Become one of our highly trained and motivated graduates!

The University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) is the only academic health center in the state of Arkansas.

UAMS graduates are skilled specialists in many health professions – including nursing, medicine, pharmacy, dental hygiene, physical therapy, and physician assistants to name a few. UAMS also leads in research in the fields of biomedical research and public health.

Nearly 80% of UAMS graduates remain in the state to serve the health care needs of Arkansans.

Why YOU should be a UAMS Graduate

  • Experiential learning environment
  • Low faculty-to-student ratio
  • Accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (programs also individually accredited by their respective licensing organizations)
  • Award-winning researchers and faculty
  • Online and distance education options available for many programs
  • Employee-tuition discount
  • Post-graduation employment opportunities