U of A Offers New Online Programs in High-Demand Fields

June 27, 2024 | by Alex Lalonde, Global Campus |   min read

The University of Arkansas is excited to introduce a range of new online programs designed to help you grow and succeed in your career. Whether you're looking to deepen your expertise or explore new fields, we have something for you. Discover the latest additions to our offerings and how they can help you achieve your goals.


Bachelor of Science in Business Administration in Finance, Financial Management / Investment Concentration

In today's world, understanding finance is crucial and expertise is in demand. Our Bachelor of Science in Business Administration in Finance, with a focus on Financial Management and Investment, will give you a solid foundation in how financial resources are allocated and how to manage risk. You'll learn about different financial instruments and the markets where they are traded, both in the U.S. and internationally. This program will prepare you to make informed financial decisions and excel in the financial sector.


Master of Science in Environmental Resiliency

If you're passionate about sustainability, our Master of Science in Environmental Resiliency is tailored for you. This program will teach you how to lead sustainability efforts in your community and workplace. You'll explore the theories and frameworks that support environmental resiliency, preparing you to make a positive impact on the world around you.


Graduate Certificates in Environmental Resiliency

For those who want to specialize in environmental resiliency without committing to a full degree, we offer several graduate certificates (15 credit hours, or 5 courses) and microcertificates (9 credit hours, or 3 courses):


Graduate Microcertificate in Extension Education

If you work in agriculture or education, our Graduate Microcertificate in Extension Education will help you enhance your skills in leadership, communication, and education. It's designed for agricultural educators, extension agents, industry trainers, and students in related graduate programs.


Undergraduate Microcertificates in Writing and Media

Our new undergraduate microcertificates are perfect for anyone looking to improve their writing and media skills:


Minor in Latin American and Latino Studies (LALS)

Explore the diverse cultures of Latin America, the Caribbean, and the U.S. Latina/o/x community with our Minor in Latin American and Latino Studies. This program will help you gain a deeper understanding and prepare for careers in academics, business, government, and more. The LALS minor may be earned in combination with any major across the University of Arkansas.


Certificate of Proficiency in Music Industry Studies

For those interested in the music industry, our bachelor’s-level Certificate of Proficiency in Music Industry Studies offers practical knowledge and skills. You'll learn from industry professionals about music law, entrepreneurship, audio technology, and production, all online.

Students enrolled in fully online programs pay in-state tuition regardless of where they are located. Visit University of Arkansas Online website to learn what you need to know to decide your path.

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Online Degree Programs

University of Arkansas ONLINE programs are designed by academic departments on the Fayetteville campus to offer you another path to earning a degree from a top-tier public research university. Online programs give you the flexibility to balance family, work and school responsibilities. You do not have to put your life on hold while working toward a better one.

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