Pearl River Community College
Pearl River Community College is a public institution located in Poplarville, MS. The Associate Degree Nursing (ADN) program at PRCC is ACEN accredited, and designed to prepare graduates for a challenging and satisfying career as a registered nurse (RN).
The ADN program begins each fall and spring semester on the Poplarville campus. Once accepted into the ADN program, the traditional option is four semesters in length or the LPN to ADN option is one part-time semester with the remaining two semesters of the traditional program of study. The curriculum includes a balance of nursing and general educational courses. Students have the opportunity to apply nursing theory and skills in the simulation/skills lab and in a variety of healthcare agencies. Upon completion of the program, students will be well prepared for the NCLEX exam to become a registered nurse.
Students may apply and enroll twice a year, and depending upon the admission decision, students can begin in the fall or in the spring.
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Sources: The State Board of Nursing from Each State, U.S. Department of Education: College Scorecard, U.S. Department of Education – OPE, National Center for Education Statistics, Bureau of Labor Statistics