Paramedic to RN
Are you a paramedic wanting to become an RN?
DSCC's Division of Nursing offers a Paramedic-RN Nursing program. This program is for students who are practicing as a Paramedic to attend while employed. It is a one year program that begins in the fall and completes in the summer of the following year (three semesters). This program is located at the Jimmy Naifeh Center (JNC) in Tipton County. Upon completion, a graduate will be equipped with the knowledge needed to assume the role of a registered nurse and succeed on the National Council Licensure Exam for Registered Nursing (NCLEX-RN).
- new nursing class is admitted every Fall
- March 1 is the deadline for applications - no exceptions
- required criteria must be completed by the end of the previous Fall semester
The application deadline for the Paramedic-RN Nursing Program at the Dyersburg Campus has been extended to May 1.
If you have questions after reading this packet or if you would like to make an appointment with a nursing advisor, you may contact the Dyersburg Nursing office at 731-286-3390.