Play a dynamic and critical role in the field of medicine!
The Nursing Education Department at Palomar College offers a quality program of study to individuals from varied backgrounds leading to an Associate Degree in Nursing. The program provides theoretical and clinical learning experiences in nursing, incorporates knowledge from related disciplines, and adapts to the ever-changing world. The curriculum reflects all competencies identified in the Quality and Safety Education for Nursing (QSEN) standards.
The goal of the program is to prepare a competent entry level nurse to provide quality care in diverse health care settings. On completion of the program, the graduate will be prepared to take the National Council Licensing Examination for Registered Nursing (NCLEX-RN).