Adirondack Community College
640 Bay Road
Queensbury, New York 12804
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ADN Program Details
The Nursing A.A.S. program provides a sound foundation in both the theorectical principles of nurse caring and the clinical foundations of nursing practice. Students have varied opportunities in many different health care environments during their clinical practice in the program and, therefore, graduates of the program are prepared to begin employment in a variety of health care settings as entry level professional nurses.
The program is approved by the New York State Board of Education and is accredited by the National League for Nursing Accrediting Commission (3343 Peachtree Road, Atlanta, GA 30326, www.nlnac.org). Successful completion of the program enables the graduate to take the National Council Licensure Examination for Registered Nursing (NCLEX-RN). Hegis Code Nursing 5208. Required Preparation: must be eligible to enter BIO 107 (Regents or college preparatory Biology and Chemistry in the last five years or BIO 103 and CHM 103 or equivalent course). Students who do not demonstrate competency in Math will be required to take MAT 167 (MAT 097 acceptable) prior to or concurrent with first semester nursing courses.