are ready.

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 Contact the Graduate College

1507 North Boulder Avenue
Tomlinson Hall 113
Russellville, AR 72801
Phone: (479) 968-0398