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NOW AVAILABLE:  Admission testing information for Fall 2019 traditional BSN, LPN-BSN and LPN-AASN programs.  Click here for BSN and LPN-BSN Test Dates.   Admission testing information for LPN-AASN click here

Coming Soon:  Applications for the Traditional BSN, LPN-BSN and LPN-AASN for Fall 2019 will be available April 30 and the deadline to apply is June 7, 2019.


COMING SOON  - Admission testing for Spring 2020

 2020-21 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)

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

Rachel Hill


Graduate Programs

Rachel HIll

Nurse Anesthesia Program
Shelly Cristee

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.