Upon completion of our Associate of Science Nursing program, students are prepared for licensure as a Registered Nurse and employment in hospitals, long-term care centers, medical clinics, community health facilities and other health-related facilities.
The Associate Degree Registered Nurse - Advanced Standing option is for licensed Practical/Vocational nurses who are seeking to become Registered Nurses. Students receive 11 credits for previously completing their Practical Nursing degree and join the Associate Degree Registered Nurse - Generic students in the second year of the professional nursing program. Students earn 32 credits in the one-year program, which is offered on the M State campuses in Detroit Lakes, Fergus Falls, Moorhead and Wadena.
Please make sure to read the eligbility information contained in the Application Packet.
2015-2016 Associate Degree Registered Nurse Advanced Standing Option Application Dates and Locations
|Program Start||Application Review Begins||M State Location||Application Packet|
|Fall 2015||March 21, 2015||Fergus Falls, Moorhead, Wadena||Fall 2015 Application|
|Spring 2016||July 2015||Detroit Lakes||Not yet available|
The GPA calculator allows you to enter your grades and credits for the college courses you have completed in preparation for the Associate Degree Registered Nurse - Advanced Standing Option. This will allow you to determine whether you meet the GPA admission requirements of the program.