Southern Arkansas University Tech
Camden, AR 71701
Located in Camden, Arkansas, Southern Arkansas University Tech 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 Southern Arkansas University System.
Southern Arkansas University Tech has an open admission/open enrollment policy. The only requirement for entrance is a high school diploma or equivalent (such as GED certificate).
Southern Arkansas University Tech in-state tuition for academic year 2016-2017 was $3,240 and fees $1,437. Out-of-state tuition and fees for the same period were $4,680 and $1,437 respectively.
|Campus LocaleRural: Distant|
|Student to Faculty Ratio12:1|
|Religious Affiliation -|
|Business ModelNot for Profit|
|On Campus HousingYes|
Nursing Programs Offered
The Southern Arkansas University Tech Nursing Program is a program approved by the Arkansas State Nursing Board. The program offers in class instruction in theory and clinical experience.
The practical Nursing program is offered every year with classes beginning in July for graduation in May of the following year.
- A high school diploma or equivalent GED
- Official copy of college(s) transcripts (if applicable)
- Immunizations Record, with proof of 2 measles & 1 rubella shot or 2 MMR shots.
- ACT, ASSET, COMPASS, or SAT scores
- The TEAS V test will be given every Wednesday January 11 through March 7th, 8:30 a.m. at SAU
Applications are accepted from January to March.
Successful applicants into the Practical Nursing Program will be required to submit to a criminal background check before admission. A state and federal criminal background check will be performed before graduation as persons convicted of crimes may or may not be eligible to sit for the state licensure exam.
A mandatory drug screen will be performed through the Ouachita County Medical Center before admission and students will be required to submit a current Arkansas Health card to the Nursing Office.
NCLEX-PN Passrate History
NCLEX-PN passrate history of Southern Arkansas University Tech as reported by Arkansas state board of nursing.
Nursing Programs Graduates - 2016-2017 academic year
|Program name||Degree type||Graduates|
|Nursing Assistant/Aide and Patient Care Assistant/Aide||Certificate||1|
|Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training||Certificate||27|
Nearby Nursing Schools
The following schools are located within 200 miles radius from Southern Arkansas University Tech
South Arkansas Community College
29.23 miles away
University of Arkansas Community College-Hope
49.74 miles away
College of the Ouachitas
52 miles away
Southeast Arkansas College
56.43 miles away
National Park College
65.03 miles away
Northwest Louisiana Technical College
78.78 miles away
79.3 miles away
Pulaski Technical College
83.08 miles away
Bossier Parish Community College
92.46 miles away
Cossatot Community College of the University of Arkansas
98.7 miles away
North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission|
01/01/1980 - Current
Cost (Net Price)
$12,929Average Net Price/year
Net Price by Family Income
|Less than 30k$10,202|
|30k to 48k$10,997|
|48k to 75k$10,312|
|75k to 110k$13,565|
Financial Aid & Loan
Students receiving any grant or scholarship aid
Students Who receive Pell Grants
Federal Student Loans
Two or more races
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
American Indian or Alaska Native
Data soucre: IPEDS colleges survery (Fall 2016)
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 (2015-2016 colleges survey) and Arkansas state board of nursing