Nursing

Overview

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Craven Community College offers both the Associate Degree and Practical Nursing programs.

The Associate Degree Nursing curriculum prepares individuals with the knowledge and skills necessary to provide nursing care to clients and groups of clients throughout the live span in a variety of settings. Courses will include content related to the nurse's role as provider of care, as manager of care, as member of the discipline of nursing, and as a member of the interdisciplinary team. Graduate of this program are eligible to apply to take the National Council Licensure Examination (NCLEX-RN), which is required for practice as a Registered Nurse. Employment opportunities include hospitals, long-term care facilities, clinics, physicians' offices, industry, and community agencies.

The Practical Nursing curriculum prepares individuals with the knowledge and skill to provide nursing care to children and adults. Students will participate in assessment, planning, implementing and evaluating nursing care. Graduates are eligible to take the National Council Licensure Examination (NCLEX-PN), which is required for practice as a Licensed Practical Nurse. Employment opportunities include hospitals, rehabilitation/long term care/home health facilities, clinics and physicians' offices.

The Practical Nursing and Associate Degree Nursing programs begin in the fall. Transition LPN to ADN course is taught in the spring semester.

Application Information

Nursing Application Information - Fall 2014

Currently, we are NOT accepting application for the nursing programs.

Nursing Application (Practical Nursing and ADN) for Fall 2014 were accepted from October 21, 2013 – December 31, 2013.

To access the application at the link below, you will need to use your Craven student email account to log in.

Associate Degree Nursing Application for Fall 2014 - Google Docs

Practical Nurse Application for Fall 2014 - Google Docs

Documents

Admissions and Program Requirements

Nursing Program ADN Bonus Point WorkSheet - Fall 2014

Nursing Program PN Bonus Point WorkSheet - Fall 2014

Nursing Department Handbook

Degree Requirements

Associate Degree in Nursing (A45110)

Diploma Requirements

Diploma in Practical Nursing (D45660)

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Questions?

For further information, please contact Wanda Thomas, Admissions Specialist for Health Programs, at 252-639-2025 or email thomasw@cravencc.edu or Belinda Barnhill, Interim Dean of Health Programs and Chair of Nursing and Continuing Education, at 252-638-7341 or email barnhilb@cravencc.edu.