Nursing Refresher

Students interested in any nursing program are required to attend an information session which provides in-depth information, enrollment guidance, and academic advising on this program. Only students who attend an Advising & Information session may see a Nursing Advisor one on one. Please visit the Nursing website listed above for more information about these sessions.

This program is part of the Nursing Department.

Nursing Refresher

Has your nursing career been on hold but now you’re ready to return? Have you let your license lapse for one reason or another? Well, reactivate your license and return to work with the MCC Registered Nurse Refresher program. Our program is conveniently offered online.

The Registered Nurse Refresher program consists of two sequential courses that are approved by the Arizona State Board of Nursing for licensure in Arizona only. The program may be completed in as little as six months. Eligible candidates must meet the following program requirements:

  • Practiced nursing as an RN after passing the NCLEX-RN
  • Practiced nursing as an RN within the last 15 years
  • License is not under stipulation by the Arizona State Board of Nursing
  • Previous experience in specialty area (pediatrics, obstetrics, or psychiatric), if specialty area is chosen for clinical experience

Certificate

The knowledge and skills acquired while earning a Certificate of Completion (CCL) can help launch you into a new career or energize your current job. Generally requiring fewer credit hours than degrees or transfer programs, a CCL may be your best first step into higher education.

A list of available certificates offered in the Nursing Refresher program
Name Type Title Courses
Certificate of Completion CCL Nursing Refresher

Career Opportunities

Successful completion of the Nursing Refresher program may lead to employment in a variety of different occupations and industries. Below are examples of related occupations with associated Maricopa County-based annual median wages*. Some occupations may require additional education or training. You can click on any occupation to view more detail regarding education level, wages, and employment information.

* Career and wage information provided by Emsi using data, reports, and forecasts which are generated using government data sources and Emsi’s proprietary analytical processes. Emsi’s data covers multiple classes of workers including QCEW, non-QCEW, and those who are self-employed. Disclaimer

Financial Aid

You can get a high-quality, affordable education. MCC’s low tuition rates and various financial aid opportunities make it possible. Explore federal and state grants, Federal Work-Study, scholarships, student loans, and other options today.

Nursing Advising & Information Sessions

Students interested in this program are invited to attend an Advising & Information session which provides in-depth information, enrollment guidance, and academic advising on the RN Refresher program. Please visit the Nursing Refresher website for more information about these sessions.