The Pride of Jonesboro. The Arkansas State University system is headquartered in Jonesboro and fuels the region’s vibrant economy by producing talented graduates and creating collaborative partnerships with industry and business. Broad Opportunities. A-State presents an exciting, fulfilling college experience while creating a positive and wide-ranging learning environment. The university offers 47 degrees in 163 undergraduate and graduate fields of study, including specialized areas in business, engineering, agriculture, education, nursing and health professions, and many more. Enrollment is over 14,000 students at the Jonesboro campus, with over 23,000 for the system, and continues to expand. Winning Formula for Economic Growth. Jonesboro’s economic success is inextricably linked to A-State; the university’s top tier academic offerings, progressive research initiatives, unique cultural opportunities, and comprehensive outreach programs create a formula for a bright future.

Arkansas State University has partnered with the New York Institute of Technology (NYIT) to open the first College of Osteopathic Medicine in the State of Arkansas. NYITCOM at Arkansas State welcomed 120 students for the inaugural class in the fall of 2016. Upon graduation, these students will have a tremendous impact on quality healthcare for our area and the state.


Name Enrollment
(Fall 2018)
Degrees Offered
Arkansas State University
PO Box 10
State University, AR 72467-0010


Associates, Bachelors, Masters, Specialists, Ph.D.
NYITCOM at Arkansas State
PO Box 119
State University, AR 72467


Osteopathic Medicine, D.O.
Williams Baptist University
PO Box 3737
Walnut Ridge, AR 72476


Associates, Bachelors, Masters
Crowley’s Ridge College
100 College Drive
Paragould, AR 72450


Associates, Bachelors

ASU Newport
7648 Victory Blvd.
Newport, AR 72112
(870) 733-6722

Branches: ASU Technical Center
Marked Tree, Arkansas

Jonesboro, Arkansas



Associates, Certificates, LPN, Transfer Courses
Arkansas Northeastern College
2501 S. Division Street
Blytheville, AR 72315


Associates, Certificates
Black River Technical College
1410 Hwy. 304 East
Pocahontas, AR 72455


Associates, Technical Certificates