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- NOW AVAILABLE: Admission testing information and application for the 2021-22 LPN-AASN program at Jonesboro, West Memphis and Mountain Home. This exam is NOT available through Prometric Testing
- NOW AVAILABLE: Application for the 2021-22 LPN-AASN at Jonesboro, Mountain Home and West Memphis campuses
- NOW AVAILABLE: Admission testing information for Traditional BSN Fall 2021. Testing will be on campus - if unable to come to campus, click here for directions to schedule with a Prometric Testing Center
- NOW AVAILABLE: application for the 2021-24 Traditional BSN Program program Deadline is June 7 by 5PM
- Admission testing information and application for 2022-23 2nd Degree Accelerated BSN Program
- A-STATE nursing programs no longer available at the Beebe Campus.
Please check our website frequently for future updates/changes to the admission-testing schedule
***The School of Nursing policy on the CR/NCR grading scale can be found here.***
To see a list of employment opportunities within the School of nursing, follow this link.
School of Nursing Accreditation and Approval
The School of Nursing at Arkansas State University is approved by the Arkansas State Board of Nursing. The Associate, Baccalaureate, and Master's/Post-Master's Certificate nursing programs at Arkansas State University located in Jonesboro, Arkansas are accredited by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN). The most recent accreditation decision made by the ACEN Board of Commissioners for the Associate and Baccalaureate nursing programs is Continuing Accreditation. The most recent accreditation decision made by the ACEN Board of Commissioners for the Master's/Post-Master's Certificate nursing programs is Continuing Accreditation with Conditions. View the public information disclosed by the ACEN regarding this program at http://www.acenursing.us/accreditedprograms/programSearch.htm.
The Doctorate of Nursing Practice nursing education program is a Candidate for accreditation by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing.
Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing, Inc., 3390 Peachtree Road NE, Suite 1400, Atlanta, GA 30326, Phone (404) 975-5000.