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Vocational Nursing ADN to VN Certificate

The Vocational Nursing ADN to VN Certificate (C2_AVN2) is offered at LSC-North Harris and has additional entrance requirements. For more information, please contact the Nursing Department.

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Program Description

Must be enrolled in ADN Program. This program offers the opportunity for ADN students who completed their first year of the ADN program to be eligible to obtain a vocational nurse license through the MEEP (Multiple Entry Exit Portals) program.

Program Plan

Prerequisite Credits

Subject Number Title Credits
BIOL 2401 Human Anatomy & Physiology I 4
ENGL 1301 Composition & Rhetoric I 3

TOTAL Prerequisite Credit Hours:

7

First Year Credits

First Semester Credits

Subject Number Title Credits
RNSG 1301 Pharmacology 3
RNSG 1219 Integrated Nursing Skills I 2
RNSG 1361 Clinical - Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse 3
RNSG 1523 Intro to Professional Nursing for Integrated Programs 5
PSYC1 2301 General Psychology 3

TOTAL First Semester Credits:

16

Second Semester Credits

Subject Number Title Credits
BIOL 2402 Human Anatomy & Physiology II 4
RNSG 1229 Integrated Nursing Skills II 2
RNSG 1362 Clinical - Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse 3
RNSG 2504 Integrated Care of the Client with Common
Health Care Needs
5

TOTAL Second Semester Credits:

14

Third Semester Credits

Subject Number Title Credits
VNSG 1122 Vocational Nursing Concepts 1
VNSG 2362 Clinical - Practical Nurse I 3
VNSG2 2363 Clinical - Practical Nurse II 3

TOTAL Third Semester Credits:

7

Total Credits

TOTAL Credit Hours for
Vocational Nursing ADN to VN Certificate:

44

  1. Highly recommended that PSYC 2301 be taken prior to third semester and must be completed BEFORE applying for NCLEX-PN and licensure.
  2. Capstone Course