There are schools offering BSN programs in Arkansas!
Schools Offering Nursing Programs in Arkansas
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The top-ranked school in Arkansas with a BSN program is Harding University, which is located in Searcy. In 2010, it was ranked 33rd nationwide. 27 students graduated with a degree in BSN from Harding University in 2010. Harding University charged in-state students $14,040 in tuition fees per year.
The second-ranked school in Arkansas with a BSN program is Arkansas State University-Main Campus, which is located in Jonesboro. In 2010, it was ranked 42nd nationwide. 243 students graduated with degree in BSN from Arkansas State University-Main Campus in 2010. The tuition rate at Arkansas State University-Main Campus was $6,640 per year.
University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff, which is located in Pine Bluff, is the third-ranked school in Arkansas that has a BSN program. It received a ranking of 50th in the country in 2010. The tuition rate at University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff was $5,033 per year.
If you are hoping to attend one of Arkansas' BSN schools, you can expect to pay an average tuition of $3,869 per year, though tuition can range from $14,040 per year to $1,536 per year. The highest tuition rates in 2010 at Arkansas BSN schools were charged at the following schools:
- Harding University - located in Searcy, students are charged $14,040 per year
- Baptist Health Schools-Little Rock - located in Little Rock, students are charged $7,340 per year
- University of Central Arkansas - located in Conway, students are charged $6,908 per year
The following Arkansas BSN schools had the lowest tuition rates:
- North Arkansas College - located in Harrison, students are charged $1,536 per year
- Arkansas Northeastern College - located in Blytheville, students are charged $1,720 per year
- University of Arkansas Community College-Batesville - located in Batesville, students are charged $1,772 per year
A BSN degree from an Arkansas school... what next?
The following counties have the largest number of Arkansas nurses:
- Faulkner County - 9,450 nurses
- Benton County - 3,060 nurses
- Crawford County - 1,990 nurses
The government projects that the number of nurses in Arkansas will grow by 27%. By 2018, there will be an estimated 30,040 nurses working in Arkansas.
nurses in Arkansas make an average of $56,500 per year. But, salaries for nurse can vary. In 2010, nurse made as little as less than $32,750 per year or as much as more than $90,570 per year in Arkansas. The following counties in Arkansas have the highest average salaries for nurses:
- Garland County - $72,360 per year
- Faulkner County - $60,550 per year
- Craighead County - $54,870 per year
On average, nurses earn the least in the following Arkansas counties:
- Baxter County - $48,170 per year
- Crawford County - $49,430 per year
- Arkansas County - $49,940 per year
The nurses with highest average salaries in Arkansas were:
- Registered Nurse - $56,500 per year
On average, the lowest paid nurses in Arkansas were:
- Registered Nurse - $56,500 per year
Take a look at the graphs and charts below for additional Arkansas statistics regarding a career in nursing and to compare salaries with a variety of related fields such as LPN or RN.
Here are the different levels of study available for you to explore.
- Associate's Degree in Nursing in Arkansas
- Bachelor's Degree in Nursing in Arkansas
- Master's Degree in Nursing in Arkansas
- Certificate in Nursing in Arkansas
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|Distance||School||City||State||Rating||Acceptance Rate||Student Population|
|6,458 miles from location||University of Arkansas||Fayetteville||AR||36.0603||43%||19,849|
|6,358 miles from location||University of Arkansas at Little Rock||Little Rock||AR||15.6268||n/a||13,132|
|6,263 miles from location||Arkansas State University-Main Campus||Jonesboro||AR||57.8251||55%||12,156|
|6,364 miles from location||University of Central Arkansas||Conway||AR||28.4857||62%||11,781|
|6,402 miles from location||Arkansas Tech University||Russellville||AR||28.9794||59%||8,814|
|6,457 miles from location||NorthWest Arkansas Community College||Bentonville||AR||12.1506||n/a||8,006|
|6,471 miles from location||University of Arkansas-Fort Smith||Fort Smith||AR||20.0915||64%||7,335|
|6,322 miles from location||Harding University||Searcy||AR||67.3519||67%||6,484|
|6,339 miles from location||University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff||Pine Bluff||AR||50.0243||62%||3,792|
|6,403 miles from location||National Park Community College||Hot Springs National Park||AR||11.3851||n/a||3,698|
|6,400 miles from location||Henderson State University||Arkadelphia||AR||27.248||100%||3,567|
|6,329 miles from location||University of Arkansas at Monticello||Monticello||AR||17.5467||n/a||3,479|
|6,412 miles from location||Southern Arkansas University Main Campus||Magnolia||AR||22.0736||41%||3,226|
|6,357 miles from location||University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences||Little Rock||AR||2.24616||n/a||2,774|
|6,397 miles from location||North Arkansas College||Harrison||AR||13.2509||n/a||2,429|
|6,379 miles from location||University of Arkansas Community College-Morrilton||Morrilton||AR||9.28256||n/a||2,421|
|6,260 miles from location||Phillips Community College of the University of Arkansas||Helena||AR||11.8746||n/a||2,282|
|6,278 miles from location||Black River Technical College||Pocahontas||AR||11.1352||n/a||2,239|
|6,292 miles from location||Arkansas State University-Newport||Newport||AR||8.12467||n/a||2,037|
|6,341 miles from location||Southeast Arkansas College||Pine Bluff||AR||22.3461||83%||2,037|
|6,220 miles from location||Arkansas Northeastern College||Blytheville||AR||12.7566||n/a||1,914|
|6,379 miles from location||South Arkansas Community College||El Dorado||AR||10.0626||n/a||1,772|
|6,316 miles from location||University of Arkansas Community College-Batesville||Batesville||AR||12.9101||n/a||1,725|
|6,385 miles from location||Ouachita Technical College||Malvern||AR||12.3999||n/a||1,610|
|6,268 miles from location||East Arkansas Community College||Forrest City||AR||8.09029||n/a||1,530|
|6,475 miles from location||Cossatot Community College of the University of Arkansas||De Queen||AR||10.4017||n/a||1,458|
|6,331 miles from location||Ozarka College||Melbourne||AR||14.9537||n/a||1,364|
|6,366 miles from location||Baptist Health Schools-Little Rock||Little Rock||AR||33.4734||70%||1,022|
|6,340 miles from location||Jefferson Regional Medical Center School of Nursing||Pine Bluff||AR||38.6699||100%||70|
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|Rank||Profession||Employment Number||Avg Salary||Job Growth (past 5 yrs)|
|Registered Nurses +||23,730||$56,500||17.2%|
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