Welcome to the Nursing Program!

Our Nursing Program offers a two-year associate degree in nursing for students who wish to become licensed as a registered nurse, or transfer to earn their bachelor's degree.

A Nursing Assistant course is available. Entry to the Nursing Program is not required for this course.

Our Mission

We are committed to providing excellence in nursing education that encompasses critical thinking, competencies in the role of provider of care, manager of care and member in the discipline of nursing, with an emphasis on life-long learning.

Our Accreditation

The Lower Columbia College Nursing Program is approved by the Washington State Nursing Care Quality Assurance Commission and accredited by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN).

Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN)
3343 Peachtree Road, Suite 850
Atlanta, GA 30326

Washington State Nursing Commission
111 Israel Road SE
Tumwater, WA 98501
360-263-4700 / 800-525-0127

Our Faculty & Staff

We are here to help you reach your educational goals. Don't hesitate to contact us if you need help! Our contact information is at the bottom of every page. Or see the full list of all nursing faculty and staff.

Contact Nursing Programs

We are located on the second floor of the Health & Science Building. Stop by during regular office hours, or call 360.442.2860 to make an appointment. For a full list of all nursing faculty and staff, please see our Contact Us page.

General Healthcare Program Inquiries

  Health & Science Building, 2nd floor
Fax: 360.442.2879

Nursing Program Inquiries

  Bev Ylen, Program Coordinator

Nursing Program Advising

  Leszek Cromwell, Education Planner

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