Innovative programming and strategic partnerships are among the many ways the University of Arkansas – Fort Smith is helping promote workforce development in our region.

“We offer a suite of services to our local businesses,” Serna said, saying workforce development is one of the core components of the university.

Serna referenced the university’s new mission statement — UAFS will be a national center for preparing students for workforce mobility through education and professional development while serving as the thought leader in the region’s workforce training — as proof of the university’s commitment to companies in the region.