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Physician Assistant graduates achieve one hundred percent pass rate on national certifying exam on first attempt

Feb. 16, 2018 | Physician Assistant | The Harding University Physician Assistant Program announced all 35 members of its December 2017 graduating class passed the Physician Assistant National Certifying Exam (PANCE), a national licensing exam required to practice as a physician assistant. All of the graduates achieved a passing score in their first attempt at the exam. This is the third time a Harding class
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Harding University College of Pharmacy receives continued accreditation

Feb. 12, 2018 | Pharmacy | The Harding University College of Pharmacy has been awarded continued accreditation by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), recognized by the U.S. Department of Education as the national agency for the accreditation of professional degree programs in pharmacy. The continued accreditation is extended through June 2020. ACPE accreditation is public recognition that a professional degree program leading to the
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College of Nursing to launch accelerated B.S.N. program

Feb. 8, 2018 | Nursing | The Harding University Carr College of Nursing will offer an accelerated Bachelor of Science in Nursing beginning in fall 2018. The program was developed to help meet the high demand for registered nurses across the U.S. and is designed for individuals seeking a B.S.N. who have already earned a bachelor’s degree in a non-nursing major. The Carr College of
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Harding appoints new directors to North Little Rock and Northwest Arkansas campuses

SEARCY, Ark. (Jan. 24, 2018) — The Cannon-Clary College of Education at Harding University announces new directors Mitch Walton at Harding University — North Little Rock and Dr. Meredith Jones at Harding University — Northwest Arkansas. “Meredith Jones and Mitch Walton have already proven themselves in their new positions,” said Dr. Donny Lee, dean of the College of Education. “They are seasoned educators who are
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Harding’s College of Pharmacy celebrates 10-year milestone

Jan 8, 2018 | Pharmacy | The Harding University College of Pharmacy hosted a celebration Jan. 8 as it reached a 10-year milestone in the program’s history. Students, faculty and alumni met at Robbins Sanford Grand Hall in Searcy to enjoy fellowship and refreshments with colleagues, family and friends. Dr. Tim Howard serves as one of the college’s experiential education directors and has been a
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Eighth meeting of A Night at the Round Table

Monday, Oct. 16, students from nine health care disciplines met in the David B. Burks American Heritage Building for the eighth gathering of A Night at the Round Table. This interdepartmental event challenged students from different programs to work together through ethical case studies. These cases simulate scenarios students may encounter in their respective fields and allows them to experience how they will interact with
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College of Business Administration launches enhanced online MBA program

Oct. 6, 2017 | MBA | The Paul R. Carter College of Business Administration announces the launch of an enhanced MBA program in the Harding University Graduate School of Business. Now fully online, the Harding Master of Business Administration program has been re-engineered to deliver a top-notch, Christ-centered curriculum accredited by the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP). Structured with working professionals in
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Harding Summer Academic Institute launches Honors Business Experience

Harding University recently announced plans for its Honors Business Experience, a new summer academic program for high school juniors and seniors, offered June 15-29, 2018, as part of the Summer Academic institute. In collaboration with the Honors College, Dr. David Kee, assistant professor in the Paul R. Carter College of Business Administration, helped start the program that is facilitated by University faculty members, local businesses
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Charles Wu receives Air Force Salutes Award

  Dr. Charles Wu, associate professor in the University’s engineering and physics department, received the Air Force Salutes Award on Sept. 20. This award is a certificate given to individuals that support the Air Force Recruiting Services and was presented by Lt. Col. Joel L. Brown, Tech. Sgt. Jaclyn L. Cole and MSgt. Gregory Hite. Previously, Wu has been awarded the Air Force recruiting certificate
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Harding listed as top 10 school in Wall Street Journal national rankings

Sept. 29, 2017 | The Wall Street Journal recently named Harding University in a list of top 10 schools for engagement and a list of top 10 schools for inspiration. The Wall Street Journal and the Times Higher Education College Rankings publish annual college rankings based on surveys that ask college students across the country about their learning and living environment. ­ According to the
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