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Program Details

  • Award: Associate in Science
  • Credits: 64
  • Delivery: Face-to-face where some online courses may be available or required.
  • WIA Certified

About this Program

Students successfully completing the nursing and general education requirements of this program are eligible to write the National Council Licensure Examination for Registered Nurses (NCLEX-RN). Graduates are prepared for entry-level positions in hospitals, nursing homes, and clinics. Laboratory experiences are provided in area community hospitals, clinics, nursing homes, and other health agencies. Prerequisites: graduation from a Practical Nursing Program - 30 credits, granted; Licensure as a Practical Nurse, and General Chemistry of Solutions. Background study required by Minnesota law.

Program Locations

  • Lake Superior College 55811

Labor Market Information

  • College Nursing Instructors and Teachers

  • Median wage: $65,837/year-Well above the median
  • Employment outlook: Average
  • Registered Nurses

  • Median wage: $34.63/hour-Well above the median
  • Employment outlook: Well above statewide average
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Lake Superior College
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