Nursing Schools in Arkansas (AR)

Arkansas is more commonly referred to as ‘The Natural State’ – which is apt only if that state is atrophy. Put simply – the people of Arkansas need help. Ranked nearly at the bottom of the health quality index for years running, Arkansans need dedicated healthcare workers like nurses and nursing aids to help them achieve the level of health and prosperity they so richly deserve.

This is why we’ve put together a list of the very best Arkansas nursing schools the state has to offer. Whether you live in the Ozarks, or Little Rock you have the opportunity to pursue a career as an LPN, an RN or a CNA. Choose the school that’s best for you by clicking the contact button and don’t forget about our fully accredited online learning options where you can learn on your own schedule.

As an Arkansas nurse you will:

  • Assist patients in hospitals, care homes and outpatient centers
  • Carry out minor medical procedures
  • Create and implement patient care plans
  • Administer nursing care to ill, injured, convalescent, or disabled patients.

Some career figures for nursing professionals in Arkansas:

  • Average annual salary: $34,920
  • Currently employed: 12,190
  • Employment outlook: 22% growth
  • Most popular degrees: Bachelor’s, Associate’s

Figures courtesy of the U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Employment & Wages database.

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