The objective of the registered nursing program is to prepare students for the eligibility to apply for the Registered Nurse National Council Licensing Examination and attain knowledge, skills, and abilities to meet minimal competency for entry-level practice.
The purpose of the registered nursing program is to provide theoretical instruction and clinical application of the art and science of nursing. This will be expressed through therapeutic and caring relationships that promote optimal physical, psychological and spiritual health and well-being. The core values of caring, diversity, ethics, excellence, holism, integrity, leadership and management and patient-centeredness are reflected in the associate-degree nursing curriculum.
*Duration is based on accepted prerequisites.