Apr 20, 2024  
2023-2024 College Catalog 
2023-2024 College Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Associate Degree in Nursing

Return to {$returnto_text} Return to: Nursing Education

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: This degree is available at Grand Island. In addition, the first year program and the nursing block clinical rotations can be completed at Columbus and Kearney

Suggested Sequence of Courses  

Subtotal: 43-44

General Education Core Requirements

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

  • GEN ED Group A: Communications 6 credit(s)

    (Required: ENGL 1010  AND ENGL 1020 )
  • GEN ED Group B: Critical Thinking and Problem Solving 8 credit(s)

    (Required: BIOS 2250  AND BIOS 2260 )
  • GEN ED Group C: Career and Life Skills, D: Information & Technology Literacy, or E: Global Awareness 3 credit(s)

    (Required: PSYC 2890 )
  • GEN ED Group A, B, C, D or E 4 credit(s)

    Required: BIOS 2460 )

Subtotal: 21

Total Credits for Associate Degree: 64-65

Return to {$returnto_text} Return to: Nursing Education