Clarion's Associate of Science in Nursing Program offers both a comprehensive and intensive form of nursing education in a balanced curriculum of nursing and liberal arts. It is designed to prepare technical nurses to give client-centered care within structured settings and to work effectively with other members of the health care team. The two year Associate of Science in Nursing program provides the graduate with a foundation for further study at the Baccalaureate level. Upon completion of the program, the graduate will be eligible to take the National Council Licensure Examination (NCLEX) to become a registered nurse (RN).The ASN program's primary goal is the provision of educational experiences to promote scientific inquiry, creative thinking, critical judgment, and self-evaluation.
Fact Sheet provides information about the profession of nursing, admissions requirements, prerequisite courses, essay submissions, NLN pre-entrance exam, and other important facts that the applying student needs to know.
Advanced Placement for LPNs Licensed Practical Nurses may qualify for advanced placement. This policy will guide the LPN on the process.
A.S.N. Handbook All students are required to review the handbook.
The deadline to apply for Fall 2013 is December 15, 2012.
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For questions regarding University Admissions and Financial Aid, please contact Theresa Nestor at (814) 393-1211.
For specific questions about the ASN program or to meet with an ASN faculty member, contact Deb Weaver at (814) 393-1250