The A.A.S. degree program in Nursing prepares students through the study of nursing theory and patient care techniques to take the licensure examination for Registered Professional Nurses (RN). Both classroom instruction and clinical experiences in Chicago and surrounding suburban area hospitals and primary care facilities are provided. The curriculum is designed to lead the student to employment as a Registered Professional Nurse in hospitals, clinics, nursing homes, physicians’ offices, schools, public health, government, and military, or industry.
Admission Requirements for the Nursing Program:
Acceptance into the Nursing Program is competitive and requires prior admission to CCC as well as a
Proof of successful completion of a Basic Nursing Assistance Program (BNA) or Certified Nursing Assistance (CNA) certificate is required at the time of application to the Nursing program