Program Overview

  • Location
  • Tuition
  • Program Length
    9 weeks + 100 hour clinical internship
  • Learning Environment
  • Financial Aid
    FAFSA Eligible
  • Certification Type
    Associate of Science

Program Description

The Associate in Science Degree in Nursing (ASN-RN) equips students with the necessary knowledge, skills, and attitudes to begin their careers as Registered Nurses. Graduates of the program are eligible to take the National Council Licensure Examination for Registered Nursing (NCLEX-RN). Registered Nurses find employment in diverse healthcare settings, including hospitals, long-term care facilities, and community-based organizations. The ASN-RN program is approved by the Hawaiʻi State Board of Nursing and accredited by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN), ensuring its quality and adherence to professional standards.

Degrees & Certificates

Associate of Science – Nursing (46 credits) – Tuition: $6,026

The additional costs, including books, uniforms, supplies, and fees, total approximately $3,580. Additionally, there is an NCLEX-RN exam fee of about $240.

Learn more about Hawaiʻi Community College – Hilo’s Nursing program