Northark Practical Nursing Program Ranked 8th Best in Arkansas

Northark Practical Nursing Program Ranked 8th Best in Arkansas

Fri Nov 20, 2020 at 10:17 AM

2020 Practical Nursing BadgeNorth Arkansas College’s Practical Nursing program has been ranked the 8th best program in Arkansas by

Northark’s PN program scored 96.44 out of 100 and ranked 8th among the 26 state-approved PN programs in the state. achieved its rankings by analyzing NCLEX-PN pass rates, averaging and weighing those pass rates and looking at program characteristics.

Northark PN Program Director Jennifair Ditmanson said the rankings show Northark consistently has a top program in Arkansas.

“We were very pleased to be recognized by as one of the top practical nursing programs in the state of Arkansas for 2020,” she said. “It affirmed the quality of North Arkansas College Practical Nursing program, as well as our ongoing commitment to serve our students and community at the highest level possible. We strive to produce nurses who are caring, professional, and competent. Our pass rates are consistently at or above 93% which is significantly above the national average. Our high pass rates reflect the hard work of our faculty and students. We could not have accomplished this without the support of everyone at North Arkansas College.”

A complete list of the Arkansas rankings can be found here:

A complete list of the rankings by state and methodology can be found here:

For more information about Northark’s Practical Nursing program and to learn how to enroll, contact Jennifair Ditmanson at (870) 391-3369 or email her at

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