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2019-2020


Associate Degree Nursing (45110) CIP 51.3801

Last updated on Aug. 15, 2019, 8:19 a.m.

The associate degree nursing curriculum provides knowledge, skills and strategies to integrate safety and quality into nursing care, to practice in a dynamic environment and to meet individual needs which impact health, quality of life, and achievement of potential.

Course work includes and builds upon the domains of healthcare, nursing practice and the holistic individual. Content emphasizes the nurse as a member of the interdisciplinary team providing safe, individualized care while employing evidence-based practice, quality improvement and informatics.

Graduates of this program are eligible to apply to take the National Council Licensure Examination (NCLEX-RN). Employment opportunities are vast within the global health care system and may include positions within acute, chronic, extended, industrial, and community health care facilities.


Curriculum Offerings:

SHC - Semester Hour Credits


Additional Information:

Note 1 – Class sessions and clinical rotations in NUR courses will be scheduled during weekdays, evenings or weekends.

Note 2 – For students enrolled in the Associate Degree Nursing or the Practical Nursing programs, numerical grades below 'B' in all required nursing courses are considered unsatisfactory attainment of course completion.

Comprehensive List of Nursing Education Program Information

Nursing Education Programs Competency Standards and Progression Policy

A45110 Associate Degree Nursing Academic Plan


Notes:

For additional information regarding this program, contact the chair, Emily Fink, emily.fink@rccc.edu.


Faculty Mentors:

Emily Fink Director
Carol Beaver Faculty
Cathy Chandler Faculty
Hope Yost Faculty
Leigh-Anne Walker Faculty
Lynna King Faculty
Maria Atkinson Faculty
Phyllis Buie Faculty
Renee Hyde Faculty
Suzanne Rumble Faculty
Tim Fraley Faculty