Nursing (AD) Additional Information

Qualities of a Nurse

  • Uphold professional standards and behaviors
  • Able to think critically and act responsively
  • Work well with patients, physicians, and other health professionals
  • Possess good communication skills, i.e. listening, teaching, documenting
  • Possess problem-solving skills
  • Be caring and empathetic
  • Able to work varied hours, including weekends, evenings, and holidays
  • Have respect for confidentiality
  • Possess manual dexterity, visual acuity, physical strength, and endurance
  • Have a neat, well-groomed appearance

Continued Nursing Education

Nursing Education may be completed in Rochester from completion programs offered at Augsburg College, St. Scholastica, Viterbo University, and Winona State University – Rochester. There are many other programs that work with RCTC graduates to obtain their BSN. Please see the nursing advisor for more information.

Links to Baccalaureate Programs Offered in Rochester: