Nursing

Health Sciences Department | AAS - Associate of Applied Science Degree | 2 years

Earn your Associate of Applied Science degree in Nursing at Clackamas Community College and take the first step towards an in demand career in the medical field.

One of the fastest-growing occupations in the United States, nurses are highly sought after and may choose to work in a variety of specialties and settings. Nurses also enjoy the benefits of a rewarding profession that values life-long learning and offers many opportunities for educational and career advancement. An Associate of Applied Science Degree in Nursing from Clackamas Community College prepares you for an exciting career in nursing through interactive classroom learning and hands-on clinical experiences. 

Download the 2018-19 nursing program application.

This is a limited entry program. Contact Health Sciences for more information.

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503-594-0650

healthsciences@clackamas.edu

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Nursing Prerequisites

Complete 13 credits of Arts & Letters, Social Sciences, or Natural Sciences Electives
 
Complete the following Nursing Prerequisite
  • BI-231
  • Human Anatomy/Physiology I
  • 4
  • BI-232
  • Human Anatomy/Physiology II
  • 4
  • BI-233
  • Human Anatomy/Physiology III
  • 4
  • BI-234
  • Introductory Microbiology
  • 4
  • FN-225
  • Nutrition
  • 4
  • MTH-095
  • Algebra III
  • 4
  • PSY-215
  • Intro to Developmental Psych
  • 4
  • WR-121
  • English Composition
  • 4
  • WR-122
  • English Composition
  • 4
 

Nursing - Year 1

Complete 0-1 credits of PE-185
  • PE-185
  • 0-1
 
Complete the Following
  • BI-112
  • General Biology for Health Sciences
  • 4
  • NRS-110
  • Foundations - Health Promotion
  • 5
  • NRS-110C
  • Health Promotion Clinical
  • 4
  • NRS-111
  • Foundations-Chronic Illness I
  • 3
  • NRS-111C
  • Chronic Illness I Clinical
  • 3
  • NRS-112
  • Foundations-Acute Care I
  • 2
  • NRS-112C
  • Acute Care I Clinical
  • 4
  • NRS-230
  • Clinical Pharmacology I
  • 3
  • NRS-231
  • Clinical Pharmacology II
  • 3
  • NRS-232
  • Pathophysiological Processes I
  • 3
  • NRS-233
  • Pathophysiological Process II
  • 3
  • NRS-221
  • Chrnc Illness II & End of Life
  • 3
  • NRS-221C
  • Chronic Illness II-EOL Clinic
  • 6
  • NRS-222
  • Acute Care II & End of Life
  • 3
  • NRS-222C
  • Acute Care II-EOL Clinical
  • 6
  • NRS-224
  • Integrative Practicum
  • 2
  • NRS-224C
  • Integrative Practicum Clinical
  • 7
 

Nursing - Year 2

Take WR-123 or WR-227
  • WR-123
  • English Composition
  • 3
  • WR-227
  • Technical Report Writing
  • 4
 
Total Credits Required: 90