Associate of Science Degree in Nursing (ADN)

Associate of Science Degree in Nursing (ADN)
(70 Credit Hours)

Information for Future Students

Students interested in applying for the Associates Degree in Nursing program must contact the nursing advisor to set up an appointment.

  • The nursing advisor will evaluate the student’s course record to determine if the student is on track to completing the pre-requisite courses while meeting the pre-requisite GPA requirement.
  • The nursing advisor will schedule the student to take the ATI TEAS exam during the semester before they plan to apply.
  • If the student passes the ATI TEAS exam, they will receive an application to apply for Associates Degree in Nursing admission.
    • Fall Due Date: November 30 or the next business day
    • Spring Due Date: April 30 or the next business day

Information for Current Students

Nursing Student Handbook

Business Operations

Nursing Book List

Campus Police

Program of Study

Program of Study

Nursing Graduation Checklist

Grad Checklist

UNM Nursing Request Form

Letter Request

UNM Blackboard Learn



Communications (6):

ENGL 1110 Composition I 3cr
ENGL 1120 Composition II 3cr

Social and Behavioral Sciences (3):

PSYC 1110 Intro to Psychology 3cr

Physical and Natural Sciences (12):

BIOL 1310 Intro to Human Anatomy and Physiology I 3cr
BIOL 1310L Intro to Human Anatomy and Physiology I Lab 1cr
BIOL 1320 Intro to Human Anatomy and Physiology II 4cr
CHEM 1120C Intro to Chemistry, Non-Majors Lec. & Lab 4cr

Health Sciences (9):

HCHS 123 Human Growth & Development 3cr
NURS 239 Pathophysiology I 3cr
NURS 240 Pathophysiology II 3cr


NMNC 1110 Introduction to Nursing Concepts 3cr
NMNC 1135 Principles of Nursing Practice 4cr
NMNC 1210 Health and Illness Concepts I 3cr
NMNC 1220 Healthcare Participant 3cr
NMNC 1230 Nursing Pharmacology 3cr
NMNC 1235 Assessment and Health Promotion 4cr
NMNC 2310 Health and Illness Concepts II 3cr
NMNC 2320 Professional Nursing Concepts I 3cr
NMNC 2335 Care, Patients, Chronic Conditions 4cr
NMNC 2410 Health & Illness concepts III 4cr
NMNC 2435 Clinical Intensive I 4cr
NMNC 2445 ADN Capstone 2cr