Training Program

Credential(s) Offered

Associate's degree

Method of Delivery

In Person

When offered

Daytime Hours

Instructional Program (CIP)

Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse. 513801


Southern Arkansas University Tech’s Nursing Programs are fully approved by the Arkansas State Board of Nursing. Our LPN/Paramedic to RN Program offers an accelerated path for LPNs and paramedics to use their education and experience to further their degrees. This degree program prepares graduates to apply for the National Council Licensure Examination for Registered Nurses (NCLEX-RN) and to function as a registered nurse. This is a 9-month program that incorporates classroom instruction, online education along with clinical experiences which prepare graduates to practice at entry level RN positions in a variety of settings ranging from inpatient, outpatient, long term, or community- based nursing. 


Program Length (Weeks)




Entrance Requirements

Combination of Education and Course(s)


Southern Arkansas University (SAU) Tech

WIOA Approved Program


Training Location(s)


Local WIB

5040 - Southwest

Name of Credential

Associate of Applied Science - Nursing

Type of financial aid offered or have access to

Pell, Scholarships, and Loans

Refund Policy

Tuition charges and course-specific fees such as Internet fees and lab fees are refunded based on a per day scale specified on the college web site. Other fees are non-refundable after the 100% refund period.

Is the proposed curriculum currently certified by an accrediting agency or similar national standardization program?

Yes - Higher Learning Commission

Is this proposed curriculum considered a nontraditional program of training services for women?


Is this proposed curriculum considered a nontraditional program of training services for men?


Cost Items

Books (Estimated)


Testing/Exam Fees


Graduation Fees


In-State/District Tuition


Other Fees

$3,755.00 Mandatory and program fees ($3,755) plus additional $25 per credit hour if courses are taken online.

Out-of-State/District Tuition


Total In-State Program Cost


Total Out-of-State Program Cost


Demand Occupation(s)

29-1141.00Registered Nurses
$0.00 per hour

Provider Status



6415 Spellman Road, Camden, Arkansas 71701

Phone Number

(870) 574-4514

Fax Number

(870) 574-4520

Web Address

Last Updated

Oct 18, 2023


Nov 06, 2020


Oct 18, 2024

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