Arkansas State University Mid-South is a public, two-year, open-door institution serving Crittenden County, Ark., and the surrounding areas with a comprehensive educational program. Located in West Memphis, the college is committed to economic development in the Arkansas Delta through the provision of high quality, affordable, and convenient learning opportunities and services consistent with identified student, community, and regional needs.
College personnel are committed to student learning, customer service, and an entrepreneurial approach to education. Consequently, the college is building a continuum of educational opportunities through alliances with public schools, business and industry, and other institutions of higher education to increase college-preparedness and to provide local access to baccalaureate and graduate programs and professional training.
ASU Mid-South offers associate degree, technical certificate and certificate of proficiency programs; courses that lead to professional certifications; business and community education courses; and adult/literacy education. The college employs more than 300 full- and part-time employees to meet the needs of students from Arkansas, Tennessee, and Mississippi.