We are educating the next generation of healthcare professionals to serve the underserved.
Arkansas Colleges of Health Education
To educate and train a diverse group of highly competent and compassionate healthcare professionals; to create health and research support facilities; and to provide healthy living environments to improve the lives of others.
We are educating the next generation of healthcare professionals through doctoral and masters-level programs.
Our research initiatives extend beyond the basic-science laboratory facility. We are improving healthcare through innovative research.
Holistic wellness is one of our core values. We are passionate about providing wellness resources to our campus and community.
The Arkansas Colleges of Health Education (ACHE) is a private, not-for-profit institution located in Fort Smith, Arkansas. We are fulfilling our mission of training competent, compassionate healthcare professionals through our doctor of osteopathic medicine, doctor of occupational therapy, doctor of physical therapy, and master of science in biomedicine.
Diversity at ACHE
Creating a campus community where all students, faculty, staff, alumni, and community members belong and thrive is vital to our holistic efforts of diversity, equity, and inclusion.
News & Events
ACHE Names Allan Marshall Executive Director of Advancement
Movers & Shakers ACHE Names Allan Marshall Executive Director of Advancement (Super Mover) by Arkansas Business Staff Monday, Apr. 10, 2023 12:00 am 2 min read Allan Marshall graduated from Baylor and has spent his career in Texas. (Provided) Allan Marshall has...
ACHE to Dedicate First Floor of Health & Wellness Center
Arkansas Colleges of Health Education set to dedicate first floor of new research institute in Fort Smith by Thomas Saccente | March 5, 2023 at 1:00 a.m. 0 Elizabeth McClain, chief wellness officer for the Arkansas Colleges of Health Education, previews on Wednesday...
ACHE to Add New Master of Public Health Degree Program
Fort Smith’s Arkansas Colleges of Health Education set to start new master of public health degree program in 2024 by Thomas Saccente | January 29, 2023 at 1:00 a.m. 0 Elizabeth McClain, Arkansas Colleges of Health Education chief wellness officer, and Blake Metcalf,...
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Fort Smith, AR 72916