488
Students
Small town
Small Town
Setting
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Overview

Arkansas State University / College of Nursing and Health Professions is located in State University, AR, in a small setting.

Departments & Programs

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Doctor of Occupational Therapy (DOT)
(Graduate Certificate)
Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP)
Master of Communications Disorders (MCD)
Master of Science (MS)
Master of Science in Nursing (MSN)
Master of Social Work (MSW)
Doctor of Physical Therapy (DPT)

Degrees Awarded

Master's Degrees 150
Doctoral Degrees 31

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? Yes
Evening/weekend programs available? No
Distance learning programs available? No
Terminal master's degree available? No

Degree Requirements

Master's Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test, MAT, Allied Health Professions Admissions Test, GRE Writing Exam
Comp Exam Required
Thesis Alternate accepted
Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam GRE, Allied Health Professions Admissions Test
Comp Exam Required
Thesis Required
Other Advanced Degrees Entrance Exam GRE or MAT
Comp Exam Required
Thesis Alternate accepted

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

769
Applied
191
Accepted
172
Enrolled
25%

Applying

Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?
Yes
Applications processed
on a rolling basis?

Entrance Requirements

Master's Degree Exam GRE General Test, MAT, Allied Health Professions Admissions Test, GRE Writing Exam
Master's Degree Requirements Appropriate bachelor's degree, letters of reference, resume, writing sample, RN license, critical care experience, ACLS Certification, PALS Certification, interview, CPR certification, physical, official transcripts, immunization records, personal goal statement
Doctoral Degree Exam GRE, Allied Health Professions Admissions Test
Doctoral Degree Requirements Appropriate bachelor's or master's degree, letters of reference, official transcript, resume, volunteer experience, criminal background check, immunization records, current nursing license, CPR certification, physical exam, professional liability insurance, critical care experience, ACLS Certification, PALS Certification, interview
Additional Entrance Requirements Appropriate bachelor's degree, official transcripts, immunization records, proof of employment in healthcare, TB Skin Test, TB Mask Fit Test, CPR Certification
International Students Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL Paper score: 550
TOEFL IBT score: 79
IELTS: Required IELTS Paper score: 6

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit FAFSA
Application deadlines for financial awards July 1
Types of financial support available Scholarship and/or loans
Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

488
Total Graduate Students
40%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
59%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 2.25%
Black or African American 11.89%
White or Caucasian 80%
American Indian or Alaska Native 1.02%
Asian 1.84%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0.41%
Two or more races 0.82%
Unknown 0.61%

Gender

Male (30%)
Female (69%)

Faculty

41
Total faculty
Full-time (41)
Part-time (0)
Male (13)
Female (28)

Location & Contact

Address PO Box 910
State University, AR  72467
United States
Contact Dr. Susan Hanrahan
Dean
Email: hanrahan@astate.edu
Phone: 870-972-3112
Fax: 870-972-2040