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The University of Arkansas - Fort Smith is now offering an associate degree in UAS. This program uses an approach in instruction that incorporates unmanned aerial vehicle operations, maintenance, regulations, data collection, and data analytics. The program addresses the technology and its uses across many industries, offering coursework that has multiple industry applications. This degree offers two concentrations: Operations or Analyst.

This emerging technology is estimated to have an $82 billion economic impact in the United States by 2025. UAFS can train you to capitalize on that figure now.

  • Training in complete operations, management, data collection, and data analysis
  • Unique partnerships with utility corporations,
  • the Arkansas Air National Guard 188th Wing,
  • and the Arkansas Army National Guard 
  • Top-of-the-line flight simulators used by the U.S. Department of Defense and other industry leaders
  • Veteran and active duty-friendly programming 
  • Fully online options

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