July 7, 2014
APPLY NOW - Spring Term 2015 Associate Degree in Nursing Program
Classes begin January 2015 |
Application deadline is October 1
MADISON, FL –
North Florida Community College’s Allied Health Department is currently
accepting students for its Associate Degree in Nursing (ADN) program. Applications are only accepted once a year
with classes beginning in January during NFCC’s spring term. The deadline to
apply for Spring Term 2015 is Oct. 1. Potential students are encouraged to
start the application now in order to complete application, testing and
entrance requirements by the posted deadline. Classes begin Jan. 7, 2015.
ADN program is 72 credit hours and takes two years to complete. Students must complete all required prerequisite
courses by December of the year prior to anticipated enrollment in January. Studies
focus on the nursing process; pharmacology; nursing care for adult, pediatric,
aged, and pregnant patients in healthy states as well as with disorders and
disease states; leadership and management for the registered nurse; as well as
issues and trends that affect the professional registered nurse including
Successful completion of
the program prepares graduates to take the National Licensure Examination for
Registered Nurses (NCLEX-RN). A passing score on this exam and registration
with the Florida State Board of Nursing enables graduates to seek employment as
a Registered Nurse (RN) in the state of Florida.
ADN program is a limited access program. Only the most qualified applicants are
accepted. In the case where equally qualified applicants are identified,
residents of Hamilton, Jefferson, Lafayette, Madison, Suwannee and Taylor
counties are given precedence for admission. Financial aid and scholarships may
be available to qualified students.
For more information, contact NFCC Allied Health Advisor Debbie Bass in the
NFCC Career and Technical Education Center (Bldg. 13) at (850) 973-1662 or email@example.com.