Advising & Information

Begin your nursing pathway at MCC by attending a mandatory group advisement session.  Learn about what is required to apply to the Nurse Assisting (NA), Registered Nurse (RN), and Concurrent Enrollment Programs (CEP).

Advising & Information Sessions

Information Sessions

No appointment necessary - Information Sessions are held every week at the Southern and Dobson location and twice a month at the Red Mountain location.

Students are required to attend one of these sessions which provide in-depth information, enrollment guidance, and academic advising on the Nursing program.

Nursing Advising and Information Sessions Schedule

Southern and Dobson              Red Mountain 
  • Monday - 4:00pm
  • Tuesday - 10:00am
  • Wednesday - 4:00pm
  • Room HW804
  • 1st Wednesday monthly - 11:00am
  • 3rd Wednesday monthly - 11:00am
  • Room M107

Paramedic to RN Information Sessions Schedule

September 2013 November 2013 January 2014 March 2014

Wednesday, September 18th

10 AM

Southern and Dobson campus

Health/Wellness Building

Room 812

Thursday, November 21st

4 PM

Southern and Dobson campus

Health/Wellness Building

Room 804

Wednesday, January 29th

2 PM

Southern and Dobson Campus

Health/Wellness Building

Room 804

Wednesday, March 5th

10 AM

Southern and Dobson Campus

Health/Wellness Building

Room 804


Interested students should attend one of the sessions specific to the Paramedic to RN Bridge Program. No Appointment is needed. Sessions will cover in-depth information related to the Spring 2014 enrollment groups. Instructor available for questions.


Students who have attended an Advising and Information session may see a Nursing Advisor one-on-one using the code provided in the Information Session.

After attending an Information Session, you may meet with an advisor for one-on-one advising with the code you are given in the session.

Spring 2014 Advising Hours:

  • Tuesdays from 10:30am-1:00pm and 2:00pm-5:00pm
  • Thursdays from 8:30am - 1:00pm and 2:00pm - 5:00pm

See the MCC Nursing Advising Calendar for:

  • Information Sessions
  • Walk-in Advising
  • Other Important Dates

Contact a Nursing Advisor at Please allow up to one week for a response for all email or phone inquiries.

HESI A2  Testing

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Required Scores

As of July 1, 2012 the required scores on the HESI A2 exam is an English Composite Score of 85% or higher, and a Math Score of 75% or higher. Further information on HESI A2 testing can be found on the Maricopa Admissions Requirements website.

Testing Hours

Location: Red Mountain Campus - Mesquite Building Main Level - Enrollment Services, Testing

Spring Semester (starts January 13):

Monday through Thursday from 8:30am - 3:00pm
Friday from 8:30am - 1:00pm
Closed Saturday and Sunday

Testing cost is $37 for the 4 hour exam. 

Program Information

Programs Offered


Southern & Dobson Campus

Our Main campus is located at Southern & Dobson in Mesa, offering the benefit of a full-service campus.

Students who complete the nursing program of study achieve an Associate of Arts in Applied Science (AAS) degree, and are well prepared to take the National Council for Licensure Examination Registered Nurse exam, referred to as the NCEX-RN. Our graduates have had a long history of passing the NCLEX-RN exam on the first attempt at a percentage higher than the national average.

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