Programs & Degrees

With degree options in agriculture, biology, chemistry, physics, engineering, math, computer science and nursing, the College of Science and Technology offers career focused education in a ... Read More



Southern Arkansas University’s multi-faceted Agriculture program reflects the complexity of the vast industry providing food and fiber to the world. SAU provides students with a broad knowledge base ... Read More


Mathematics & Computer Science

New Degree Options Computer Science with Game and Animation Design option Computer Science with Computer Technology option Watch the Media Spotlights Tired of your boring games? Make your ... Read More


Biochemistry, Chemistry, Physics (Engineering & Technology)

New degree options: B.S. Engineering B.S. Engineering Physics - Mechanical Engineering option B.S. Chemistry - Pre-Health Professional Biochemistry B.S. Chemistry - Environmental Science ... Read More



Nursing is the most challenging, rewarding and versatile career available today. We believe that a registered nurse is one who possesses considerable knowledge of the basic physical, biological, ... Read More


Natural Resource Research Center

The NRRC is an approximately 3,000 square-foot facility on the campus of Southern Arkansas University. The center was funded jointly by Southern Arkansas University and a grant from the Department of ... Read More



New option for the  2012-2013 year:  B.S. Biology - Wildlife Biology and Conservation emphasis The Department of Biology offers a course of study leading to a Bachelor of Science degree in ... Read More


Invested in Your Success

The College of Science and Technology offers more than 15 degrees and programs of emphasis. Students get hands-on training in the region's newest $17.8 million science facility that offers state-of-the-art instrumentation and equipment, as well as dedicated professors with a passion for their individual fields of expertise and true motivation to help students succeed.


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Jade Halliburton’s Agri advocacy gets national recognition

Jade Halliburton of Crossett, Ark., was recently recognized as one of five in the nation for the 2013 Young Agriculture Advocates of the Year list. Halliburton is a junior Agriculture Education major at Southern Arkansas University. She earned Honorable Mention honors on this inaugural honor by I Love Farmers…They Feed My Soul (ILF), a non-profit […]

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Three Ark. FFA state officers choose SAU

Three of the busiest college freshmen in Arkansas have two things in common: they hold the three FFA at-large state officer positions and they all chose to become Southern Arkansas University Muleriders. Arkansas FFA (Future Farmers of America) State President Taylor McNeel comes to SAU from Vilonia in the Northwestern FFA District. FFA State Reporter […]

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Two freshman female students honored with scholarship from notable SAU science alum

Emily Snyder and Taylor McNeel have been named as the Southern Arkansas University 2013 Hallman Scholars. The Hallman Scholarship provides $10,000 annually for a female student in the SAU College of Science and Technology. With the addition of the Arkansas Challenge Scholarship, recipients will receive $12,000, $13,000, $14,000 and $15,000 respectively for their four years […]

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Ray has smiled and worked her way toward a nursing degree

Shantieria Ray got a letter this May from the Southern Arkansas University Department of Nursing that validated her determination and made her day. “I got my acceptance letter for the nursing program at the end of this school year,” Ray said. “I was excited when I read the first couple of lines because I knew […]

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