Jefferson Regional Medical Center School of Nursing

Pine Bluff, AR 71603

Jefferson Regional Medical Center School of Nursing is one of the three private 2-year, not-for-profit colleges in Arkansas. Its campus is small in size and located in Pine Bluff. The institution offers only undergrad degree programs.

Overview

Campus LocaleSmall City
Campus SizeSmall
Student to Faculty Ratio10:1
Is Admission OpenNo
Religious Affiliation -
Level2-year
TypePrivate
Business ModelNot-for-profit
On Campus Housing-
Retention Rate-

Nursing Programs Offered

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.

Nursing Programs Graduates (2017-2018 academic year)

Number of Graduates
Degree type Men Women
Award of at least 2 but less than 4 academic years 4 21

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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

Admission

No Info Available

Cost to Attend

No Info Available

Financial Aid

No Info Available

Student Population

65

Undergrads

0

Graduates

55

Women

10

Men

100%

Full-time

0%

Par-time

Ethnic Diversity
White
74%
Black/African American
26%
Two or more races
0%
Non-resident alien
0%
Race/ethnicity unknown
0%
Asian
0%
Hispanic
0%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
0%

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 (2017-2018 colleges survey) and Arkansas state board of nursing.

Jefferson Regional Medical Center School of Nursing
1600 West 40th Avenue
Pine Bluff, AR 71603
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