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DEPARTMENT OF ASSOCIATE DEGREE NURSING

The Department of Associate Degree Nursing, established in 1965, currently has monitoring approval status by the Kentucky Board of Nursing and is accredited by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing, Inc. The nursing program leading to an Associate of Science in Nursing (A.S.N.) degree is four semesters in length. The program prepares the graduate to function as a registered nurse (R.N.) to practice in a variety of positions in various clinical settings in Kentucky and across the nation. Graduates of the program are eligible to apply for NCLEX-RN, the national licensure examination.  Following successful completion of the exam, graduates are licensed as registered nurses.

 If you are interested in more information, please contact AD Nursing at 859-622-1942, or by email at adnursing@eku.edu.

 

Nursing Program Approval and Accreditation:

Accredited by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing, Inc.  (ACEN), 3343 Peachtree Road NE, Suite 850,  Atlanta, GA 30326,  Phone  404-975-5000,  Fax  404-975-5020  (www.acenursing.org)

Approved by the Kentucky Board of Nursing (KBN), 312 Whittington Parkway, Louisville, KY  40222,  Phone 800-305-2042,  Fax  502-696-5762   (www.kbn.ky.gov)

 

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