A Message from the Director
On behalf of our faculty, staff, and students, I would like to thank you for your interest in attending the Fort Smith Branch Campus of Vista College. I also want to congratulate you for taking an important first step towards pursuing an educational opportunity that can lead to a better life and brighter future.
For more than 25 years, Vista College has been providing cost-effective training programs that have helped thousands of people reach their career goals. We offer a wide range of Degree, Diploma, and Certificate programs in rapidly growing career fields such as Healthcare, Trades, Business, and Technology.
Regardless of which program you choose, you will receive relevant, hands-on instruction from teachers who are experts in their fields. All of our instructors bring a unique combination of extensive academic training and real-world experience to the teaching process. Our small classes also ensure you get the personalized training that will make a meaningful difference in your academic and professional success. Our teaching methodology includes a blend of classroom and hands-on training for a well-rounded educational experience.
We also offer flexible programs to meet the needs of today’s students. Day and evening classes are available, making it easy to incorporate learning into your busy lifestyle. Programs start every five weeks, so you won’t have to wait long to start training for your new career.
We also understand that many students are in a hurry to get trained and start their new careers. Vista College Degree programs can typically be completed in less than two years when attending on a full-time basis. Additionally, you can earn a Diploma or Certificate in less than a year. We’ll help you get the training you need to succeed without having to spend four long years in college.
As a Vista College student, you’ll benefit from a wide variety of career services that are available throughout your working life. Our Career Services Department can offer valuable guidance in developing a tailored job search strategy, creating an attention-grabbing resume, and preparing for the job interview process. Our Financial Aid Advisors can also help you locate and pursue grants, scholarships, and loans that can make your education more affordable.
Our Fort Smith, AR campus is fully equipped to meet the needs of the modern student from both an educational and technological perspective. If you’re from outside the area and plan on residing here while you study, Fort Smith has an abundance of entertainment, cultural, and recreational activities that will make your stay an enjoyable experience.
We invite you to take a closer look at our Fort Smith Campus by scheduling a tour at your convenience. You’re also welcome to sit in on a class to get a true feel of what your educational experience will be like. Contact us at 1(866) 442-4197 and we’ll be happy to make the arrangements for you! You can also contact us to learn more about college education programs, financial aid options, and available career services.
Discover what we mean when we say that your success is our success!