Arkansas State University Three Rivers
One College Circle
Malvern, AR 72104
Phone: (501) 337-5000
Fax: (501) 332-4100
Online: Arkansas State University Three Rivers is a comprehensive, public, two-year institution of higher education in Malvern, offering associate degrees and certificates in a quality academic environment focused on both student success and the economic development needs of the communities it serves. The College offers more than 60 programs of study in academic, career and technical disciplines to credit, non-credit, adult education and workforce students.
Enrollment 1832
School Type 2 Year , Technical School
Funding Type Public
Admissions Information
Requirements High school diploma or GED; prior college transcripts; immunization records with two MMR vaccinations; ACT, SAT, or Accuplacer scores required for placement only; open admission. The practical and registered nursing as well as cosmetology programs are competitive entry; all other programs are open admission.
Admissions Email
Admissions Phone (501) 332-0218
Scholarship Information
Highlights Priority deadline for high school seniors applying for ASU Three Rivers scholarships is February 21 each year. More Information Click Here Scholarship Email Scholarship Phone (501) 337-5000
Tuition Information
$109 per credit hour in-state tuition
In-state Tuition $3,270.00
Additional Annual Fees $1,170.00
Annual Fee Notes Annual Fees are required fees; program and course/lab/clinical fees may apply.
Early Application Deadline Rolling Admissions
Bilingual Admissions Contact Keesha Johnson (501) 332-0218
Financial Aid Information
Financial Aid is awarded based on priority deadline.
Financial Aid Contact Angela Sexton Director of Financial Aid
Financial Aid Phone (501) 337-5000
Financial Aid Email
More Information Click Here

Degree Programs


Criminal Justice

General Technology



Medical Office Administration (or Medical Office Management)

Nursing-LPN/Paramedic to RN

Office Administration

Early Childcare Education


Apprenticeship Trades

Advanced Manufacturing (Choose a focus in: Welding, Machine Tool Tech, Electromechanical Tech, Electrical Engineering Tech, or Mechanical Engineering Tech)

Advanced Manufacturing Technology

Allied Health

Computer Network Technology (or Computer Networking Technology, or Computer Systems & Networking Technology)

General Education-Liberal Arts

Health Information Management

Medical Assistant (or Medical Assisting)

Practical Nursing

RN Bridge

Criminal Justice & Corrections

Liberal Arts (or Liberal Studies)

Business Systems Networking: Cisco

CNC Machining & Fabrication

Computer Programming

Computer Repair (or Computer Service Technician)

Criminal Correction Specialist

Criminal Justice

Early Childhood Education (or Early Childhood Development)

Electrical Apprenticeship

Industrial Robotics

Mechatronics Operation

Mechatronics Practice

Medical Office Administration & Coding

Medical Terminology

Microsoft Certified Professional

Network Security

Nursing Assistant (or Nursing Assisting, or Nurse Assistant)

Plumbing Apprenticeship, Level I

Plumbing Apprenticeship, Level II

Plumbing Apprenticeship, Level III

Plumbing Apprenticeship, Level IV

Power Equipment Maintenance

Truck Driving (or Truck Driver Training)



Welding-Gas Metal Arc (GMAW)

Welding-Gas Tungsten Arc (GTAW)


Welding-Shielded Metal Arc (SMAW)

Automotive Technology (or Automotive Service Technology, or Automotive Service)


Computer Information Systems (or Computer Information Technology, or Computer Information Systems Technology)

Criminal Correction Specialist


Mechatronics (or Mechatronics Technology)

Medical Coding

Medical Transcription

Office Administration (or Office Management)

Practical Nursing

Pre-Allied Health

Criminal Justice

Early Childhood Education

Welding Technology

Electrical Apprenticeship

General Studies

Plumbing Apprenticeship


Health Care Management