Jefferson Regional Medical Center School of Nursing

Pine Bluff, AR 71603

Jefferson Regional Medical Center School of Nursing is a privately run, not for profit institution, located in Pine Bluff, Arkansas. It offers diploma and associate's degree programs, which can take 2 to 4 year to complete.

The institution is part of Jefferson Regional Medical System.

Jefferson Davis Community College has an open admission/open enrollment policy. The only requirement for entrance is a high school diploma or equivalent (such as GED certificate).

Overview

Campus LocaleCity: Small
Student to Faculty Ratio10:1
Open Admission-
Religious Affiliation -
Level2 year
OwnershipPrivate
Business ModelNot for Profit
On Campus Housing-
Retention Rate-

Nursing Programs Offered

  • Diploma Closed in 2016

    The Jefferson Regional Medical Center Nursing program is fully approved by the Arkansas State Board of Nursing. The program offers a twenty four month program of study leading to a diploma in nursing.

    Students admitted into the nursing portion of the program will need to have completed one year of general education before beginning nursing education which will take a two additional two years from January to graduation in December.

    The first part of the nursing course will take 17 weeks and the second 12 weeks while the two 3rd level courses are 12 weeks each and the 2 4th level courses are 8 weeks each.

    Admission Requirements:

    • Official High school transcript or GED equivalency certificate
    • Official transcript for all college courses
    • ACT score (taken within the past five years)
    • Personal interview

    The school begins to process applications for January enrollment in February.

    Applicants will be notified of their status and successful applicants will be required to notify the school of intention to enroll by paying a 100 dollar registration fee within two weeks of receiving the acceptance letter to be applied towards first semester tuition.

    All successful applicants will be required to submit CPR certification to be maintained for the duration of the program. All students will be required to undergo drug testing prior to enrollment and to submit to a criminal background check at the time of enrolment and annually.

    The criminal check will be conducted by an outside agency at the student’s expense.

    Health documents will be required at registration for MMR vaccine, Hepatitis B vaccine series (signed waiver), annual TB test and Diphtheria/ tetanus booster (taken with the past 5-6 years).

    Students who meet the graduation requirements of the college are eligible to apply to take the National Council Licensure Examination for Registered Nurses to obtain licensing by the State board.

  • ADN

Nursing Programs Graduates - 2016-2017 academic year

Program name Degree type Graduates
Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing, Other Associate's degree 25
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse Award of at least 2 but less than 4 academic years 28

Nearby Nursing Schools

The following schools are located within 200 miles radius from Jefferson Regional Medical Center School of Nursing

Baptist Health College-Little Rock
42.49 miles away

Accreditations

Institutional Accreditations
Accrediting Bureau of Health Education Schools
01/23/2014 - Current
Nursing Programs Accreditations
Nursing (DNUR) - Diploma programs
ACEN
01/01/1986 - 01/22/2016

Admissions

No Info Available

Cost (Net Price)

This institution did not admit full-time first-time undergrad students in 2015-2016, therefore net price information is not available.

Financial Aid & Loan

Students receiving any grant or scholarship aid

84%

Recipients

$3,239

Average Amount


Students Who receive Pell Grants

59%

Recipients

$977

Average Amount


Federal Student Loans

62%

Recipients

$6,583

Average Amount

Student Population

61

Undergrads

0

Graduates

47

Women

14

Men

100%

Full-time

0%

Par-time

Ethnic Diversity
White
84%
Black/African American
13%
Hispanic
3%
Asian
0%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
0%
American Indian or Alaska Native
0%
Two or more races
0%
Race/ethnicity unknown
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
Jefferson Regional Medical Center School of Nursing
1600 West 40th St
Pine Bluff, AR 71603
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