Nursing Associate in Science Degree
Hibbing Community College - RRCC Cohort
HCC Contact: Barbara Bozicevich | 218.262.6743
The AS Degree in Nursing through HCC is offered through the Itasca Nursing Education Consortium (INEC), which offers educational mobility for nurses in northeastern Minnesota. Laboratory experiences are provided in area community hospitals, clinics, nursing homes, and other community-based health care agencies.
Those students who successfully complete the nursing and general education graduation requirements of this program are eligible to apply for licensure and apply to take the National Council Licensure Examination for Registered Nurses (NCLEX-RN). Graduates are prepared for entry level positions in hospitals, nursing homes, home health agencies and clinics. Employment prospects for registered nurses is excellent.