Nursing Associate Degree

Where To Go From Here

This program prepares students for employment opportunities as nurses. It is designed to provide the credits necessary for eligibility to take the nursing licensure examination, and transferability for a bachelor’s degree in nursing.

Why This Degree

Students who earn an associate of applied science degree will be prepared for national licensure as a registered nurse. Job opportunities in this field offer great variety, as they treat patients, educate patients and the public about medical conditions, and provide emotional support to patient’s and family members. This degree provides the foundation for continued study at the bachelor-degree level including BSN programs at various universities in Michigan. Most RN’s, earning $51,640 to $76,570 per year, advance to head nurses or into management positions such as assistant unit manager.

Nursing Program Information & ApplicationView nursing program information for students applying for admission into the nursing program after Fall 2017.

Montcalm Community College’s Nursing Program has full approval from the Michigan Department of Licensing and Regulatory Affairs (LARA). State of Michigan Department of Community Health Board of Nursing; P.O. Box 30193; Lansing MI, 48909.

Nursing Program Information (Pre-Fall 2017)View nursing program information for students who are in the process of working on program requirements prior to Fall 2017.

The Montcalm Community College, Associate Degree Nursing Program holds pre-accreditation status from the National League for Nursing Commission for Nursing Education Accreditation, located at 2600 Virginia Avenue, NW, Washington, DC, 20037. Holding pre-accreditation status does not guarantee that initial accreditation by NLN CNEA will be received.