Associate Degree Nursing

Associate Degree Nursing

About

Associate Degree Nursing is a 2-year program that prepares the graduate as a generalist capable of providing competent, accountable client care in diverse settings. Major areas of emphasis encompass the following core components of nursing practice: professional behaviors, communication, assessment, clinical decision making, caring interventions, teaching and learning, collaboration and managing care. Two options are available: the Generic Option and the Transition to RN Option.

Generic RN Option

Our traditional route, the Generic Registered Nurse option, places students in four consecutive semesters of coursework.

Transition to RN Option

The Transition to RN option is designed to assist the licensed practical nurse (LPN), paramedic, and respiratory therapist in making the transition to registered professional nurse (RN).

Dr. George Ball Simulation Center

The Dr. George Ball Simulation Center is approximately 8,000 square feet including two medical surgical patient rooms, Emergency Room/Intensive Care/Operating Room with ambulance bay, clinic, home care lab, three control rooms, and four debriefing rooms.

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Program Accreditation

This program is accredited by the Mississippi Board of Trustees of State Institutions of Higher Learning:

3825 Ridgewood Road,
Jackson, Mississippi 39211
601-432-6501

And the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN):

3343 Peachtree Road NE, Suite 850
Atlanta, Georgia 30326
1-800-669-1656
www.acenursing.us/accreditedprograms/programSearch.htm

Contact

NAHC Admissions
P: 601-376-4807
F: 601-376-4962

NAHC Financial Aid
P: 601-376-4808
F: 601-376-4962

NAHC Business Office
P: 601-376-4805
F: 601-376-4962