Northwest Arkansas Community College
One College Drive
Bentonville, Arkansas 72712
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Nursing Programs OfferedADN Programs
ADN Program Details
The Nursing Program is approved by the Arkansas State Board of Nursing.
Associate of Applied Science in Nursing and also offering LPN to RN Transition Track.
The Associate of Applied Science degree in Nursing is designed to prepare graduates to apply for the National Council Licensure Examination for Registered Nurses (NCLEX-RN) and to function as Registered Nurses. Graduates who attain RN licensure are prepared to provide client care at the beginning staff nurse level. General nursing education imparts a broad base of nursing knowledge. Those individuals wishing to pursue further education and/or a nursing specialty will have the necessary knowledge base upon which to advance their professional career. Nursing students complete clinical experiences in area healthcare facilities. The Nursing Program at NWACC has an overall high NCLEX-RN pass rate.