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Join a top 100 Nursing School* and live the NurseLife.
 

Our Jacksonville nursing school campus offers a Practical Nursing "LPN" Program and an RN Program to nursing students in northern Florida and southern Georgia.

Our Jacksonville staff includes well trained and experienced instructors and administration from around the region that are dedicated to providing a comprehensive nursing education that can prepare you for a real world career.  

*Jersey College is ranked as a top 100 College in the United States According to a reportby Georgetown University’ Center on Education and the Workforce, entitled “Ranking 4,500 Colleges by ROI (2022)” for 15-year Net Present Value.

 

92%

2023
NCLEX-RN
Pass Rate

96%

2023
NCLEX-PN
Pass Rate 

**This cumulative rate represents all 1st-time testers. Individual results may vary. Past performance is not a guarantee of future results.

Nursing Programs

The mission of the Jersey College nursing programs is to ensure a pipeline of highly educated nurses are able to successfully join a health care team and contribute to meeting the total needs of the patient.
 

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Practical Nursing:
LPN Program

Diploma in Nursing

The "LPN" program combines coursework with clinical practice to provide a well rounded nursing education.
 

Upcoming Start Dates:

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September 30, 2024

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Night classes are offered at select campuses. Learn more >>

September 3, 2024

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Professional Nursing:
LPN to RN Bridge Program

Associate Degree in Nursing

This track is for students who are already licensed as LPNs and are working to further their careers.

Upcoming Start Dates:

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August 12, 2024

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August 12, 2024

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Professional Nursing:
Traditional RN Program

Associate Degree in Nursing

The RN Program prepares students to become Registered Nurses. You'll receive theoretical and practical training as well as preparation for the NCLEX exam.

Upcoming Start Dates:

Day

August 12, 2024

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August 12, 2024

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“I've had a lot of challenges throughout nursing school but that didn't stop my dream of becoming a nurse. I've trained tirelessly and passionately throughout my entire journey. I want to thank each of you who supported and encouraged me.”

Sophy B.

Jacksonville / Traditional RN

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“Jersey College prepared me for my career with hands-on experience during my clinicals and simulation labs that were realistic and lifelike, it allowed us a genuine experience before we got out into the real world.”

Elizabeth S.

Jacksonville / LPN

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“My favorite and most valuable resource during my time as a student was, by far, the faculty and my teachers. They were willing to break down what I needed to understand and be successful.”

Jackie M.

Jacksonville / LPN to RN Bridge

A Schedule that Works for You

Evening classes are available for select programs!

Our flexible curricula are designed to support students with families and day jobs and provide the same quality nursing education in a night program that you’d receive during the day.

Learn About Evening Classes

 

Preparing You For a Career in Nursing
 

The dedicated team at Jersey College is here to support you with your career preparation,  interview tips, workshops and more.

Our programs provide both theoretical knowledge and practical skills you need to apply to join the nursing field. The curriculum and high-quality skills labs can give you the confidence to become the nurse you always dreamed of and the preparation you need to take the National Council Licensure Examination (NCLEX).

For more information, visit the our Nursing Programs page, or explore these resources:

 

Nurses answer the calling when the world needs us most. It's who we are.

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Explore Our Campus

Our space is designed to maximize your learning and provide an unforgettable nursing school experience.
 

Connected Classrooms
with modern learning technology
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Skills Lab
for hands-on learning
High-quality simulation equipment in a Jersey College Sim Lab.
Learning Centers
Where Students can study, work & consult with faculty
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Our Jacksonville campus offers modern classrooms and practical facilities; career services for students and alumni; and workshops and counseling opportunities to assist you throughout your program.

The campus provides facilities where students can spend time studying, working in groups, and consulting faculty.

The Jacksonville campus features:

  • 30,000 sq. ft. campus
  • 4400 sq. ft. skills lab
  • 15 classrooms
  • Student study rooms and lounge space

Jacksonville Campus

Jersey College

8131 Baymeadows Cir W
Jacksonville, FL 32256

Hours:
Mon-Thurs: 7am-10pm
Fri: 7am-4pm

(904) 733-3588

We Are Jersey College

Nursing is not just a job, it’s a lifestyle, it’s a NurseLife. Nursing is about compassion, dedication, excellence, and drive. It’s what our students learn and what our faculty live and breath. At Jersey College, we take great PRIDE in our institution and living of the NurseLife. 
 

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    Nursing students engage in thoughtful discussions and study sessions in our comfortable and spacious study lounge.

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    Our school provides a collaborative environment for nursing students to learn and practice their clinical skills.

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    Jersey College's Jacksonville campus provides in-depth practical training, where students develop essential skills under the guidance of experienced instructors.

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At Jersey College, our instructors prepare you to live the NurseLife.

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Nursing
PROGRAMS

92%

2023 NCLEX®
PASS RATE**

10K+

number of 
ALUMNI

*Jersey College is ranked as a top 100 College in the United States According to a report by Georgetown University’ Center on Education and the Workforce, entitled “Ranking 4,500 Colleges by ROI (2022)” for 15-year Net Present Value.
**This cumulative rate represents all 1st-time testers for both the Practical and Professional Nursing programs. Individual results may vary. Past performance is not a guarantee of future results.

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Ask A Student

Q: "What's it like using the Skills Labs?"

A: "Hands-on learning at its best. Glad we get to learn on mannequins that are like real people before we are out in the hospital with a live patient. My skills are great thanks to the sim lab. It also helped my confidence as a nurse."

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Other Frequently Asked Questions

Professional and Practical Nursing Programs FAQs

  • What is the difference between an ADN and a BSN?
  • What nursing roles do you qualify for with an associate’s degree?
  • Is an ADN different from an LPN?
  • Is an ADN the same as an RN?
  • What do I need to apply?
  • Are transfer credits accepted?
  • How long is the program?
  • When are exams scheduled?
  • Is Jersey College accredited?

Tuition and Financial Aid

Tuition

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Financial Aid

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Jersey College offers financial aid for those who qualify. Several additional options are available:

  • Assistance programs through affiliations of select locations
  • Financial Aid Planners help you understand your options and apply
  • Federal financial aid
  • State and Private funding options*
  • Veterans’ benefits*

*Available at select campuses

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Accreditations & Licensure

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The Jacksonville campus is licensed by the Florida Commission for Independent Education, license number 4386. The Practical and Professional Nursing programs are licensed by the Florida Board of Nursing. Jersey College is accredited by the Commission of the Council on Occupational Education.

The Professional Nursing (Associate Degree) program at Jersey College at the Jacksonville campus located in Jacksonville, FL is accredited by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN), 3390 Peachtree Road NE, Suite 1400, Atlanta, GA 30326, (404) 975-5000. The most recent accreditation decision made by the ACEN Board of Commissioners for the Professional Nursing (Associate Degree) program is Continuing Accreditation. View the public information disclosed by the ACEN regarding the program at http://www.acenursing.com/accreditedprograms/programsearch.htm.

 

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