Registered Nursing


19-Month fast track program

Class Times

  • Day Class Times
  • A portion of this program is offered online
  • Laptops are available to students


Graduates will be eligible to sit for The National Council Licensure Exam for Registered Nurses (NCLEX-RN)

Registered Nursing in Louisville, Kentucky

Our Associate’s Degree Registered Nurse program (RN program) is specifically designed to offer students flexibility. If you are interested in registered nursing in Louisville, we offer our Kentucky students the flexibility of online classes while still focusing on the benefit of hands-on training in our on-campus labs.

ATA’s Associate’s Degree Registered Nurse program (ADN) offers a direct path to a new career as an RN in less than 2 years!

The ADN program is taught by experienced and qualified nursing faculty! Students will receive training in a classroom setting, modern on-site laboratories, and also an offsite clinical experience!

This RN program includes a wide variety of NCLEX preparation assessments to help students gain critical thinking skills and the comprehensive nursing knowledge needed to be a successful RN in the healthcare field!

Upon successful completion of the ADN program and clinical practicum, Louisville graduates are eligible to apply to sit for the National Council Licensure Exam for Registered Nurses (NCLEX-RN).

Contact Us today to get started or call 502-371-8383 to learn more.

The ATA College, Practical/Vocational Nursing and Associate Degree in Nursing programs, are pursuing pre-accreditation candidacy status from the National League for Nursing Commission for Nursing Education Accreditation (NLN CNEA), located at 2600 Virginia Avenue, NW, 8th Floor, Washington, DC 20037; phone 202-909-2487. Interested parties are invited to submit third-party comments in writing directly to NLN CNEA ( no later than April 24th, 2024.


Nursing Program Benchmark Information


Where do Registered Nurses work?

  • Hospitals
  • Skilled Care Units
  • Assisted Living Centers, Long-Term Care Facilities
  • Medical/Surgical Clinics
  • Home Health
  • Immediate Care Centers

Admission Criteria

  • Complete the Nursing Application
  • Acceptance by the Program Director
  • Satisfactorily pass a 9 panel drug test
  • TEAS – RN composite score at the proficient level including:
    • 69% in Reading
    • 63% in Math
    • 60% in English and Language Usage or
  • ACT composite score of at least 19 or higher or
  • SAT composite score of at least 1350

Curriculum for the ADN Program

Term 1 (12)   Credit
ANA200 Anatomy & Physiology I 4
ENG200 English Composition 4
LAS120A Success Skills 4
Term 2 (11)    
ANA202 Anatomy & Physiology II 4
NPN201 Introduction to Profesional Nursing 4
SOC201 Intro to Sociology 3
Term 3 (15)    
MAT200 College Algebra 3
NPN208 Medical-Surgical Nursing I 8
PHA202 Advanced Pharmacology 4
Term 4 (14.5)    
NPN210 Medical Surgical II 6
NPN211 Maternal Health 5.5
PSY202 Developmental Psychology 3
Term 5 (10.5)    
NPN209 Mental Health Nursing 5
NPN212 Pediatric Nursing 5.5
Term 6 (12)    
MIC212 Microbiology 4
NPN220 Geriatric Leadership & Management Nursing 6
NUT100N Nutrition 2
Term 7 (12)    
COM201 Nursing Informatics 4
HUM201 American Literature 3
NPN213 Transcultural and Community Health Nursing 5
Term 8 (10)    
NPN214 Acute Care Nursing 6
PRA215 Practicum 4
Total 97
* Orange Indicates a course taken via distance education
Tuition and Fees    
Tuition per Credit Hour   $345
Application Fee   $25
Registration Fee   $50
Quarterly General Fee   $200
Total Estimated Student   $3,750
Total textbook cost   $4,556
Total Tuition   $33,465
Total Program Cost $41,771
* – If courses are repeated tuition will be charged for the repeat of the course

Transfer of Credits Earned at ATA

Decisions concerning the acceptance of credits by an institution other than the granting institution are made at the sole discretion of the receiving institution. No representation is made whatsoever concerning the transferability of any credits to any institution. ATA programs are considered to be vocational/terminal in nature, due to this credits are unlikely to transfer.

Contact Us

ATA College is an accredited academic institution committed to helping students realize their full potential in the allied health field. We’re excited that you’re thinking about your education, and we’re happy to tell you that ATA College can help get you exactly where you want to be in your career. If you are interested in enrolling at ATA College contact us today!

Career Services

Upon completion of the Registered Nursing program, our Career Services team will work with Graduates to assist with career placement! Contact Us today to get started.

Find A Campus

Registered Nursing is offered at the following ATA Campuses:

ATA College - Louisville, KY Campus

Louisville, KY Campus

ATA College - Cincinnati, OH Campus

Cincinnati, OH Campus

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