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Nursing Programs

Program Accreditation

Registered Nurse - Associate of Applied Science in Nursing 

The Registered Nurse - Associate of Applied Science in Nursing program has Conditional Approval from the Kansas State Board of Nursing. 

Practical Nursing

The Practical Nursing Certificate Program is approved by the Kansas State Board of Nursing.
Address: 900 SW Jackson Street Suite 1051 Topeka, Kansas 66612-1230  Main: 785-296-4929 Fax: 785-296-3929

Certified Nurse Aide

The Certified Nurse Aide Program is an approved course by the Kansas Department for Aging and Disability Services. Address: 503 S Kansas Avenue Topeka, Kansas 66603 Main: 785-296-4986 Fax: 785-296-0256


During the Covid-19 pandemic, the following tests will be conducted on campus in modified numbers respecting social distancing. 

TEAS Testing for Practical Nursing Admission: Students should first contact the Admissions team to confirm their eligibility for the PN program. To register for the exam, go to the ATI testing site, create an account, and choose Donnelly as your test site.

Certified Nurse Aide State Exam (Kansas) - Testers who have completed a Certified Nurse Aide program take this test to become licensed in the state of Kansas. View test dates and procedures.


Important Licensure Information: 

Graduating from a Donnelly College nursing program does not guarantee licensure. Licensure in the State of Kansas is a separate process that requires testing and application to the Kansas State Board of Nursing. For additional information you can contact the Donnelly College Nursing Department or Kansas State Board of Nursing


Need more information? Contact: 

Nursing Admissions Information and General Questions
(913) 621-8783


Andrea Winslow

Nursing Admissions / Allied Health Program Intake Coordinator

Patty Palmietto

Director of Nursing