Earn an Associate’s Degree in Nursing

Today’s nurses play a crucial role in the healthcare system. People in need of medical attention rely on nurses not only for their extensive nursing knowledge, but also for their support and caring nature. If you have a natural inclination to help others and a desire to work in the healthcare field, our Associate’s degree in Nursing is for you.

At Southern Technical College, our Associate’s Degree in Nursing program can be completed in less than two years and is approved by the Florida Board of Nursing. In the Nursing degree program, you can receive specialized training in critical care or perioperative nursing. Upon graduation, you’ll be eligible to take the National Council Licensing Exam (NCLEX-RN) to become a registered nurse. After passing the exam, you can seek employment in a variety of healthcare settings, including hospitals, physician’s offices, and more.

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The Nursing program at Southern Technical College, Fort Myers Campus is a candidate for accreditation by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN). Additional information regarding this institution may be obtained by contacting ACEN at 3343 Peachtree Road NE, Suite 850, Atlanta GA or www.acenursing.org. The telephone number is (404) 975-5000.

If you’re considering nursing programs, contact Southern Technical College today to learn more about our Associate’s degree in Nursing.

Nursing Associate’s Degree Program Disclosures

The Nursing Associate of Science Degree at the Tampa Campus of Southern Technical College has been placed on student achievement show-cause by their accreditor, The Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools (“ACICS”), due to material noncompliance with its licensure pass rate standard of 60%.

Career options upon graduation:

  • Clinical Nurse
  • Registered Nurse*
  • Staff Nurse

*Requires passing the National Council Licensing Exam (NCLEX-RN)

Nursing program is available at these locations: