Future plans include the 5, square-foot Trout Nature Center. Founding[ edit ] Ed Coulter, the founding chancellor of the college, announced his intention to retire on June 30, He served as chancellor for 17 years and was appointed in Coulter earned his Bachelor of Science in education from Ouachita Baptist University and his master's degree in education and his doctorate in education from the University of Arkansas.
A second doctoral program, in environmental science, was begun in the fall ofand the doctoral program in heritage studies began in the fall of Newer doctoral programs are in environmental science, molecular biosciences and physical therapy. The medical school is located on campus in the historic Wilson Hall.
Today, the institution has more than 90, alumni. A-State has grown rapidly over the past 20 years. Current enrollment for the Jonesboro campus stands close to 14, and the system has an enrollment of greater than 21, The Herald, a weekly student newspaper, was founded in and has a circulation of 5, ASU-TV, a program under the Department of Radio-Television, gives students hands-on experience in the field of television broadcasting.
Starting in fallan Internet-based student radio station, Red Wolf Radio, was added to the student media. The athletic teams, previously known as the Indians, are now known as the Red Wolves.
Inthe Red Wolves football team became Sun Belt Conference champions for a second straight year, finishing the regular season with a record, and capped off its successful season with its first bowl game victory since becoming a Division I-A FBS program with a victory over Kent State in the GoDaddy.
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