Arkansas State University-Newport

Newport, AR 72112

Located in Newport, Arkansas, Arkansas State University-Newport is a public institution that offers diploma and associate's degree programs, which can take 2 to 4 year to complete.

The institution is part of Arkansas State University System that operates 6 campuses in Beebe, Jonesboro, Mountain Home, Newport, West Memphis, Little Rock.

Arkansas State University-Newport has an open admission/open enrollment policy. The only requirement for entrance is a high school diploma or equivalent (such as GED certificate).

Arkansas State University-Newport in-state tuition for academic year 2016-2017 was $2,232 and fees $457. Out-of-state tuition and fees for the same period were $3,648 and $457 respectively.

Overview

Campus LocaleRural: Distant
Student to Faculty Ratio17:1
Open AdmissionYes
Religious Affiliation -
Level2 year
OwnershipPublic
Business ModelNot for Profit
On Campus Housing-
Retention Rate63%

Nursing Programs Offered

  1. LPN

Nursing Programs Graduates - 2016-2017 academic year

Program name Degree type Graduates
Nursing Assistant/Aide and Patient Care Assistant/Aide Certificate 12
Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training Certificate 64
Nursing Assistant/Aide and Patient Care Assistant/Aide Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years 0
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse Associate's degree 32

Nearby Nursing Schools

The following schools are located within 200 miles radius from Arkansas State University-Newport

University of Arkansas Community College-Batesville
26.13 miles away
Black River Technical College
43.48 miles away
East Arkansas Community College
47.8 miles away
Ozarka College
48.75 miles away
Arkansas State University-Beebe
55.76 miles away
Tennessee College of Applied Technology-Memphis
73.09 miles away
Arkansas Northeastern College
73.16 miles away
Southwest Tennessee Community College
73.59 miles away
Arkansas State University-Mountain Home
82.16 miles away
Phillips Community College of the University of Arkansas
82.24 miles away

Accreditations

Institutional Accreditations
North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission
01/01/2002 - Current

Admissions

100%

Acceptance Rate

Net Price

$6,384

Average Net Price/year
Net Price by Family Income
Less than 30k$5,592
30k to 48k$5,514
48k to 75k$7,318
75k to 110k$9,463
Over 110k$10,356
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Cost Per Credit Hours

Cost of a course per credit hour for undergrad and graduate classes.

Undergrad classes

Academic Year In State Out of State
2016-2017 $91.00 $152.00

Graduate classes

Academic Year In State Out of State
2016-2017 $0.00 $0.00

Student Population

2,735

Undergrads

0

Graduates

1,638

Women

1,097

Men

39%

Full-time

61%

Par-time

Ethnic Diversity
White
72%
Black/African American
15%
Hispanic
5%
Two or more races
5%
Race/ethnicity unknown
2%
Asian
1%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
0%
American Indian or Alaska Native
0%
Non-resident alien
0%

Data soucre: IPEDS colleges survery (Fall 2016)

Relevant scholarships

Arkansas Nurses Foundation Research Grant

Arkansas Nurses Foundation provides research grant for nurses who hold an Arkansas Nursing license and graduated from an NLNAC or CCNE accredited program. 

Ginny Blankenship Nursing Scholarship

Applicant must be a non-traditional nursing student attending East Arkansas Community College.

Peggy Pickens Nursing Scholarship

Applicant must be enrolled in the University of Arkansas at Monticello School of Nursing.


More scholarships

Data source: https://nces.ed.gov (2015-2016 colleges survey) and Arkansas state board of nursing
Arkansas State University-Newport
7648 Victory Blvd
Newport, AR 72112
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