There are 7 accredited engineering schools in the state of Arkansas that have ABET-accredited engineering programs. There are a couple other colleges that have engineering programs that are accredited either regionally or nationally, for a total of just under 10 engineering schools in Arkansas.

Of these programs, six offer four-year degrees and three offer two-year degrees. Seven of the institutions are public and three are private schools.

Consider a fully online degree program that is currently taking applications.
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Purdue University

Master Online Master of Science in Engineering Technology
Gain the analytic background and problem-solving skills to succeed in leadership or advanced technical positions in industry and government.
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Stevens Institute of Technology

Master Online Master of Engineering in Engineering Management
GRE/GMAT not required.
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Southern New Hampshire University

Bachelor, Master Online Computer Science & Engineering Programs
Multiple programs include: BS in Computer Science, BS in Computer Science - Project Management for STEM, MS in Management - Construction Management, MBA in Engineering Management, and more.
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Southern Methodist University

Master Master of Science in Network Engineering
Provides students with a fundamental understanding of the core concepts of network engineering so they can be ready to address and embrace change.
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Norwich University

Master Online Master of Civil Engineering
Enhance your technical engineering knowledge, management skills, and communication abilities to further your career as an engineering leader.
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University of Washington

Master Master of Science in Information Management
Take cutting-edge courses in leadership, information management, IT and more.
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Rochester Institute of Technology

Master Online Master of Architecture
Learn to design sustainable buildings with people and the environment in mind from one of the first M.Arch. programs built for online. GRE not required.
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George Mason University

Master Master of Science in Data Analytics Engineering
Earn your degree in less than 2 years, but apply what you learn immediately in your current role. No GRE/GMAT required.
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Online Engineering Degree Options in Arkansas

Though most of the engineering schools in Arkansas offer classes online, only the University of Arkansas at Fayetteville offers online engineering degrees.

Students seeking a Master of Science degree in engineering can choose from the Master of Science Engineering degree or the Master of Science in Electrical Engineering.

Arkansas Engineering Schools to Consider

The most prominent engineering program in Arkansas is at the University of Arkansas at Fayetteville. The Little Rock campus of the University of Arkansas also offers a four-year engineering degree.

In addition, both Arkansas Tech University at Russellville and Arkansas State University in Jonesboro offer bachelors degrees in engineering.

Though the main campus of the University of Arkansas at Fayetteville is the preeminent college town in Arkansas, Little Rock is the capital and largest city. The University of Arkansas Little Rock is the only engineering program located in Little Rock, but Harding University in Searcy is located nearby.

Bachelor’s in Engineering Degrees in Arkansas

There are 7 institutions that offer four-year Bachelor of Science Engineering degrees in Arkansas. The University of Arkansas at Fayetteville offers Bachelor degrees in Civil Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Biomedical Engineering, and Biological Engineering.

The University of Arkansas at Little Rock offers Bachelor of Science degrees in Architectural and Construction Engineering, Civil and Construction Engineering, Environmental Engineering, Electronics and Computer Engineering Technology, Engineering Technology (Mechanical), and Systems Engineering.

Harding University in Searcy offers Bachelor of Science degrees in Mechanical, Electrical and Computer Engineering.

Graduate Engineering Degrees in Arkansas

The University of Arkansas at Fayetteville offers multiple Master of Science degrees in Biological Engineering, Biomedical Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Civil Engineering, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Environmental Engineering, Industrial Engineering, and Mechanical Engineering.

There are a few doctoral engineering programs offered in Arkansas colleges. To highlight a couple: the University of Arkansas at Little Rock offers a Ph.D. in Engineering Science and Systems. The University of Arkansas at Fayetteville offers a Ph.D. in engineering with areas of emphasis in Biological Engineering, Biomedical Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Civil Engineering, Computer Science & Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Industrial Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, and Microelectronics-Photonics Engineering.

Top Engineering Employers in Arkansas

Two of the top engineering companies in Arkansas are Brown Engineers LLC and Garver LLC.

Brown Engineers LLC, a recipient of a Circle of Excellence award, is an engineering firm that provides services to civil engineers, healthcare facilities, water and waste/water treatment centers, data centers and general contractors. Brown may have a staff or only about 20 people but almost half of them are registered mechanical or electrical engineers. Maverick Transportation Technology Center, Acxiom Data Center renovation and the Central Arkansas Water Treatment Plant are some of Brown Engineers completed projects.

Garver LLC is a multi-disciplinary award-winning engineering, planning and environmental services firm that specializes in transportation, surveys, water, aviation, construction, industrial, energy and development services. Of the 300 people employed at Garver, more than 60 are registered engineers. Springdale Northern Bypass, Little Rock National Airport taxiway and the Two Rivers Bridge project are a few of the many projects Garver has completed.

List of Accredited Engineering Programs

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School Level Program Admissions

Purdue University

Master Online Master of Science in Engineering Technology
Gain the analytic background and problem-solving skills to succeed in leadership or advanced technical positions in industry and government.
Website

Stevens Institute of Technology

Master Online Master of Engineering in Engineering Management
GRE/GMAT not required.
Website

Southern New Hampshire University

Bachelor, Master Online Computer Science & Engineering Programs
Multiple programs include: BS in Computer Science, BS in Computer Science - Project Management for STEM, MS in Management - Construction Management, MBA in Engineering Management, and more.
Website

Southern Methodist University

Master Master of Science in Network Engineering
Provides students with a fundamental understanding of the core concepts of network engineering so they can be ready to address and embrace change.
Website

Norwich University

Master Online Master of Civil Engineering
Enhance your technical engineering knowledge, management skills, and communication abilities to further your career as an engineering leader.
Website

University of Washington

Master Master of Science in Information Management
Take cutting-edge courses in leadership, information management, IT and more.
Website

Rochester Institute of Technology

Master Online Master of Architecture
Learn to design sustainable buildings with people and the environment in mind from one of the first M.Arch. programs built for online. GRE not required.
Website

George Mason University

Master Master of Science in Data Analytics Engineering
Earn your degree in less than 2 years, but apply what you learn immediately in your current role. No GRE/GMAT required.
Website

Grand Canyon University

Bachelor, Master Online Software Engineering & Technology Programs
Multiple online software engineering and development programs. BS in Software Engineering, MS in Information Assurance and Cybersecurity, and more.
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University of Delaware

Master Online MS in Electrical and Computer Engineering
One of the first online programs to present advanced electrical and computer engineering concepts and application through a cybersecurity lens.
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Spring Hill College

Bachelor Online Bachelor’s in Computer Science
Designed to develop your algorithmic thinking, computational skills and expertise in software engineering.
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Norwich University

Master Online BS in Computer Science & Information Systems
Explore computer science frameworks embedded with national security principles as you develop skills in mathematics, programming, system design and software engineering.
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University of West Florida

Master Online M.S. in Computer Science
Masters program features concentrations in software engineering and data analytics.
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Utica University

Master MS in Cybersecurity
Endorsed by the National Security Agency (NSA), Department of Homeland Security, Defense Cyber Crime Center (DC3), and the EC-Council.
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Liberty University

Bachelor Bachelor of Science in Information Systems
ACBSP accredited, 100% online.
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Campus Based ABET Accredited Programs

ABET Accredited Engineering Degrees
Arkansas State University
Jonesboro AR
  • Civil Engineering, BSCE | ABET: Engineering Accreditation Commission | 10/01/2010-Present
  • Electrical Engineering, BSEE | ABET: Engineering Accreditation Commission | 10/01/2010-Present
  • Mechanical Engineering, BSME | ABET: Engineering Accreditation Commission | 10/01/2010-Present
Arkansas Tech University
Russellville AR
  • Computer Science, BS | ABET: Computing Accreditation Commission | 10/01/2006-Present
  • Electrical Engineering, BSEE | ABET: Engineering Accreditation Commission | 10/01/1999-Present
  • Information Systems, BS | ABET: Computing Accreditation Commission | 10/01/2006-Present
  • Mechanical Engineering, BSME | ABET: Engineering Accreditation Commission | 10/01/1999-Present
Harding University
Searcy AR
  • Biomedical Engineering, BS | ABET: Engineering Accreditation Commission | 10/01/2014-Present
  • Computer Engineering, BS | ABET: Engineering Accreditation Commission | 10/01/2005-Present
  • Electrical Engineering, BS | ABET: Engineering Accreditation Commission | 10/01/2007-Present
  • Mechanical Engineering, BS | ABET: Engineering Accreditation Commission | 10/01/2007-Present
John Brown University
Siloam Springs AR
  • Engineering, BSEng | ABET: Engineering Accreditation Commission | 10/01/1995-Present
The University of Central Arkansas
Conway AR
  • Computer Science, BS | ABET: Computing Accreditation Commission | 10/01/2006-Present
University of Arkansas
Fayetteville AR
  • Biological Engineering, BS | ABET: Engineering Accreditation Commission | 10/01/1955-Present
  • Biomedical Engineering, BSBME | ABET: Engineering Accreditation Commission | 10/01/2012-Present
  • Chemical Engineering, BS | ABET: Engineering Accreditation Commission | 10/01/1952-Present
  • Civil Engineering, BS | ABET: Engineering Accreditation Commission | 10/01/1936-Present
  • Computer Engineering, BS | ABET: Engineering Accreditation Commission | 10/01/1989-Present
  • Computer Science, BS | ABET: Computing Accreditation Commission | 10/01/2005-Present
  • Electrical Engineering, BS | ABET: Engineering Accreditation Commission | 10/01/1936-Present
  • Industrial Engineering, BS | ABET: Engineering Accreditation Commission | 10/01/1955-Present
  • Mechanical Engineering, BS | ABET: Engineering Accreditation Commission | 10/01/1936-Present
University of Arkansas at Little Rock
Little Rock AR
  • Architectural and Construction Engineering, B.S. | ABET: Engineering Accreditation Commission | 10/01/2016-Present
  • Architectural and Construction Engineering, B.S. | ABET: Engineering Accreditation Commission | 10/01/2016-Present
  • Civil and Construction Engineering, B.S. | ABET: Engineering Accreditation Commission | 10/01/2012-Present
  • Civil and Construction Engineering, B.S. | ABET: Engineering Accreditation Commission | 10/01/2012-Present
  • Computer Science, BS | ABET: Computing Accreditation Commission | 10/01/1990-Present
  • Construction Management, B.S. | ABET: Applied and Natural Science Accreditation Commission | 10/01/2015-Present
  • Electronics and Computer Engineering Technology, Associate of Engineering Technology | ABET: Engineering Technology Accreditation Commission | 10/01/1985-Present
  • Electronics and Computer Engineering Technology, Associate of Engineering Technology | ABET: Engineering Technology Accreditation Commission | 10/01/1985-Present
  • Electronics and Computer Engineering Technology, Bachelor of Science | ABET: Engineering Technology Accreditation Commission | 10/01/1985-Present
  • Electronics and Computer Engineering Technology, Bachelor of Science | ABET: Engineering Technology Accreditation Commission | 10/01/1985-Present
  • Geology, B.S. | ABET: Applied and Natural Science Accreditation Commission | 10/01/2015-Present
  • Information Science, BS | ABET: Computing Accreditation Commission | 10/01/2006-Present
  • Mechanical Engineering Technology, Associate of Engineering Technology | ABET: Engineering Technology Accreditation Commission | 10/01/1987-Present
  • Mechanical Engineering Technology, Bachelor of Science | ABET: Engineering Technology Accreditation Commission | 10/01/1987-Present
  • Mechanical Systems Engineering, B.S. | ABET: Engineering Accreditation Commission | 10/01/2016-Present
  • Systems Engineering, BS | ABET: Engineering Accreditation Commission | 10/01/2002-Present