Nursing AS

Associate of Science

Track in Nursing

Savannah serves as a regional medical hub that demands nursing professionals. At Armstrong, our faculty will help you propel into the medical field in becoming a successful nurse practitioner. With a track in Nursing, our Associate of Science program offers you a transferable degree and the preparation for admission into the BSN program here or elsewhere.

Industry Highlights

The demand for registered nurses is expected to grow by a faster-than-average rate of 26% between 2010 and 2020.

- Bureau of Labor Statistics

Career Opportunities

  • Hospitals
  • Nursing homes
  • Health Clinics
  • Doctors’ Offices

Armstrong Edge

Current students take advantage of on-campus, hybrid, and online formats available for classes. Professors and instructors will provide you with the foundation and expertise for your personalized education experience.


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Read More Nandi Marshall Appointed to American Public Health Association Science

(June 20, 2015) — Dr. Nandi A. Marshall, assistant professor of health sciences at Armstrong State University, has been appointed to the American Public Health Association (APHA) Science Board.

Read More Two New Nursing Programs Launched

(Dec. 20, 2014) — In response to a growing demand for nursing professionals, the College of Health Professions at Armstrong State University—the number one producer of undergraduate health professionals in the University System of Georgia since 2007—has launched two new nursing programs that will help remedy the projected shortage of nurses statewide.

Read More Nursing Student Crowned Miss Collegiate America

(September 4, 2014) — Armstrong State University student Megan Gordon was crowned the 2014 Miss Collegiate America on July 6 in Orlando, Fla. Gordon, who is originally from North Augusta, S.C., is a junior in Armstrong’s nursing program.

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