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Nursing, ASN

Be A Nurse

This is an innovative, fast-paced, two-year program leading to an associate of science in nursing degree. The associate of science in nursing program prepares nurses to manage direct care to patients with commonly recurring illnesses in acute and long-term health care facilities.

The associate of science in nursing program prepares nurses to provide care to patients in the community with acute and chronic health care needs where policies and procedures reflect current nursing standards of care and practices.

 

As an ASN major, you will take classes such as:

  • Human Anatomy & Physiology
  • Human Growth & Development
  • Microbiology
  • Nursing Clinicals

 

Two Options

ASN Generic Option - The Associate of Science in Nursing Program prepares nurses to manage direct care to patients with commonly recurring illnesses in acute and long-term health care facilities. There is an optional externship program between the first and second years and a three-week preceptorship experience immediately prior to graduation. All graduates are eligible to take the licensing exam for registered nurses. Graduates of this program will have the educational foundation to pursue a Bachelor of Science in Nursing degree through an advanced placement option for registered nurses.

LPN-to-RN ASN Advanced Placement Option - Designed for current Licensed Practical Nurses who wish to advance in their career to become a Registered Nurse. The Associate of Science in Nursing Program prepares nurses to manage direct care to patients with commonly recurring illnesses in acute and long-term health care facilities. The program of study includes a three-week preceptorship experience immediately prior to graduation. All graduates are eligible to take the licensing exam for registered nurses. Graduates of this program will have the educational foundation to pursue a Bachelor of Science in Nursing degree through an advanced placement option for registered nurses.

 


$68,450
Median national salary for Registered Nurses according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics' Occupational Outlook Handbook.

Program Highlights

  • Highly qualified faculty who work closely with students
  • Accredited by state, regional, and national bodies