The University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff
The University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff (UAPB) is a historically black university located in Pine Bluff, Arkansas, United States. Founded in 1873, the second oldest public institution in the state of Arkansas.
Since 1988, the university has gained recognition as a leading research institution in aquaculture studies, offering the state's only comprehensive program in this field. It supports a growing regional industry throughout the Mid-South (according to the school, aquaculture is a $167 million industry in Arkansas alone and worth approximately $1.2 billion in the Mississippi Delta region). Recently the program was enhanced by the addition of an Aquaculture/Fisheries PhD program.
UAPB is divided into eight academic divisions.
The School of Agriculture, Fisheries, and Human Sciences
The School of Arts and Sciences
The School of Business and Management
The School of Education
Graduate Studies & Continuing Education