Community Education

 

The Spring 2017 Community Education Course Catalog is now available!

Call 870.612.2082 or email katrina.stevens@uaccb.edu to request a printed brochure.

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Community Education provides a variety of non-credit educational opportunities. Program areas include:

  • Professional Development Classes: Non-credit classes offered for the purpose of developing or improving professional skills. Sample courses include: computer courses and small business seminars. 
  • Personal Enrichment Classes: Non-credit classes taught to enhance skills in language, art, leisure and recreation. 
  • Online Classes: Non-credit classes offered through Education to Go.  Click on ed2go logo ed2go logo for more information!
  • Community Service Classes: Free or nominal cost classes for the benefit of the UACCB community. The classes include Child Care Orientation, Hunter Education and Customer Service Workshops. 
  • Online Certificate Programs:  Boost your productivity by earning certificates by experts in your field!  Visit UGotClass for details!                                    

 

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John Baylor ACT® Prep Boot Camp

REGISTER HERE

ACT® Prep Course

Includes 3 ACT practice tests, quizzes after each session, and additional prep in all subject areas.

This course is designed for students who have scored a 19 or above.

ACT® Fundamentals Course

This course is slower-paced and teaches the most accessible content with the biggest ACT score impact!

This course is designed for students who have scored in the 14-18 range.

Boot Camp Dates

Tuesday, May 30 – Thursday, June 1st and Tuesday, June 6 – Thursday, June 8th

8:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

There will also be an optional 90 minute review day at 10:00 a.m. on Friday, June 9th.

REGISTER HERE

John Baylor Prep prepares thousands of students annually for the ACT® and SAT® and have been used by more than 390 high schools in 23 states, JBP's online classes routinely increase an entire high school's ACT average score 1-3 points and SAT average score 50-200 points.


 

Engineering Camp, June 19-23

Current 5th - 6th graders

Click here for Discover Engineering application

Current 7th - 8th graders

Click here for Explore Engineering application


Microsoft Excel Formulas

June 27, 8:30 a.m.- 12 p.m. $69        

Have you wondered how to put strings of text together or take strings of text apart? How to change the case of text? How to round numbers? How to show formulas in cells? How to tell how many cells in a range containing numbers, text or are blank? How to begin a number with a zero? If you have ever wondered these things or have wanted to learn more about Excel formulas, this is the class for you! This half-day class is devoted to learning more about the formulas that are built in to Excel and how to use them to make your data more efficient. Rhonda Byrd, instructor. UACCB Main Campus Bldg, 222. For more information or to register, call 870.612.2082 or email communityed@uaccb.edu.

 

Microsoft Word Level 1        

Aug. 29, 8:30 a.m.- 3:30 p.m. $69     

In this introductory course, you will learn the basics of document preparation including character formatting, paragraph formatting and document formatting. Learn to work with graphics, styles, themes and document designs. Rhonda Byrd, instructor. UACCB Main Campus Bldg, 222. For more information or to register, call 870.612.2082 or email communityed@uaccb.edu.

 


Kids' College 2017 - "Blast Off to Kids' College!"

 

Week 1 – Entering Grades 1-3, July 10-14

Click here for entering Grades 1 - 3

Week 2 – Entering Grades 4-6, July 17-21

Click here for entering Grades 4-6

Scholarships

Donate to Kids' College scholarships!

To sponsor a child for Kids' College, make donation payable to UACCB FOUNDATION, P.O. Box 3350, Batesville AR 72503. Be sure to write "Kids' College Sponsorship" on your payment. For more information, contact the UACCB Foundation here. Information about our next Kids' College will be available April 2017.

Interested in teaching Kids' College? 

Download a course proposal below!


Complete Beekeeping Short Course – New!                

Sept. 11, 18, 25, 6-9 p.m., Mondays, FREE

This three-part class will cover everything a novice needs to know to begin keeping honey bees safely and successfully. New information is presented each session, building on the previous classes, so plan to attend all three.  Course will be taught by Jon Zawislak, a UA Extension entomologist and Master Beekeeper, with nearly 20 years of experience working with bees. Nursing Allied Health Bldg, 902. For more information or to register, call 870.612.2082 or email communityed@uaccb.edu.


 

First Responder Course

Sept. 26-Nov. 7, 5-8 p.m. Nov. 9, 5-9 p.m.  $125+ (No class Oct. 31st)

First Responder is a 40-hour course designed to teach students emergency care for trauma patients, splinting techniques, bleeding control, rescue procedures, how to prepare a patient for transport and stabilization of a patient. First responder is the first step to working in pre-hospital emergency medicine. Along with trauma emergency, the course will focus on various medical illnesses and recognition of signs and symptoms. Both medical and trauma assessments will be taught. This course is a pre-requisite to EMT Basic Training. The course fee is $125. The cost of the textbook to be purchased at the UACCB bookstore is $133 plus tax. Wesley Gay, instructor. Tuesdays/Thursdays, 13 sessions. No class Oct. 31st. UACCB Nursing Allied Health Bldg. NAH 926. For more information or to register, call 870.612.2082 or email communityed@uaccb.edu.First Responder Course

 


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Community Education Personnel

Katrina
Stevens
Community Education Coordinator
Office: 
ANX
401A
870-612-2082
Vicky
Bowren
Administrative Assistant for Community and Technical Education
Office: 
ANX
401E
870-612-2080