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To educate and train a diverse group of highly competent and compassionate healthcare professionals; to create health and research support facilities; and to provide healthy living environments to improve the lives of others.

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ARCOM announces promotions, honors

Three faculty members from the Arkansas College of Osteopathic Medicine received faculty title promotions at a recent luncheon on the ARCOM campus.

Arkansas Colleges of Health Education celebrates five years, discusses future

Happy Birthday to the Arkansas Colleges of Health Education.
The organization celebrated five years since Kyle Parker was hired as president and CEO of the Arkansas College of Osteopathic Medicine. It was also the beginning of what would grow from one college to the Arkansas Colleges of Health Education, which aims to promote a healthy community.

ACHE launches master of biomedical science degree program

The new master of biomedical science program will begin July 26 at the Arkansas Colleges of Health Education (ACHE) in Fort Smith. The program will provide “rigorous post-graduate training in basic science” to students who want to become physicians or further their careers in medical professions but who are not ready for a medical degree program.

ARCOM hosts second annual memorial service to honor body donors, families

When we think of hearts, we think of love. We think of heartbreak. We think of sadness. We think of joy, envy, anxiety, peace. When the first-year medical students at the Arkansas College of Osteopathic Medicine think of hearts, they think of all that and their first patients.

Arkansas: Creating Competitive Communities

Medical research and development will complement the Arkansas Colleges of Health Education, a non-profit, privately owned and operated university that sits on a 228-acre campus in the heart of Chaffee Crossing. The college operates a $3 million research facility in addition to the Arkansas College of Osteopathic Medicine with 150 students per class.

Arkansas Colleges of Health Education announces start of courtyard home construction at Heritage Village

Rick Mooney Construction recently broke ground on courtyard homes for the Arkansas Colleges of Health Education’s Heritage Village living community.

DO Day on the Hill

Our students did a great job representing ARCOM at DO Day on the Hill! Check out their recap video.

Fort Smith school board accepts building donation, saves $3 million on career/tech center

Excitement was obvious Monday night as the Fort Smith School District’s plans to open a career and technology center came one step closer to becoming a reality.

Fort Chaffee Redevelopment Authority board plans to hire interim director

The Fort Chaffee Redevelopment Authority Board of Directors decided Thursday it wants to hire an interim director until a permanent position can be filled.

ARCOM partners with Unity Health for graduate education program

The Arkansas Colleges of Health Education (ACHE) announced Friday a partnership with Unity Health and the Arkansas College of Osteopathic Medicine (ARCOM) for its graduate medicine program.