Health Sciences - Nursing

Nursing Associate, AAS

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The Associate Degree Nursing curriculum provides knowledge 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.

Associate Degree Nursing, AAS - Program of Study - Course Information & Admissions Criteria
 
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Nursing Associate, AAS
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Nursing Instructor
828.339.4285
800.447.4091, ext. 4285
Nursing Instructor
828.339.4505
800.447.4091, ext. 4505
Nursing Instructor
w_buchanan@southwesterncc.edu
828.339.4258
800.447.4091, ext. 4258
Nursing Instructor
828.339.4619
800.447.4091, ext. 4619
Nursing Instructor
Kimi Walker
Nursing Program Director (Interim)
kimi_mcmahan@southwesterncc.edu
828.339.4339
800.447.4091, ext. 4339