The mission of the LSU Eunice Associate of Science in Nursing Degree Program is to prepare graduates that are eligible to take the NCLEX licensing exam and, upon successful passing, to practice as entry-level registered nurses. The program is dedicated to facilitate the student’s development in the role of a professional, as a provider of compassionate and competent nursing care, manager of efficient and effective care, and as a committed member within the discipline of nursing.

In addition to the traditional ASN program, there is a Licensed Practical Nurse to Associate of Science in Nursing Advanced Standing Articulation: LPN-ASN program. LPN-ASN applicants who are selected for Articulation will be eligible to receive 14 credit hours of advanced standing credit towards the Associate of Science in Nursing degree. The curriculum integrates various electronic learning technologies which are used in lab practice and lecture relies on computer use.

About the Associate of Science in Nursing

Through your coursework, you will learn to:

  • Integrate principles from the natural and behavioral sciences with nursing to meet the needs of individuals across the lifespan
  • Provide competent care to individuals across the lifespan by utilizing the nursing process
  • Communicate effectively to provide care or promote health to individuals across the lifespan
  • Manage the care of individuals in collaboration with members of the health care team

The Associate of Science in Nursing program at Louisiana State University at Eunice located in Eunice, Louisiana is accredited by the:

Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN)
3390 Peachtree Road NE, Suite 1400
Atlanta, GA 30326
(404) 975-5000

The most recent accreditation decision made by the ACEN Board of Commissioners for the Associate of Science in Nursing program is Continuing Accreditation.

The Associate of Science in Nursing program is approved by the Louisiana State Board of Nursing (LSBN)


Degree Requirements


Evening/Weekend Program Map

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  • Register for and complete prerequisite courses by May 15, 2023
  • Pick up applications in January 2023
  • Return applications by March 1, 2023
  • Register for HESI Admission exam
  • Selection will occur late May 2023

Fall (13 credit hours):

Spring (12 credit hours):




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Health Sciences

Health Technology Building 104



Lafayette Campus

Lafayette General Orthopedic Hospital


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Nursing Program Application Information

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Nursing Student Outcomes


Nursing applications for Spring 2023 (Traditional and LPN to ASN) will be available in T104 starting August 22nd, 2022. Check with your advisor on the LSUE Catalog to confirm eligibility before picking up an application.