The nursing program prepares graduates to enter the healthcare field as a Registered Nurse. The registered nursing curriculum provides the knowledge and skills needed to care for patients of all ages. Graduates are prepared to complete the National Council Licensure Examination for Registered Nurses (NCLEX-RN) in order to receive a nursing license.
Please visit the U.S. Department of Labor Statistics Occupational Outlook Handbook for more information about a career in this field: http://www.bls.gov/ooh/Healthcare/Registered-nurses.htm
Need more information?
Dr. Amy Langley
Health Science Division Director
Office: 102 Aderholt Health Science Building
Phone: (256) 840-4185