After being accepted by the College, specific pre-nursing general education courses must be completed prior to making application to the Nursing program. Nursing Program Traditional Option applications are accepted in summer semester with accepted students enrolling into nursing specific coursework in the fall semester. Nursing courses are completed in four semesters (fall, spring, fall, spring). After successful completion of coursework, students are awarded with an associates of applied science in Nursing Degree. Applicants are selected once a year with applications due during summer semester; applicants accepted begin classes in fall semester.