Admission Requirements

To be considered for admitance into the Associates Degree Nursing Program (ADN)the applicant must meet the following criteria:

Admission Criteria:        

  1. A minimum GPA of 2.7 in Science/Support and General Education courses:

The above courses must be successfully completed prior to beginning the nursing program and can only be taken twice to achieve a C or higher. In addition, the courses identified with an (*) must be taken within 5 years of the application date.

2. Candidates qualified to continue in the process will be invited to complete one or more of the following:

Community LPNs will be required to complete the following:

 3. A Professional Interview.

The NLN NACE & HESI A-2 RN Pre-Admission Exams may be repeated once per calendar year and is non-refundable.


Application Process:

1. Admitted to JWCC through the Admissions office.

2. Nursing Applications are located in the Advising & Retention Office.

Eligibility for admission to the ADN program does not guarantee acceptance. After the initial review of applications, all candidates will receive written notification of their status in the application process.  Those selected to continue will be provided additional information.

If you have any questions regarding the information provided or the ADN program, please contact: