Nurse Practitioner in Arkansas

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Schools Offering Nurse Practitioning Programs in Arkansas


Around 0.1% of Arkansas's graduates graduate from nurse practitioning degree programs every year. That means an estimated 49 nurse practitioners graduate from Arkansas' 3 nurse practitioner schools each year.

Top Schools

The top-ranked school in Arkansas that has a nurse practitioner program is Arkansas State University-Main Campus. Arkansas State University-Main Campus, which was ranked 42nd in the country in 2010, is located in Jonesboro. In 2010, Arkansas State University-Main Campus graduated 46 students from its nurse practitioner program. Tuition at Arkansas State University-Main Campus was $6,640 per year.

The second-ranked school in Arkansas that has a nurse practitioner program is University of Arkansas. University of Arkansas, which was ranked 64th in the country in 2010, is located in Fayetteville. 1 students graduated with degree in nurse practitioner from University of Arkansas in 2010. Students at University of Arkansas paid $6,768 per year in tuition fees.

Arkansas Tech University, which is located in Russellville, is the third-ranked school in Arkansas that has a nurse practitioner program. It received a ranking of 71st in the country in 2010. In 2010, 2 students graduated from Arkansas Tech University nurse practitioner program. Students at Arkansas Tech University paid $4,804 per year in tuition fees.

Cost

Nurse practitioner schools in Arkansas, charge students an average tuition of $6,071 per year. But, tuition can be as much as $6,768 per year, or as little as $4,804 per year. In 2010, the nurse practitioner schools that charged the highest tuition rates in Arkansas were:

  1. University of Arkansas - located in Fayetteville, students are charged $6,768 per year
  2. Arkansas State University-Main Campus - located in Jonesboro, students are charged $6,640 per year
  3. Arkansas Tech University - located in Russellville, students are charged $4,804 per year

The lowest tuition rates at Arkansas nurse practitioner schools were charged at the following schools:

  1. Arkansas Tech University - located in Russellville, students are charged $4,804 per year
  2. Arkansas State University-Main Campus - located in Jonesboro, students are charged $6,640 per year
  3. University of Arkansas - located in Fayetteville, students are charged $6,768 per year

A nurse practitioner degree from an Arkansas school... what next?

A large number of Arkansas nurse practitioner graduates become nurse practitioners. Arkansas had 180 nurse practitioners in 2010. The following counties have the largest number of Arkansas nurse practitioners:

Projected Growth

The US Bureau of Labor Statistics predicts that by 2018, an estimated 320 nurse practitioners will be working in Arkansas state. This would require the number of nurse practitioners to grow by 15%.

Salary

A nurse practitioner in Arkansas makes an average of $0 per year. In 2010, however, some Arkansas nurse practitioners earned as little as less than $44,150 per year or as much as more than $74,620 per year.

More Information

Take a look at the graphs and charts below for additional Arkansas statistics regarding a career in nurse practitioning and to compare salaries with a variety of related fields such as nurse anesthetist or MSN.

Here are the different levels of study available for you to explore.

  • Master's Degree in Nurse Practitioning 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
6,263 miles from location Arkansas State University-Main Campus Jonesboro AR 57.8251 55% 12,156
6,402 miles from location Arkansas Tech University Russellville AR 28.9794 59% 8,814
 

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Rank Profession Employment Number Avg Salary Job Growth (past 5 yrs)
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Health Diagnosing and Treating Practitioners, All Other + 180 n/a -25.0%
 

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