JONESBORO, ARKANSAS CITY GUIDE 2018 : 29 : second largest university in Arkansas : first American-style residential campus in Querétaro, Mexico : second largest employer in Jonesboro : first college of osteopathic medicine in Arkansas : four largest venues in the region including A-State Convo Center : athletic department competes at highest level of the NCAA : awarded Apple Distinguished Program for all-digital classroom materials : first Arkansas institution designed as Bicycle Friendly University : first National Weather Service Ambassdor in Arkansas : home to one of the top media programs in the US : oldest NPR-member radio station west of the Mississippi : named number one nursing school in the state in 2016 : instructional leader by producing the most educators for the state : largest online university in the state : most online graduates and students in the state : home of one of the largest instructional buildings in the state : home of Arkansas' first Artist Laureate and world-renowned printmaker : ASU Heritage Sites serve as economic catalysts for local small towns : additional campus locations in Beebe, Mountain Home, Newport and West Memphis : instructional centers in Heber Springs, Marked Tree, Paragould, Searcy and Little Rock AFB QUICK FACTS: WOLVES UP! WOLVES UP!