Explore Academic Programs - Nursing


CTC’s nursing programs prepare students with the knowledge, skills and hands-on training to work in a variety of settings including hospitals, physicians’ offices, home healthcare services and nursing care facilities. With experienced faculty, state of the art equipment and a simulation hospital, students are exposed to many avenues of learning. Our courses are offered in a lecture, online and blended format and includes hands-on patient care led by dedicated clinical faculty. CTC also provides the foundation to further your nursing education into advanced degrees that can propel you into the profession as advanced practice nurses, nurse practitioners, educators, clinical specialists and certified nurse anesthetists among others.

As a registered nurse (RN), you will provide and coordinate patient care, educate patients and the public and provide guidance and emotional support to patients and their family members. As a licensed vocational nurse (LVN) you will provide basic nursing care and work alongside registered nurses and doctors.


Careers, Potential Earnings & Market Growth Rates

Registered nurse

Potential Earnings: $66,200 annually

Market Growth Rate: 20 % faster than all other occupations

Licensed vocational nurse

Potential Earnings: $43,000 annually

Market Growth Rate: 20 % faster than other occupations


Degrees and Certificates

The CTC Department of Nursing and Allied Health program offers an Associate Degree Nurse (ADN) program, a vocational nurse (LVN) certificate and a nursing option for articulating students (VN/Paramedic) program. Each program offers students the unique opportunities as a licensed healthcare professional to work in a variety of settings globally.

Information for prospective students can be found for each program on the Department of Nursing and Allied Health website. The website also includes additional admissions information, contact numbers, program accreditation and student services.

Delivery Mode

Associate of Applied Science

Associate Degree Nurse (ADN)

60 credits, five semesters full time plus pre-requisite courses

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Associate of Applied Science

Nursing Option for Articulating Student

60 credits, five semesters full time plus pre-requisite courses

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Certificate of Completion

Nursing - Prospective ADN Student

27 credits, 2 semesters full-time

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Certificate of Completion

Nursing - Prospective Articulating Student

29 credits, 2 semesters full-time plus other requirements

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Certificate of Completion

Vocational Nursing (Spring)

44 credit hours, three semesters full time, plus pre-requisites

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