Registered Nurse (RN) (AS)

The Associate of Science in Nursing program is designed to prepare students for entry-level clinical practice as a registered nurse.  Students who successfully complete the first year of the Associate degree Nursing program are eligible to take the National Council of State Boards of Nursing exam (NCLEX-PN), to be licensed as a Practical Nurse.  Graduates of the Associate Degree Nursing program are eligible to take the National Council of State Boards of Nursing exam (NCLEX-RN) to be licensed as a Registered Nurse.

*Students who are currently enrolled in or have successfully completed a Practical Nurse (PN) program will be interested in the PN to RN program.

*Students who are currently enrolled in or have successfully completed a Registered Nurse (RN) program will be interested in the RN to BSN program. 


A Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) course is required of all accepted RN applicants. A copy of the certificate of achievement or CNA recertification letter must be provided by the first day of the semester applicants were accepted to. For information concerning how to recertify as a CNA, contact the Utah Nursing Assistant Registry at 801-547-9947 or

At this time, WSU does not offer a CNA course. Please contact or visit the following links for information regarding CNA courses taught at surrounding locations:

Ogden-Weber Applied Technology College: 801-612-4176
Davis Applied Technology College: 801-593-2500


Pre-Admission Information

**Before scheduling an appointment with a Pre-Nursing advisor, please print the 'RN Applicant Checklist' and watch the 'RN Applicant Checklist Advising Video,' as many frequently asked questions will be answered.

RN Applicant Checklist
(Application eligibility requirements, prerequisite/support courses, and other helpful information)


Video on applicant checklist

RN Application

(Applications are available online during the months of October thru January for the Fall deadline, and April thru September for the Spring deadline)

Deadlines to apply for the WSU-Ogden RN program are February 1 for a Fall semester start date, and September 15 for a Spring semester start date. 
Deadline to apply for the Logan RN program is February 1 for a Fall semester start date (there is no Spring start available for Logan).

Program Information

RN Website

About the Department

Information on MSN:



Eric Neff
Director of Advisement

Shauna Pitt

Brittney Maynard

Hope Watson
Administrative Assistant

Office Hours
8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. MST


Weber State University
Marriott Allied Health Bldg
Room 108
Ogden, Utah

Mailing Address
Office of Admissions Advisement
Weber State University
3875 Stadium Way.
Dept. 3907
Ogden, UT 84408-3907