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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)
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Generic Track (RN) Practical Nursing Program (LPN) Nurse Residency Track

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Professional Nursing Program

Nurse Residency Track - Structure

The coursework in the Nurse Residency Track of the Professional Nursing program takes approximately 24 months to complete.The normal time to complete the Professional Nursing program is approximately 27 months for the Nurse Residency track.* Students with a current Practical Nursing License may enter the Advanced Placement option and may complete the program in less time.

Below are sample educational plans for the traditional student and for a student who enters the Advanced Placement option (currently LPNs):

Suggested Traditional Plan

Semester 1:

Human Body in Health and Disease I, and Healthcare Foundations, and Nutrition

Semester 2:

Principles of Pharmacology, Human Body in Health and Disease II, and Nursing II: Introduction to Medical-Surgical Nursing

Semester 3:

Microbiology: Impact of Microorganisms on the Environment, Composition I, Human Body in Health and Disease III and Nursing III: Psychiatric Nursing

Semester 4:

Nursing IV: Care of Women and Children and Life Span Development

Semester 5:

College Algebra, Nursing V: Advanced Concepts of Medical-Surgical Nursing and Sociology

Semester 6:

Nursing VI: leadership and Delegation and Nursing Seminar

 

Suggested Advanced Placement Plan (current LPNs)

Semester 1:

Transitions and Health Assessment, Composition I, Microbiology, College Algebra, Nutrition

Semester 2:

Nursing II: Intro to Medical-Surgical Nursing, Sociology, Life Span Development, Pharmacology

Semester 3:

Nursing III: Psychiatric Nursing, Nursing IV: Care of Women and Children

Semester 4:

Nursing V: Advanced Medical-Surgical Nursing, Leadership and Management, Nursing Capstone

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

The Nurse Residency Track is offered at the following location:

  • Largo Medical Center
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