Practical Nursing

Degree Options

Technical Certificate in Practical Nursing

Scope of Program

To provide students the education, experience and resources needed to enter the allied field

Program Overview

The practical nursing program includes classroom instruction and clinical experience. Upon graduation of the program, students are qualified to take the National Council of Licensure Examination (NCLEX). The NCLEX is administered through the Arkansas Board of Nursing. Upon passing the NCLEX, the student is certified to be a Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN).

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.