Everest's Nursing courses are designed to provide you with the knowledge, training and hands-on experience you need to launch your nursing career. Nursing courses focus on the theories, concepts and principles of medicine, diagnostic testing and patient care. They also explore the areas of leadership and management as well as legal and ethical issues related to health care delivery.
As a student in one of Everest's nursing programs, you will have the opportunity to study:
- Anatomy and Physiology
- Nursing Fundamentals
- Nursing Pharmacology
- Basic Nutrition
- Care of Adult
- Nursing Care
- Maternal Child Nursing
Your education will feature a combination of traditional classroom lectures and participatory laboratory workshops. Your instructors will be nursing professionals who understand the needs of today's health care industry. Team projects will allow you to exchange information with fellow students and get one-on-one support when you need it.
Completing the associate degree program will qualify you to take the NCLEX-RN® (National Council Licensure Examination for Registered Nurses) licensing examination. As a registered nurse (RN), you can be qualified to care for patients in a wide range of facilities, including hospitals, medical centers, schools, urgent care centers, etc.
Note: This Nursing program description is not necessarily reflective of every Nursing program offered across all Everest campuses. This is a summary of general topics covered within most schools. Please check your campus catalog for specific details about what is taught in the Nursing program near you.
Everest's nursing programs are approved by the State Board of Nursing in the state and at the campus where the program is located. Many programs have received additional accreditation by either ACEN and/or CCNE.
Want to know more about Everest's nursing programs? Contact Everest today. A friendly Everest representative will get back to you immediately to answer your questions.
* Your own hard work, professionalism, experience, work attitude, local market and other factors will impact your personal employment opportunities and pay.