Henderson's Department of Aviation is Arkansas's only university program that offers a four-year bachelor of science degree specifically in aviation. Utilizing experienced faculty, flight instructors, and 15 aircraft our goal is to provide students the training and education necessary to prepare them for a career in the professional aviation industry in the safest environment possible, whether they want to fly for the airlines, manage the airports they serve, or manage the fleet they fly. If you have any questions or comments about what we offer or about our website, please e-mail us and we will respond as quickly as possible.
Dr. Martin Halpern, professor of history at Henderson State University, has been awarded a Fulbright Scholarship to teach at the University of Munich in Germany in 2012-13. The Fulbright Program is the U.S. Government’s flagship program in international educational exchange. It was proposed in 1945 by Sen. J. William Fulbright of Arkansas. The program sends 800 U.S. faculty and professionals abroad each year where they lecture and conduct research in a wide variety of academic and professional fields.