East Arkansas Community College

Allied Health Science Department

East Arkansas Community College is a Public institution with a campus in Forrest City, Arkansas. The institution is approved to offer nursing programs by the Arkansas Board of Nursing. The Forrest City, Arkansas campus for East Arkansas Community College is located in a Town setting, see the map below. Total enrollment for all degrees including nursing programs is 1,268. The student-to-faculty ratio is 16-to-1. In-state tuition and fees were $2,880, while out-of-state tuition and fees were $3,390 for the most recent reporting period.

Nursing Degree Programs at East Arkansas Community College

  • Associate of Science in Nursing (ASN)
  • LPN to Registered Nurse Program (LPN to RN)

Visit the East Arkansas Community College website to learn how to apply for the nursing degree programs listed above. We also recommend that all nursing students in Arkansas periodically review the requirements for a CNA, LPN, and RN nursing license as presented by the Arkansas Board of Nursing. Understanding the CNA, LPN, and RN nursing license requirements and duty restrictions for Arkansas will help you navigate your education needs and avoid career planning mistakes often made by nursing students.

East Arkansas Community College 2014-2015
Student population:1,268
Student-to-faculty ratio:16-to-1
In-district tuition & fees:$2,610
In-state tuition & fees:$2,880
Out-of-state tuition & fees:$3,390
Percent on financial aid:95%
Open admissions policy:yes
Religious affiliation:Not applicable

Ethnicity Profile of Students


Male 35%
Female 65%
Full-Time 43%
Part-Time 57%
Undergraduate 100%
Graduate 0%

East Arkansas Community College Address And Campus Setting

Click the map below to see the physical campus address and get driving directions to: East Arkansas Community College, 1700 Newcastle Road, Forrest City, Arkansas 72335. You can also see the East Arkansas Community College campus setting and nearby attractions in satellite or street view mode.
East Arkansas Community College Nursing School in Forrest City Arkansas

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Last updated: January 29, 2016