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Nursing Assistant Schools in Arkansas

There are 21 Arkansas schools offering nursing assistant programs. In 2010, 1,352 students graduated from programs at Arkansas nursing assistant schools.

Overview

1,064 students graduate from programs in Arkansas in nursing assisting, on average, each year. This accounts for 2% of students who schools in the United States graduate from nursing assistant programs. 1,352 students graduated with nursing assistant certificates in 2010.

21 nursing assistant schools are in this state. Of these, 21 schools are public. Public nursing assistant school tuition varies from $1,536 to $3,270.

Average tuition for nursing assistant programs is $2,246. While the highest tuition for programs in nursing assisting, which is $3,270 every year, is at Southern Arkansas University Tech, the lowest tuition in this southern state is at Rich Mountain Community College.

Arkansas nursing assistant schools offer certificates.

Nursing Assistant Program Completions in Arkansas 2006 - 2010

1,064 students graduate from programs in Arkansas in nursing assisting, on average, each year. This accounts for 2% of students who schools in the United States graduate from nursing assistant programs. 1,352 students graduated with nursing assistant certificates in 2010.

Nursing Assistant Program Completions in Arkansas 2006 - 2010

  • Certificate 2006: 297
  • Certificate 2007: 416
  • Certificate 2008: 777
  • Certificate 2009: 1285
  • Certificate 2010: 1352

Nursing Assistant Program Availability in Arkansas

Schools in this state offer a total of 21 nursing assistant programs.

Nursing Assistant Program Availability in Arkansas

  • Certificate: 21

Career Trends

Nursing Assistants — Salary by Percentile

Nursing Assistants — Salary by Percentile

Nursing Assistants — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 16490
  • 25th Percentile: 18330
  • Median: 20850
  • 75th Percentile: 23120
  • 90th Percentile: 25320

Career Trends

Nursing Assistants — Employment Trend

Nursing Assistants — Employment Trend

Nursing Assistants — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 18170
  • Median Salary 2007: 18780
  • Median Salary 2008: 19570
  • Median Salary 2009: 20000
  • Median Salary 2010: 20850
  • Total Employed 2006: 16680
  • Total Employed 2007: 16410
  • Total Employed 2008: 17270
  • Total Employed 2009: 17390
  • Total Employed 2010: 18600

Arkansas vs National Nursing Assistant Employment

Arkansas vs National Nursing Assistant Employment

  • Employed in Arkansas: 1.282% (18600)

Nursing Assistant Schools in Arkansas

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1. Southeast Arkansas College

1900 Hazel St.
Pine Bluff, AR 71603
(870) 543-5900

Southeast Arkansas College, which is near the heart of downtown, is in Pine Bluff, AR and it offers one program in nursing assisting. 2,029 students seek degrees in 47 Southeast Arkansas College programs, overall.

2. Ouachita Technical College

One College Cir
Malvern, AR 72104-0816
(501) 337-5000x1100

Ouachita Technical College offers one nursing assistant program and it is in Malvern, AR. Overall, 1,542 students seek degrees in 48 Ouachita Technical College programs. It is the tenth oldest institution in the state of Arkansas offering nursing assistant programs.

3. Pulaski Technical College

3000 W Scenic Dr
North Little Rock, AR 72118-3347
(501) 812-2200

Pulaski Technical College is a public 2-year institution, founded in 1945. This school, which is 2.1 miles from the heart of downtown, is in North Little Rock, AR. It is the fifth largest institution in the state of Arkansas. Students are offered 38 certificates and 26 degrees at the associates level by it. 11,199 students pursued degrees from the 54 programs at this technical college in 2010. It offers subjects such as hospitality, HVAC, and beauty. It is accredited by the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission. It is one of 4 technical colleges in Arkansas.

4. Ozarka College

218 College Dr
Melbourne, AR 72556-0010
(870) 368-7371

Ozarka College offers one nursing assistant program and this school, which is very close to Melbourne, Arkansas, is located in a rural setting. This school is a public 2-year institution.

5. Arkansas State University - Mountain Home

1600 South College Street
Mountain Home, AR 72653
(870) 508-6100

Arkansas State University-Mountain Home offers one program in nursing assisting. This school is one of 35 public post-secondary institutions in Arkansas.

6. Crowleys Ridge Technical Institute

1620 Newcastle Road
Forrest City, AR 72335-0925
(870) 633-5411

Crowleys Ridge Technical Institute is located in Forrest City, Arkansas, where students can enjoy a rural setting. and it offers one program in nursing assisting. Overall, 278 students pursue degrees in 17 programs at this school. In terms of programs, this school is the seventh largest institution in the state of Arkansas offering nursing assisting.

7. Rich Mountain Community College

1100 College Dr
Mena, AR 71953
(479) 394-7622

Rich Mountain Community College is located in Mena, Arkansas, where students can enjoy a rural setting. and this college offers one program in nursing assisting. 1,116 students seek degrees in 25 programs at this college, overall.

8. The University of Arkansas Community College - Batesville

2005 White Drive
Batesville, AR 72503-3350
(870) 612-2000

The University of Arkansas Community College-Batesville, which is very close to Batesville, Arkansas, is in a rural area and it offers one program in nursing assisting. This college is one of 14 community colleges in Arkansas.

9. Arkansas State University - Beebe

1000 Iowa Street
Beebe, AR 72012-1000
(501) 882-3600

Arkansas State University-Beebe offers one nursing assistant program. 4,683 students seek degrees in 56 programs at this college, overall. This college is the third oldest institution in the state of Arkansas offering nursing assistant programs.

10. Arkansas Northeastern College

2501 S Division
Blytheville, AR 72316-1109
(870) 762-1020x1114

Arkansas Northeastern College offers one nursing assistant program and it is in town of Blytheville, Arkansas. It is one of 35 public post-secondary institutions in Arkansas.

11. The University of Arkansas Community College - Morrilton

1537 University Blvd.
Morrilton, AR 72110
(501) 977-2000

The University of Arkansas Community College-Morrilton offers one program in nursing assisting. Overall, 2,462 students seek degrees in 35 University of Arkansas Community College-Morrilton programs. In terms of enrollment, it ranks seventh in the state of Arkansas.

12. Mid-South Community College

2000 W. Broadway
West Memphis, AR 72301-3829
(870) 733-6722

Mid-South Community College is in the suburbs of West Memphis, Arkansas and this college offers one nursing assistant program. It is a public 2-year institution. In terms of programs, this college is the eighth biggest institution in the state of Arkansas offering nursing assisting.

13. North Arkansas College

1515 Pioneer Dr
Harrison, AR 72601-5508
(870) 743-3000

North Arkansas College is located in town of Harrison, Arkansas and this college offers one nursing assistant program. 2,421 students pursue degrees in 46 North Arkansas College programs, overall.

14. Arkansas State University - Newport

7648 Victory Blvd
Newport, AR 72112
(870) 512-7800

Arkansas State University-Newport, which is near Newport, is located in a rural area and this school offers one nursing assistant program. Overall, 2,102 students seek degrees in 40 programs at this school.

15. Southern Arkansas University Tech

100 Carr Road
Camden, AR 71701-1906
(870) 574-4500

Southern Arkansas University Tech offers one program in nursing assisting and it is in Camden, AR. 1,851 students pursue degrees in 50 Southern Arkansas University Tech programs, overall.

16. Phillips Community College of the University of Arkansas

1000 Campus Drive
Helena, AR 72342-0785
(870) 338-6474

Phillips Community College of the University of Arkansas is located in town of Helena, Arkansas and this college offers one nursing assistant program. This community college is a public 2-year institution.

17. National Park Community College

101 College Dr
Hot Springs, AR 71913
(501) 760-4222

National Park Community College is in Hot Springs, Arkansas, where students can enjoy a rural setting. and it offers one program in nursing assisting. 3,850 students seek degrees in 49 National Park Community College programs, overall.

18. Arkansas Tech University

Administration Bldg 200; 1509 N Boulder Ave
Russellville, AR 72801-2222
(479) 968-0389

Arkansas Tech University is in Russellville, AR and ATU offers one nursing assistant program. ATU is a public, 4-year, research institution. This medium-sized university is the fifth largest institution in the state of Arkansas offering nursing assisting in terms of programs.

19. The University of Arkansas Community College - Hope

2500 S Main
Hope, AR 71802-0140
(870) 777-5722

The University of Arkansas Community College-Hope offers one program in nursing assisting. Overall, 1,557 students seek degrees in 36 University of Arkansas Community College-Hope programs. This public college is the seventh oldest institution in the state of Arkansas offering programs in nursing assisting.

20. Black River Technical College

1410 Hwy 304 East
Pocahontas, AR 72455
(870) 248-4000

Black River Technical College, which is very close to Pocahontas, Arkansas, is located in a rural setting and it offers one nursing assistant program. This technical college is one of 4 technical colleges in Arkansas. In terms of enrollment, this school ranks sixth in the state of Arkansas.

21. South Arkansas Community College

300 S West Ave
El Dorado, AR 71731-7010
(870) 862-8131

South Arkansas Community College offers one program in nursing assisting and it is in town of El Dorado, Arkansas. It is one of 14 community colleges in Arkansas.

22. The University of Arkansas at Monticello

Highway 425 South
Monticello, AR 71656
(870) 367-6811

The University of Arkansas at Monticello offers one nursing assistant program. This university is a public, 4-year, research institution. This public university is the oldest institution in the state of Arkansas offering programs in nursing assisting.

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