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Nursing & Allied Health
New students should contact a Health Care Specialist/Education Planner through the Entry Center.
Leszek Cromwell
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   lcromwell@lowercolumbia.edu
Tel 360.442.2425
Toll Free 1.866.900.2311
Fax 360.442.2879
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Nursing is a demanding and rewarding profession that requires strong communication skills, excellent problem-solving abilities, focused concentration when performing a task, attention to detail, the ability to work well with others, and extensive knowledge of the sciences.

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Nursing Certificate and Degree Options

Nursing Associate in Arts – Direct Transfer Agreement

Prepare for upper division coursework in nursing. This option is designed for students who intend to complete the Associate Degree Nursing program at LCC and continue their education for a baccalaureate degree in nursing at an institution that offers an RN to BSN program. 

Nursing Assistant

An 8-credit Certificate of Completion provides students the content and experience to give basic nursing care to patients under the supervision of a licensed nurse.

Practical / Registered Nurse

Completion of the first four quarters of the Nursing Program enables students to apply for state licensure as a Practical Nurse by examination (NCLEX – PN).  Completion of the remainder (second year) of the Nursing Program fulfills the requirements of the Associate Degree and enables the student to apply for state licensure as a Registered Nurse by examination (NCLEX – RN).


LPN2RN

This entry option provides an opportunity for  Licensed Practical Nurses to earn an Associate in Applied Science Transfer degree. Completion of the nursing program enables the student to apply forstate licensure as a Registered Nurse by examination (NCLEX – RN).

Rural Outreach in Nursing Education (RONE) limited availability

The RONE Associate in Applied Science Transfer Degree is a collaboration with rural hospitals throughout the state to provide access to nursing education in selected rural areas. If you are a rural health care worker in Washington State, you may be eligible for the RONE program.

Approval and Accreditation

The Lower Columbia College Nursing Program is approved by Washington State Nursing Care Quality Assurance Commission and accredited by Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing.

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