Nursing AAS

Health Sciences Department | A.A.S. Associate of Applied Science Degree | Two 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. 

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Nursing AAS

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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
  • Introduction to Developmental Psychology
  • 4
  • WR-121
  • English Composition
  • 4
  • WR-122
  • English Composition
  • 4
 

Nursing - Year 1

Complete 0-1 credits of PE-185
  • PE-185
  • Physical Education
 
Complete the Following
  • BI-112
  • General Biology for Health Sciences
  • 4
  • NRS-110
  • Foundations of Nursing - Health Promotion
  • 5
  • NRS-110C
  • Foundations of Nursing - Health Promotion Clinical
  • 4
  • NRS-111
  • Foundations of Nursing in Chronic Illness I
  • 3
  • NRS-111C
  • Foundations of Nursing in Chronic Illness I Clinical
  • 3
  • NRS-112
  • Foundations of Nursing in Acute Care I
  • 2
  • NRS-112C
  • Foundations of Nursing in 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 Processes II
  • 3
  • NRS-221
  • Chronic Illness II and End of Life
  • 3
  • NRS-221C
  • Chronic Illness II and End of Life Clinical
  • 6
  • NRS-222
  • Nursing in Acute Care II & End of Life
  • 3
  • NRS-222C
  • Nursing in Acute Care II & End of Life Clinical
  • 6
  • NRS-224
  • Integrative Practicum
  • 2
  • NRS-224C
  • Integrative Practicum Clinical
  • 7
 

Nursing - Year 2

Take WR-222 or WR-227
  • WR-222
  • English Composition
  • 3
  • WR-227
  • Technical Report Writing
  • 4
 
Total Credits Required: 90
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