Application Procedure

Application Procedure

The application procedure for ASUN Jonesboro and ASUN Marked Tree are the same.

To be considered for the Practical Nursing Program, an applicant must complete the following:

  • ASUN Application – complete the online application for admission.
  • Application - complete the ASUN PN Application for admission.
  • Transcripts – submit an official high school or GED transcript.
  • Test Scores- minimum requirements:
    • COMPASS- 83 Reading, 24 Algebra, and 38 Writing. COMPASS is given at 1:00 pm on Wednesdays at the Marked Tree Campus and Fridays at the Jonesboro campus. Cost is $10:
      • August class (October 16 – June 1)
      • January classes (June 2 – October 15)
    • TEAS-V- (Scores needed: 52 Adjusted Individual Total Score) TEAS-V is given at 8:30 am on Wednesdays at the Marked Tree Campus and Fridays at the Jonesboro Campus. Cost is $50 and may be taken twice within a calendar year with thirty days between test dates. Registration is required for testing at the Marked Tree Campus (870-358-8610)All Parts of the COMPASS test must be taken at the same time.Only the most current scores will be accepted.
  • Shot Records – provide proof of immunization for two MMRs (mumps, measles, rubella) within your lifetime and a tetanus shot with in the last eight years. TB skin test is required after admission into program.

Application Deadline

August Class – June 1st

January Class – October 15th


Final admission is dependent on the outcome of an independent lab drug test at ASUN Jonesboro Campus.