Associate of Science in Nursing
Nursing will continue to be a critical component in the health care system of tomorrow. Career opportunities for associate degree nurses are expanding each and every day. After graduation with an Associate of Science in Nursing (ASN) degree and successful completion of the National Council Licensure Examination (NCLEX), you will be prepared to practice nursing in a variety of settings. Education makes the difference in direct patient care and in the variety of opportunities open to you. Start your career with an educational foundation that will allow you to grow into your potential and pave the way for future baccalaureate, graduate and doctoral studies.
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The associate nursing program at Eastern Kentucky University School of Nursing located in Richmond, KY is accredited by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN), 3390 Peachtree Road NE, Suite 1400, Atlanta, GA 30326 (404) 975-5000. The most recent accreditation decision made by the ACEN Board of Commissioners for the associate nursing program is continuing accreditation. View the public information disclosed by the ACEN regarding this program at http://www.acenursing.us/accreditedprograms/programSearch.htm
The Associate of Science in Nursing program is approved by the Kentucky Board of Nursing (KBN), 312 Whittington Parkway, Louisville, KY 40222, Phone 800-305-2042, Fax 502-696-5762 www.kbn.ky.gov
Program Information Student Handbook
- Application Packet
- ASN Curriculum Plan
- Scale of Criteria for Admission
- Admission Assessment Exam (HESI A2) Testing Statement (updated 11/9/20)
- Apply from Another Nursing Program
- ASN Student Handbook
- Admission and Progression Information
- Nursing Course Descriptions
For more information on the ASN program send an email to Rita Land at email@example.com or call 859-622-1943.