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 National League for Nursing
Accrediting Commission, Inc. (NLNAC), 3343 Peachtree Road, NE, Suite 850, Atlanta,
Georgia 30326. (404-975-5000).
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).
The Nursing Program will take applications for both the Traditional Track and Online
2014 Classes beginning at 9:00 A.M. on Monday, April 1, 2013. The application period
will close on Thursday, April 11, 2013 at 3:00 P.M. Completion of a Nursing Information
Session is required to obtain an application.
The following Information Sessions have been scheduled for Spring Semester.
Thursday, January 17, 2013 3-5 P.M. FR 104
Friday, January 25, 2013 9-11 A.M. FR 104
Monday, February 11, 2013 9-11 A.M. NH Auditorium
Thursday, February 21, 2013 3-5 P.M. FR 104
You do not need to register in advance.
Seating is limited to 50 students. After reaching capacity and/or arrival past the
start time will result in the student having to attend a future session.
LPN to RN Route Application Dates: TBA