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Nursing is one of the most exciting and vital careers in today’s economy. If you are interested in helping people and learning about the incredible science of the human body, a nursing career
might be for you! Owensboro Community & Technical College’s Associate Degree Nursing Program (ADN) prepares its graduates to provide the highest quality care. Graduates earn an Associate in Applied Science degree and are eligible to take the NCLEX-RN examination required to become a Registered Nurse. Our program is approved by the Kentucky Board of Nursing and our average NCLEX pass rate for the past 6 years has remained above the national average. Our graduates have the skills employers want, experiencing an average job placement rate of 90% upon graduation.
Nursing: 71-72 credit hours
For graduation requirements, see the academic plan.
The Kentucky Board of Nursing may deny licensure to a nursing graduate who has been convicted of a misdemeanor or felony that involves acts that bear directly on the qualifications of the graduate to practice.
Visit the OCTC Nursing Department website