Nursing Department

The Associate Degree Nursing program is designed to prepare qualified students for beginning employment as staff nurses giving direct care to clients.

 

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YC Nursing Program Information and Admissions Packet for Spring 2015

The Nursing Assistant (AHS 114) information can be found under Allied Health.


Information for Students



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 AAS in Nursing

Associate of Applied Science Degrees:

The Associate of Applied Science - Nursing

The Associate Degree Nursing program is designed to prepare qualified students for beginning employment as staff nurses giving direct care to clients. The program is fully accredited by the Arizona State Board of Nursing and the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN). Upon successful completion of the program, students will be awarded the Associate of Applied Science in Nursing degree and be eligible to make application to the National Council Licensure Examination for Registered Nurses (NCLEX-RN).

 Nursing Program

Yavapai College offers the nursing program on the Prescott, AZ and Verde Valley (Clarkdale, AZ) campuses. Verde Valley students will be required to travel to Prescott for occasional selected experiences.

Upon successful completion of the program, students will be awarded an Associate of Applied Science degree in nursing and will be eligible to apply to take the National Council Licensure Examination for Registered Nurses (NCLEX-RN).

All students are required to travel to off-campus clinical activities. The College does not offer nursing courses in extension locations.


 Continuing Ed/Perpetual Learning

Continuing Ed/Perpetual Learning:

Courses are offered through the college that would be of interest to licensed nurses.

Information can be obtained by contacting the Nursing Department at (928) 776-2017 or by email.


 YC Nursing Philosophy

The nursing faculty share the mission and values of Yavapai College. We are committed to contributing to the profession of nursing through teaching and service. We recognize that nursing students are unique, come from diverse backgrounds, and have individual learning needs. We believe that nursing is an art and science and that a sound nursing education curriculum integrates knowledge from the sciences and the humanities. The nursing curriculum is based on concepts relating to the client, health, environment, nursing therapeutics, and learning.


 The program is fully Accredited

The program is fully accredited by: The Arizona State Board of Nursing
The Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing