How to Get Your ADN
Excelsior College has the largest nursing program in the United States. It's one of the few accredited nursing programs without residency requirements. All credits for your degree can be earned by taking Credit By Examinations.
About Our Study Courses
Use the most thorough, up-to-date study courses available anywhere to prepare you for credit by examinations.
Find Out If You Qualify
Verify that you meet the eligibility requirements for Excelsior College.
Determine Your Courses
Find the courses you need.
Take Your Credit By Examination
Exams are administered at Prometric Test Centers and CLEP or DANTES test centers.
Enroll With Excelsior College
After taking your second exam, contact Excelsior College regarding enrollment.
Take Your Clinical Exam
Pass one weekend clinical evaluation for the ADN. (No clinical rotations!)
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