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Nursing

Hopkinsville Community College Associate Degree Nursing Program prepares graduates for a challenging career in health care. A degree in nursing offers a wide array of opportunities that can lead to career advancement in acute and chronic care of patients. The goals of nursing education at HCC are to develop the ability in graduates to enhance human flourishing, demonstrate sound nursing judgment, develop professional identity and possess a spirit of inquiry in order to improve patient outcomes.

Available Credentials

To apply to HCC's Nursing programs, you must attend a Pre-Admission Conference (PAC) and take the Pre-Admission Exam (PAX).  Information for both the PAC and the PAX can be found here.PDF Icon

Check out the Nursing Department Blog for department information and announcements, including dates for the Pre-Admission Conference and Pre-Admission Exam.

**Announcing a second Pre-Admission Conference for applicants interested in Fall 2015**
            Date:  Thursday, March 26, 2015
            Time:  1:00 - 3:00 p.m.
            Place:  Hopkinsville campus, Technology Center room 215
If you were unable to attend the first Pre-Admission Conference, please plan to attend this one.  Pre-registration is not required.

**New PAX-RN dates have been added!  Please register at www.nlnonlinetesting.org.  Seats may be limited.**

Other Courses Offered

This information should not be considered a substitute for the KCTCS Catalog . You should always choose classes in cooperation with your faculty advisor to ensure that you meet all degree requirements.

Contact:

Kristi Martin, Allied Health Administrative Assistant

Office: Hopkinsville Campus, Technology Center 224
Phone: (270) 707-3840

Email:  kmartin0238@kctcs.edu

 

Veronica Tolbert, NAA100 On-Demand Division Assistant
Office: Hopkinsville Campus, Technology Center 224
NAA100 On-Demand Phone: (270) 707-3858
State Nurse Aide Exam Phone: (270)707-3860
Email:  vtolbert0002@kctcs.edu

Accreditation

The HCC RN and PN Programs are fully approved by the Kentucky Board of Nursing (www.kbn.ky.gov).

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

ACEN Accreditation Status:  Continuing accreditation with the condition of a Follow Up Report to be submitted in February 2016.

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