Associate Degree 护理

The Associate Degree 护理 program is designed to prepare students to deliver nursing care in a variety of settings as registered nurses.

Associate Degree 护理 (64学分)


The Associate Degree 护理 program is designed for students with no previous nursing experience who are seeking to become registered nurses. 我们的底特律湖, 费格斯瀑布, 学习 and Wadena campuses offer the two-year Associate Degree 护理 program. The Associate Degree 护理 program is designed to prepare students to deliver nursing care in a variety of settings as registered nurses. The graduating nurse will be able to provide nursing care in hospitals, 长期护理中心, 诊所, community health and other health-related facilities. 

Whether you are beginning your nursing career or continuing your professional nursing education, M State provides you with an excellent educational experience.

While all students are welcome to apply to M State's nursing programs, acceptance is selective.

Learn more about the application process by watching Associate Degree 护理 Admission (视频).

护理 application information

Fall 2024 Associate Degree 护理 - 应用程序信息 (Application 关闭d June 1)

Spring 2025 Associate Degree 护理 - 应用程序信息 - 的最后期限 - 应用

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护理 accreditation and approval



The M State Associate Degree in 护理 and Practical 护理 programs are 认证系统 by the National League for 护理 Commission for 护理 Education Accreditation (NLN CNEA) 2600 Virginia Avenue, NW, 华盛顿, D.C., 20032, 202.909.2526.

All M State 护理 programs are approved by the Minnesota Board of 护理.

The Associate Degree and Practical 护理 programs at M State is approved by the Minnesota Board of 护理 and holds accreditation with the NLN Commission on 护理 Education Accreditation.

Educational requirements for initial licensure

The Associate Degree 护理 and Practical 护理 curriculums meet educational requirements for professional licensure or certification in the states of Minnesota, North Dakota and South Dakota. See more information for licensure and/or certification in other states at 护理.

DOE Requirement 护理 Program - States

NCLEX first-time test taker pass rate

NCLEX 2020-2022 Pass Rates

Advancing your nursing career

Graduates who earn an associate degree in nursing are eligible to apply for admission to baccalaureate nursing programs through articulation agreements with colleges in the 明尼苏达州 system as well as other colleges and universities outside Minnesota. A bachelor's degree offers nurses increased opportunities in management and community settings.

M State graduates eligible for automatic acceptance at MSUM

M State and 明尼苏达州 University 学习's dual acceptance program means that M State Associate Degree 护理 program graduates are eligible for automatic acceptance into MSUM’s RN-BSN program!

For M State ADN students, this new partnership offers the advantages of:

  • A seamless, efficient and cost-effective transition to MSUM’s RN-BSN program
  • Bypassing the traditional RN-BSN application process
  • Flexibility for professional, adult learners:
    • 100%在线
    • Individualized pace and program progression, with completion in as little as three semesters or up to five years
    • Program starts in fall, spring and summer semesters

Information, including eligibility requirements, is available at M State AS-N to MSUM's RN-BSN Dual Acceptance Program & 计划.

Background check, immunizations required

Students in the nursing program must have current immunizations and undergo a criminal background check. Requirements are outlined in the program application.


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