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Follow this link to check for available openings with our department. 

Application Information:

NOW AVAILABLE:  Click here for admission testing information for the 2020-21 Traditional AASN Program at Mountain Home and West Memphis Campus.   You DO NOT have to be admitted to A-State to schedule your admission exam!

NOW AVAILABLE:  Applications for Traditional AASN program for 2020-21 for West Memphis and Mountain Campuses only.  We are NOT accepting applications for the Beebe Campus.  You DO NOT have to be admitted to A-State to submit your nursing application!


    COMING SOON  - Admission testing for the following programs

    2020-21 2nd Degree Accelerated BSN 


     2020-21 Online LPN-AASN 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)

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    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

    Tyler Long

    Undergraduate Programs

    Rachel Hill


    Graduate Programs

    Nathaniel Frank


    Nurse Anesthesia Program

    Kathleen Wysocki


    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 and Philosophy

    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.