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Tech is dedicated to student success, access, and excellence as a responsive campus community providing opportunities for progressive intellectual development and civic engagement. Embracing and expanding upon its technological traditions, Tech inspires and empowers members of the community to achieve their goals while striving for the betterment of Arkansas, the nation, and the world.




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Engineering and STEM | Bachelor's Degree

Arkansas Tech University is a leader in STEM education in the Natural State. We offer nationally-accredited programs in emergency management, business data analytics, nursing and mechanical and electrical engineering. Newer STEM programs include an electrical engineering biomedical option and degrees in cybersecurity.

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University News

  • Celebrate Women’s Week 2018 at ATU

    Arkansas Tech University will host its 2018 Women’s Week March 5-8 in conjunction with the 2018 International Women’s Day celebration. ATU Women’s Week 2018 will culminate with its annual Women’s Leadership Conference, which is scheduled for Thursday, March 8. For more information about ATU Women’s Week 2018, call (479) 968-0280 or send e-mail to kjohnson40@atu.edu. Below […]

  • Lunch Series Continues at Williamson Hall

    The Arkansas Tech University Department of Parks, Recreation and Hospitality Administration will present week two of its spring 2018 lunch series at Williamson Hall Dining Room on Thursday, Feb. 22. Lunch will be served from 11 a.m.-1 p.m. The meal, which includes soup or salad, one entrée, one dessert and beverage, will cost $9.95 per person […]

  • ATU Marks 50th Anniversary of SSS Program

    As the federally-funded Student Support Services (SSS) TRIO program celebrates its 50th anniversary in 2018, Arkansas Tech University student Malik Oliver can sum up what the initiative means to him in one word. “It’s like a family,” said Oliver, a senior hospitality administration major from Russellville. “You know the people who are in here, and […]

  • ATU Theatre Announces Spring Production

    Students at Arkansas Tech University will re-tell one of Western civilization’s most well-known stories when they stage a theatrical production of William Shakespeare’s “Romeo and Juliet” March 8-11. Performances will be offered in ATU’s Techionery Theatre, 1502 N. El Paso Ave. in Russellville, nightly at 8 p.m. on Thursday, March 8, Friday, March 9, and […]

  • Tech Alumnus Named State’s Top Veterinarian

    Arkansas Tech University alumnus Dr. David Oates was named 2017 veterinarian of the year by the Arkansas Veterinary Medical Association during the organization’s 2018 conference in Hot Springs. A 1979 graduate of ATU with a degree in pre-veterinary medicine, Oates went on to earn his Doctor of Veterinary Medicine degree from Louisiana State University. Oates […]