Second Summer Term Begins July 7 at ASU-Newport

NEWPORT, Ark. (6-24-2014) — Classes for the second summer term at ASU-Newport begin July 7 and registration remains open for students wishing to add courses to their summer schedule. Registration will continue through July 6 for Summer II, and registration also remains open for the Fall 2014 semester, which begins August 18.

ASU-Newport currently offers more than 35 degrees and/or technical certifications or certificates of proficiency in more than 20 fields of study.

ASU-Newport’s course offerings include College Algebra, Physical Science, English, Biological Science, U.S. and World History, Chemistry, Business Law, Criminal Justice and many more. Technical courses include Welding, Commercial Truck Driving, Nursing, Surgical Technology, High Voltage Lineman Technology, Diesel Technology, Phlebotomy, Hospitality Service, Telecommunications, Renewable Energy, Collision Repair Technology and many more.

Courses are offered online as well as on all three of ASUN’s campuses in Newport, Marked Tree and Jonesboro.

Summer and fall semester course offerings may be found online at

To enroll at ASU-Newport, prospective students need to submit an application for admission, ACT/Compass scores, official high school transcript or GED score and immunization records. For more information or to begin the registration process, call 800-976-1676 or log on to

The public is reminded that during the summer, ASU-Newport’s campus locations in Newport, Jonesboro and Marked Tree will be open from 7:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m., Monday through Thursday, through August 7. With the exception of White River Hall on the Newport campus, all offices and locations of ASUN will be closed on Fridays. ASU-Newport will resume normal operating hours Monday, August 11.