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October 2015

Openings Remain In ASU-Newport Practical Nursing Program on Jonesboro and Marked Tree Campuses

Openings remain for students interested in entering the Practical Nursing programs on both the Jonesboro and Marked Tree campus locations of Arkansas State University-Newport.

The deadline for application to either program is Oct. 30, and to be eligible for admission, applicants must be a graduate of a high school or GED program.  Selection is based on scores from the Compass, TEAS-V and Math tests.  To apply, log on to  For more information, contact Sherri Smith, ASUN Director of Nursing and Allied Heath at .

The Nursing program at ASU-Newport strives to be among the elite of healthcare professional programs in Northeast Arkansas.  The overall goal for ASUN students is to function and participate as an effective member of the healthcare community and to support clients in the achievement of positive healthcare outcomes.