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Allied Health Associate Degree in Nursing (ADN)

Phillips Community College-Stuttgart Campus
2807 Highway 165 South, Box A
Stuttgart, AR 72160
Contact: Heather D. Spoon, MNSc, APRN, FNP-BC
(870) 673-4201, ext 1881

The mission of the Allied Health Associate Degree in Nursing (ADN) Program is to provide a high quality, educational program that prepares the student to function as a professional nurse providing safe, quality, evidence-based nursing care in the current healthcare environment and to plan for lifelong learning as a professional nurse. The program is approved by the Arkansas State Board of Nursing and accredited by the Accrediting Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN). Program graduates are eligible to submit an application to write the National Council Licensing Examination for Registered Nurses (NCLEX-RN). Clinical site experience trainings include JRMC, other hospitals, clinics and health care facilities that the program has clinical affiliation agreements with.

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Associate Degree in Nursing

Southeast Arkansas College
1900 Hazel Street
Pine Bluff, Arkansas 71603
Dean of Nursing: Jennifer Holcomb
(870) 543-5900

Registered Nursing Programs

SEARK College offers three (3) options for students to pursue the Associate Degree in Nursing. The Online and Face-to-Face LPN/Paramedic to RN Transition Options admit applicants who are currently licensed as an LPN or Paramedic. The Generic Option admits students who possess a current Arkansas State Office of Long Term Care Nursing Assistant Certificate.

  1. The Face-to-Face LPN/Paramedic to RN Transition Option. This program is intended to enable qualified Licensed Practical Nurses and/or qualified EMT Paramedics who aspire to become Registered Nurses to do so within a minimum period of time and with a minimum duplication of course content and credits. The NREMT-P is mainstreamed into the LPN to RN curriculum. Graduates of the program are eligible to take the National Council Licensure Examination for Registered Nurses (NCLEX-RN
  2. ASSOCIATE DEGREE IN NURSING (ADN) Generic Option. This program is intended to provide a beginning point for individuals seeking upward mobility to become a registered nurse. The program prepares graduates with the knowledge and skills required to be successful on the National Council Licensure Exam for Registered Nurses (NCLEX-RN). The Generic option requires students to complete course work in fundamental skills already attained by the LPN/Paramedic.
  3. LPN/PARAMEDIC TO RN TRANSITION Online Option. The program is designed to prepare graduates with the knowledge and skills required to be successful on the National Council Licensure Exam for Registered Nurses (NCLEX-RN). The program enables students who aspire to become Registered Nurses to do so within a minimum period of time and with a minimum duplication of course content and credits.

PRACTICAL NURSING

The practical nursing program is designed to provide a beginning point for individuals seeking upward mobility in the nursing profession.  Practical Nursing students are prepared for giving direct and primary nursing care under immediate supervision. Upon completion of the program, graduates are eligible to take the National Council Licensure Examination for Practical Nurses (NCLEX-PN) for licensure as a practical nurse.

SEARK College Nursing Programs clinical site experience trainings include JRMC, other hospitals and health care facilities that the school has training affiliation agreements with.

Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN)

University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff
Department of Nursing
1200 N. University Drive, Mail Slot 4973 Pine Bluff, AR 71601
Chairperson: Diann Williams, MSN, RN, CNE
(870) 575-8220

The University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff (UAPB) offers two program options to obtain the Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN): Generic (Prelicensure) Track and RN to BSN Completion Track. Clinical site experience trainings include JRMC, other hospitals, clinics and health care facilities that the program has training affiliation agreements with. Both BSN program options are approved by the Arkansas Department of Higher Education. The Generic (Prelicensure) Program Track is approved by the Arkansas State Board of Nursing. The BSN degree program at UAPB is pursuing initial accreditation by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education, (CCNE) One Dupont Circle, NW, Suite 530, Washington, DC 20036, (202) 887-6791 (202) 887-6791. Applying for accreditation does not guarantee that accreditation will be granted.

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School of Radiologic Technology

Southeast Arkansas College
1900 South Hazel
Pine Bluff, Arkansas 71603
Coordinator: Tina Pierce
(870) 543-5941
Clinical Coordinator: Tommy Nix
(870) 850-8604

JRMC and SEARK provide this learning opportunity to the people of South Arkansas.  Students participating in this 24-month program spend 40 hours per week in academic and clinical settings. This program provides the didactic and clinical content required to prepare graduates to apply to write the American Registry of Technologists (AART) Examination for Radiographers.  The curriculum includes instruction in the art and science of using radiation to provide images of tissues, bones, and blood vessels of the human body.  Upon successful completion of the examination, graduates are certified as Registered Radiographic Technologist, RT (ARRT) (R). JRMC serves as a clinical training site and classes meet at SEARK.

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Respiratory Care Associate of Science Degree

Southeast Arkansas College
1900 South Hazel
Pine Bluff, Arkansas 71603
Coordinator: Janelle Smith
(870) 543-5924

Graduates of the program will earn the Associate of Science Degree in Respiratory Care and will be eligible to take the National Board for Respiratory Care (NBRC) Entry Level Practitioner Examination.  Students studying for a respiratory degree will complete their clinical training at JRMC.

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