Professional Nursing


Welcome to the Professional Nursing Department

Nursing combines the art of caring with the science of healthcare for one of the most in-demand, high-growth career tracks in the industry. Graduates are eligible to become registered nurses (RNs), providing and coordinating care for patients in a variety of healthcare settings. Learn more by following the links below, or check out the Professional Nursing FAQ.

For information about RN to BSN Articulation Programs in our area, please follow this link.

Outcomes Overview

NCLEX Pass Rate (Traditional) 95.37% (Fall 2015)
NCLEX Pass Rate (Mobility) 92.30% (Summer 2015)
Student Completion Rate (Mobility and Traditional) 82.4% (at 150% of program length)
Job Placement Rate 90% (6-12 months post graduation)
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Texas Board of Nursing
333 Guadalupe St., Suite 3-460
Austin, TX 78701

Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing
3343 Peachtree Road NE, Suite 850
Atlanta, GA 30326

The Associate Degree Nursing Program* is accredited by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing
3343 Peachtree Road NE, Suite 850
Atlanta, GA 30326

*An application has been submitted to ACEN for accreditation of the RN-to-BSN program on May 15, 2018.

Professional Nursing Updates

  • RN to BSN Information Sessions

    RN to BSN Information Sessions are now available at Eastview Campus! To sign up for an Information Session, click here.

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  • New Nursing Student Paperwork Deadline

    New student paperwork is due in CastleBranch by August 1 at 5 p.m. For details, see the Orientation for Fall 2018 Incoming Students.

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  • President’s Podcast: Answering the state’s nursing crisis

    ACC President/CEO Dr. Richard M. Rhodes discusses a solution to the state’s nursing crisis in a President’s Podcast.

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