As President Jones begins his first full year leading Arkansas Baptist College (ABC), he has many goals that he plans to accomplish. The new year also gives the President a chance to let the ABC community know about upcoming events, as well as key changes that will be implemented. Strengthening the ABC Community No matter how large or seemingly minor, each new undertaking at Arkansas Baptist College is geared toward the goal of improving the college’s reputation, notes President Jones. While acknowledging that the institution has some ground to make... Read More
When choosing a major, you want to select an affordable degree program that will support you on your chosen career path. At Arkansas Baptist College, we are with you every step of the way. As a respected HBCU in Arkansas, we believe in providing our students with every opportunity for academic success – and in life. One affordable degree program that many of our students find useful is a Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration.
As the only Baptist-affiliated Historically Black College west of the Mississippi, Arkansas Baptist College is proud of the rich legacy and culture that our students experience. Our status as an HBCU is reflected in our rich history of providing higher education opportunities to black Americans. Since the school was founded in 1884, we have provided an outstanding liberal arts education to multiple generations—entire families who have gone on to become leaders in their communities. These accomplishments are also due in part to our broader culture. At Arkansas Baptist College, we believe... Read More
Arkansas Baptist College wants to make it as simple as possible for students to improve their lives through a quality education. For example, the university employees in our Office of Student Financial Aid & Scholarships are dedicated to offering guidance and financial aid tips for college students who need help paying for classes. If you are not sure how to apply for financial aid, our knowledgeable staff can help you review the following checklist and answer any questions you may have. Whether you are a first-time degree seeker or a... Read More
During its meeting on November 3, 2016, The Board of Directors of the Higher Learning Commission (HLC) removed the Show-Cause Order from Arkansas Baptist College. In the fall of 2015, HLC placed Arkansas Baptist College on the Show-Cause Order due to alleged financial and administrative oversights. The Board determined that the College is now in compliance with the Criteria for Accreditation and Core Components, although it will remain subject to interim monitoring a year from now. Dr. Joseph L. Jones, who was recently appointed the 14th President of the College... Read More
Choosing a college major is one of the largest decisions you must make as a student. With so many affordable degree programs at Arkansas Baptist College (ABC), you may be thinking, “How can I choose just one?” Fortunately, there are three easy steps you can follow to answer that question, and ABC’s faculty and staff can help you every step of the way.