Associate of Science
Associate of Science degree Program within the Division of Nursing was
created to provide an avenue into the nursing profession, develop core
skills and competencies, foster a commitment to learning and promote
intellectual growth. The Nursing Program was originated in 1923 at
Our Lady of the Lake Hospital. It became an associate degree
program at Our Lady of the Lake College in 1990.
attain the Associate of Science Degree in Nursing and are prepared to
write the National Council Licensure Examination for Registered Nurses (NCLEX-RN).
The Associate Degree in Nursing curriculum
consists of 71 – 72 credit hours. The clinical sequence is
designed to be completed in four semesters, during which the student is
enrolled full-time. Click
here for curriculum details.
to the ASN Program must meet the following minimum admission criteria:
accepted for full admission status to OLOL College
in good academic standing at OLOL College
completed 6 credit hours at OLOL College
completed the following foundation courses with a grade of C or
better: Academic Seminar, English Composition I, College
Algebra, Human Anatomy and Physiology I, Introduction to Psychology,
and Introduction to Chemistry.
earned a grade point average of 2.75 or higher on arts and sciences
courses in the nursing curriculum
earned a grade of C or better in the arts and sciences courses in
the nursing curriculum
Note: Students applying to
the 2 year traditional ASN program must take the
Test of Essentials Academic Skills
(TEAS) by the application deadline. "For more information regarding
the TEAS exam, please contact the School of Nursing by calling
225-768-1750 or 1751.
A class of
approximately 100 students is accepted twice a year. A class of
approximately 100 students is accepted twice a year. Applications and
all supporting documents for the Associate of Science Degree in Nursing
are due on or before August 15 for the spring semester or January 15 for
the fall semester. Call (225) 768-1700 for application information.
Lady of the Lake College welcomes applications from all qualified
individuals. All transcripts are reviewed on an individual basis,
according to College policy, in order to determine eligibility and
placement in the program. Equal educational opportunities are
offered to all who meet entrance requirements, without regard to race,
gender, ethnicity, creed, marital status or age.
Our Lady of the Lake College
Financial Aid Office is available to all applicants to discuss
eligibility for financial assistance. Please call (225) 768-1714
to schedule an appointment.
are encouraged to complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid
(FAFSA) form. Our Lady of the Lake Regional Medical center also
offers tuition reimbursement to qualifying employees.
more information about the Associate of Science Degree in Nursing
Program request an application packet by calling (225) 768-1700 or
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