Associate Degree Nursing

ADN Information Sessions Tuesday, November 5, 12:30-1:30 p.m. OR Wednesday, November 13, 11 a.m. - noon in Grier Science Building, Room 101, Statesville Campus

Associate Degree Nursing (ADN)

Learn about health care and nursing and the role nursing plays in the lives of individuals. Mitchell’s Associate Degree Nursing program emphasizes the role of a nurse as a member of an interdisciplinary team focused on providing safe, individualized care. Upon graduation, you will be eligible to apply to take the National Council Licensure Examination (NCLEX-RN).  

Associate Degree in Nursing Program Information 2018

Possible Careers
Registered Nurse within acute, chronic, extended, industrial and community health care facilities.

Study Options
Associate Degree Nursing A.A.S. degree (A45110)

Paramedic to Associate Degee Nursing A.A.S. degree (A45110PB)

Student Achievement Outcome Data

The Associate Degree Nursing (ADN) program typically has more applicants than available space. Applicants must meet additional requirements including specific science courses, certifications, evidence of physical and mental health, etc. Competitive enrollment programs may have different application deadlines and requirements.


Program Accreditation 
The Associate Degree Nursing program is accredited by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing, Inc., 3343 Peachtree Road NE, Suite 850, Atlanta, GA 30326, phone 404-975-5000, fax 404-975-5020,


Technology Requirement
The Associate Degree Nursing curriculum is taught using a concept based model. Students are expected to have reliable access to the Internet and an electronic mobile device is required. The program utilizes e-textbooks and many assessments are completed online. 


Linda Wiersch, MSN, RN, CNE
(704) 878-3302


Regionally Increasing Baccalaureate Nurses (RIBN) through Lenoir-Rhyne University
Admission to RIBN

RIBN Advisor Contact

Beth Downing, Mitchell Community College RIBN Advisor
(704) 978-5403