Career Pathways

What is the Career Pathways Initiative?

Career Pathways at ASU-Beebe is a grant funded program designed to assist low-income parents in overcoming barriers preventing them from achieving academic access or success in the workplace. Possible benefits for eligible students may include tuition and fees, childcare expenses, and fuel vouchers.

Contact Form


To qualify, you must:

  • Be a resident of Arkansas; AND
  • Must be the parent or legal guardian of a child under 21 years of age, AND
  • Be receiving Food Stamps, Medicaid or ARKids, or earnings that fall below the 250% federal poverty level guidelines

Required Documents Needed to Apply

  • Current year's Federal Income Tax returns
  • Current DHS letter, on letterhead, with your name listed as Case Header or part of the case stating all of benefits you currently receive (TEA, SNAP, ARKids, Medicaid)
  • Applicant's driver's license or Photo ID
  • Applicant's Social Security card
  • Child(ren)'s birth certificates or Proof of Birth from a hospital
  • Child(ren)’s Social Security cards

How Do I Apply?

  • Click the Contact Form link on the left
  • Complete form
  • Submit the form
  • The Career Pathways office may be reached at 501-207-6243 or 501-882-8902 if you have questions

Plan My Future

Advising and Orientation

Don't know what classes to take? Click here and connect with your advisor.

Degrees And Certificates

Want to know what we offer? Click here

Transfer Options

Needing to transfer? No problem, we have options!

Take college classes while still in high school

Concurrent Enrollment

Concurrent enrollment enables students to get a jump on their degree path by gaining college credits while still in high school.

Vanguard Academies

Click here to learn more about Vanguard Academies through your high school.

Regional Career Center

Courses taken at the Regional Career Center are full academic credit through your high school. Students are also eligible to receive concurrent college credit for most of our programs.

Earn my GED.

GED Offices

Meet our staff and locations.

GED Testing

The ASU-Beebe Adult Education Centers offer Official GED® Testing on the Searcy campus. 

Services Offered

ASUB Adult Ed offers a variety of services and trainings to better prepare the community for the workforce.

Advance my education and skills.

Workforce Education

These short-term classes are usually offered at night, weekends, or online and are designed to enhance personal or professional skills. 

Community Education

The Continuing Education/Workforce Development Department at ASU-Beebe sponsors numerous non-credit classes that are designed to meet the needs of the general public and business workforce.

Advanced Programs

Through a partnership between A-State and ASUB, students may earn baccalaureate degrees from Arkansas State University by taking coursework at the Degree Center on the Beebe campus.

Visit the Vanguard Hub quick links

Visit the Banner Self-Service

Get started to your Vanguard Future!


Request an Official Transcript

Get your transcript sent where you need it.

Need Something Else?

Visit the Vanguard Hub for quick links to student resources.

Visit for a semester!

Visiting Students

Visiting Students are enrolled at a college seeking credit for course work at another college.


Let us help you achieve your education goals!

Vanguard Hub

Visit the Vanguard Hub for all your student resources.