Updated COVID Protocols

 Face masks are required in all indoor facilities regardless of vaccination status. Effective January 1, 2022, proof of vaccination will be required for students, employees and visitors. Visit dccc.edu/coronavirus for additional information.

Delaware County Community College, Serving Delaware and Chester Counties

Nursing Program

Nursing Program

Delaware County Community College's nursing program is committed to helping our students continue on the path to life long learning. Our students are encouraged to continue their education after completing their AAS degree at the College. 

Did you know?
Delaware County Community College has articulation agreements with many local BSN Programs. Upon successful completion of the AAS degree at the college, students can sit for the NCLEX-RN licensure examination and Transfer to an RN to BSN Program.

Significant Cost Savings for Delaware and Chester County Residents
Our program provides an alternate pathway to getting a Bachelor's Degree in Nursing.

Student Outcome Data

The most recent student achievement data for the Delaware County Community College's nursing program is listed below:

Degree

Year of
Graduation

Completion within
150% of the Program
Job Placement NCLEX First-Time
NCLEX Rate
No. of Grads
Associate Degree 2020 100% 87% 100% 88.11% 152

Program Approval & Accreditation

ACEN

Commonwealth of Pennsylvania Bureau of Professional and Occupational Affairs
State Board of Nursing
P.O Box 2649 Harrisburg, PA 17105-2649
Phone: 717-783-7142
Fax: 717-783-0822

Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN)
The associate degree nursing program at Delaware County Community College at the Marple located in Media, PA is accredited by the: Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN) 3390 Peachtree Road NE, Suite 1400 Atlanta, GA 30326
404-975-5000

The most recent accreditation decision made by the ACEN Board of Commissioners for the associate degree nursing program is continuing accreditation.

Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN)
3390 Peachtree Road NE. Suite 1400

Atlanta, GA 30326
Phone: 404-974-5000
acenursing.org

Questions and requests for additional information should be directed to Ms. Genny Cavanagh, Interim Dean Division of Allied Health & Nursing - Phone 610-359-5353 or [email protected]