College of Technology

Associate Degree Registered Nurse Program

Books & Supplies

Textbooks may be purchased at the University Bookstore located at the Pond Student Union Building #14. Textbooks may also be purchased or reserved on-line through www.efollett.com or the bookstore's website. Payments may be made with cash, check, VISA, Mastercard, American Express, or Discover. A shipping charge will be added for mail orders. See the bookstore's website for more information on purchasing or reserving books or for refund policy information. Save Your Receipts!

Laptop Computer
Description Recommended Configuration
ADRN students are required to have the following laptop computer:
Processor Intel® Core™ 2 Duo processor T5500 (1.66GHz)
Memory 2GB
Hard Drive 80GB
Optical Drive CD-RW / DVD
Wireless 802.11b/g
Ethernet 1Gb
Battery life 4-6 hours
Warranty As needed
Operating System Windows 7 Home Premium
Office Suite MS Office Professional 2007
BOOKS AND SUPPLIES
Description Approximate Price
Approximate total book and tool costs for this program's options are listed below. Additional book costs will vary depending on the courses taken to fulfill general education requirements for the Associate of Science degree.
Textbooks are bundled in the summer and fall semesters and include online components for case studies, NCLEX prep testing and electronic medical record. Prices listed are estimates. Students have options of all electronic books or individually purchasing books through their own sources.
Spring ADRN 1105 $150.00
Summer Semester $400.00
Fall Semester $700.00
SUPPLIES
Uniforms (at least two) $114.00
White lab coat (one) $27.00
Patches (recommend 3) 18.00
Bandage scissors 6.00
Forceps 6.00
Stethoscope 45.00
Watch with sweep second hand $20.00
Computer with Internet access (See FAQ section for additional information re: computer requirements and computer-related skills
Operating System – Windows XP (service pack 2)
RAM – @ least 1 GB (if using Vista, then need 2 GB RAM)
Hard Drive: 40-160 GB
Internet connection speed: no slower than 1.5 mbs, cannot use dialup.
Sound Card and Microphone adaptable
Video capability (CD/DVD drive)
MS Office (Powerpoint, Word, etc.)
$1000.00
TOTAL BOOKS, SUPPLIES $2486.00
Program/Class Fees
Class Amount Purpose of Fee
ADRN 2210 $75.00 National Standardized/normed content examinations, DVD
ADRN 2211 $75.00 National Standardized/normed content examinations, DVDs
ADRN 2212 $200.00 Duplicating Clinical Site travel, Training supplies, Drug Screen, ID badge
ADRN 2220 $60.00 National Standardized/normed content examinations, DVDS, Health assessment supplies Duplicating
ADRN 220L $40.00 Training supplies Videos Lab equipment
ADRN 2230 $70.00 National Standardized/normed content examinations, DVDs (includes web-based & text support)
ADRN 2231 $125.00 Clinical site travel/student evaluation Duplicating Preceptor education & evaluation
ADRN 2232 $70.00 National Standardized/normed content examinations, DVDs (includes web-based & text support)
ADRN 2233 $75.00 National Standardized/normed content & comprehensive examinations (includes web-based & text support)
ADRN 2245 $150.00 Clinical site travel/student evaluation Duplicating Training supplies NCLEX-RN exam training
ADRN 2298 $40.00 / credit Duplicating National Standardized/normed content & comprehensive examinations (includes web-based & text support) Skills supplies Testing materials Clinical travel/student evaluation

ISU tuition and insurance is not included in the above listed fees.
Anticipate additional expenses associated with this program:
Textbooks associated with academic and elective courses,
Transportation, parking, child care, housing.
You must check your class schedule to determine textbooks required by instructor