Best Arkansas Nursing Schools + Programs

This page provides you with a complete overview of available schools providing nursing degrees, programs & certificates in Arkansas. Each school displays the location, school type, total enrolled students and nursing programs offered.

List of Arkansas Nursing Schools and Programs

According to the National Center for Education Statistics, there are a total of 32 of Arkansas nursing schools offering degrees, programs and certificates. The schools below list the following degrees and certificates including Registered Nursing, Nursing Science, Nursing Practice, Nurse Anesthetist and Nursing Administration.

30 Schools

Arkansas Northeastern College

Blytheville, AR
PROGRAMS OFFERED
  • Registered Nursing
Arkansas Northeastern College is located at 2501 S Division Blytheville, AR and is a Public institution. They award and Associate's degree. Their campus setting is considered Fringe Rural, a student population of 2,080 and a 13:1 Student to Faculty Ratio. This school is accredited by North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission, American Dental Association, Commission on Dental Accreditation.

Student Services Offered:

  • Remedial Services
  • Career Counseling Services
  • Employment Services
  • Placement Services
  • Day Care Services

Special Learning Opportunies Include:

  • Weekend/Evening Only Option
  • Distance Education - Undergrad
$2,430 Tuition Public School Type >2,080 Enrollment Yes Online Degree

Arkansas State University-Main Campus

Jonesboro, AR
PROGRAMS OFFERED
  • Registered Nursing
  • Nurse Anesthetist
  • Nursing Practice
Arkansas State University-Main Campus is located at 2105 E. Aggie Road Jonesboro, AR and is a Public institution. They award Certificate, Associate's degree, Bachelor's degree, Postbaccalaureate certificate, Master's degree, Post-master's certificate and Doctor's degree - professional practice. Their campus setting is considered Small City, a student population of 17,446 and a 17:1 Student to Faculty Ratio. This school is accredited by North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission, American Occupational Therapy Association, Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education, American Physical Therapy Association, Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education, Council on Accreditation of Nurse Anesthesia Educational Programs.

Student Services Offered:

  • Remedial Services
  • Career Counseling Services
  • Employment Services
  • Placement Services
  • Day Care Services

Special Learning Opportunies Include:

  • ROTC(Army)
  • Study Aboard
  • Weekend/Evening Only Option
  • Teacher Certification
  • Distance Education - Undergrad
  • Distance Education - Graduate
$8,050 Tuition Public School Type >17,446 Enrollment Yes Online Degree

Arkansas State University-Mountain Home

Mountain Home, AR
PROGRAMS OFFERED
  • Registered Nursing
Arkansas State University-Mountain Home is located at 1600 South College Street Mountain Home, AR and is a Public institution. They award and Associate's degree. Their campus setting is considered Remote Town, a student population of 1,987 and a 17:1 Student to Faculty Ratio. This school is accredited by North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission.

Student Services Offered:

  • Remedial Services
  • Career Counseling Services
  • Employment Services
  • Placement Services

Special Learning Opportunies Include:

  • Weekend/Evening Only Option
  • Distance Education - Undergrad
$2,736 Tuition Public School Type >1,987 Enrollment Yes Online Degree

Arkansas State University-Newport

Newport, AR
PROGRAMS OFFERED
  • Registered Nursing
Arkansas State University-Newport is located at 7648 Victory Blvd Newport, AR and is a Public institution. They award and Associate's degree. Their campus setting is considered Distant Rual, a student population of 4,500 and a 17:1 Student to Faculty Ratio. This school is accredited by North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission.

Student Services Offered:

  • Remedial Services
  • Career Counseling Services

Special Learning Opportunies Include:

  • Distance Education - Undergrad
$2,616 Tuition Public School Type >4,500 Enrollment Yes Online Degree

Arkansas Tech University

Russellville, AR
PROGRAMS OFFERED
  • Registered Nursing
  • Nursing Administration
Arkansas Tech University is located at Administration Bldg 200; 1509 N Boulder Ave Russellville, AR and is a Public institution. They award Certificate, Associate's degree, Bachelor's degree and Doctor's degree - research/scholarship. Their campus setting is considered Remote Town, a student population of 14,169 and a 19:1 Student to Faculty Ratio. This school is accredited by North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission, American Occupational Therapy Association, Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education, American Physical Therapy Association, Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education.

Student Services Offered:

  • Remedial Services
  • Career Counseling Services
  • Employment Services
  • Placement Services

Special Learning Opportunies Include:

  • ROTC(Army)
  • Study Aboard
  • Weekend/Evening Only Option
  • Teacher Certification
  • Distance Education - Undergrad
  • Distance Education - Graduate
$6,192 Tuition Public School Type >14,169 Enrollment Yes Online Degree

Baptist Health Schools-Little Rock

Little Rock, AR
PROGRAMS OFFERED
  • Registered Nursing
Baptist Health Schools-Little Rock is located at 11900 Col Glenn Rd Ste 1000 Little Rock, AR and is a Private institution. They award and Associate's degree. Their campus setting is considered Midsize City, a student population of 990 and a 8:1 Student to Faculty Ratio. This school is accredited by Accrediting Bureau of Health Education Schools, American Occupational Therapy Association, Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education.

Student Services Offered:

  • Career Counseling Services

Special Learning Opportunies Include:

  • Distance Education - Undergrad
$8,802 Tuition Private School Type >990 Enrollment Yes Online Degree

Black River Technical College

Pocahontas, AR
PROGRAMS OFFERED
  • Registered Nursing
Black River Technical College is located at 1410 Hwy 304 East Pocahontas, AR and is a Public institution. They award and Associate's degree. Their campus setting is considered Fringe Rural, a student population of 2,721 and a 14:1 Student to Faculty Ratio. This school is accredited by North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission.

Student Services Offered:

  • Remedial Services
  • Career Counseling Services
  • Employment Services
  • Placement Services

Special Learning Opportunies Include:

  • Weekend/Evening Only Option
  • Distance Education - Undergrad
$2,832 Tuition Public School Type >2,721 Enrollment Yes Online Degree

College of the Ouachitas

Malvern, AR
PROGRAMS OFFERED
  • Registered Nursing
College of the Ouachitas is located at One College Cir Malvern, AR and is a Public institution. They award and Associate's degree. Their campus setting is considered Fringe Town, a student population of 1,861 and a 15:1 Student to Faculty Ratio. This school is accredited by North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission.

Student Services Offered:

  • Remedial Services
  • Career Counseling Services
  • Employment Services
  • Placement Services

Special Learning Opportunies Include:

  • Distance Education - Undergrad
$3,620 Tuition Public School Type >1,861 Enrollment Yes Online Degree

Cossatot Community College of the University of Arkansas

De Queen, AR
PROGRAMS OFFERED
  • Registered Nursing
Cossatot Community College of the University of Arkansas is located at 183 College Drive De Queen, AR and is a Public institution. They award and Associate's degree. Their campus setting is considered Fringe Rural, a student population of 2,323 and a 17:1 Student to Faculty Ratio. This school is accredited by North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission, American Occupational Therapy Association, Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education.

Student Services Offered:

  • Remedial Services
  • Career Counseling Services
  • Employment Services
  • Placement Services

Special Learning Opportunies Include:

  • Distance Education - Undergrad
$3,030 Tuition Public School Type >2,323 Enrollment Yes Online Degree

East Arkansas Community College

Forrest City, AR
PROGRAMS OFFERED
  • Registered Nursing
East Arkansas Community College is located at 1700 Newcastle Rd Forrest City, AR and is a Public institution. They award and Associate's degree. Their campus setting is considered Distant Town, a student population of 1,980 and a 15:1 Student to Faculty Ratio. This school is accredited by North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission.

Student Services Offered:

  • Remedial Services
  • Career Counseling Services
  • Employment Services
  • Placement Services

Special Learning Opportunies Include:

  • Study Aboard
  • Weekend/Evening Only Option
  • Distance Education - Undergrad
$3,090 Tuition Public School Type >1,980 Enrollment Yes Online Degree

Harding University

Searcy, AR
PROGRAMS OFFERED
  • Registered Nursing
Harding University is located at 915 E. Market Ave. Searcy, AR and is a Private institution. They award Bachelor's degree, Master's degree and Doctor's degree - professional practice. Their campus setting is considered Distant Town, a student population of 6,951 and a 16:1 Student to Faculty Ratio. This school is accredited by North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission, Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education, American Association for Marriage and Family Therapy, Commission on Accreditation for Marriage and Family Therapy Education, American Physical Therapy Association, Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education.

Student Services Offered:

  • Remedial Services
  • Career Counseling Services
  • Employment Services
  • Placement Services

Special Learning Opportunies Include:

  • ROTC(Army)
  • Study Aboard
  • Weekend/Evening Only Option
  • Teacher Certification
  • Distance Education - Undergrad
  • Distance Education - Graduate
$17,805 Tuition Private School Type >6,951 Enrollment Yes Online Degree

Henderson State University

Arkadelphia, AR
PROGRAMS OFFERED
  • Registered Nursing
Henderson State University is located at 1100 Henderson Street Arkadelphia, AR and is a Public institution. They award Bachelor's degree, Postbaccalaureate certificate and Post-master's certificate. Their campus setting is considered Distant Town, a student population of 4,261 and a 15:1 Student to Faculty Ratio. This school is accredited by North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission, Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education.

Student Services Offered:

  • Remedial Services
  • Career Counseling Services
  • Placement Services

Special Learning Opportunies Include:

  • ROTC(Army)
  • Teacher Certification
  • Distance Education - Graduate
$7,802 Tuition Public School Type >4,261 Enrollment Yes Online Degree

National Park Community College

Hot Springs, AR
PROGRAMS OFFERED
  • Registered Nursing
National Park Community College is located at 101 College Dr Hot Springs, AR and is a Public institution. They award and Associate's degree. Their campus setting is considered Suburb City, a student population of 3,790 and a 20:1 Student to Faculty Ratio. This school is accredited by North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission.

Student Services Offered:

  • Remedial Services
  • Career Counseling Services
  • Employment Services
  • Placement Services

Special Learning Opportunies Include:

  • Weekend/Evening Only Option
  • Distance Education - Undergrad
$3,500 Tuition Public School Type >3,790 Enrollment Yes Online Degree

North Arkansas College

Harrison, AR
PROGRAMS OFFERED
  • Registered Nursing
North Arkansas College is located at 1515 Pioneer Dr Harrison, AR and is a Public institution. They award and Associate's degree. Their campus setting is considered Remote Town, a student population of 2,542 and a 15:1 Student to Faculty Ratio. This school is accredited by North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission.

Student Services Offered:

  • Remedial Services
  • Career Counseling Services
  • Employment Services
  • Placement Services

Special Learning Opportunies Include:

  • Distance Education - Undergrad
$2,616 Tuition Public School Type >2,542 Enrollment Yes Online Degree

NorthWest Arkansas Community College

Bentonville, AR
PROGRAMS OFFERED
  • Registered Nursing
NorthWest Arkansas Community College is located at One College Drive Bentonville, AR and is a Public institution. They award and Associate's degree. Their campus setting is considered Small City, a student population of 11,654 and a 18:1 Student to Faculty Ratio. This school is accredited by North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission, American Physical Therapy Association, Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education.

Student Services Offered:

  • Remedial Services
  • Career Counseling Services
  • Employment Services
  • Placement Services

Special Learning Opportunies Include:

  • Weekend/Evening Only Option
  • Distance Education - Undergrad
$4,633 Tuition Public School Type >11,654 Enrollment Yes Online Degree

Ozarka College

Melbourne, AR
PROGRAMS OFFERED
  • Registered Nursing
Ozarka College is located at 218 College Dr Melbourne, AR and is a Public institution. They award and Associate's degree. Their campus setting is considered Remote Rural, a student population of 1,770 and a 14:1 Student to Faculty Ratio. This school is accredited by North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission.

Student Services Offered:

  • Remedial Services
  • Career Counseling Services
  • Employment Services
  • Day Care Services

Special Learning Opportunies Include:

  • Weekend/Evening Only Option
  • Distance Education - Undergrad
$2,776 Tuition Public School Type >1,770 Enrollment Yes Online Degree

Phillips Community College of the University of Arkansas

Helena, AR
PROGRAMS OFFERED
  • Registered Nursing
Phillips Community College of the University of Arkansas is located at 1000 Campus Drive Helena, AR and is a Public institution. They award and Associate's degree. Their campus setting is considered Fringe Rural, a student population of 2,281 and a 12:1 Student to Faculty Ratio. This school is accredited by North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission.

Student Services Offered:

  • Remedial Services
  • Career Counseling Services
  • Employment Services
  • Placement Services

Special Learning Opportunies Include:

  • Weekend/Evening Only Option
  • Distance Education - Undergrad
$2,968 Tuition Public School Type >2,281 Enrollment Yes Online Degree

Rich Mountain Community College

Mena, AR
PROGRAMS OFFERED
  • Registered Nursing
Rich Mountain Community College is located at 1100 College Dr Mena, AR and is a Public institution. They award and Associate's degree. Their campus setting is considered Remote Town, a student population of 1,302 and a 15:1 Student to Faculty Ratio. This school is accredited by North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission.

Student Services Offered:

  • Remedial Services
  • Career Counseling Services
  • Employment Services

Special Learning Opportunies Include:

  • Teacher Certification
  • Distance Education - Undergrad
$2,784 Tuition Public School Type >1,302 Enrollment Yes Online Degree

South Arkansas Community College

El Dorado, AR
PROGRAMS OFFERED
  • Registered Nursing
South Arkansas Community College is located at 300 S West Ave El Dorado, AR and is a Public institution. They award and Associate's degree. Their campus setting is considered Remote Town, a student population of 2,322 and a 13:1 Student to Faculty Ratio. This school is accredited by North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission, American Occupational Therapy Association, Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education, American Physical Therapy Association, Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education.

Student Services Offered:

  • Remedial Services
  • Career Counseling Services
  • Employment Services
  • Placement Services

Special Learning Opportunies Include:

  • Weekend/Evening Only Option
  • Distance Education - Undergrad
$2,714 Tuition Public School Type >2,322 Enrollment Yes Online Degree

Southeast Arkansas College

Pine Bluff, AR
PROGRAMS OFFERED
  • Registered Nursing
Southeast Arkansas College is located at 1900 Hazel St. Pine Bluff, AR and is a Public institution. They award and Associate's degree. Their campus setting is considered Small City, a student population of 2,145 and a 16:1 Student to Faculty Ratio. This school is accredited by North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission.

Student Services Offered:

  • Remedial Services
  • Career Counseling Services
  • Employment Services
  • Placement Services

Special Learning Opportunies Include:

  • Weekend/Evening Only Option
  • Distance Education - Undergrad
$3,070 Tuition Public School Type >2,145 Enrollment Yes Online Degree

Southern Arkansas University Main Campus

Magnolia, AR
PROGRAMS OFFERED
  • Registered Nursing
Southern Arkansas University Main Campus is located at 100 E. University Magnolia, AR and is a Public institution. They award Certificate, Associate's degree and Master's degree. Their campus setting is considered Remote Town, a student population of 4,266 and a 17:1 Student to Faculty Ratio. This school is accredited by North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission.

Student Services Offered:

  • Remedial Services
  • Career Counseling Services
  • Employment Services
  • Placement Services

Special Learning Opportunies Include:

  • Teacher Certification
  • Distance Education - Undergrad
  • Distance Education - Graduate
$7,896 Tuition Public School Type >4,266 Enrollment Yes Online Degree

University of Arkansas

Fayetteville, AR
PROGRAMS OFFERED
  • Registered Nursing
  • Nursing Practice
University of Arkansas is located at Administration Bldg 425 Fayetteville, AR and is a Public institution. They award Certificate, Bachelor's degree, Postbaccalaureate certificate, Master's degree, Post-master's certificate and Doctor's degree - professional practice. Their campus setting is considered Small City, a student population of 29,035 and a 19:1 Student to Faculty Ratio. This school is accredited by North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission, American Psychological Association, Commission on Accreditation, Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education.

Student Services Offered:

  • Remedial Services
  • Career Counseling Services
  • Employment Services
  • Placement Services
  • Day Care Services

Special Learning Opportunies Include:

  • ROTC(Army, Air Force)
  • Study Aboard
  • Teacher Certification
  • Distance Education - Undergrad
  • Distance Education - Graduate
$8,522 Tuition Public School Type >29,035 Enrollment Yes Online Degree

University of Arkansas at Little Rock

Little Rock, AR
PROGRAMS OFFERED
  • Registered Nursing
University of Arkansas at Little Rock is located at 2801 S University Ave Little Rock, AR and is a Public institution. They award Certificate, Associate's degree, Bachelor's degree, Postbaccalaureate certificate, Master's degree and Doctor's degree - professional practice. Their campus setting is considered Midsize City, a student population of 14,664 and a 15:1 Student to Faculty Ratio. This school is accredited by North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission, Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Management Education.

Student Services Offered:

  • Remedial Services
  • Career Counseling Services
  • Employment Services
  • Placement Services

Special Learning Opportunies Include:

  • Study Aboard
  • Weekend/Evening Only Option
  • Teacher Certification
  • Distance Education - Undergrad
  • Distance Education - Graduate
$8,108 Tuition Public School Type >14,664 Enrollment Yes Online Degree

University of Arkansas at Monticello

Monticello, AR
PROGRAMS OFFERED
  • Registered Nursing
University of Arkansas at Monticello is located at Highway 425 South Monticello, AR and is a Public institution. They award Certificate, Associate's degree, Bachelor's degree and Master's degree. Their campus setting is considered Remote Town, a student population of 4,573 and a 14:1 Student to Faculty Ratio. This school is accredited by North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission.

Student Services Offered:

  • Remedial Services
  • Career Counseling Services
  • Employment Services
  • Placement Services

Special Learning Opportunies Include:

  • ROTC(Army)
  • Study Aboard
  • Teacher Certification
  • Distance Education - Undergrad
  • Distance Education - Graduate
$6,446 Tuition Public School Type >4,573 Enrollment Yes Online Degree

University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff

Pine Bluff, AR
PROGRAMS OFFERED
  • Registered Nursing
University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff is located at 1200 N University Mail Slot 4789 Pine Bluff, AR and is a Public institution. They award Certificate, Associate's degree, Bachelor's degree and Doctor's degree - research/scholarship. Their campus setting is considered Small City, a student population of 2,800 and a 15:1 Student to Faculty Ratio. This school is accredited by North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission.

Student Services Offered:

  • Remedial Services
  • Career Counseling Services
  • Employment Services
  • Placement Services
  • Day Care Services

Special Learning Opportunies Include:

  • ROTC(Army)
  • Study Aboard
  • Teacher Certification
  • Distance Education - Undergrad
  • Distance Education - Graduate
$6,271 Tuition Public School Type >2,800 Enrollment Yes Online Degree

List of Arkansas Nursing Schools

School Name Type Estimated Tuition
Arkansas Northeastern College Public $2,430
Arkansas State University, Main Campus Public $8,050
Arkansas State University, Mountain Home Public $2,736
Arkansas State University, Newport Public $2,616
Arkansas Tech University Public $6,192
Baptist Health Schools, Little Rock Private $8,802
Black River Technical College Public $2,832
College of the Ouachitas Public $3,620
Cossatot Community College of the University of Arkansas Public $3,030
East Arkansas Community College Public $3,090
Harding University Private $17,805
Henderson State University Public $7,802
National Park Community College Public $3,500
North Arkansas College Public $2,616
NorthWest Arkansas Community College Public $4,633
Ozarka College Public $2,776
Phillips Community College of the University of Arkansas Public $2,968
Rich Mountain Community College Public $2,784
South Arkansas Community College Public $2,714
Southeast Arkansas College Public $3,070
Southern Arkansas University Main Campus Public $7,896
University of Arkansas Public $8,522
University of Arkansas at Little Rock Public $8,108
University of Arkansas at Monticello Public $6,446
University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff Public $6,271
University of Arkansas Community College, Batesville Public $2,562
University of Arkansas Community College, Hope Public $2,640
University of Arkansas Community College, Morrilton Public $3,785
University of Arkansas, Fort Smith Public $5,086
University of Central Arkansas Public $7,889