Associate of Science in Nursing
The Associate of Science Degree in Nursing program consists of both classroom instruction and supervised clinical activities to prepare the student to take the National Council Licensing Exam for Registered Nurses (NCLEX-RN) given by the National Council of State Boards of Nursing. The program incorporates course work indentified as essential to the practice of the registered nurse. Classroom instruction includes the integration of the following material: human anatomy and physiology, microbiology, nutrition, nursing concepts, nursing care, pharmacology and clinical activities in accredited hospitals and health care facilities.
The program is approved by the Louisiana State Board of Nursing. Upon graduation, the student is eligible to take the licensure examination adminstered by the National Council of State Boards of Nursing. The student must pass the national exam to become a Registered Nurse (RN).
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Fall 2015 Admission guide to be posted soon
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Salary & Career Outlook
The Associate of Science in Nursing program is currently in the process of completing requirements for Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN) candidacy. If you have any further questions please don't hesitate to contact the Nursing department at (985)858-8900.