Seminole State will no longer offer a Career Transition into Professional Nursing Track (for LPNs, paramedics and respiratory therapists) after May 2014. Students who have this program plan are encouraged to visit with the career program advisors to determine other programs that meet their educational goals. The career program advisors can be reached at:
The graduate will receive the Associate in Science Degree in Nursing and be prepared to pass the Florida State Board Examination in order to assume the role of the entry level registered nurse. The Associate Degree Nurse will use the nursing process to assist clients with actual or potential commonly recurring health problems. The graduate will function as a member of the health care team and assist clients to meet their bio-psychosocial and spiritual needs. The graduate will be prepared to practice in entry level registered nurse positions in a variety of health care settings.
The graduate will be prepared to pursue advanced nursing education as career goals change.