ASSOCIATE DEGREE IN NURSING (RN)
HEALTH SCIENCE & NURSING DIVISION
The Associate Degree Nursing Program is a two-year program designed to prepare students for employment as a Registered Nurse, providing direct care to patients. Graduates receive an Associate of Science Degree in Nursing. The California State Board of Registered Nursing has approved the program. Students who complete the curriculum are qualified to take the examination leading to licensure as a Registered Nurse.
Student Learning Outcomes (SLO)
- Upon completion of the Rio Hondo College Associate Degree in Nursing, the graduate will be aligned in a position to transition into a Bachelor’s of Science in Nursing program.
- The student will integrate the simulated clinical experience to enhance clinical performance in all clinical areas
*The Board of Registered Nursing (BRN) requires these courses be completed to be eligible to take the RN licensing examination. All of these courses must be completed with a grade of “C” or better