Nursing is a rewarding profession that combines technology with caring to assist people in obtaining and maintaining optimal health.
Stark State College offers three nursing programs:
Stark State College’s Associate Degree of Nursing (ADN) Program has provisional approval status by the Ohio Board of Nursing and is accredited by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing, (ACEN). ACEN can be reached at: 3343 Peachtree Road, NE, Suite 850, Atlanta, GA 30326, Phone: 404-975-5000; Fax: 404-975-5020; Website: www.acenursing.org
Criminal Background checks will be required for all nursing students before beginning nursing courses and on an annual basis. Depending on the individual’s criminal background, it may not be possible to provide required clinical placements.
Candidates who wish to sit for the NCLEX-RN (Registered Nurse Licensing Examination) will be required to submit their fingerprints to the Bureau of Criminal Identification and Investigation (BCII) and the Federal Bureau of Investigations (FBI).
For more details, contact the Ohio Board of Nursing Web site at http://www.nursing.ohio.gov
Associate Degree in Nursing
Bette Oplinger, Evening/Weekend Coordinator/Associate Professor of Nursing
330-494-6170, ext. 4295
Room #: J307
RN Completion for Paramedic
RN Completion for LPN