Nursing Program


We offer a strenuous program of nursing education leading to an Associated of Applied Science Degree in Nursing (ADN). A student successfully completing the first year of this program will be eligible to sit for the NCLEX-PN to become an LPN. A student successfully
completing both years of the program is eligible to sit for the NCLEX – RN to become licensed as a registered nurse.

Admission is competitive, and twenty students are accepted each spring for admittance in the fall.

Application Forms

Nursing Application 2016 (Due by April 1, 2016 @ 5pm)

Kaplan Admissions Test Prep

OCCC Readmission, Advanced Placement and Transfer Policies & Application

OCCC Nursing Program Curriculum Map: 2016-2017

Disqualifying Crimes and Potentially Disqualifying Crimes

Estimated Costs for an Associate of Applied Science Degree at OCCC

CPR Certification is required: CPR classification must be Basic Life Support (BLS) for Healthcare Providers through the AHA. Classes are available through Oregon Coast Community College, American Heart Association and Samaritan Health System.

Current Student Infomation

OCCC Health Form

American DataBank - Instructions to create a Complio Account

American DataBank - Online tracking system for vaccines, CBC, and UA

Complio Student Help Guide


Additional Information

Frequently Asked Questions

Technical Standards

Oregon Labor Market Information System

Specialized Databases for the Nursing and Allied Health Community

Course Description - First Year

Course Description - Second Year