Program Requirements

Registered Nurse - Associate of Applied Science in Nursing

The following steps must be completed before you are eligible to be considered for admission to the Registered Nursing program:

  • Step 1 - Complete a Donnelly College Application.
  • Step 2 - After you are accepted to Donnelly College, complete and submit a Nursing Program Application.
    • Application Deadline: Sept. 27, 2024
  • LPN license in Kansas (Active) (15 credits)
  • IV Certification - before clinical start 
  • Valid Photo ID
  • Social Security Number 
  • An emotional intelligence test is now given instead of the TEAS.
  • Prerequisites:
    • Composition I (3 credits)
    • Composition II or Public Speaking (3 credits)
    • Psychology (3 credits)
    • Pathophysiology (3 credits) (must have been taken in the last five years)
    • Nutrition (3 credits) 

If accepted into program, these are also required:

  • Background check and drug screen
  • CPR (American Heart Association)
  • Vaccines/TB current


Need more information? Contact: 

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Chaterion Reed

Nursing Intake Coordinator