Welcome to Arkansas State University!


The School of Nursing is pleased to offer an online LPN-AASN Program starting Fall 2017.  

This option will be offered on the Jonesboro Campus only to LPN's residing in the state of Arkansas, and currently employed full-time at an acute or long-term care facility.

More information coming soon.


HESI Admission Test dates 2017-18 2nd Degree Accelerated BSN Progam

Admission Application for 2nd Degree Accelerated BSN Program for 2017-18

Available January 15, 2017 - Application for 2nd Degree Accelerated BSN Program

Effective July 1, 2016, based on recent legislation in Arkansas, students admitted to professional programs that lead to licensure upon graduation are required to have a successful background check to complete formal admission.

Student Nurses Association (SNA)

Student Nurses Association Logo

The mission the the Arkansas State University's chapter of NSNA is to provide nursing education, facilitate unanimity among our future colleagues in nursing and to optimize the nursing student's exposure to the various aspects and passages in the constantly changing field of nursing. For more information about SNA or to become a member, click here.

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Be sure to check out the SNA Newsletter for all events and updates.

Degree Questions?

Pre-Nursing Advisor
Jenafer Wray

Undergraduate Programs

Robin Thompson


Master Programs and DNP
Amanda Waters

Nurse Anesthesia Program
Patricia Davis

Directions to the School of Nursing

School of Nursing Building

Jonesboro is easy to get to from anywhere in Arkansas and the Mid-South.  Drive on over to check out our campus, you'll be glad you did.

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Our Mission

The mission of the School of Nursing is to educate, enhance and enrich students for evolving professional nursing practice.

School of Nursing Accreditation

The School of Nursing at Arkansas State University is approved by the Arkansas State Board of Nursing and accredited by the Accrediting Commission for Education in Nursing, Inc., 3343 Peachtree Rd. NE, Suite 850, Atlanta, GA  30326. Phone (404) 975-5000.