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Associate Degree Nursing (45110)

Description

The associate degree nursing curriculum provides knowledge, skills and strategies to integrate safety and quality into nursing care, to practice in a dynamic environment and to meet individual needs which impact health, quality of life, and achievement of potential.

Course work includes and builds upon the domains of healthcare, nursing practice and the holistic individual. Content emphasizes the nurse as a member of the interdisciplinary team providing safe, individualized care while employing evidence-based practice, quality improvement and informatics.

Graduates of this program are eligible to apply to take the National Council Licensure Examination (NCLEX-RN). Employment opportunities are vast within the global health care system and may include positions within acute, chronic, extended, industrial, and community health care facilities.

Additional Information

Note 1: For students enrolled in the Associate Degree Nursing or the Practical Nursing programs, numerical grades below 80 (C) in all required nursing courses and 77 in all non-nursing courses are considered unsatisfactory attainment of course completion. Note 2: Class sessions and clinical rotations in NUR courses will be scheduled during weekdays, evenings or weekends. Note 3: The LPN to ADN Transition is being discontinued. Please see link below for details.

Contact Information

The Associate Degree Nursing (45110) program is in the RCCC Department of Health and Education Programs. For additional information regarding this program, contact the director, Cathy Norris (cathy.norris@rccc.edu).

Program Advising

Advising Details

Students seeking advising during the summer term should contact the program chair.

Cathy Norris, Director of Nursing Education, extension 3701, and Angela Graham, Administrative Assistant, nursing Education Programs, advise all students.

Program Advisors

Carol Beaver
Instructor in Academic Programs[+]
  • Health and Education Programs
  • Nursing Education
  • Associate Degree in Nursing
phone(704) 216-3646
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Renee Hyde
Instructor in Academic Programs[+]
  • Health and Education Programs
  • Nursing Education
phone(704) 216-3698
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Cathy Norris
Director in Academic Programs[+]
  • Health and Education Programs
  • Nursing Education
phone(704) 216-3701
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Leigh-Anne Walker
Instructor in Academic Programs[+]
  • Health and Education Programs
  • Nursing Education
phone(704) 216-3715
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Emily Ward
Instructor in Academic Programs[+]
  • Health and Education Programs
  • Nursing Education
  • Associate Degree in Nursing
phone(704) 216-3716
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Cathy Chandler
Instructor in Academic Programs[+]
  • Health and Education Programs
  • Nursing Education
phone(704) 216-3530
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Suzanne Rumble
Instructor in Academic Programs[+]
  • Health and Education Programs
  • Nursing Education
phone(704) 216-7288
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