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Current RN ATA Students

Contact:
Susan LaFave, MV Program Assistant
360.416.7933 | mv.nursingadmissions@skagit.edu

New students entering the SVC Nursing Program will now earn a Direct Transfer Agreement Degree. The information on this page is intended for current students completing their Nursing ATA.

The Registered Nursing ATA Degree prepares students who are highly educated, technically advanced, competent and caring individuals to practice professional nursing in a variety of settings. In addition, it may prepare students interested in pursuing a degree at the baccalaureate level. The full-time program, located on the Mount Vernon campus, requires attendance in daytime lecture and lab classes, and both daytime and evening clinicals. Graduates of the program are eligible to take the examination for licensure as a registered nurse (NCLEX-RN). To learn more about the work life of an RN, read more…

Degree Nursing Credits Prerequisite/Corequisite Credits Estimated Program Length Campus Location
RN, ATA Degree 72 52 - 53 6 - 9 quarters Mount Vernon Campus

Current ATA sample student schedule

Fall Quarter Year 1 Winter Quarter Year 1 Spring Quarter Year 1
NURS 161 – 12 cr NURS 162 – 12 cr NURS 163 – 12cr
Fall Quarter Year 2 Winter Quarter Year 2 Spring Quarter Year 2
NURS 201 – 12 cr NURS 202 – 12 cr NURS 203 – 12 cr
CMST 125 – 3 cr (or CMST&210 SOSC 125 – 2 cr SOSC 113 – 1 cr

RN Program Agreement with WWU and UW

Skagit Valley College has an agreement with the Western Washington University and the University of Washington Nursing Program-Bothell that allows the SVC graduates to transition into a Bachelor of Science Nursing Degree program after completion of the Associate Degree Nursing program at SVC. If interested, please contact an advisor at Western Washington University www.wwu.edu/ee/bsn or the University of Washington-Bothell www.uwb.edu/nhs. Students should also indicated interest in this program to a SVC pre-nursing counselor.