WHAT IS 'ASSOCIATE DEGREE NURSE (ADN)'?
The Associate Degree Nurse has both dependent and independent functions within a variety of healthcare environments throughout the community. This member of the healthcare team is able to select from a variety of therapeutic nursing interventions to provide care for clients. The graduate of this program is eligible to write the National Licensure Examination (NCLEX-RN) for licensure as a registered nurse.
The Associate Degree nursing program at Metropolitan Community College at the South Omaha Campus located in Omaha, Nebraska is accredited by the:
Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN)
3390 Peachtree Road NE, Suite 1400
Atlanta, GA 30326
The Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN) website.
The most recent accreditation decision made by the ACEN Board of Commissioners for the Associate Degree nursing program is: Continuing Accreditation.
View the public information disclosed by the ACEN regarding this program.
IS IT FOR YOU?
The successful ADN is caring and compassionate, focused and willing to learn, responsible, accountable and both self-directed and a team player. If those characteristics describe who you are, a career in nursing may be a good choice for you.
For graduate and program completion rates, please view program outcome data
JOBS AND SALARY EXPECTATIONS
Employment may be found in a variety of healthcare settings through the community. Salary expectations vary, based on those settings, but range from $30,00 to $40,000 annually for entry-level nurses.
Nancy Pares, RN, MSN, Director of Nursing Programs/Nursing Instructor
Kristin Dolezal, RN, MSN, Nursing Instructor
Diana Blum, RN, MSN, Nursing Instructor
Lori Saville, RN, MSN, Nursing Instructor
Alex Winter, RN, MSN, Nursing Instructor
Angela Kielisek, RN, MSN, Nursing Instructor
Gisele Tlusty, RN, MSN, Nursing Instructor
Michelle Inzauro, RN, MSN, Nursing Instructor
Allison Sundeen, RN, BSN, Nursing Lab Coordinator
The Associate Degree Nursing program is three quarters in length for the currently licensed practical nurse. The program provides classroom instruction, laboratory experience and clinical practice to prepare the student for the role of the registered nurse.
CREDIT CLASSES AND REGISTRATION
Registration for classes is completed by the Nursing department. Students applying for the Nursing program must meet with an advisor before submitting the application. An appointment with an advisor can be made by calling the MCC Call Center at 531-MCC-2400.
ADN application packet
NOTE: For accommodations concerning the application above, please contact our Disability Support Services.