You have selected the most challenging, rewarding and versatile career available today. We believe that a registered nurse is one who possesses considerable knowledge of the basic physical, biological, behavioral, and medical sciences, plus the ability and skill to apply this knowledge in caring for patients with common nursing problems. This requires decision-making ability and sound judgment. We dedicate our time and effort to offer you those experiences that will assist you in reaching this goal. If you have additional questions or would like to speak to a nursing advisor after you explore our website, please contact us at 870-235-4331.
Admission to pre-nursing major does not guarantee admission to the nursing program. Pre-requisite courses must be completed prior to the start of the nursing program.
SAU Department of Nursing is no longer offering the RN to BSN track.
Beginning March 16, 2021, all pre-nursing students applying to our BSN program will need to complete a HESI standardized preadmission examination administered through the SAU Office of Counseling and Testing. This exam is for diagnostic purposes and must be taken at SAU. HESI Admission Assessment (HESI A2) preadmission examination score must be 75% or greater. The reported score does not round up to 75%. There is a maximum of three attempts to this preadmission exam. Posted on 12/2/2020. How to Register for HESI A2
SAU Department of Nursing is currently accepting applications for the BSN Traditional Track program through October 15, 2021. Click Here to Apply
The Southern Arkansas University Alumni Association, Inc. will honor seven outstanding SAU alumni during the organization’s annual Distinguished Alumni Awards dinner on Thursday, March 8. Award recipients will be honored in four categories, according to Michael Woods, director of alumni relations. Posthumously receiving the night’s top honor […]