Associate Degree Nursing
The purpose of the Associate Degree Nursing Program is to prepare graduates to care for and manage groups of clients with common, complex health problems with predictable outcomes in structured settings. The graduate is prepared to function under the direction and guidance of a professional nurse as well as guide licensed practical nurses, and unlicensed assistant personnel (UAP) in the provision of nursing care. In addition, the graduate is prepared to assume ethical-legal responsibilities to practice according to ANA Standards and under the guidelines of the North Carolina Nursing Practice Act. The graduate is prepared to take the NCLEX-RN examination for licensure as a registered nurse.
Academic sequencing and fact sheet for the Associate Degree Nursing program may be found by CLICKING HERE.
Individual Course Descriptions may be found HERE.
Interim Department Chair: Barbara Britton, RN, MSN email: email@example.com, Department Secretary: (910) 678-8392
ESTIMATED PROGRAM COSTS:
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Nursing Related Links (Click on Links below and you will be redirected to those pages):
Joint Commission - Helping health care organizations help patients.
National Organization for Associate Degree Nursing (N-OADN) - Founded in 1984 and is recognized nationally as the voice for Associate Degree Nursing.
Certified Background.com - Coordinates the background check process from start to finish for new students.
**CPR Certification: You can obtain CPR certification from the American Heart Association (AHA) and/or FTCC. If you take the American Red Cross course it is limited to the following: CPR for the Professional Rescuer with AED.