With this approval, the college is set to begin offering a portion of the courses for the program in the fall of Jeremy McMillen said. Our region has asked us to do this, and it's been a muli-year effort with many contributing to the ultimate arrival at this point today. I'm particularly proud of the GC team and area partnerships and their confidence in us to execute a quality program. Approval from each of these entities began in following the passage of Senate Bill which authorized select community colleges to offer a limited number of baccalaureate degrees.
The program is built to serve the workforce needs of the community and align with the current mission of Grayson College. A central focus of the program is on the continued development of an RN as a member of the profession, provider of patient-centered care, patient safety advocate, and member of the healthcare team. The Nursing Faculty supports the vision, philosophy, and mission of Grayson College. The Faculty believes that the community college provides an optimal setting for nursing education. The College provides an atmosphere in which nursing education is complemented through the study of other disciplines. Within these roles, the registered nurse utilizes assessment and analytical skills to synthesize information, plan, implement, and evaluate nursing care.
Tuition ranks 24th in Texas amongst 2 year colleges for affordability and is the 49th most expensive 2 year college in the state. Students electing to live off campus elsewhere in Denison should budget at least this amount. Citation: Price data from the U. Sponsored by Cappex. The net out-of-pocket total cost you end up paying or financing though student loans is known as the net price.
The college enrolls over students each semester, and offers over 70 degrees and certificates. Students that take the classes in this program in sequence will complete the education requirements to earn an Associate of Applied Science AAS degree. Graduates are then eligible to take the licensing exam to become a Registered Nurse RN.