Big News! The Concurrent Enrollment Program (CEP) is a great way to get your associate of applied science (AAS) degree in nursing and your bachelor of science in nursing (BSN) at the same time - saving time and resources! You will take the MaricopaNursing "blocks" (semesters) at the same time you are taking BSN courses with one of our partner universities. It is possible to attain your AAS and BSN degrees at the SAME TIME with MaricopaNursing! Click the CEP link for more information.
MaricopaNursing is a consortium of nursing programs at eight of the Maricopa Community Colleges.
- Chandler-Gilbert Community College
- Estrella Mountain Community College
- GateWay Community College
- Glendale Community College
- Mesa Community College
- Paradise Valley Community College
- Phoenix College
- Scottsdale Community College
As a part of MaricopaNursing the college nursing programs share a common outcome-based integrated curriculum culminating in an Associate of Applied Science degree in nursing; common student admission requirements and placement procedures; and academic standards including admission criteria, progression and graduation.
Completion of all program requirements will prepare students to take the national licensure examination for registered nurses (NCLEX-RN).
Each MaricopaNursing college is nationally accredited by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN) at 3343 Peachtree Road, NE Suite 850, Atlanta, GA 30326.
State approval for the Nursing Programs is provided by the Arizona State Board of Nursing (AZBN) at 4747 N. 7th St. Suite 200, Phoenix, AZ 85014, 602.771.7800.
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