Twenty-six students have earned their Associate of Applied Science Degree in Nursing from Wharton County Junior College. Front row, left to right, are Oanh Le of Richmond, Oluwakemi Ogunnaike of Rosenberg, Dorothy Harris of Rosenberg, Kaitlyn Hydo of Richmond, Kimberly Wilson of Richmond, Rebecca Zapalac of Richmond, Sophanna Sok of Rosenberg, Leslie Roman of Rosenberg, Trisha Maldonado of Orchard and Melissa Ortega of Katy. Back row, left to right, are Muhammad Jaffery of Sugar Land, Serena Laurier of Richmond, Linda Gonzalez of East Bernard, Zofinoon Sajwani of Stafford, Heidi Christopher of Katy, Lorna Windsor of Sugar Land, Anna Krenek of Richmond, Heather De La Garza of Eagle Lake, Olivia De St. Remey of Sugar Land, Nadiya Hadnot of Sugar Land, Scott Culp of Richmond and June Windsor of Sugar Land. Not pictured are Rachel Boudreau of Missouri City, Anna O'Connor of Houston, Rebecca Torres of El Campo and Kerlly Guzman Tapia of San Angelo.
WHARTON, TEXAS – Twenty-six students have earned their Associate of Applied Science Degree in Nursing from Wharton County Junior College. A pinning ceremony was held at the conclusion of the Fall 2023 semester on the Wharton campus.
Members of the Alpha Delta Nu Honor Society included Rachel Boudreau, Heidi Christopher, Anna Krenek, Anna O’Conner, Zofinoon Sajwani, June Windsor and Lorna Windsor.
The Associate Degree Nursing program begins in August at the Wharton campus and in January at the Sugar Land campus. A 12-month LVN-ADN transition program begins in May for students already licensed as vocational nurses. Median pay according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics is around $75,000 annually.