Metropolitan Community College - Nursing
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11/25/2020 3:00:00 PM

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Nursing

ACCREDITATION

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
(404) 975-5000

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.

STATISTICS

For graduate and program completion rates, please view program outcome data.

NURSING (NURS)

Employment in a nursing healthcare career is a caring and compassionate opportunity to serve in a variety of settings throughout our community. We offer various options to fit your goals.

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PROGRAM DESCRIPTIONS

  • Nursing (ASNAS) - Associate in applied science, provides classroom instruction, laboratory experience and clinical practice to prepare the currently licensed PN for the role of an RN

  • Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) - This course is designed to meet the Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services training requirements for nursing assistant certification and employment in long term care facilities. Successful course completion prepares the student for the state certification exam. 

  • Practical Nurse (LPNCE) - Certificate of achievement, graduates of this program are eligible to sit for the National Council Licensure Examination (NCLEX-PN) for licensure as a practical nurse

  • Medication Aide (MDA) - This course is designed to prepare the student to meet the requirements of the Nebraska Medication Aide Act, focusing on the responsibilities of the medication aide in an assisted living facility and/or a skilled care nursing facility.  

Class Schedules

  • Find quarter class schedules

  • Register for classes - Students cannot register for nursing classes. Students may self-register for Medication Aide only. Students must submit application to the Health Careers office for the Licensed Practical Nurse - Certified course.