Arkansas State University BSN


Basic Information: Arkansas State University is located in Jonesboro, Arkansas. This program is set up for the entry-level freshman wishing to gain their BSN or transfer students who have completed their general education requirements. 

Must Dos: Students must apply to Arkansas State University and to the College of Nursing.

Program Length: Four years including prerequisite classes.

Nursing Prerequisites: Courses include English Composition I/II, College Algebra, Psychology, U.S. History OR U.S. Government, and Human Anatomy & Physiology I/II with Lab. Microbiology with Lab or Chemistry with Lab can be substituted for above science classes. These courses must be completed with a grade of a C or better.

Prior Classwork Information: Students must have at least a 2.8 cumulative GPA.

Application Information: The deadline for applications to the College of Nursing is June 15th. The application for Arkansas State can be found here.

Admission Tests: Students must take the HESI A2 exam.  International students must take the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL). 

Tuition: Tuition information can be found here

Financial Aid/Scholarships: Financial aid and scholarship information can be found here