LPN to RN Bridge Program in Port Charlotte, FL | Jersey College
Get Started
Request Admissions Guide

Our admissions guide contains information you need to apply, along with full curriculum details and course descriptions.

Our admissions guide contains information you need to apply, along with full curriculum details and course descriptions.

open mini form

Start the Admission Process

Request admissions information and get everything you need to apply to Jersey College, including course descriptions, schedules, and financial aid information.

Why Jersey College?

Academic Excellence  ·  Community Engagement  · Diverse Student Experience  · Adaptation to Change

Jersey College is dedicated to excellence in nursing education. We are devoted to providing quality nursing education and to bridge the labor gap in the nursing field. As a nursing student at Jersey College, you will receive:

  • Individualized attention and support for our students
  • Experience the Jersey College family atmosphere
  • Learn the art and science of nursing from within the hospital environment
  • Interact and engage with hospital leadership and nurse managers
  • Benefit from the NurseLife Financial Assistance Program sponsored by hospital name


Choose Campus:



Investing in your nursing career

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.

Tuition and Financial Aid

Campus: Program:

How to Finance your Education

Jersey College participates in the Federal Student Aid program offering Pell Grants and Stafford Loans to those who qualify

Frequently Asked Questions


  • When are exams scheduled?
  • How long is the program?
  • Are transfer credits accepted?

    All students who wish to transfer from an external institution must meet all admission requirements at Jersey College. Credit-bearing coursework from a college or university accredited by an agency recognized by the U.S. Department of Education may be eligible for transfer credit at Jersey College. Coursework may not be transferred into the Practical Nursing program. For information on the transferability of credits, visit our Transfer Portal.

    Learn more about our Transfer of Credit policy.

  • What do I need to do to apply?

Accreditations & Licenses

 ACEN-Seal-Color-Web.jpg council-on-occupational-education-logo-resized-600.jpg.jpg

The Port Charlotte campus is licensed by the Florida Commission for Independent Education, license number 7817. The Professional Nursing program is licensed by the Florida Board of Nursing. Jersey College is accredited by the Commission of the Council on Occupational Education.

Effective November 1, 2021, the Professional Nursing (Associate Degree) Program at Jersey College at the Port Charlotte campus is a candidate for initial accreditation by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing. This candidacy status expires on November 1, 2023.

Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN) 

3390 Peachtree Road NE,
Suite 1400
Atlanta, GA 30326
(404) 975-5000


Note: Upon granting of initial accreditation by the ACEN Board of Commissioners, the effective date of initial accreditation is the date on which the nursing program was approved by the ACEN as a candidate program that concluded in the Board of Commissioners granting initial accreditation.



Related Blog Posts

Start the Admissions Process

Please provide some additional information so we can better serve you:

Do you have an LPN license*

By submitting this form, I authorize Jersey College and its affiliates to contact me using automatic dialing equipment via text message, telephone, email or prerecorded message.

Start the Admissions Process