Nursing: Career Mobility - LVN/Military to RN, A.A.S.

Program Level: Degrees
Department: Health and Biosciences
Institute: Health & Biosciences
College: SPC

What is the Nursing: Career Mobility - LVN/Military to RN program?

The LVN to RN / Military to RN Mobility Program at St. Philip’s College is a one-year program consisting of three consecutive semesters utilizing online, face to face and lab/clinical experiences to meet the educational requirements for the students to become Registered Nurses. Admission to the LVN/Military to RN Program is held once each academic year, with admitted students to begin studies in the Fall semester.

Degrees and Certificates

Nursing: Career Mobility - LVN to RN, A.A.S. / Military to RN, A.A.S.

What will I learn?

A one-year program consisting of three consecutive semesters utilizing online, face to face and lab/clinical experiences to meet the educational requirements for the students to become Registered Nurses.

What can I do with this course of study?

Registered Nurse

What's special about program?

The Nursing Career Mobility Program Track (LVN to RN and Military to RN) is an accelerated pathway to an Associate in Applied Science (A.A.S.) degree in Nursing. Nursing courses are taught over three consecutive semesters. Those eligible for entry include the Licensed Vocational Nurse (LVN). The co-requisite clinical courses are held face to face in San Antonio Texas. Licensed Vocational Nurses (LVNs) meet the LVN to RN entry requirements by virtue of their graduation from an accredited Vocational Nursing program and licensure as an LVN. This program has been successful in meeting the evolving challenges presented to RN’s in the modern healthcare system.

The Nursing Career Mobility Program Track (LVN to RN and Military to RN) is an accelerated pathway to an Associate in Applied Science (A.A.S.) degree in Nursing.
Program Accreditation and Licensure

The St. Philip’s College Nursing: Career Mobility - LVN/Military to RN Program is approved/accredited by the Texas Board of Nursing and the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board to award the Certificate of Completion in Vocational Nursing.

Texas Board of Nursing, William P. Hobby Building, 333 Guadalupe, Suite 3-460, Austin, TX 78701-3944, Phone (512) 305-7400

http://www.bon.texas.gov/contact_us.asp

Admissions and Prerequisite Requirements

Admission to the LVN/Military to RN Program is held once each academic year, with admitted students to begin studies in the Fall semester.

An Admission Committee will review applicants and determine conditional admittance based upon criteria that will include:  standardized entrance exam (TEAS), degree requirements, prerequisite GPA of 3.0 or higher, previous education, and past work experience. All supporting documentation (excluding official transcripts) should be copies of originals and submitted with application in order to be considered for review by the admissions committee. Official transcripts may be delivered to the Nursing department in a sealed envelope with the applicant’s name and Banner ID. Only complete applications will be reviewed for conditional acceptance.

* Revised Information Packets and Applications for the LVN to RN / Military to RN 2018 Applicants are below. Please read thoroughly, updates have been made.

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Application and Selection Process

Complete the application packet. The completed application packet and required documents must be placed in a 9 x 12 brown envelope and may be submitted in person, or mailed, to the St. Philip’s College Nursing Education Department. 

Mail to:
St. Philip’s College
Career Mobility - LVN/Military to RN Program
ATTN: Admissions Committee
1801 Martin Luther King Dr.
San Antonio, TX 78203
In Person Deliver to:
St. Philip’s College
Career Mobility - LVN/Military to RN Program
Admissions Committee
Center for Health Professions
Room 100

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St. Philip's College - LVN to RN Program

Learn more about the nursing programs offered at St. Philip's College. The LVN to RN Program takes only one year to complete. Studies begin this fall. Apply today! https://bit.ly/2Nq9lyq3

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Contact Information

Program Director:
Melissa N. Arthur, MSN, Ed., RN
marthur4@alamo.edu
210-486-2430
MLK Center for Health Professions (CHP), 100C