University of Arkansas Community College at Morrilton
Joined system: 2001
At a Glance
The University of Arkansas Community College at Morrilton (UACCM) is a two-year institution offering university-transfer and career-specific training programs, adult education, workforce education and community outreach programs. UACCM offers associate of arts and associate of science degrees designed for university transfer, as well as associate of applied science degrees, technical certificates and certificates of proficiency designed for immediate entry into the job market. UACCM is supported by a Conway County sales tax.
Points of Pride
- UACCM offers the state’s only Associate of Applied Science degree in Petroleum Technology. The Fayetteville Shale Scholarship Fund, a nonprofit alliance comprised of the state’s natural gas companies, has donated more than $750,000 in scholarship money for petroleum technology majors and to UACCM’s capital campaign.
- UACCM’s Practical Nursing program had a 100 percent pass rate on the state licensure exam for both the spring and fall 2013 graduating classes. UACCM’s Registered Nursing class of 2013 currently has a 97 percent pass rate for the licensure exam.
- UACCM has received approximately $243,700 in equipment donations from industry partners in the college’s technical programs from January 2013 to June 2014.