PSB Health Occupations Aptitude Examination

  • Required for entrance into the Radiography, Surgical Technology, and Dental Hygiene Programs
  • Limited seating 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
Bachelor of Science in Nursing March 1 Oct 1
Accelerated BSN Program March 1 ---


Master Degree Program

Fall Class

Spring Class

Master of Science in Healthcare Administration June 1 ---


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

Radiography $22,711.10 $ 45,403
Surgical Technology $16,850 $34,532


Bachelor of Science Degrees

BSIS-Sonography* $16,196.50 $32,405
BSIS-Leadership* $13,194 $25,571
Bachelor of Science in Nursing $40,991 $76,355
Dental Hygiene $38,1440 $73,504
*Completion program costs do not include pre program requirements.
Estimated cost for the 2017-2018 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.



Contact Information

Autumn Perkins

  • Advising Coordinator
  • Office:  Pendergraft Health Sciences Center 108
  • Phone:  479-788-7841
  • Fax:  479-424-6841
  • Email:

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