Associate Degree Nursing
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.
JCC's NCLEX passing rate is 95% over the past 3 years. The state average for 3 years is 81%. The national average over 3 years is 85%.
This nursing education program is a candidate for accreditation by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN).
- Angela P. Swank
Director of Nursing Education Programs
- Admissions Office