University Of Arkansas At Little Rock

The University of Arkansas at Little Rock or UALR is a research university providing quality education through flexible learning and unparalleled internship opportunities. At UALR, more than 12,000 students are nurtured to be innovators and responsible leaders in their fields. Committed to its mission, UALR is a driving force in Little Rock’s thriving cultural community and a major component of the city and state’s growing profile as a regional leader in research, technology transfer, economic development, and job creation.


UALR students get to learn from the best professors around who make it engaging and rigorous. Coursework blends critical thinking with real-world experience, providing a springboard for internships and later careers in such in-demand fields as nursing, engineering, data quality, criminal justice, and education.


Study in USA at UALR gives students an opportunity to work alongside faculty, putting their knowledge to use in UALR’s state-of-the-art research facilities. Additionally, they are tackling big data for businesses and curating historical collections for the world to see.



  • 350 total campus acreage, including main campus & baseball field & law school
  • 57 campus buildings and facilities
  • 2.9 million square feet maintained


  • UALR is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission, North Central Association

Student to Faculty Ratio

  • 14 to 1

Academic Programs

  • 173 programs of study
  • 10 doctoral programs
  • 44 master’s programs
  • 31 graduate certificates
  • 4 professional and speciality degrees
  • 61 baccalaureate degrees
  • 11 associate’s degrees
  • 12 undergraduate certificate programs


  • MBA program ranked 49th most affordable MBA programs-
  • UALR’s Rehabilitation Counseling program in Top 25 best programs in the nation – U.S. News & World Report’s

Some of the Programs Offered

College of Arts, Letters & Sciences

  • Doctor of Philosophy
  • Master of Science
  • Masters of Art
  • Masters of Arts in Public History
  • Masters in Mathematical Sciences & Ph.D. in Applied Science

College of Business

  • Master of Business Administration (MBA)
  • Concurrent MBA-JD, PharmD and MD
  • Master of Science in Business Information Systems (formerly Management Information Systems)

College of Engineering & Information Technology

Associates Degrees through Bachelor’s Degrees to Graduate Certificates, MS and PhD Programs

  • Construction Management and Civil and Construction Engineering
  • Computer Science
  • Earth Science
  • Engineering Technology
  • Information Science
  • Systems Engineering.

Campus Life

Safety – The UALR Department of Public Safety (DPS) strives to create an environment where the campus community can feel safe to learn, work, live, and visit. They are a law enforcement agency dedicated to providing a full range of police services 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

Living on Campus – Living on campus at UALR is an opportunity to be in the middle of it all. Being a part of a residential community has many perks, from a greater chance at academic success to a built-in social setting that is brimming with possibility. UALR offers a variety of housing options to meet the needs of a diverse student body making it comfortable as A Home Away From Home


  • Fitness & Wellness Classes– Group exercise classes, personal programming, personal training, incentive programs, personal assessments, and CPR/First Aid classes.
  • Intramural Sports – Offers approximately individual and/or team sports.
  • Outdoor Adventures – Offers students the opportunity to experience the outdoors through the rental of camping equipment.
  • Special Events– Offers opportunities for leisure, education, socialization, fitness, and fun through a variety of alternative events. The program’s purpose is to provide off-campus connections with other universities’ participants through competitive and recreational events

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