Office of Academic Affairs | NorthWest Arkansas Community College

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Office of Academic Affairs

NWACC's Office of Academic Affairs oversees and provides campus leadership for the college's academic enterprise. As the Vice President of Learning and the Chief Academic Officer, Dr. Tompkins leads the Office of Academic Affairs.

Working with deans, department chairs, faculty and staff, he ensures that NWACC is supporting student success by providing an excellent education, recruiting and retaining its outstanding and diverse faculty, and fulfilling its commitment to northwest Arkansas and beyond through teaching, research, creative activity and community engagement.


Fall 2020 Academic Instruction Plans

This fall, NWACC intends to offer limited face-to-face and multiple hybrid instructional formats including remote synchronous learning and online courses. The college’s mission is to serve the whole community, and students have expressed the preference and necessity to take classes in these formats.