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Nursing

Nursing at Pima

Receive premier training at Pima and begin a career in the fast-growing field of nursing and caregiving.

Through partnerships between PCC campuses and local universities, Pima's Nursing program offers pathways for students to receive training from Nursing Assistant (Certified Nursing Assistant or Licensed Nursing Assistant) to a Bachelor’s Degree in Nursing.

Students who choose to train with Pima Nursing have enjoyed gainful employment, rewarding careers, and access to higher education.

Admission

The Division of Nursing employs a selective admission process to enter nursing programs.  Students must meet the requirements of the program before they are accepted into the program.  Students who are interested in any nursing program listed below should attend an appropriate information session.  After attending an information session, any West Campus advisor will be able to assist you with further questions.

Nursing Programs

Pima Nursing offers several pathways for nursing education including:

Nursing Assistant

  • Noncredit Certificate (CTD-Center for Training and Development at Desert Vista Campus)
  • Credit Course (West Campus)

Patient Care Technician

  • Noncredit Certificate (CTD - Center for Training and Development at Desert Vista Campus)
  • Credit Course (West Campus)

Licensed Practical Nurse

Associate of Applied Science in Nursing

Bachelor’s of Science in Nursing

Refresher Course Certificates (Clock-hour)