Nursing (NURS)

Launch an exciting career in the healthcare industry through UH Maui College’s Nursing Program. Part of the Hawaiʻi Statewide Nursing Curriculum, the program offers two options: Practical Nurse (PN), and Associate in Science Registered Nurse (RN). A third option is available from UH Mānoa, Bachelor of Science (BS) Registered Nurse (RN), to students who successfully complete required courses following admission to the third level.


Practical Nurse – Certificate of Achievement (CA; UHMC)
Registered Nurse – Associate in Science Degree (AS; UHMC)
Registered Nurse – Bachelor of Science Degree (BS; UHM)

*Program length depends on student placement and credit load.

Program Mission, Vision, & Values
Program Learning Outcomes
Nursing Career Ladder
Nursing Career Ladder Admission Process
Allied Health course repeat policy for PN/RN Admission
General Education Requirements: 20-32 credits
UHMC Certificate of Achievement (CA) Degree: 50 credits (Fall or Spring entry)
UHMC Associate in Science (AS) Degree: 73 credits
UHM Bachelor of Science (BS) Degree in Nursing: 121 credits