Interesting News Happening at Phillips Community College
The Arkansas Transfer Achievement Scholarship Helps Phillips Community College Students Save
The University of Arkansas began a new scholarship program last year that enables students who have achieved an associate’s degree at a UA system community college to continue their education at The University of Arkansas while paying the same credit-hour tuition they paid at their two-year institution. In the local announcement, PCCUA Chancellor Dr. Keith Pinchback said, “We could not be any happier about this opportunity for them to transfer to our flagship institution to further their higher education while continuing to save thousands.”
Phillips Community College Ranked Third Among State’s Community Colleges
Phillips Community College was ranked the third best community college in the state of Arkansas last year, according to the finance website Wallethub. PCCUA was also ranked in the top 25 for affordability.
Construction Degree Now Offered at Phillips Community College
PCCUA rolled out its new Construction Technology degree last fall. The Construction Technology degree teaches students to apply technical knowledge and skills that prepare them for work with building, inspecting, and maintenance of structures, roads, metal frames, and other types of construction.
The A.A.S. degree program can be completed in just four semesters.