Dale Bumpers College of Agricultural, Food and Life Sciences

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Dale Bumpers College of Agricultural, Food, and Life Sciences
Bumpers College
Established 1905
Type Public
Endowment $15 Million
Dean Michael Vayda
Students 2,052 (2012)[1]
Undergraduates 1,737 (2012)[1]
Postgraduates 315 (2012)[1]
Location Fayetteville, Arkansas, USA
Campus University of Arkansas
Affiliations University of Arkansas
Website http://bumperscollege.uark.edu
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The Dale Bumpers College of Agricultural, Food, and Life Sciences is the University of Arkansas' college for students interested in plants, animals, food, the natural environment and the human environment. It is named for former US Senator and Arkansas governor Dale Bumpers. Bumpers College currently offers 14 majors.[2] The Poultry Science program ranks as one of the three best nationally.[2] Many faculty members have University of Arkansas Division of Agriculture research or extension appointments, which adds significantly to the number of teaching faculty and the resources available for instruction and extracurricular learning opportunities.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c "Fall 2012 11th Day Enrollment Report" (PDF). University of Arkansas Office of Institutional Research. October 23, 2013. p. 3. Retrieved January 23, 2013. 
  2. ^ a b "Profile of Bumpers College." Profile Retrieved on 29-3 2008.