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Scotty Brewer works on a project during an AC/DC electrical class at UACCB. According to the 2018 Arkansas Economic Security Report, UACCB graduates in the electrical/electronics equipment installation and repair category had a 92 percent employment rate in 2016 and 2017, including both full-time and part-time employees, within the first year after graduation.
January 31, 2019

The Bureau of Labor Statistics projects that installation, maintenance, and repair occupations will grow 7 percent between 2016-2026, which will result in approximately 388,200 new jobs.

A photo of the musical group m-pact
November 30, 2018

The University of Arkansas Community College at Batesville and First Community Bank are proud to present the a capella vocal group m-pact in concert December 14 at 7 p.m. in the Independence Hall auditorium. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. The group will present “White Christmas,” a special holiday performance....

A photo of Ricki Gilbert
November 30, 2018

When the opportunity to intern with the University of Arkansas System Division of Agriculture Cooperative Extension Service presented itself this summer, Ricki Gilbert rolled up her sleeves and dug right in.

A photo of Abby Summers holding her scholarship award certificate
November 30, 2018

Abby Summers began writing short stories when she was 7 years old, but her passion for writing intensified when she was diagnosed with Type I diabetes at age 14. At that point, writing became an escape from the reality of living with an autoimmune disease.

A photo of Kristina Balentine with KAIT meteorologist Rachel Coulter
October 31, 2018

When Kristina Balentine received an assignment to write a paper about her hero, she did not choose a movie star or professional athlete like some of her classmates at Hillcrest Elementary School. She chose Jim Cantore, storm chaser and meteorologist with The Weather Channel.