NursingMajor Code: 430A
Associate in Applied Science
The nursing program prepares individuals to function as staff nurses in a variety of health care settings, including hospitals, nursing homes, and offices. Graduates of the program are eligible to take the National Council of State Boards of Nursing Examination (NCLEX-RN) which leads to licensure as a registered professional nurse (RN). The program is accredited by the Illinois Department of Professional Regulation.
General Education Requirements27
Major Program Requirements41
Total Semester Hours for Degree68
+ Program admission required for enrollment.
Major course shown in color requires minimum grade of C.
NOTE: Students enrolled in the clinical portion of the nursing program for the full 16-week semester are considered full-time students. However, student financial aid awards are based on the actual number of credit hours in which the student is enrolled.