2017-2018 Catalog 
    May 20, 2018  
2017-2018 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Associate Degree in Nursing

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For more information please see the Nursing Education Program Overview .


The purpose of the ADN program is to provide students with the foundation of nursing knowledge, skills and professional attitudes required for the safe, competent and comprehensive practice of professional nursing through diverse theoretical and clinical opportunities.

Note: Program available at the Grand Island campus. In addition, the first year program and the nursing block clinical rotations can be completed at the Columbus campus and Kearney Center.

Suggested Sequence of Courses  

Subtotal: 21

Subtotal: 9

Subtotal: 9

Basic Achievement Requirements

All graduates with an AA, AS, AAS or ADN will meet minimum achievements for math, writing and reading. Graduates can meet the requirement by:
Note: Scores for specific health program admission may vary from the scores listed. Please see the program director for more specific information.

   1.Acquiring appropiate Mandatory Assessment Placement (MAP) scores in math, writing and reading.
  2. Completing the following courses:
    a. MATH 0980 Math Essentials with a C or above.
    b. ENGL 0970 Reading & Writing Essentials II with a C or above.

General Education Core Requirements

All graduates with an AA, AS, AAS or ADN will complete:

Subtotal: 31

Total Credits for Associate Degree: 72

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