Arkansas Northeastern College
Blytheville, AR 72316
Arkansas Northeastern College is one of the 22 public 2-year colleges in Arkansas. Its campus is small in size and located in the rural town of Blytheville. The institution offers only undergrad degree programs.
Every year 29% of students graduate in 150% of the time it takes to complete their respective studies.
Arkansas Northeastern College's in-state tuition for 2017-2018 academic year was $2,212, and fees were $358. Out-of-state tuition and fees for the same period were $3,612 and $358 respectively.
|Campus LocaleFringe Rural|
|Student to Faculty Ratio15:1|
|Is Admission OpenYes|
|Religious Affiliation -|
|On Campus Housing-|
Nursing Programs Offered
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 half month program.
The program combines nursing courses with practical experience in clinical settings including hospitals and other health care facilities in the service area. The PN program is offered at both the ANC Burdette and Paragould Campuses.
Admission Requirements for the program:
- Complete admission application to enter ANC
- Official High School Transcript or GED Equivalency certificate and official college transcripts from colleges previously attended (cumulative 2.0 minimum grade point average required for all college work)
- Recent ACT, SAT or COMPASS scores (taken with the last four years)
- Complete required pre-requisite courses for the program (within the last 5 years)
- Score a minimum of 100 on the NLN PAX PN
- Submit Immunizations Record
Deadline for application is the 1st of March.
Admission to the program will be based on a selective process based on standard admission criteria established by the school. The ANC PN program does not allow advanced placement.
The program selects applicants for enrollment in the fall semester in the preceding spring.
Nursing Programs Graduates (2017-2018 academic year)
|Number of Graduates|
|Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years||1||27|
NCLEX-RN Passrate History
NCLEX-RN passrate history of Arkansas Northeastern College as reported by Arkansas state board of nursing.
NCLEX-PN Passrate History
NCLEX-PN passrate history of Arkansas Northeastern College as reported by Arkansas state board of nursing.
North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission|
01/01/1980 - Current
Nursing Programs Accreditations
Nursing (ADNUR) - Associate degree programs|
01/01/1988 - 06/30/2014
Cost to Attend
The following table details the reported cost of attendance per credit hour for the 2017-2018 academic year.
|In District Students||$69|
|In State Students||$79|
|Out of State Students||$129|
|In District Students||--|
|In State Students||--|
|Out of State Students||--|
Based on the above credit hour costs, here is a sample tuition for different nursing programs.
|Program||Credit Hours||In district||In State||Out of State|
If you attend a private, for-profit school, usually the additional cost (besides tuition) is about 10% of the tuition. If you attend a public school or a not-for-profit private school, the additional cost is around 50% of the tuition.
In 2017-2018 academic year, 98% of Arkansas Northeastern College's students received financial aid. Below is the breakdown of the financial aid provided to students.
|Students Receiving Aid||Average Amount/Student|
|Other Federal Grant||--||--|
|State Grant & Scholarships||27%||$865|
|Institutional Grant & Scholarships||42%||$1,962|
|Federal Student Loans||--||--|
$6,213Average Net Price/year
Average Net Price by Family Income
|Less than $30,000$4,848|
|$30,001 to $48,000$5,524|
|$48,001 to $75,000$6,993|
|$75,001 to $110,000$7,080|
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Arkansas Nurses Foundation provides research grant for nurses who hold an Arkansas Nursing license and graduated from an NLNAC or CCNE accredited program.
Applicant must be a non-traditional nursing student attending East Arkansas Community College.
Applicant must be enrolled in the University of Arkansas at Monticello School of Nursing.
Data source: https://nces.ed.gov (2017-2018 colleges survey) and Arkansas state board of nursing.