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.
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.
|State board of nursing approval:||Fully Approved|
|Average NCLEX PN passrate (3 years):||97.6%|
|Average number of students tested annually:||15|
|Program accreditations:||Not Accredited|
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Annual NCLEX PN passrate data and the number of students who took the exam at Southern Arkansas University Tech as reported by Arkansas state board of nursing.
|Year||Students Tested||School||National Avg|