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Associate Degree Nursing Program

 


 

Program Description

Nursing is a professional career that requires critical thinking skills. The field of nursing can provide emotional rewards and professional benefits. Nurses today are expected to maintain a caring and compassionate attitude while operating in intricate life-saving situations. They assist clients in lifestyle changes and promoting self-care for clients with chronic self-limiting health concerns. If you feel you are ready to advance your career, then the LPN to RN Mobility Program offers a unique opportunity for you.

  • BIO 103 Principles of Biology

  • ORI 101 Orientation to College (1 credit hour)

  • MTH 100 or Higher Level Mathematical Applications (3 credit hours)

  • ENG 101 English Composition (3 credit hours)

  • BIO 201 Human Anatomy and Physiology I (4 credit hours)

  • BIO 202 Human Anatomy and Physiology II (4 credit hours)

          

                Total Prerequisites: 15 credit hours
                All prerequisites and criteria must be met before enrolling in NUR 200


  • NUR 200 Nursing Career Mobility Assessment (6 credit hours)

           required by all nursing applicants that completed the practical nursing program
           more than two years from date of application or received their practical nursing
           education outside of the Alabama Community College system.  Deadline to
           apply for NUR200 is October 1 for the spring semester and July 1 for fall
           semester. 


Program Totals
Total Credit Hours - 73





Paramedic to ADN 

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS 

Prerequisite Course Requirements

  • BIO 103 Principles of Biology

  • ORI 101 Orientation to College (1 credit hour)

  • MTH 100 or Higher Level Mathematical Applications (3 credit hours)

  • BIO 201 Human Anatomy and Physiology I (4 credit hours)

  • BIO 202 Human Anatomy and Physiology II (4 credit hours)

  • BIO 220 General Microbiology (4 credit hours)

  • ENG 101 English Composition (3 credit hours)

  • PSY 200 General Psychology (3 credit hours)


Total Prerequisites:  22 credit hours prior to NUR 111

Mobility Paramedic to Associate Degree Nurse Curriculum



Additional Information

  • Test of Essential Academic Skills (TEAS) test. TEAS V is the current version of the test.

  • Admission to the Associate Degree Nursing Program is competitive, and the number of students is limited by the number of faculty and clinical facilities available.

  • Meeting minimum requirements does not guarantee acceptance

 

Estimated Salary
According to the Occupational Outlook Handbook 2014-2015, the median annual earnings for a registered nurse is $65,470.


Job Opportunities

According to the Occupational Outlook Handbook, the employment of registered nurses is expected to grow by 19% through 2022.  The profession's employment will grow much faster than average.  Registered nurses may work in hospitals, nursing homes, physicians' offices, schools, civil service, military service, home health, hospice, private duty and industry.


Program Features

  •    Excellent lab facilities

  •    Excellent employer comments


Accreditation
The Associate Degree Nursing program at Lurleen B. Wallace Community College is accredited by the Accreditation Commision for Education in Nursing (ACEN).

Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN)
3343 Peachtree Road NE, Suite 850
Atlanta, Georgia 30326
www.acenursing.org 

TEAS exam information

Register for the TEAS exam

Nursing Application

Nursing Division Handbook Fall 2012

Nursing Division Handbook Fall 2013

Nursing Division Handbook Spring 2014

Transfer and Progression Policy

Essential Functions


 

Staff

 

Division Chair
Nancy Burnett
(334) 493-5375   

    

Instructor

Debra Clark
(334) 493-5380
 

Instructor

 Joy Butler
(334) 493-5378 

 


 Instructor
April Wise
(334) 493-5377

 

 Instructor

Karen Kelley

(334) 493-5321



Instructor
Renee Faust
 (334) 493-5386

 Clinical Facilitator
Bonnie Pope
(334) 493-5383

      

Administrative Assistant
Donna Roberts
(334) 493-5376

 

Lurleen B. Wallace Community College is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges or SACSCOC to award the Associate in Arts, Associate in Science, Associate in Applied Science degrees and certificates. Contact the Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097 or call 404-679-4500 for questions about the accreditation of Lurleen B. Wallace Community College.