AS in Nursing Program (ADN)

Available in the Following Campuses

Fresno

Generic ADN: July 9, 2018

LVN-RN Advanced Placement: August 6, 2018

Program Description

The Associate of Science in Nursing Program is a six semester program for non-nursing applicants. For applicants with an LVN license and completed GE courses, the program can be completed within 33 weeks (2 semesters and a 3 week LVN to RN transition course). Students will study a wide variety of curricular content required for licensure by the California Board of Registered Nursing. Students will study fundamentals of nursing and required technical skills, health assessment, pharmacology, critical children and families and psychiatric/mental health nursing. A complex medical surgical / leadership course is offered in the final semester of the program to reinforce previous learning. After program completion, students will receive an NCLEX prep class to prepare for RN licensure board examination.

AS Nursing program is an Associate of Science degree program.


Mission Statement

Accreditation

Programs Goals

Program Outline and Course Descriptions

Transition Course

The LVN To RN Transition Course (120hrs) is an Admission Course that must be completed prior to starting the LVN to RN CORE courses.

Clinical Training

We, at Gurnick Academy of Medical Arts, consider clinical experience to be one of the most important parts of the medical education. Students are required to be rotated throughout our affiliated medical facilities, while attending our AS in Nursing Program.

Admission Requirements

Please review the following requirements:

AS in Nursing Program (ADN) Length and Schedule

Generic Applicants (Non LVN's) Length

90 weeks/6 semesters/80 semester credit hours

Session Schedule

5 days varying Monday through Sunday

Program Fees

(6 Semesters: Generic ADN)

Registration Fee (non-refundable) $75.00
Books & Materials* $3,343.00
Uniform Fee (2 sets of scrubs + 1 sweater) $110.00
Library Fee** (non-refundable) $44.00
Tuition Fee $78,179.00
TOTAL COST $81,751.00
TEAS Test (additional, prior to registration): $70.00

Several books must be obtained by students on their own and the cost of these books is not included in Books and Materials fee. 

** Cost is dependent on the start date and duration of the program

 

AS in Nursing Program (LVN to RN Advanced Placement) Length and Schedule

Advanced Placement Applicants (LVN-ADN) Length

30 weeks/2 semesters and 3 weeks/30 semester credit hours (excluding 55 semester credit hours of GE and nursing courses that are required prior to enrollment) - for applications holding LVN licensure

Session Schedule

5 days varying Monday through Sunday

(2 Semesters & 3 Weeks: LVN to RN Advanced Placement)

Registration Fee (non-refundable) $75.00
Books & Materials* $2,011.00
Uniform Fee (2 sets of scrubs + 1 sweater) $110.00
Library Fee** (non-refundable) $44.00
Tuition Fee $46,920.00
TOTAL COST $49,160.00
TEAS Test (additional, prior to registration): $70.00 

Several books must be obtained by students on their own and the cost of these books is not included in Books and Materials fee. 

** Cost is dependent on the start date and duration of the program


Gurnick Alumni Grant (for VN Graduates): $16,468.00

Financial Aid

Financial aid is available for those who qualify. Click here for more information about Financial Assistance.

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Licensure for AS in Nursing in California

Download Catalog with Addendum to find more information about Licensure, Certification and Registry Disclaimer.

Job Outlook and Salary for RNs in California

Gainful Employment Disclosure Information

Gurnick Academy is committed to providing thorough and timely vocational medical training to our students so they may obtain gainful employment.

Our institution has provided program specific information regarding gainful employment in compliance with the new Gainful Employment regulations for Title IV eligible institutions, put forward by the U.S. Department of Education, in July 2011.

All required information can be found throughout this page.

Additionally, you can Download State Disclosures and Download Annual Security Report.