LPN Programs in Arkansas

The Discover Arkansas Data Analysis has pointed out that there is going to be a 15-percent job growth in the field of practical nursing through 2016. This spells greater opportunity for practical nursing graduates. An LPN can progress in his nursing career by continuing his education and becoming a registered nurse. The future is quite bright for nursing graduates in Arkansas and practically every state. 

The median salary for licensed practical nurses in AR was seen at $31,600 with the hourly wage at $15.19. These numbers are according to the Discover Arkansas Data Analysis. Employment and earnings for potential LPNs is definitely worth the cost of the LPN program.

Learn more about this type of program by getting in touch with any of these schools below:

Arkansas Northeastern College

This school's Technical Certificate in Practical Nursing program is given to successful graduates that have committed to acquire the necessary skills and knowledge in becoming an LPN. These are also the ones who have passed the NCLEX-PN. The ANC Practical Nursing program is approved by The Arkansas State Board of Nursing. It is offered at the Paragould and Burdette campuses.

Being admitted to the PN program is open to all applicants that meet the school’s selective admission criteria. Two prerequisite courses must be completed prior to one’s admission, though.

Black River Technical College

This is a public community college. It accepts both freshman and transfer students. The LPN program at Black River Technical College combines classroom instruction with clinical hours for their three-semester certificate LPN program.

 

Southern Arkansas University Tech

Southern Arkansas University Tech


The Southern Arkansas University Tech Nursing Program is a program approved by the Arkansas State Nursing Board. The program offers in class instruction in theory and clinical experience. The [...]
6415 Spellman Road
Camden, AR 71701
(870) 574-4500

Southeast Arkansas College

Southeast Arkansas College


The Southeast Arkansas practical nursing program is approved by the Arkansas state board of nursing through regular evaluations. The program prepares students to offer direct and primary [...]
1900 Hazel St.
Pine Bluff, AR 71603
(870) 543-5900

South Arkansas Community College

South Arkansas Community College

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The South Arkansas Community College Practical Nursing program is approved by the Arkansas State Board for Nursing. The program has three tracks: one which is a full time day program, the [...]
300 S West Ave
El Dorado, AR 71731
(870) 862-8131

Northwest Technical Institute

Northwest Technical Institute


The Northwest Technical Institute offers nursing education to students entering the health care profession by qualifying for licensure by the Arkansas State Board of Nursing. The Institute is [...]
709 S Old Missouri Rd
Springdale, AR 72764
(479) 751-8824 x0

Pulaski Technical College

Pulaski Technical College

Part-time
The LPN program at Pulaski takes 11 months to complete. The program is offred from August to June every year. The non-traditional track which is a 22 month certificate program starts in August [...]
3000 W Scenic Dr
North Little Rock, AR 72118
(501) 812-2200

Baptist Health College-Little Rock

Baptist Health College-Little Rock

Hybrid
The LPN Program at Baptist Health Schools is accredited by the Accrediting Bureau of Health Education Schools and the program is approved by Arkansas State Board of Nursing. The program offers [...]
11900 Col Glenn Rd Ste 1000
Little Rock, AR 72210
(501) 202-6200

Arkansas Northeastern College

Arkansas Northeastern College


The Arkansas Northeastern College Practical Nursing Program is approved by the Arkansas State Board of Nursing and is currently seeking approval to reduce the 13 month program to a 10 and a [...]
2501 S Division
Blytheville, AR 72316
(870) 762-1020 x1114

University of Arkansas-Fort Smith

University of Arkansas-Fort Smith


The University of Arkansas (Forth Smith) LPN program is approved by the Arkansas State Board of Nursing. The program is a twelve month full time program which measures student achievement [...]
5210 Grand Ave
Fort Smith, AR 72913
(479) 788-7000

Ozarka College

Ozarka College


The Ozarka College LPN program is approved by the Arkansas State Board of Nursing.  The program is offered for 3 semesters and it take 18 months to complete. It begins in January and its [...]
218 College Dr
Melbourne, AR 72556
(870) 368-7371

North Arkansas College

North Arkansas College


The North Arkansas College Practical Nursing program has been fully approved by the Arkansas State Board of nursing and has a tradition of a close to 100% passrate on the National Council [...]
1515 Pioneer Dr
Harrison, AR 72601
(870) 743-3000

Cossatot Community College of the University of Arkansas

Cossatot Community College of the University of Arkansas

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The Cossatot Community College, University of Arkansas Practical Nursing is approved by the Arkansas State Board of Nursing. The program has an 11 month day program beginning in August and [...]
183 College Drive
De Queen, AR 71832
(870) 584-4471

Black River Technical College

Black River Technical College


The Black River Technical College Practical Nursing program is accredited by Arkansas State Board of Nursing. The program is a combination of in class instruction and clinical practice. The [...]
1410 Hwy 304 East
Pocahontas, AR 72455
(870) 248-4000

Arkansas Northeastern College at Burdette Center

Arkansas Northeastern College at Burdette Center


Highway 148 and Interstate 55
Burdette, AR 72321

Arkansas State University-Main Campus

Arkansas State University-Main Campus


2105 E. Aggie Road
Jonesboro, AR 72401
(870) 972-2100

CHI-St. Vincent Infirmary

CHI-St. Vincent Infirmary


Two St. Vincent Circle
Little Rock, AR 72205

Arkansas Tech University - Ozark Campus

Arkansas Tech University - Ozark Campus


1700 Helberg Lane
Ozark, AR 72949

University of Arkansas Community College-Morrilton

University of Arkansas Community College-Morrilton


1537 University Blvd.
Morrilton, AR 72110
(501) 977-2000

University of Arkansas Community College-Hope

University of Arkansas Community College-Hope


2500 S Main
Hope, AR 71801
(870) 777-5722

University of Arkansas Community College-Batesville

University of Arkansas Community College-Batesville


2005 White Drive
Batesville, AR 72503
(870) 612-2000

Rich Mountain Community College

Rich Mountain Community College


1100 College Dr
Mena, AR 71953
(479) 394-7622

National Park College

National Park College


101 College Dr
Hot Springs, AR 71913
(501) 760-4222

College of the Ouachitas

College of the Ouachitas


One College Circle
Malvern, AR 72104
(501) 337-5000 x1100

University of Arkansas at Monticello

University of Arkansas at Monticello


Highway 425 South
Monticello, AR 71656
(870) 367-6811

Phillips Community College of The University of Arkansas - DeWitt Campus

Phillips Community College of The University of Arkansas - DeWitt Campus

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1210 Ricebelt. HWY 165 S. Box 427
DeWitt, AR 72042

Crowley's Ridge Technical Institute

Crowley's Ridge Technical Institute


1620 Newcastle Road
Forrest City, AR 72335
(870) 633-5411

Arkansas State University-Beebe

Arkansas State University-Beebe


1000 Iowa Street
Beebe, AR 72012
(501) 882-3600

Arkansas State University-Newport

Arkansas State University-Newport


7648 Victory Blvd
Newport, AR 72112
(870) 512-7800

Arkansas State University-Mountain Home

Arkansas State University-Mountain Home

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1600 South College Street
Mountain Home, AR 72653
(870) 508-6100