Jacksonville - Little Rock AFB University Center


Customer Service: (501) 987-3417
Base Training: (501) 987-3776
Formal Training: (501) 987-8626


Building 1490
Address: 1490 Vandenberg Blvd.
Jacksonville, AR 72076

Hours of Operation

Customer Service
Monday - Thursday: 8 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Friday: 10 a.m. - 3 p.m. 

    Welcome to Our Education Center


    We provide educational opportunities and counseling services to all Air Force members assigned to Little Rock AFB; active duty personnel, DOD Civilian employees, adult family members, and military retirees. We provide additional support to Air Force Reservists, Arkansas National Guard and other sister service members. There are six on base universities offering both undergraduate and graduate programs.

    Terms are offered in a variety of formats: lunch, evening, week-end, and online.


    On-Base Program Listing

    Arkansas State University - Beebe
    Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University
    Southern Illinois University Carbondale
    University of Arkansas - Fayetteville
    Webster University
    Park University

    Our Services


    Community College of the Air Force (CCAF)

    CCAF is the largest community college in the world and offers a job-related associate in applied science degrees and other academic credentials to the enlisted force. Airmen can fulfill general education requirements through civilian colleges, CLEP exams, and DSST exams. Official transcripts must be sent directly to CCAF in order to be applied to CCAF. Check with your school for any applicable fees. Transcripts should be mailed to:

    CCAF/DESS 100 S. Turner Blvd. Maxwell AFB, Gunter Annex, AL 36114-3011

    CLEP and DSST Exams

    Schedule exams at the ASU-Beebe office, building 1940, room 115, Phone 988-4151

    Study Materials:

    Enlisted Commissioning Information

    Officer candidates can choose from one of several paths to earn their commission.

    • AF Academy

    Testing Available By Appointment


    GI Bill

    The GI Bill can provide educational assistance to servicemembers, veterans, and their dependents. Learn more:

    Transition Assistance - Accessing Higher Education

    In conjunction with the Department of Defense Transition GPS (Goals, Plans, Success) program, the Education Center offers the 2-day Accessing Higher Education Track to help prepare members in pursuing education.

    This course is designed to guide transitioning service members through the variety of decisions involved in choosing a degree completion program, preparing for the college admissions application process, and finding funding. The expected outcome is the creation of a customized plan for a successful transition to a higher education institution. For additional information on scheduling, please contact the Transition Counselor at 501-987-3417.

    * Transition Assistance Program (TAP)

    DoD MWR Libraries Education/ Lifelong Learning Resources

    DoD MWR Libraries are proud to introduce your launching point to education and career success. You have free access to comprehensive content to help you find the right educational program, prepare for an important exam, and plan your career. Whether you're heading back to school or into the workforce, be sure to make use of this valuable resource.

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