Take advantage of the accelerated nursing program at AmeriTech College and enter the healthcare field as a registered nurse in less than two years. Contact our admission department and ask about our NCLEX pass rates and other exciting features unique to the AmeriTech College Nursing Program. Student seats are limited so act fast!
ASSOCIATE OF APPLIED SCIENCE DEGREE PROGRAM
AVAILABLE AT DRAPER CAMPUS ONLY
DELIVERY METHOD: RESIDENTIAL
The objective of the Nursing Associate of Applied Science (AAS) program of study is to prepare students to become eligible for licensure as a registered nurse.
The AAS program provides students with the opportunity to learn through theory and practical applications how to be professional nurse leaders in caring for patients, families, and communities. Students prepare for a career in nursing through lecture, laboratory, and clinical experiences. Additionally, the nursing program offered at AmeriTech College utilizes a complex human patient simulator to enhance clinical and critical thinking skills. Students are also expected to take general education courses that are integrated into the program to supplement and enhance the nursing courses. AmeriTech College has been granted Accreditation from the Accrediting Commission for Education in Nursing, Inc. (ACEN, formerly NLNAC).
Graduates are generalists in the field of nursing and are prepared to provide client care in a variety of healthcare settings.
ADDITIONAL PROGRAM INFORMATION
Nursing is a physically and psychologically demanding career. Potential students should consider their ability to perform the gross and fine motor skills required as well as their general state of physical and emotional health. The AmeriTech College nursing program reserves the right to use multiple determinants in deciding whether to recommend a student for licensure.
PROGRAM OFFERING AND LENGTH
The AAS nursing program is 72 semester credit hours, consisting of 75 weeks (5 semesters) of lecture, lab, and clinical training.
ONLINE RN-BSN COMPLETION DEGREE
Graduates from the AAS nursing program have the option to complete their bachelor’s in nursing by enrolling in the online RN-BSN Degree Completion program offered at AmeriTech College.
Contact the AmeriTech College Admissions Department to take the next step toward a career that not only helps you but also makes a difference for others!