As a nursing student, you will be directly involved with the care of individuals, families, and communities promoting health, preventing illness, and providing care during times of illness and crisis.
Note: Admission to the program is limited. The College does not have space in this program for all people who apply, therefore a selective admissions process is used to admit applicants.
The Nursing Degree Program prepares students for entry level positions in nursing and for taking the National Council Licensure Examination (NCLEX-RN). It has been approved by The New Jersey Council of Presidents, and accredited by the New Jersey Board of Nursing and the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN).
Within your first semester you will:
Graduates of the program will be able to:
Students must demonstrate Algebra I competency before taking courses in the major. Algebra I competency may be verified with a passing score on the College’s placement test or by completing the appropriate class. Students must have a “B” or better in high school or college laboratory biology and laboratory chemistry. Students must have a cumulative GPA of 2.75 (High school GPA will be used if the student has less than 12 college credits at the time of application).
*There may be additional requirements that are required depending on the major chosen.
The Associate Degree nursing program at Middlesex College in Association with Raritan Bay Medical Center at the Middlesex College Campus located in Edison, New Jersey 08818 is accredited by the:
Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN)
3390 Peachtree Road NE, Suite 1400 Atlanta, GA 30326
The most recent accreditation decision made by the ACEN Board of Commissioners for the Associate Degree nursing program is continuing accreditation.