Hot Springs, AR Higher Education Overview

By Hannah Bulla on August 22, 2012 at 9:04 pm EST

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Hot Springs offers opportunities for higher education within the city for both vocational and general pursuits. National Park Community College and Hot Springs Beauty College both provide their students with excellent education in their respective fields. For students looking for a four-year degree, the University of Arkansas is about four hours from Hot Springs.

National Park Community College

Located northwest of Hot Springs, National Park Community College provides two-year programs to more than 2,000 students each year. They offer Associate degrees in fields such as Business, Nursing, Communications and Arts.

Hot Springs Beauty College

Hot Springs Beauty College, located east of downtown, provides its students with hands-on experience in the various fields of cosmetology. The school offers courses in skin care and manicuring, and tuition is roughly $12,000.

Learn about the public and private schools in Hot Springs.

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