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Nursing Completion Military Medic to ADN
Program Number: 105431
Your Degree:
Associate Degree
Area of Study:
Health Sciences
Delivery Method:
Estimated Time to Complete:
61 Credits | Finish degree in 2 years
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  • Program Overview

    The Military Medic to ADN is not admitting students at this time. This page will be updated once the application is available.

    Madison College and the Associate Degree Nursing program faculty value the education and experience you have obtained as a military medic.

    If you wish to advance your educational preparation to become a registered nurse, you may be eligible to apply to the Nursing Completion: Military Medic to Associate Degree Nursing program, which allows you to enter into the third semester of the Associate Degree Nursing program curriculum.

    You will be required to complete the appropriate Military Medic to RN Bridge courses prior to entering the third semester Associate Degree Nursing courses.

    Program Details

    Students in Military Medic to ADN program can attend full or part time.

    Military Medic to ADN classes may be offered at these Madison College campuses:

    • Madison - Truax
    • Reedsburg
    • Watertown

    Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN)
    3390 Peachtree Road NE, Suite 1400, Atlanta, Georgia 30326 • 404.975.5000

    ACEN Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing


    The most recent accreditation decision made by the ACEN Board of Commissioners for the Associate Degree nursing program is Continuing Accreditation. The Madison College Nursing (RN) program is approved by the Wisconsin Department of Safety and Professional Services.


    We prepare you to pass the national licensing exam (NCLEX-RN) to become a Registered Nurse.

    The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reports that employment of registered nurses is projected to grow 19% through 2022, faster than the average for all occupations.

    Our Associate Degree Nursing program graduates work for a range of employers throughout Wisconsin including Access Community Health Centers, Columbus Community Hospital, Mercy Health System, St. Clare Hospital & Health Services, VA Medical Center, Willows Nursing & Rehabilitation Center and more.  

    With additional education, Nursing program graduates may:

    • Transfer credits toward a Bachelor of Science in Nursing

    • Attain a Master of Science in Nursing 

  • Curriculum and Experience

    Prospective program students, the information below reflects the basic requirements for students admitted for the 2022-2023 academic year. To learn more about Madison College, visit us.

    Current and newly admitted program students, go directly to your Degree Progress Report to view:

    • Progress toward your specific requirements
    • Alternative (in lieu of) courses to meet specific requirements

    If you have questions after reviewing your degree progress report (advisement report), please see Advising Services.

    General Education
    The following general education courses are required to successfully graduate from the Nursing-Associate Degree program. Some of these courses are required to begin core nursing courses and others may be completed prior to the start of the program or by the end of the first year of the program. Prospective students should refer to Next Steps after Acceptance requirements and current students should refer to their Degree Progress Report for additional details regarding which general education program requirements must be taken to begin core nursing courses.
    3 credits
    3 credits
    3 credits
    4 credits
    4 credits
    3 credits
    3 credits
    Choose from Microbiology or General Microbiology:
    5 credits
    5 credits
    Military Medic Bridge Courses and Classification Requirements
    Students are awarded 7 credits for prior learning obtained from Military Medic classification. Please contact Enrollment Services at EnrollmentServices@madisoncollege for more information on obtaining these credits.
    Associate Degree Nursing 2nd Year Requirements
    Third Semester
    Fourth Semester
  • Admission

    The Military Medic to ADN is not admitting students at this time. This page will be updated once the application is available.

  • Career Outcomes

    Program Outcomes

    • Integrate professional nursing identity reflecting integrity, responsibility, and nursing standards.

    • Communicate comprehensive information using multiple sources in nursing practice.

    • Integrate theoretical knowledge to support decision making.

    • Integrate the nursing process into client care across diverse populations.

    • Function as a healthcare team member to provide safe and effective care.

Contact the School of Nursing

Madison Truax Campus
Health Building, 103

1705 Hoffman Street
Madison, Wisconsin 53704


  • Monday – Thursday: 8 am - 4:30 pm
  • Friday: 8 am - 4:30 pm (Virtual)
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