Major code AA2342
College of Health Sciences and Professions
School of Nursing
Grover Center E365
TBA, contact person
The two-year associates degree program in nursing combines coursework and clinical experience for preparation for licensure as a registered nurse (RN) once an associate in applied science degree is earned. Students may qualify for admission to the bachelor’s degree program in nursing with an additional two years of study.
Graduates work in a variety of settings, including nursing homes, home health agencies as well as clinics, doctor’s offices, and hospitals once licensed.
Ohio University also has registered nurse programs and advanced placement opportunities for licensed piratical nurses (LPNs).
Students must meet University admission requirements and admission to associate degree nursing program. Admission to the associate degree nursing program is selective.
Change of Program Policy
Selective admission requirements must be met for admission to associate degree nursing program.
External Transfer Admission
Requirements for University admission must be met. Transfer students are evaluated on a case by case basis.
Opportunities Upon Graduation
The program is fully approved by the Ohio Board of Nursing and accredited by the National League of Nursing. After graduation, graduates are eligible to apply to take the National Council Licensure Examination for registered nursing licensure. Completion of this program allows students to apply to take the National Council Licensure Examination for Registered Nurses.