Academics

Nursing (Advanced Standing/LPN to ADN Track)

Nursing (Advanced Standing/LPN to Assoiciate Degree Nursing Track)

AS Degree
Credits Required for Graduation: 64

Program Description

Hibbing Community College offers an Associate in Science Degree in nursing. Traditional students and advance standing LPNs are accepted. Clinical experiences are provided in area community hospitals, clinics, nursing homes, and other community-based health care agencies.

Employment Opportunities

Those students who successfully complete the nursing and general education graduation requirements of this program are eligible to apply for licensure and apply to take the National Council Licensure Examination for Registered Nurses (NCLEX-RN). Graduates are prepared for entry level positions in hospitals, nursing homes, home health agencies and clinics. Employment prospects for registered nurses is excellent.

Accreditation

Hibbing Community College's nursing program is approved by the Minnesota State Board of Nursing and accredited by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing, Inc.

The associate degree nursing program at Hibbing Community College located in Hibbing, MN is accredited by the: Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN)
3390 Peachtree Road NE, Suite 1400 Atlanta, GA 30326
(404) 975-5000

The most recent accreditation decision made by the ACEN Board of Commissioners for the associate degree nursing program is Continuing Accreditation.

View the public information disclosed by the ACEN regarding this program at http://www.acenursing.us/accreditedprograms/programSearch.htm

Program Plan

Nursing (Advanced Standing LPN to Associate Degree)

Initial Licensure as RN by State U.S. Department of Education Regulation 34 CFR 668.43 (a) (5) (v)

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