The Nursing Transition Program provides currently licensed practical nurses, who have completed BIO 169 and PSY 150 or their equivalent as approved by the Registrar, eligibility for matriculation into the second semester (1st year) of the Associate Degree Nursing Program. Upon acceptance into the program, students will be awarded 17 hours of college credit, satisfying the first semester requirements.
Graduates of this program are eligible to apply to take the National Council Licensure Examination (NCLEX-RN), which is required for practice as a registered nurse. Employment opportunities include a wide variety of health care settings such as hospitals, long-term care facilities, clinics, and physician’s offices.
This has been identified as a limited enrollment program and may involve certain deadlines. See an academic counselor for additional information.
Visit the Nursing Department Website
View the Annual Admissions Bulletin for more information about the program.
Award Available – See Course Requirements below.
- Associate in Applied Science Associate Degree Nursing Transition (A45110T)
Approved Course Substitutions**
*BIO 175 General Microbiology
BIO 275 Microbiology
- Associate in Applied Science Associate Degree Nursing (A45110)
- Practical Nursing Diploma (D45660)
- Surgical Technology Diploma (D45740)
- Associate in General Education Nursing Degree (A10300N)