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quest for success

What is quest for success?

QUEST provides Quality Uninterrupted Nursing Education with Seamless Transitioning!

The University of Toledo, Owens Community College and ProMedica have come together to diversify the nursing profession through QUEST for Success. QUEST for Success provides underrepresented minorities and male nursing students the opportunity to become successful, employed, bachelor-prepared nurses. Financial support may be available from ProMedica's Ebeid Diversity in Nursing Scholarship and/or other tuition assistance programs.

of registered nurses in the U.S. are women
of registered nurses in the U.S. are white

What are the advantages of Quest?

  • Work as a nursing assistant at ProMedica while completing your Associate Degree in Nursing program at Owens Community College in as little as two years.
  • Work as an RN at ProMedica (three year commitment) while completing your Bachelor of Science in Nursing program in as little as one year. 
  • Graduate from UToledo as an RN, B.S.N.-prepared nurse.

Advisors from both institutions work with you to make sure you’re on track and take the proper courses.


  1. Apply and be accepted to Owens as a pre-nursing or nursing student in the Associate of Applied Science for Registered Nursing Program (A.D.N.)
  2. Apply and be accepted to ProMedica's Ebeid Neighborhood Promise Diversity in Nursing Scholarship program
  3. Apply to Owens/UToledo Dual Admission Program by notifying your Owens advisor
  4. Complete Owens' A.D.N. program
  5. Take and pass the Nursing Council Licensure Examination (NCLEX-RN)
  6. Complete UToledo's online, competency-based RN-B.S.N. program

*If you are a current Owens student, please notify your Owens advisor at 567.661.2387 of your intention to participate. 


Questions about QUEST?

Janhavi Kondurkar

Contact Janhavi Kondurkar, M.B.A., M.A.

Marketing, Communications and Recruitment Specialist


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Last Updated: 8/9/22