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Jersey College has solely offered nursing programs since 2004 and has graduated over 2,000 licensed professionals.

Professional Nursing Program (RN)
LPN to RN Bridge Track (RN)
Generic Track (RN) Practical Nursing Program (LPN) Nurse Residency Track

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LPN to RN Bridge Program FAQs

Q. What type of program is the Professional Nursing program?

The Professional Nursing program educates and prepares students for entry level registered nursing positions in a variety of health care settings. 

Q. When are exams scheduled?

The schedules for exams are published at the beginning of each term for each course. Exam times vary based on program and the day of the week. For example, in the day schedule, mid-term and final exams related to general education courses typically occur in the morning between 7:30 a.m. and 12:00 p.m. and exams related to core nursing and nursing support courses typically occur in the late afternoon between 3:00 p.m. and 5:30 p.m. In the evening schedule, mid-term and final exams typically occur between 5:30 p.m. and 8:00 p.m. Mid-term and final exams that are scheduled to occur on Fridays (both days and evening schedules) typically occur between 9:00 a.m. and 3:30 p.m.

*Exam times are subject to change based on, among other things, classroom and proctor availability. The times for exams may vary depending on courses undertaken in any term.

Q. How long is the program?

The Professional Nursing program consists of 113 Quarter Credits.* The coursework for the Generic track takes approximately 24 months to complete in the day schedule and 33 months in the evening schedule. The coursework for the LPN to RN Bridge track takes approximately 15 months to complete in the day schedule and 21 months in the evening schedule. The normal time to complete the Generic track is 27 months in the day schedule and 36 months in the evening schedule.** The normal time to complete the LPN to RN Bridge track is 18 months in the day schedule and 24 months in the evening schedule.** Additional information regarding the coursework in the Professional Nursing program (e.g., curriculum plans, course descriptions, program schedules, etc.) is available in our Academic Catalog and in the Course Offerings and Sample Educational Plans Brochure.

*Students in LPN to RN Bridge track of the Professional Nursing program are provided with 20 quarter credits for prior learning upon completion of NUS201 - LPN to RN Transition.

** Normal time in the Professional Nursing program includes the additional time associated with passing the comprehensive assessment and completing assignments needed for licensure recommendation by Jersey College.

 

*This Q&A provides a synopsis of information regarding the Professional Nursing program. We take reasonable steps to ensure that the information contained in this sheet is accurate and up-to-date. However the information presented is subject to change without notice and its accuracy is not guaranteed. Please contact your Admission Representative for the most up-to-date information. 

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