Associate Degree Nursing Program
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
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
Total Credit Hours - 73
Paramedic to ADN
Prerequisite Course Requirements
Total Prerequisites: 22 credit hours prior to NUR 111
Mobility Paramedic to Associate Degree Nurse Curriculum
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
According to the Occupational Outlook Handbook 2014-2015, the median annual earnings for a registered nurse is $65,470.
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.
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
TEAS exam information
Register for the TEAS exam
Nursing Division Handbook Fall 2012
Nursing Division Handbook Fall 2013
Nursing Division Handbook Spring 2014
Transfer and Progression Policy