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Luna Community College offers an Associate of Applied Science Degree in Nursing. The mission of the nursing department is to prepare nurses to provide culturally competent, community-based entry-level nursing care. Nursing is a rewarding career in high demand, which offers many challenges and opportunities within diverse healthcare settings. Upon successful completion of the second year nursing courses, a student receives an Associate of Applied Science Degree in Nursing and is eligible to take the NCLEX- RN.

In order for the graduate to become a Registered Nurse they will need to take and pass the NCLEX exam.

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Maxine Hughes 505-454-2523 x1805

Administrative Assistant II

Elaine Montano 505-454-2521 x1808

Clinical Instructor

Emma Peoble
Sarah Marco


Irma Joy Shrum 505-454-5376 x1802
Lucia Gomez-Vaughan 505-454-5362 x1701
Susan Grohman 505-454-2524 x1807

Retention Specialist

Marian Brotherton

Student Services Specialist

Vanessa Torres 505-454-2566 x1803

Student Success Coach

Yvonne Pina 505-454-2525 x1809