Advising

Pre-entrance Exams

National League for Nursing (NLN) PAX-PN Examinations

  • Required for admission into the PN Program
  • Registration is limited to 38
  • Registration is required in advance of the desired test date
  • Registration ends two days prior to test date
  • Exam score is good for two years
  • Visit the NLN PAX website

Exam Dates and Registration Form

  • 2016 NLN PAX-PN Exam Dates & Registration Form - TBA

PSB Health Occupations Aptitude Examination

  • Required for entrance into the Radiography and Surgical Technology Programs
  • Registration limited to 40 per test date
  • Register until the day before the exam if space is available
  • Exam can only be taken once per year
  • Exam score is good for two years
  • Visit the PSB website

Exam Dates and Registration Form

 

Application Deadlines

 

Associate Degree Programs & Technical Certificate

Fall Class

Spring Class

Radiography May 15
Surgical Technology Apr 15

 

Bachelor Degree Programs

Fall Class

Spring Class

Dental Hygiene May 20 ---
Imaging Sciences - Leadership May 15 ---
Imaging Sciences - Diagnostic Medical Sonography May 15
RN-BSN Online Completion Program March 1 Oct 1
BSN Program March 1 Oct 1

 

Master Degree Program

Fall Class

Spring Class

Master of Science in Healthcare Administration June 15 TBA

 

Admission Criteria and Application Process

NOTE: Meeting minimum criteria does not guarantee admission

Associate Degree Programs and Technical Certificate

Bachelor Degree Programs

Master Degree Program

 

Student Health Statement/Medical Release

Students accepted into any of the College of Health Sciences programs will be required to provide documentation of good physical and mental health by completing the Student Health Statement/Medical Release form. Documentation of all health problems and a medical release is required. Copies of immunization records and valid CPR certification must be submitted. No student will be allowed to attend a clinical rotation without the required health data records.

You may access the Student Health Statement/Medical Release form below.

Cost of Attendance

 

Associate Degrees

IN STATE OUT-OF-STATE
Radiography $22,110.50 $ 43,439.50
Surgical Technology $16,382 $33,002

 

Bachelor of Science Degrees

IN STATE OUT-OF-STATE
BSIS-Sonography* $15,767.50 $31,002.50
BSIS-Leadership* $12,866 $24,500
RN-BSN Online Completion* $10,099 $18,409
Traditional BSN $38,154 $71,394
Dental Hygiene $37,204 $70,444
*Completion program costs do not include pre program requirements.
Estimated cost for the 2016-2017 school year - costs may change without notice and additional costs may be incurred throughout a program's entirety.

Students are classified as in-state if they have lived in Arkansas, Oklahoma, Missouri, Tennessee, Mississippi, Louisiana, or Texas for at least six consecutive months prior to the beginning of the term for reasons other than attendance at UAFS.

 

Frequently Asked Questions

 

Contact Information

Lori Jones

Lori Jones

  • Advising Coordinator
  • Office:  Pendergraft Health Sciences Center 109
  • Phone:  479-788-7841
  • Fax:  479-424-6841
  • Email:  Lori.Jones@uafs.edu

Send Inquiries to:

Master and Bachelor Degree Programs and Technical Certificate Program

Associate Degree Programs

  • Advising Center, located in the Smith-Pendergraft Campus Center 479-788-7400