Welcome to the Wayne County Community College District’s Nursing Department
The Nursing Program at WCCCD has a long history of promoting excellence in the nursing community. Graduates from the program serve throughout the Detroit Metropolitan area and the United States. The Nursing Program is physically located at the Northwest Campus (Health Science Center).
Our Associate Degree in Nursing is a 63-credit hour program that combines course work in general
and nursing education
courses with clinical experiences in a variety of area facilities. All clinical experiences are
supervised by experienced nursing faculty.
We also have a Fast-Track-option and other courses through Distance Learning.
Graduates are encouraged to transfer to 4-year universities to complete their bachelor's degree in
nursing through our partnerships at the Mary Ellen Stempﬂe University Center.
Our Program Is Approved and Accredited
Our graduates are eligible to take the state licensure exam (NCLEX) that, upon successful passage, grants the credential of Registered Nurse (NCLEX-RN).