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  Oct 23, 2017
 
 
    
2017-2018 Student Handbook and Catalog

Nursing, A.A.S.


The Nursing Program graduate possesses the competencies necessary to assume the role of a beginning practitioner in a structured health care setting such as a hospital or extended care facility. The graduate is eligible to apply to take the National Council Licensure Examination (NCLEX-RN) for licensure as a Registered Nurse.

This concentration is specifically designed for students who plan to enter the workforce after graduation.

To facilitate success in this program, all students should enroll in ORN 1010 - Orientation: Learning to Succeed  during their first semester at DSCC.

Major/Concentration Codes: NURS-NURS

Use DegreeWorks to view a sample degree plan.

Total: 66 Semester Hours


*For lists of eligible electives, see the appropriate section of the General Education Core Curriculum Requirements .

For prerequisites (including general education course prerequisites), refer to the Nursing course descriptions in the Course Descriptions  section of this catalog.