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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

  • ATU’s Stone Makes Top Five at Miss Arkansas

    Arkansas Tech University student Kelsey Stone finished as fourth runner-up during the 2018 Miss Arkansas Scholarship Pageant at Robinson Center Auditorium in Little Rock on Saturday, June 16. By finishing fifth, Stone earned a $5,000 scholarship. She was also named Miss Congeniality for the 2018 Miss Arkansas Scholarship Pageant during the final night of competition. […]

  • ATU Alumnus Gains New U.S. Army Command

    Arkansas Tech University alumnus Major Gen. Gary W. Johnston is the new commander for the U.S. Army Intelligence and Security Command (INSCOM). Johnston was installed during a change of command ceremony at the Fort Belvoir Community Center (Va.) on Monday, June 11. In his new role, he will have oversight of 17,500 soldiers, Army civilians […]

  • Stone Collecting Awards at Miss Arkansas

    Arkansas Tech University student Kelsey Stone is adding to her scholarship coffers during Miss Arkansas Scholarship Pageant week 2018. Stone has captured the Combs ‘Caught Ya In the Act of Kindness’ Award, which carries a $500 scholarship, and the Overall Arrival Award, which includes a $750 scholarship. She also tied for first place in the Thursday […]

  • Smith’s ATU Journey Leads Him to NASA

    Arkansas Tech University student Justin Smith is spending his summer surrounded by some of the world’s foremost rocket scientists. Smith is interning at NASA’s John C. Stennis Space Center in Hancock County, Miss., the same facility that tested the rockets that propelled Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin to the moon nearly a half-century ago. Today, […]

  • Oswalt Values Miss Arkansas Friendships

    By Thursday morning of pageant week, adrenaline is a valued resource for each of the 44 women competing for the Miss Arkansas crown. Madison Oswalt of Harrison, Miss Arkansas Tech University 2018, had already been through the rigors of preliminary competition in on-stage question, evening gown and talent when she paused to reflect on all […]