LPN
RN
BSN
Timeframe Standard Fast-track Standard Fast-track Standard Fast-track
Prequalification Patient Care Tech, Surgical Tech, Clinical Medical Assistant, or higher with a min. four (4) years work experience or 1,000+ verifiable patient care hours.*

*Unless Patient Care Tech, Clinical Medical Assistant, or other qualifying program completed with pre-approved partner school or organization.

Minimum of 50% of comparable and equivalent LPN program at accredited U.S. institution within designated timeframe of two (2) years or less—(subject to change with or without notice). LPN, Physician Technician, or higher with a min. four (4) years work experience or 1,000+ verifiable patient care hours. Minimum of 50% of comparable and equivalent RN program at accredited U.S. institution within designated timeframe of two (2) years or less—(subject to change with or without notice). RN, Bachelor’s Degree, or higher with a min. four (4) years work experience or 1,000+ verifiable patient care hours. A minimum of 50% of comparable and equivalent BSN program at accredited U.S. institution within designated timeframe of two (2) years or less—(subject to change with or without notice).

*The above prerequisites are to serve as general guideline and do not establish any official determinations. Bridge Option and Standard eligibility and final determinations to be determined by sole discretion of Admissions on case-by-case basis.

Standard Prequalification Guidelines

If you have job training, experience, or schooling in one of the following healthcare disciplines, you may be eligible to apply for enrollment in one of the available accredited allied health program offered through a partner institution in order to bridge into the Standard Option for the LPN program ONLY: Certified Nurse Aide (CNA), Clinical Medical Assistant (CMA), Patient Care Technician/Associate/Nurse, (PCT/PCA/NT), Registered, Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse (RN, LPN, LVN), Medical Doctor (MD), Emergency Medical Tech (EMT), Phlebotomy Tech (PT), IV Tech, Medical Lab Tech/Assistant (MLT/MLA), Medical Office Assistant (MOA), Dialysis Tech (DT), Health Information Technologist (HIT), Home Health Aid, Physician Assistant, Physician Technician®, Ultrasound Technician, Physical Therapist, Rehabilitation Specialist, Health Information Technologist, Health Records Specialist, Diagnostic Medical Sonographer (DMS), Dental Hygienist, student of allied health or all medical (pre-nursing, pre-medical) or Natural Science college majors (Biology, Chemistry) or degree recipients.