Delhi's Associate Degree Nursing program is designed to prepare graduates as registered nurses. In this two-year program, students learn to take personal responsibility for their patients and to make decisions with regard to the physical, psychological, spiritual and emotional needs of each patient. Direct, holistic patient care is emphasized.
Clinical rotations are scheduled at primary, secondary and tertiary health care settings. The mental health component of the program gives students exposure in both acute care and community treatment programs. Graduates earn an Associate in Applied Science Degree in Nursing and are eligible to take the NCLEX examination for Registered Nurses.
Competencies and Student Learning Outcomes
At the completion of the Nursing program, graduates will demonstrate the following:
National League for Nursing (2010). Outcomes and competencies for graduates of practical/vocational, diploma, associate degree, baccalaureate, master's, practice doctorate, and research doctorate programs in nursing. New York: National League for Nursing.
Employment opportunities for registered nurses are available in acute care facilities, in industrial settings and geriatric centers, and with public and private health care agencies.
SUNY Delhi's Nursing Program is accredited by the National League of Nursing Accrediting Commission (NLNAC). NLNAC is located at: 3343 Peachtree Road NE, Suite 500, Atlanta, GA 30326; telephone: 1-404-975-5000.
For information on how to apply to SUNY Delhi.
Minimum requirements to be considered for admission
HS Average: 80
Algebra Regents: 80
Biology Regents: 80
English Regents: 80
Transfer GPA: 3.0
SUNY Curriculum Code: 0622