Care for yourself and others with a rewarding career in the healthcare field by reaching for Gateway’s Nursing associate degree program. As vital members of the healthcare team, nurses care for patients in a variety of medical settings, promote health and wellness and educate patients on health-related topics. If you’re passionate about supporting others’ well-being and want to make a difference in your community, this program can chart your success.

  • State-of-the-art learning facilities include high-fidelity human patient simulators and the latest industry-standard equipment.
  • Gain hands-on experience with the skills and tools needed for scenarios from taking blood pressure to child birthing.
  • Day and evening courses are available so you can learn on your schedule.
  • Build your resume with clinical placements in area medical facilities all four semesters of the program.
  • Develop your network through the Student Nurses’ Association, volunteer opportunities and more.
  • Prepare to earn your license with curriculum designed around the National Council Licensure Examination (NCLEX).
Program Credits



Burlington Center, Kenosha Campus, Racine Campus

Financial Aid Eligible


Estimated Program Cost

Tuition & Fees: $11,666
Books & Supplies: $4,752

Start Dates

Spring, Summer, Fall

Salary Outlook


Career Opportunities: Registered Nurse, Hospital Staff Nurse, Clinic Nurse, Home Health Nurse, Hospice Nurse

Nursing Career Pathway

Career Pathways are designed to help you reach your educational goals and explore college and career options. Pathways are made up of related certificates, diplomas and degrees that build on common skills and knowledge. You can begin at any point on the Career Pathway and customize your pathway to fit your goals. View the pathway for your area of interest.