Accounting, Finance and Economics | College of Business
Accounting degrees open a world of possibilities in the job market. Every business, large or small, needs accountants to summarize the company’s operations and to communicate it to decision makers. In the first two years, students take a broad range of classes both in the College of Business and across campus. The upper level courses focus on… Read More
This minor familiarizes students with the histories, thoughts, politics, literature, geography, socialization, economics, and cultures of Africans and African Americans. This knowledge is helpful for all students, but especially those who will work with culturally diverse communities or who seek further study.
Students who desire a career in businesses that are involved in agriculture should pursue a degree in agricultural business. This degree provides students with a core set of business classes while providing education in the basic principles of animal and plant sciences, preparing students for careers in the various aspects of agribusiness including agricultural marketing,… Read More
The agricultural education major is for the student who desires to teach agriculture in a school setting. State of the art facilities await students who choose the agricultural education major at SAU. After completing the general education requirements, students focus on courses in agriculture and education. Admission to the Teacher Education Program is required. The Results Students who complete all… Read More
The agricultural science major with an animal science option opens up a number of doors for students. State of the art facilities await students who choose the agriculture science major at SAU. Primary coursework includes a mixture of biology, farm management, and animal science – with selected courses in dairy, horse, beef, swine, and/or poultry production. Students… Read More
Southern Arkansas University’s multi-faceted Agriculture program reflects the complexity of the vast industry providing food and fiber to the world. A degree in animal science with a plant science option provides students with a broad knowledge base to tackle real world problems and immediately enter the workforce. Greenhouses, forage plots, horticulture, agronomy, and forestry plots provide… Read More
Today’s veterinarian is a medically trained, scientifically-oriented professional, capable of rendering many services and accepting wide responsibilities in all areas of animal health and in many areas of public health. Such a challenging career stimulates the interest of students; therefore, the competition for vacancies in veterinary medicine is high. While most of the pre-veterinary medicine… Read More
The Athletic Training program at SAU is the perfect choice for students with a love for sports and a desire to work in the field of healthcare. Classroom instruction and clinical experiences are at the core of the Athletic Training program. Under the supervision of the SAU athletic training staff, students have the opportunity to assist in athlete care both in… Read More
The mission of the Behavioral and Social Sciences degree is to promote students’ intellectual growth, individual enrichment, skill development, and career preparations in the areas of criminal justice, sociology, and psychology. The degree allows students choose a major emphasis from criminal justice, sociology, and psychology. In addition, students select two minor areas of concentration providing a well-rounded… Read More
Dive into marine science with the first and only Marine Biology option offered in Arkansas! Marine biology students will take marine science courses on SAU’s main campus in Magnolia, travel to Mississippi’s Gulf Coast to study advanced topics and gain hands-on experience in the field, and even have opportunities to conduct cutting-edge research with trained marine biologists.