"Transforming Lives Through Quality Learning Experiences"



The Career Pathways Initiative (CPI) at ASU-Beebe has operated under a state grant program with funding from the Federal TANF (Temporary Aid for Needy Families) Program.  Recent cuts to the amount and distribution of those funds have forced significant changes in the operation of the program at ASU-Beebe and other campuses across the state. 

CPI is designed to assist parent(s) or guardians to become better able to support the economic wellbeing of the family. To qualify, you must be a · Be a resident of Arkansas; AND

  • Must be the parent(s) or legal guardian of a child(ren) (who lives in the home on a permanent basis) under 21years of age OR

  • Be a current or former TEA recipient, OR

  • Be receiving Food Stamps, Medicaid or ARKids, OR

  • Have earnings that fall below the 250% federal poverty level guidelines

To see if you qualify, contact your County DHS Office.

If you feel you meet these requirements, please contact us at (501) 207-6244 to make an appointment. Applications are available on-line for you to download and complete prior to your initial appointment. Click here to download the application (pdf).