ASSOCIATE DEGREE NURSING (ADN)
Dear Prospective Student and Visitor
Thank you for your interest in the Associate Degree Nursing (ADN) Program at Coahoma Community College. The ADN (RN) program has two tracks within the program of study. The traditional track consists of 30 semester hours of general education courses and 4 semesters of nursing courses. The LPN/RN Fast Track consists of 30 semester hours of general education courses, one summer term and 2 semesters of nursing courses.
Students are exposed to clinical experiences which include direct patient care and clinical simulations. The nursing skills lab is well equipped and includes virtual simulators and computerized patient care mannequins.
The ADN program:
- Awards an Associate of Applied Science Degree in Nursing to its graduates.
- Continually concentrates on providing an educational program that is highest in quality and responsive to the needs of the community.
- Faculty believes that students should be active participants in their own learning.
- Is small enough to know each student as a unique individual.
- Offers planned teaching-learning experiences in the classroom, skills laboratory, and clinical setting each semester.
The Associate Degree Nursing Program is student friendly and future-oriented. Students partner with qualified, committed faculty who strive to continually provide the most current information, trends, and requirements that promote a healthy transition to practice a successful career.
Lorean Willingham, MSN, RN
Director, Associate Degree Nursing Program