THE AAS NURSING APPLICATIONS FOR SUMMER 2021 ARE OPEN. On the right side of this page, three applications are listed; Student to RN, LPN to RN, and Paramedic to RN. Select the application that pertains to you. 

The AAS applications will remain open from January 5, 2021, through February 28, 5:00 p.m.

The nursing program begins on May 24, 2021.

Sign up for a Pre-Admission Information session today to prepare yourself to apply!  


For over 50 years, the UA Little Rock School of Nursing has prepared leaders in the nursing community. Whether you are seeking new knowledge and training to become an RN or a practicing professional taking your next career step, we have a program that fits your needs.

The department is located in a state-of-the-art facility with competency-based teaching by the best faculty in the state.

Degree programs offered:

All degree options offer the knowledge, skills, and attitudes essential to the competent nurse and are taught in settings ranging from the classroom, campus skills laboratories, area hospitals, outpatient, online, and other health care facilities.

The School of Nursing at UA Little Rock meets the state education requirements for the Associate of Applied Science and Bachelor of Science in Nursing Registered Nurse license in the state of Arkansas. UA Little Rock has not determined if the School of Nursing meets the state education requirements in any other state, any U.S. territory, or the District of Columbia.