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Nursing Programs - RN Approved Programs

Associate Degree 

ARKANSAS NORTHEASTERN COLLEGE-BLYTHEVILLE 
Department of Nursing
P. O. Box 1109
Blytheville, AR  72316
Phone: (870) 780-1223; Fax: (870) 762-3376
www.anc.edu 
Tonya Pankey, Director
Email: tpankey@smail.anc.edu

ARKANSAS STATE UNIVERSITY - BEEBE
P.O. Box 909
Searcy, AR 72145
Phone: (501) 207-6215; Fax: (501) 2076263
www.asub.edu
Cindy Smith, Director
Email: casmith@asub.edu

AR RURAL NURSING EDUCATION CONSORTIUM (ARNEC) 
3501 U of A Way
Texarkana, AR 71854
Phone: (870) 368-2076; Fax: (870) 368-2075  
www.arnec.org 
Ruby Johnson, Director
Email: rjohnson@ozarka.edu

ARNEC MEMBER INSTITUTIONS:

ASU – Newport
Christopher Hicks, Director  
Phone: (870) 512-7833; Fax: (870) 512-7715                                                                   

Black River Technical College - Pocahontas
Tonya Hankins, Chair
Phone: (870) 248-4000, X 4174; Fax: (870) 248-4100

Ozarka College - Melbourne 
Katie Wilson, Chair
Phone: (870) 368-2081; Fax: (870) 368-2075

Southark Community College  
Sherri Arrington, Director
E-mail: yhoof@southark.edu 
Phone: (870) 864-7136; Fax: (870) 864-7104

University of Arkansas Cossatot  
Kim Dickerson, Chair
(Nashville Campus Office Location)
Phone (870) 584-1147; Fax: (870) 642-8212

University of Arkansas Rich Mountain 
Charla K. Hollin, Director
Phone: (479) 394-7622; Fax: (479) 394-2828

University of Arkansas Community College – Hope - Texarkana
Lori Arnette, Director
Phone: (870) 722-8505; Fax: (870) 722-8511

University of Arkansas Community College - Morrilton 
Angie Moore, Chair
Phone: (501) 977-2063; Fax: (501) 977-2049

ARKANSAS STATE UNIVERSITY 
School of Nursing
P. O. Box 910
State University, AR 72467
Phone: (870) 972-3074; Fax: (870) 972-2954
www.astate.edu 
Karen Blue, Chair
Email: kblue@astate.edu

ARKANSAS STATE UNIVERSITY - MOUNTAIN HOME SATELLITE (MOUNTAIN HOME, WEST MEMPHIS, BEEBE)
Lisa Drake, Site Coordinator Mountain Home  
Phone:  (870) 508-6172  
Email: ldrake@astate.edu

ARKANSAS STATE UNIVERSITY - MOUNTAIN HOME 
1600 So. College
Mountain Home, AR 72653
Phone: (870) 508-6154; Fax: (870) 508-6154
www.asumh.edu 
Dr. Julia Gist, Dean
Email: jgist@asumh.edu

ARKANSAS STATE UNIVERSITY - NEWPORT
7648 Victory Blvd.
Newport, AR 72112
Phone: (870) 512-7833;  Fax: (870) 512-7715
www.asun.edu 
Chris Hicks, Interim Director
Email:  Christopher_Hicks@asun.edu 

ARKANSAS STATE UNIVERSITY - THREE RIVERS
#1 College Circle
Malvern, AR 72104
Phone: (501) 332-0303; Fax: (501) 467-3680
www.coto.edu 
Melinda Sanders, Dean
Email: msanders@coto.edu

ARKANSAS TECH UNIVERSITY - OZARK
1700 Helberg Lane
Ozark, AR 72949
Phone: (479) 508-8500, ext. 6351; Fax: (479) 508-8500, ext.5351
www.atu.edu/ozark 
Lesley Krohn, Chair
Email:  lkrohn@atu.edu 

BAPTIST HEALTH COLLEGE LITTLE ROCK
School of Nursing
11900 Colonel Glenn Road
Little Rock, AR  72210
Phone:  (501) 202-7937; Fax: (501) 202-6015
www.bhclr.edu
Laura Hamilton, Dean
Email:  Laura.Hamilton@baptist-health.org

EAST ARKANSAS COMMUNITY COLLEGE 
Department of Nursing
1700 New Castle Road
Forrest City, AR 72335-9598
Phone: (870) 633-4480 ext 268; Fax: (870) 633-7222
www.eacc.edu 
Terri Moody, Director  
Email: tmoody@eacc.edu 

JRMC SCHOOL OF NURSING
1600 West 40th Avenue
Pine Bluff, AR  71603
Phone:  (870) 541-7164; Fax: (870) 541-7807
www.jrmc.org/nursingschool.html 
Michelle Newton, Director
Email:   newtonm@jrmc.org

NATIONAL PARK COLLEGE 
Division of Nursing
101 College Drive
Hot Springs, AR 71913
Phone: (501) 760-4352; Fax: (501) 760-4183
www.np.edu 
Janice Ivers, Dean
Email: jivers@np.edu
Janet Smith, RN Director
Phone:  (501) 760-4304
Email: Janet.Smith@np.edu

NORTH ARKANSAS COLLEGE 
Department of Nursing
1515 Pioneer Dr.
Harrison, AR 72601
Phone: (870) 391-3535; Fax: (870) 391-3354
www.northark.edu 
Carla Jacobs, RN Director
Email: cjacobs@northark.edu

NORTHWEST ARKANSAS COLLEGE 
Department of Nursing
One College Drive
Bentonville, AR 72712
Phone: (479) 619-4256; Fax: (479) 619-4254
www.nwacc.edu 
Carla Boyd, Director
Email: cboyd3@nwacc.edu

PHILLIPS COMMUNITY COLLEGE  OF THE UNIVERSITY OF ARKANSAS
Department of Nursing
P. O. Box 785
Helena-West Helena, AR 72342
Phone: (870) 338-6474, X1371; Fax: (870) 338-7901
www.pccua.edu 
Shanna Pryor, Dean
Email: spryor@pccua.edu

SOUTHEAST ARKANSAS COLLEGE
Nursing and Allied Health Technologies Division
1900 Hazel Street, Pine Bluff, AR 71603
Phone: (870) 850-4917; Fax (870) 850-4917
www.seark.edu 
Joyce Scott, Dean
Email:  jscott@seark.edu

UNIVERSITY OF ARKANSAS AT LITTLE ROCK 
Department of Nursing
2801 South University Little Rock, AR 72204
Phone: (501) 569-8081; Fax: (501) 371-7546
www.ualr.edu 
Dr. Sloan Davidson, Chair; Email: esdavidson@ualr.edu

UNIVERSITY OF ARKANSAS AT MONTICELLO
Division of Nursing
LPN/LPTN-to-RN Program
P. O. Box 3606
Monticello, AR 71656-3606
Phone: (870) 460-1069; Fax: (870) 460-1969
www.uamont.edu 
Dr. Brandy Haley, Dean
Email: haley@uamont.edu

UNIVERSITY OF ARKANSAS COMMUNITY COLLEGE AT BATESVILLE
P. O. Box 3350
Batesville, AR  72503
Phone: (870) 612-2070; Fax: (870) 612-2059
www.uaccb.edu 
Marietta Candler, Chair
Email: marietta.candler@uaccb.edu


Baccalaureate Degree  

ARKANSAS STATE UNIVERSITY 
School of Nursing
P. O. Box 910
State University, AR 72467
Phone: (870) 680-8201; Fax: (870) 972-2954
www.astate.edu 
Dr. Sarah Davidson, Chair
E-mail:sarahdavidson@astate.edu

ARKANSAS TECH UNIVERSITY
Department of Nursing
Dean Hall
Russellville, AR 72801-2222
Phone: (479) 968-0383; Fax: (479) 968-0219
www.atu.edu 
Dr. Shelly Daily, Chair
Email: sdaily@atu.edu

HARDING UNIVERSITY 
College of Nursing
Box 12265
Searcy, AR 72149-0001
Phone: (501) 279-4476; Fax: (501) 279-4669
www.harding.edu 
Dr. Susan Kehl, Dean
Email: skehl@harding.edu

HENDERSON STATE UNIVERSITY 
Department of Nursing
HSU Box 7803
Arkadelphia, AR 71999-0001
Phone: (870) 230-5015; Fax: (870) 230-5390
www.hsu.edu 
Dr. Shelly Austin, Chair
Email: austins@hsu.edu

JOHN BROWN UNIVERSITY
2000 West University Street
Siloam Springs, AR 72761
Phone: (479) 524-1646; Fax: (479) 524-7441
www.jbu.edu 
Dr. Janet Gardner, Director
Email: jgardner@jbu.edu 

SOUTHERN ARKANSAS UNIVERSITY 
Department of Nursing
100 E.University MSC9402
Magnolia, AR 71753
Phone: (870) 235-4331; Fax: (870) 235-5058
www.saumag.edu 
Dr. Karen Landry. Chair
Email: KarenLandry@saumag.edu

UNIVERSITY OF ARKANSAS
Eleanor Mann School of Nursing
606 N. Razorback Road                                                                            
Fayetteville, AR 72701
Phone: (479) 575-4280; Fax: (479) 575-3218
www.uark.edu
Dr. Susan Patton, Director
Email:  skpatton@uark.edu

UNIVERSITY OF ARKANSAS AT FORT SMITH
Carolyn McKelvey Moore School of Nursing
P. O. Box 3649
Fort Smith, AR 72913
Phone: (479) 479-7830; Fax: (479) 424-6856
www.uafs.edu
Paula D. Julian, PhD, APRN, FNP-C, CPN
Associate Professor
Executive Director of Nursing
5210 Grand Avenue
College of Health Sciences, Office 207
Carolyn McKelvey Moore School of Nursing
5210 Grand Avenue
P.O. Box 3649
Fort Smith, AR 72913
Paula.Julian@uafs.edu
479-788-7844 (office)
479-424-6831 (fax)

UNIVERSITY OF ARKANSAS AT MONTICELLO
Division of Nursing
P. O. Box 3606
Monticello, AR 71656-3606
Phone: (870) 460-1069; Fax: (870) 460-1969
www.uamont.edu 
Dr. Brandy Haley, Dean
Email: haley@uamont.edu

UNIVERSITY OF ARKANSAS AT PINE BLUFF
1200 University Drive #4973
Pine Bluff, AR 71601
Phone: (870) 575-7076; Fax: (870) 575-8229
www.uapb.edu 
Shawna Hughey, Interim Chair
Email: hugheys@uapb.edu 

UNIVERSITY OF ARKANSAS FOR MEDICAL SCIENCES 
College of Nursing
4301 W. Markham, Slot 529
Little Rock, AR 72205
Phone: (501) 686-8493; Fax: (501) 686-7998
www.nursing.uams.edu 
Dr. Patricia Cowan, Dean
Email: pacowan@uams.edu  

Nicole Ward, BSN Program Director
Email:  nnward@uams.edu
Larronda Raney, RN - BSN Director
Email:  lmraney@uams.edu 

UNIVERSITY OF CENTRAL ARKANSAS 
Department of Nursing
201 Donaghey Avenue
Conway, AR 72035
Phone: (501) 450-5531; Fax: (501) 450-5560
www.uca.edu/nursing 
Dr. Susan Gatto, Director
Email: Susang@uca.edu

Post-Baccalaureate Degree

Harding University
Carr College of Nursing
Box 12265
Searcy, AR 72149
Phone: (501) 279-4476; Fax: (501) 279-4669
www.harding.edu
Dr. Susan Kehl, Dean
Email: skehl@harding.edu

Henderson State University
College of Nursing
HSU Box 7803
Arkadelphia, AR 71999
Phone: (870) 230-5015; Fax: (870) 230-5390
www.hsu.edu
Dr. Shelly Austin, Chair
Email: austins@hsu.edu

Public Health Accrediation Board
Arkansas Department of Health
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