University of Arkansas Rich Mountain
1100 College Drive
Mena, AR 71953
Phone: (479) 394-7622
Fax: (479) 394-2760
Online: UA Rich Mountain is a 2-year community college located in the beautiful Ouachita Mountains of Mena, Arkansas. UA Rich Mountain offers work ready technical certificates as well as 2-year associate degrees for transferring to a 4-year university. UARM offers students several degree partnerships with 4-year university for ease of transferring. UARM offers transfer assistance and also several other student support services including free tutoring. Transfer scholarships are available to students along with the Arkansas Transfer Achievement Scholarship available to students transferring to the University of Arkansas Fayetteville. UA Rich Mountain has new modern dorm rooms available to students along with a host of athletics for students to participate in. A student union with a bookstore and food service have been updated and meals are offered for breakfast, lunch and dinner. UA Rich Mountain offers students the college experience with smaller class sizes and an active student life without paying big university tuition. Get a quality education at an affordable cost.
School Type 2 Year
Funding Type Public
Admissions Information
Requirements Complete online admissions application; placement testing (SAT, ACT, Accuplacer); proof of immunizations (MMR I & II); high school or GED transcript; and transcripts from other colleges if any attended.
Admissions Phone (479) 394-7622
Scholarship Information
Highlights UA Rich Mountain has a number of academic as well as foundation scholarship available for students. Our online scholarship application will assist the student in applying for all scholarships the student is eligible for based on information entered by the student. More Information Click Here Scholarship Email Scholarship Phone (479) 394-7622
Tuition Information
Bilingual Admissions Contact Yanel Rios (479) 394-7622
Financial Aid Information
UA Rich Mountain helps all our students to apply for every financial aid option available.
Financial Aid Contact Mary Standerfer Director of Financial Aid
Financial Aid Phone (479) 394-7622
Financial Aid Email
More Information Click Here

Degree Programs

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


Business Administration

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

General Education

General Studies

General Technology

Information Systems Technology (or Information Technology, Information Science Technology or Information Systems)


Office Technology

Advanced Manufacturing Technology

Allied Health

Child Care / Child Development

Computer Information Systems

Computer Programming

Emergency Medical Technology (or Paramedic, or Emergency Medical Technician)

Graphic Communications

Graphic Design

Health Information

Nursing (or Registered Nursing)

Practical Nursing


Agricultural Science


Criminal Justice

Early Childhood Paraprofessional Technology


Computer Systems Technology

Cosmetology Instructor

Early Childhood Education (or Early Childhood Development)

Emergency Medical Technician (or Paramedia, or Emergency Medical Technology or Emergency Medical Technical-Basic, or EMT)

Health Information Billing & Coding

Machine Technology (or Machine Tool Technology)

Nail Technician

Nursing Assistant (or Nursing Assisting, or Nurse Assistant)


Advanced Manufacturing Technology

Advanced Pipe Welding

Allied Health

Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA)

CNC Machining & Fabrication

CNC Operations & Programming

Commercial Truck Driving (or Commercial Driver Training)

Computer & Networking Fundamentals

Computer Information Systems (or Computer Information Technology)


Information Technology

Machinist Operations

Medical Coding (or Medical Billing, Medical Billing & Coding, or Medical Insurance Coding)

Phlebotomy (or Phlebotomy & EKG, or Phlebotomy Technician, or Phlebotomy Technology)

Truck Driving (or Truck Driver Training)

Business Data Processing

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


Database Applications

Health Information Billing & Coding

Industrial Maintenance (name varies greatly by school)

Machine Shop

Office Technology

Practical Nursing


Accounting & Finance

Advanced Manufacturing Technology

Allied Health

Business Information Systems

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

Cosmetology Instruction

Early Childhood Education

General Studies

Health Information Management

Machine Tool Technology

Medical Coding


Pipe Welding