Seven students from the ADN nursing program dressed in their clinical uniforms stand in the skills lab.

Obtain an Associate Degree in Nursing

Fall and Spring Entry (Bryant Center at Tradition)

Become a registered nurse (RN) with one semester of pre-requisites and four semesters of ADN course work. The curriculum allows for an ADN entrance and completion or an ADN entrance with a PN Exit completion. As an ADN/PN option program, the curriculum is designed to prepare students to become qualified registered nurses or practical nurses.

At Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College, we are proud to offer nursing program options which will allow our students to choose the nursing career path that is best suited to their current needs.

The nursing options at MGCCC include the following programs:

  • Associate Degree Nursing
  • Practical Nursing
  • LPN to RN Transitional (Hybrid & Non-Hybrid)

Program Overview

Program Outcomes

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2020 Best Nursing Schools in the Nation -
Society for Simulation in Healthcare Accredited Program Teaching/Education
Accreditation Commission For Education in Nursing Accredited Badge
2024 Best Ranking Nursing Program