Columbus State's Associate of Applied Science in Nursing Degree (A.D.N.) prepares
our graduates to provide direct care to clients with common health problems in a variety
We offer a five semester program that includes knowledge from nursing, humanities
and sciences along with a strong emphasis on psychomotor skills. Students go to a
wide variety of practice settings. Students are exposed to a well-developed curriculum
that includes an emphasis on critical thinking, decision making, delegation and care
management skills in the acute, intermediate, chronic and community care areas.
Upon successful completion of the program, students are eligible to take the NCLEX-RN
exam. Licensure from the Ohio Board of Nursing is needed for employment as a Registered
The Associate Degree Nursing Program is accredited by the Accreditation Commission
for Education in Nursing (ACEN), formerly NLNAC. The Watergate, 2600 Virginia Avenue,
NW, Eight Floor, Washington, DC 20037 (800-669-1656)
The Associate Degree Nursing Program is approved by the Ohio Board of Nursing, 17
S. High Street, Suite 400, Columbus, Ohio 43215-7410. (614-466-3947).
Completion of a Nursing Information Session is required to obtain an application.
The Associate Degree Nursing Program will take applications for the Traditional Track
and Blended Track Spring 2015 Classes beginning at 9:00 A.M. on Tuesday, April 1,
2014. The application period will close on Thursday, April 10, 2014 at 3:00 P.M.
ALL SESSIONS ARE NOW FULL