Browse local RN to BSN programs offered at Arkansas nursing schools

Complete your Bachelor's degree in Nursing and advance your career

Arkansas nurses seeking to strengthen their resume and increase their chances of landing the best nursing jobs might be interested in taking an RN to BSN course. These programs are designed to help registered nurses earn their Bachelor’s degree in Nursing so that they can remain knowledgeable within their field and competitive in the RN job market.

Arkansas offers a good selection of RN to BSN programs at local colleges and universities throughout the state. A large portion of the campus-based RN to BSN programs in Arkansas are offered at various University of Arkansas campuses, including Little Rock, Pine Bluff, Fort Smith, Fayetteville and Monticello. For students seeking flexible class schedules that fit around their current work schedule online RN to BSN programs are available.

Nursing bridge programs such as the RN-BSN completion degree build upon the student’s previous knowledge and teach the additional course material required to bring them up to a Bachelor’s level. These types of programs are highly focused and the majority of course work will be centered around the science of nursing.

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List of RN to BSN Programs in Arkansas (AR)

Arkansas State University
PO Box 910
Jonesboro, AR 72467

Arkansas Tech University
Russellville, AR 72801

Harding University
915 E. Market Ave
Searcy, AR 72149

Henderson State University
1100 Henderson Street
Arkadelphia, AR 71999

Southern Arkansas University
100 E. University
Magnolia, AR 71753

University of Arkansas at Little Rock
2801 S. University Avenue
Little Rock, AR 72204

University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff
1200 North University Drive
Pine Bluff, AR 71601

University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences
4301 W. Markham Street, #529
Little Rock, AR 72205

University of Arkansas at Fort Smith
5210 Grand Avenue
P.O. Box 3649
Fort Smith, AR 72913

University of Arkansas at Fayetteville
Room 324 Graduate Education Building
Fayetteville, AR 72701

University of Arkansas at Monticello
Monticello, AR 71656

University of Central Arkansas
201 Donaghey Ave.
Conway, AR 72035

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