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 only avilable in Melbourne Campus. The college also offers two 11 months programs at its Ash Flat and Mountain View Campuses.
Clinical experience for this program will be in a range of clinical setting in the four county area.
Basic Admission Requirements:
- Official high school or college transcripts or GED
- Proof of immunization against measles, mumps, and rubella.
- ACT, SAT, ASSET or Compass assessment.
- submit to a criminal background check
Applications for January enrollment at the Melbourne Campus are accepted between the 1st of September and the 1st of November.
The application period for classes beginning in August at all campuses is between the 1st of February and the 1st of April.
Graduates from the program are eligible to apply for the National Council Licensure Exam (NCLEX-PN) after completing classes to be licensed to practice.
|State board of nursing approval:||Fully Approved|
|Average NCLEX PN passrate (3 years):||89.4%|
|Average number of students tested annually:||68|
|Program accreditations:||Not Accredited|
|Available Study Options|
NCLEX PN Passrate History
Annual NCLEX PN passrate data and the number of students who took the exam at Ozarka College as reported by Arkansas state board of nursing.
|Year||Students Tested||School||National Avg|
North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission|
01/01/1996 - Current
|Campus LocaleRural: Remote|
|Student to Faculty Ratio15:1|
|Religious Affiliation -|
|Business ModelNot for Profit|
|On Campus Housing-|
$6,523Average Net Price/year
Net Price by Family Income
|Less than 30k$6,543|
|30k to 48k$6,249|
|48k to 75k$7,198|
|75k to 110k--|
Financial Aid & Loan
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