WSCC 2024-2025 Catalog 
    
    Jun 16, 2024  
WSCC 2024-2025 Catalog

Associate Degree Nursing, AAAS


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Registered Nurses (RNs) work as respected health professionals who help people stay healthy or get healthy. RNs provide and coordinate patient care, educate patients, and provide advice and emotional support to patients and their families. RNs work in hospitals, private homes, nursing homes, schools, and correctional facilities and often lead a team of other healthcare providers. The Institute of Medicine is encouraging all RNs to obtain bachelor’s degrees by 2020 and WSCC has multiple articulation agreements with four‐year universities allowing for transferability of classes.

Admission into Nursing Program is by competitive selection. Students must earn at least a 75% grade average in each course to continue in the program, but must earn a 2.7 (B‐) in ,  and  .  Students must have completed first-year at WSCC (see Nursing - LPN Certificate and/or Level 1 of RN - AAAS) or possess Practical Nursing Licensure and have  and   in the past eight years in order to be admitted to the program.  , , ,   or , and the elective may be completed prior to the program.  A limited number of students are admitted on a part-time basis. 

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Level 1


Program of Study


Total Nursing Courses Only: 10 Credit Hrs | 15 Contact Hrs

Semester Total: 17 Credit Hrs | 23 Contact Hrs

Semester 2


Level 2


Students must earn at least a 75% grade average or a grade of (C) in each course to continue in the program, but must earn a 2.7 (B-) in . Students must have completed first‐year at WSCC (see Nursing - LPN Certificate and/or Level 1 of RN ‐ AAAS) or possess Practical Nursing Licensure and have ANP I and II in the past eight years in order to be admitted to the program. ,  ,  , and the elective may be completed prior to entering the program.  A limited number of students are admitted on a part‐time basis.

Total For AAAS in Nursing (1st and 2nd Levels): 68 Credit Hrs | 99 Contact Hrs


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