Nursing: Associate Degree Nursing (RN)

Associate Degree Nursing Careers

The Associate Degree Nursing program offers a variety of employment opportunities. Graduates are selected for jobs in:

  • hospitals
  • long-term care facilities
  • clinics
  • physicians' offices
  • industrial health
  • community health
  • the armed forces

Starting Wages - $40,000 - $54,000 per year*

Registered Nursing is the largest healthcare profession with more than 2.7 million jobs nationwide. Iowa Workforce Development forecasts more than 1355 job openings each year for registered nurses though 2018.

Registered Nursing is one of the top occupations in Iowa with the most job openings.

*Source: Iowa Workforce Development


Allen Memorial Hospital Waterloo, IA
Mayo Clinic Rochester, MN
University of Iowa Hospitals & Clinics Iowa City, IA
Waverly Health Center Waverly, IA
Wheaton Franciscan Hospitals Waterloo, IA
Cedar Falls, IA

Program Contacts

Department Secretary

Linda Butler
Grundy Hall 135
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Candace Croft
Grundy Hall 135C
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