Jonesboro is the regional hub of Northeast Arkansas for healthcare, entertainment, business, and industry. It is the 5th largest city in Arkansas, with a population of over 76,000. Our Metropolitan Statistical Area (MSA) is over 130,000+. With a thriving downtown entertainment sector near campus to the west and the growing Hilltop area to our east, the A-State campus is situated in the heart of our hometown.
As soon as you set foot on our campus you will know you’ve found the place you can call home.
Our students are engaged in a wide range of academic pursuits that include degree programs in 160 undergraduate and graduate fields delivered by 6 different colleges.
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A-State offers unlimited possibilities for students to customize their experience while on campus.
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Research engages intellectual curiosity, satisfies the thirst for discovery, and provides an outlet for creativity.
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Marking its first hundred years, Arkansas State University continues to expand in exciting ways.