If you’re looking for a fulfilling career rich with opportunities to help people and improve their quality of life, then nursing is the major for you. Our nursing program is dedicated to providing you with the education and experience you need to pursue a career in nursing.

You will gain the knowledge and skills you need to pursue a career in nursing. Our program is designed to train and prepare you for the professional world by providing you with opportunities for hands-on experience in hospitals or clinical settings. Plus, you’ll get all this in a liberal-arts-based curriculum that incorporates innovative technology in a classroom setting.


You’ll be working side-by-side with your professors and nurses who will teach you everything they know about the profession. Small class sizes allow you to connect with your professors, giving you opportunities to ask questions, research, and experience what the nursing world is like.


Registered nurses make an average of $67,490 per year according to the United States Bureau of Labor Statistics. Employment of registered nurses is expected to grow by 16 percent by 2024. With nurses in such high demand, you will have opportunities all over the country to work in hospitals, medical centers, extended-care facilities and government institutions. With a nursing degree from Henderson State, the possibilities are endless.

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Department of Nursing
Nursing Building
1100 Henderson Street, HSU Box 7803 
Arkadelphia, AR 71999-0001 
Phone: 870-230-5015