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Associate Degree Nursing


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The Associate Degree (AD) Nursing program is a two year course of study that prepares graduates for nursing careers in hospitals, long term care and ambulatory care settings.  After earning an Associate Degree in Nursing, the graduate is eligible to take the national examination (NCLEX) for licensure as a Registered Nurse. 

Program Accreditation

The Associate Degree Program is nationally accredited through the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN), 3390 Peachtree Road NE, Suite 1400, Atlanta, GA, 30326, phone (404) 975-5000

Daytona State College is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award associate and bachelor’s degrees. Contact the Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097 or call 404-679-4500 for questions about the accreditation of Daytona State College.

Frequently Asked Questions about the Associate Degree Nursing Program

Contact Information:
Amber Pelote
School of Nursing
(386) 506-3250

Nursing Application Update 6/7/2021:

May 2021 Applicants-
Decision letters will be mailed approximately 6 weeks following the close of the application period.

September 2021 Applicants-
Nursing applications may only be submitted from September 1 through September 30, 2021 for classes beginning in January 2022.

***Applications will not be accepted by mail or email.***

During the application period, you are required to meet with an academic advisor to review your application. Please contact
Academic Advising to schedule an appointment. 
Click here for the Academic Advising site.

The submitted nursing application must include:
1. Completed nursing application which may be found here: Nursing Application
2. Copy of unofficial transcripts (all official transcripts must be recieved by the Admissions Office at the time of application submission)
3. Copy of passing TEAS test scores. TEAS test information may be found here: TEAS Test
4. Transition into Professional Nursing Applicants must review the How to Apply Guide for additional requirements

**The TEAS test is a requirement for acceptance into the nursing program and it must be taken at Daytona State College
PRIOR to submitting an application.**

TEAS Exam Proctoring:
TEAS testing is now available by appointment only on the Daytona Beach, DeLand, Deltona and Flagler/Palm Coast campuses. Please schedule an appointment
with Assessment Services. Click here for the Assessment Services site and click here to schedule your appointment

TEAS Test Review Links: Practice for the TEAS test with review workshops or sessions on specific topics.
TEAS Test Prep

Conceptual Framework

Program Guide Links:
Nursing Associate Degree
Transition into Professional Nursing -- accelerated program for Paramedics, Licensed Practical Nurses and Respiratory Therapists

Application, Prerequisites & Test Information Links:
How to Apply to the AD Nursing Program
TEAS Test Information
Nursing Application Form

Professional Student Opportunities:
FNSA Website
Daytona State College's FNSA Information
Nursing Honor Society
Daytona Beach Black Nurses Association at Daytona State College

Florida Board of Nursing Background Check Information:  
Background Screening

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