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Assistant Professor of Nursing


  • MSN -  Adult Health Nursing - Nurse Educator, Arkansas State University
  • BSN - Arkansas State University

Professional Credentials

  • MSN
  • RN

Teaching Specialties

  • Medical-Surgical Nursing
  • Clinical Education

Research Interests

  • Health Literacy
  • Student Perceptions
  • NCLEX Preparedness
  • Critical Thinking


  • National League for Nursing
  • American Nurses Association
  • Arkansas Nurses Association
  • Sigma Theta Tau International
  • Phi Kappa Phi Honors Society


Mrs. Altom graduated from Arkansas State University in 2009 with her BSN and again in 2014 with her MSN. Her nursing background includes neurology, neurosurgery and medical-surgical nursing.  Prior to joining ASTATE full time, Mrs. Altom was an adjunct clinical instructor for 3 years.  In graduate school, she followed the Adult Health Nursing track with an emphasis in Nursing Education.  She currently teaches in clinical and didactic settings as well as in the online RN-BSN program. 

CV available on request.

Kacie Altom

Contact Information

P: 870-972-3074


Building: CONHP
Room: 507