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.

Outcomes Overview

ADN Program Outcomes:

NCLEX Pass Rate (as reported by TBON)
  • 2018: 92.83%
Student Completion Rate (at 150% of program length)
  • Traditional Track Fall ’17 cohort, graduated Spring ’19: 83.68%
  • Mobility Track Fall ’18 cohort, graduated Summer ’19: 83.67%
Job Placement Rate (6-12 months post graduation) Traditional Track:

  • Fall ’17 graduates: 100%
  • Spring ’18 graduates: 100%
  • Fall ’18 graduates: TBD

Mobility Track:

  • Summer ’17 graduates: 100%
  • Summer ’18 graduates: 100%
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The RN-to-BSN and Associate Degree Nursing programs are approved by the Texas Board of Nursing
333 Guadalupe St., Suite 3-460
Austin, TX 78701
(512) 305-7400, www.bon.state.tx.us

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
(404) 975-5000, www.acenursing.org

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

The RN-to-BSN Program is accredited by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing
3343 Peachtree Road NE, Suite 850
Atlanta, GA 30326
(404) 975-5000, www.acenursing.org

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Professional Nursing Updates

  • The ACC Early Alert Referral System

    The ACC Early Alert Referral System (EARS) is a new resource hub for ACC students seeking assistance with Academics, Health Care, Child and Family Care, Mental Health, Transportation, Civil Rights, Food Assistance, and more. Click here to visit the website.

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  • RN-to-BSN Program Spring 2021 Entry for Part-Time Hybrid Students

    ACC’s RN-to-BSN Program is pleased to announce that in addition to cohorts beginning each Fall semester, the program will start accepting students for Spring semester entry in January 2021. The first Spring semester cohort will be limited to 20 Part-Time Hybrid students.

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  • RN-to-BSN Program Accreditation Update

    The RN-to-BSN Program is now accredited by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing.

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