The University of Arkansas (Forth Smith) LPN program is approved by the Arkansas State Board of Nursing. The program is a twelve month full time program which measures student achievement on the basis of predetermined minimum levels of achievement against a competency based criterion referenced system. The program will supplement classroom instruction with clinical experience.
- Official transcripts from all colleges/universities attended
- ACT or COMPASS (taken within the last four years)
- Have a minimum 2.00 cumulative GPA for all college course work
- NLN PAX-PN score: 105
- Clean state and federal criminal background check. People convicted of crime will need to obtain permission from the Arkansas State of Board of Nursing before sitting for the licensure exam.
Students will be selected on the basis of quality points earned for courses on LPN degree plan and score earned on the NLN PAX-PN.
The application deadline for enrollment into the program in the fall semester is the 1st of June.
|State board of nursing approval:||
Fully Approved |
|Average NCLEX PN passrate (3 years):|| 97.77% |
|Average number of students tested annually:|| 14 |
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School's NCLEX PN Passrate History
Annual NCLEX PN passrate data and the number of students who took the exam at University of Arkansas - Fort Smith as reported by Arkansas state board of nursing.