Program Overview

  • Location
  • Tuition
  • Program Length
    2 years
  • Learning Environment
  • Financial Aid
    FAFSA Eligible
  • Certification Type
    Associate of Science

Program Description

UH Maui College’s Nursing Program is an integral part of the Hawaiʻi Statewide Nursing Curriculum, providing students with two options: Practical Nurse (PN) and Associate of Science Registered Nurse (RN). The program equips students with the necessary knowledge and skills to pursue careers as practical nurses or registered nurses, offering a comprehensive pathway for those interested in the field of nursing. The program is accredited by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN).

Degrees & Certificates

Associate of Science:
Nursing (73 credits) – Tuition: $9,563

Certificate of Achievement:
Nursing (45-46 credits) – Tuition: $5,895-$6,026

Certificate of Competence:
Nurse Assistant (6 credits) – Tuition: $786
Pharmacy Technician (6-22 credits) – Tuition: $786-$2,882


Upon completing the Associate of Science Nursing program, students have diverse career opportunities in the field of nursing. Graduates with a Practical Nurse Certificate of Achievement (CA) can work under the supervision of registered nurses or physicians in various healthcare settings such as hospitals, clinics, home health agencies, and physician offices. Those with an Associate in Science Degree (AS) as registered nurses (RNs) are prepared for entry-level positions in hospitals, extended care facilities, clinics, and other healthcare settings, allowing them to provide comprehensive patient care and contribute to the healthcare team.

Learn more about Maui College’s Nursing program