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LSC-Tomball Nursing Department

 

Lone Star College-Tomball Nursing Program General Information

For information on LSC-Tomball Nursing Programs (Basic Track, Transition and Vocation Nursing), please visit Nursing Program General Information
 

LSC-Tomball Mission Statement

The mission of the nursing program at Lone Star College-Tomball is to provide a quality education to prepare competent, caring, ethical members of the profession of nursing in a dynamic health care environment. We believe the community college provides an ideal, accessible setting for nursing education where students of all backgrounds may achieve their goals. The Associate Degree Nursing (ADN) and Transition programs of study are founded on an integrated curriculum model, in which components of classroom and clinical content are organized around a series of concepts that progress from simple to complex. The Vocational Nursing (VN) program is based upon the Board of Nursing Educational guidelines.

Accreditation

The Associate Degree Nursing and Transition to Professional Nursing Program are accredited by the Accrediting Commission for Nursing Education (ACEN), 3343 Peachtree Road NE, Suite 850;  Atlanta, GA 30326.  Website:  www.acenursing.org or phone number 404.975.5000.  The programs are also approved by the Texas Board of Nursing, 333 Guadalupe, Suite 3-460; Austin, TX  78701 , www.bon.texas.gov or phone number 512.305.7400

Program Outcomes

 

 

Result

Lone Star College Tomball – ADN Program Outcomes

Spring 2015

ACEN 6.5.1  Texas BON – NCLEX Pass Rate

Expected Level of Achievement (ELA): – a score at or above state & national levels

 

Official Lone Star College Tomball  Rate

Basic Track           (85.7%)             

Transition Track    (100%)

National Rate:  

 Texas Rate:


85.71%

 
 

84.18%

85.22%

ACEN 6.5.2 Program completion

ELA: 70% of the students will complete the program in 150% of the time.

Basic Track:                52.0%         (25/48)

Transition Track:      77.7%          (14/ 18)

 ACEN 6.5.3  Graduate program satisfaction

 ELA: 80% of all students will rate program satisfaction

Basic and Transition:   

87% of students rate program as satisfactory or greater with regard to preparation for NCLEX-RN

 ACEN 6.5.3   Employer satisfaction with graduates

ELA: 80% of the returned surveys indicate employer satisfaction

ADN & Transition:   

100% of Employers report satisfied/very satisfied with entry level graduates from LSC Tomball (n=4)

ACEN 6.5.4 Job placement

ELA: 80% of the graduates will report securing a job in nursing at the time of the new grad survey

ADN & Transition :  

94.8% report jobs within nursing or enrollment in BSN completion program

 

 

English Proficiency Requirement Information

Students who are accepted or placed on the Alternate List  of the Basic Track, Transition for Articulating Students or Vocational Nursing program must show English proficiency before acceptance into their respective program.