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New Workforce Tech Center and Programs receive Approval

Arkansas Higher Ed Coordinating Board approves programs and new workforce technology center at ASUMH

Friday, April 25, 2014, the Arkansas Higher Education Coordinating Board, following the recommendation of the Director of the Arkansas Department of Higher Education (ADHE), approved the following program requests presented by Arkansas State University-Mountain Home (ASUMH):

New Certificate/Degree Programs:

1) Associate of Applied Science in Workforce Technology – with emphasis in

a) Mechatronics

b) Heating Ventilation & Air Conditioning

c) Automotive Systems Repair

2) Technical Certificate in Accounting & Finance

3) Accounting & Finance Emphasis in AAS in Management

4) Technical Certificate in Mechatronics

5) Certificate of Proficiency in Mechatronics

Additional Classroom Location: Arkansas State University-Mountain Home

1) Workforce Technology Center at 4034 Highway 62 West, Mountain Home, AR

“The faculty and staff at ASUMH have been working for the past year developing these important programs and moving them through the approval process within the institution and externally through the Board of Trustees and ultimately to the State Board of Higher Education. Their approval this past Friday officially establishes these programs and the new Workforce Technology Center,” said Dr. Robin Myers, Chancellor of Arkansas State University-Mountain Home. “We are excited to be able to begin these programs this fall and offer these great opportunities to our students.”

For information on these or other programs at ASUMH, contact Allison Haught, Recruiter, at (870) 508-6262.


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