Arkansas Nursing Schools

Arkansas is not free from nursing shortage. The main reason of shortage of nurse is the lack of faculty at nursing schools. In Arkansas, students can access nursing education through online and campus. Various nursing programs offered by the schools including CNA Programs, LPN Programs, ADN Programs, BSN Programs, MSN Programs, RN Programs, DNP Programs, etc. The University of Arkansas is also aiming at educating more and more registered nurses in the state. According to the report projected by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, there would be more than 3.1 million registered nurse jobs vacancies in the state by 2014-15. On the other hand there would be shortage of 600,000 nurses by 2020, as per the projection of American Hospital Association. Many hospitals and healthcare institutions are engaged in offering better opportunities and higher salaries in the state to attract more and more nurses. So, many aspirants are intended to take nursing education in Arkansas through various nursing schools and universities for their career growth.

List of Nursing Schools In Arkansas

Arkansas State University

PO Box 1630
State University, AR 72467
Phone: 1-800-382-3030


Arkansas Technical University

Dean 224J 
Russellville, AR 72801
Phone: 479-964- 0865 
Email: shelly.daily@mail.atu.edu


Harding University 

900 E. Center
Searcy, AR72149
Phone: 501-279-4000
Email:Nursing@Harding.Edu


University of Phoenix - Rogers - North West Arkansas Campus

903 N. 47th Street - Barrington Centre 2
Rogers, Arkansas 72756-9615
479.986.0385


University of Phoenix - Little Rock Campus

10800 Financial Centre Parkway Suite 155
Little Rock, Arkansas 72211
501.225.9337


University of Arkansas-Fayetteville

217 Ozark Hall
Fayetteville, AR 72701
Phone: 479-575-3904


University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff

1200 North University
Pine Bluff, AR 71611
Phone: 870-543-8220
Email: henderson_i@vx4500.uapb.edu


University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences

4301 W. Markham, Slot 529
Little Rock, AR 72205
Phone: 501/686-5374
Email: AlbrightKarenJ@uams.edu


University of Central Arkansas

Doyne Health Science Center
201 S. Donaghey Avenue
Conway, AR 72035
Phone: 501-450-3119
Email: barbaraw@mail.uca.edu


Nursing Schools by State