Isothermal Community College

Advising and Success Center

Pre-Health Sciences Nursing Advising

Until students are accepted into their health program, they are considered General Education -Nursing major (A1030N). The Advisor provide health sciences advising to students planning to pursue an Associate Degree in Nursing, LPN to ADN and the Diploma in Practical Nursing.

Health Sciences Information Meetings are held for those who want to learn more about the Nursing programs or have specific questions.  These dates and times can be found on our campus calendar or click the button on this page. 

The Foothills Nursing Consortium Associate Degree in Nursing and LPN to ADN programs give strong preference to residents of Cleveland, McDowell, Polk and Rutherford Counties.

The Practical Nursing curriculum at Isothermal Community College prepares individuals with the knowledge and skills to provide nursing care to children and adults.

All nursing students must have their CNA license in order to participate in the actual nursing programs. To get further information by clicking on the button to your right, "Nurse Aide Contact Sheet".

Health Sciences Advisor:

Tina M. Porter, B.S.
Pre-Health Sciences Nursing Advisor

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If you need immediate assistance contact the office of Advising & Success Center, located in the Student Center building by calling 828-395-1436.

Tina Porter