Changing the World

Students play a vital role in the success of our department. As educators, mentors and researchers - we strive to prepare our students to be nationally competitive world leaders, critical thinkers and problem-solvers.

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The University of Arkansas, the state land grant university, is a nationally competitive, student-centered, teaching and research university serving Arkansas and the world. Our mission is to produce graduates who in 3 to 5 years:

  • are recruited in a competitive market and valued as reliable employees;
  • succeed, if pursued, in graduate studies;
  • understand the need for life-long learning and continued professional development;
  • and accept responsibility for leadership roles in their profession, in their communities, and in the global society.

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