Northern Wyoming Community College District (NWCCD) is a multi-campus community college serving Sheridan, Campbell, and Johnson Counties. Committed to creating student success and making a difference in the communities it serves, NWCCD serves over 8,000 credit and non-credit students per year.
The nursing program is an intense, 2-year course of study designed to prepare the graduate to function as a Registered Nurse for clients with complex health care needs. The nursing program offers an Associate Degree in Nursing (ADN) with an optional Practical Nursing exit (certificate) after the first year. Upon successful completion of this program, students are eligible to take the National Council Licensure Examination for Registered Nurses (NCLEX-RN). The nursing program is offered on both the Gillette and Sheridan campuses.
Nursing Program Outcomes
Provide competent, compassionate nursing care.
Demonstrate clinical judgment to make health care decisions.
Manage care to create a healing environment which meets human needs.
Practice nursing according to established professional and ethical standards.
Demonstrate proficiency in the role of the entry level nurse.