The Associate of Science in Nursing (ASN) program provides students with the knowledge and skills required for entry into nursing practice. The focus of the program is to build the personal and professional skills needed to provide outstanding patient care.
As an entry level nurse, graduates are prepared to provide safe care and promote the health and well-being of patients and families. Graduates of the ASN program will acquire the foundation for nursing education and continued professional development. Upon completion of the program, graduates are eligible to apply for the National Council Licensure Examination for Registered Nurses (NCLEX-RN).
The ASN curriculum is built upon a foundation that incorporates the institution’s mission and vision, professional nursing standards and guidelines, and the nursing faculty’s experiences and beliefs concerning person, health, environment, nursing, and nursing education. The program provides course work in a number of areas:
All courses are offered on campus.
To be considered for acceptance into the program, applicants must meet some initial requirements:
Applicants must be proficient in verbal and written English. All programs are conducted in the English language.
PROGRAM ENTRY POINTS:
The Jay College of Health Sciences Inc. ASN Program welcomes all applicants. The nursing program has two options of entry (Generic and LPN-ASN) into the program depending on the applicant's needs and current training status.
Applicants who have no previous nursing education enter the program as generic students. Jay College of Health Sciences Inc. accepts a maximum of 25 semester transfer credit hours for the Associate of Science in Nursing. Acceptance of transfer credits is at the discretion of the institution
The LPN-ASN program is designed for applicants who are currently practicing as LPNs in the state of Florida and desire to continue their education to become registered nurses. 10 experiential learning credits for up to 10 credit hours may be accepted.
Jay College of Health Sciences does not guarantee employment as a Registered Nurse upon graduation.
Tuition: (In-state - $292/credit hour; Out-of-state - $315/credit)
Generic In-State $21,024
Generic Out-of-State $22,680
LPN-ASN In-State $18,104
LPN-ASN Out-of-State $19,530
* The tuition listed above is only an estimate based on a student completing a program in its entirety at Jay College of Health Sciences, Inc. The difference between the total amount listed and the amount a student might pay may be less depending on the amount of credits that a student transfers into the institution. All tuition fees are subject to change.
Entrance Exam $35
Externship Fees $4,000
Other Costs $600
Generic ASN - 18 months
LPN-ASN - 12 months