LSC-CyFair Nursing Department

Division 4: Public Service, Health, & Behavioral Sciences

Office: HSC1 204
Front Desk: 281.290.5229
Fax: 281.290.5282

The Associate Degree Nursing (ADN) program and the Vocational Nursing program are taught at
Lone Star College-CyFair’s Barker Cypress campus, 9191 Barker Cypress Road, Cypress, Texas.

The Nursing Office is located in HSC 204 G and 250 H.

For more information, please e-mail cfnursing@lonestar.edu or call 281.290.3991

Accreditation

The Lone Star College-CyFair Associate Degree Nursing Program is accredited by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing  (ACEN). The program received its initial accreditation in 2005 and continuing accreditation for 8 years was granted in October, 2010.

The Accreditation Commission For Education in Nursing may be contacted at:

ACEN
3343 Peachtree Road NE, Suite 850
Atlanta, Georgia 30326
404.975.5000
nlnac@nlnac.org

The Lone Star College-CyFair Associate Degree Nursing Program is fully approved, with commendation by the Texas Board of Nursing (BON).The approval has been granted until 2014. The Texas BON can be contacted at:

Texas BON
333 Guadalupe #3-460
Austin, TX 78701
512.305.7400
webmaster@bon.state.tx.us

Program Outcomes 

 

Result

Lone Star College CyFair – ADN Program Outcomes

 

Spring 2016

 

 

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 Cy Fair

 

National Rate: Texas Rate:

 

87.5%

 

84.18%

 

85.22%

 

ACEN 6.5.2 Program completion

 

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

 

ADN:                           74.0%        (37/50)

 

ACEN 6.5.3 Graduate program satisfaction ELA: 80% of all students will rate program satisfaction

 

ADN: 91.2% 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: 100% of Employers report satisfied/very satisfied with entry level graduates from LSC CyFair (n=2)

 

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: 100% of respondents report jobs within nursing or enrollment in BSN completion program (n=5 of 29 sent surveys)

 

Information Sessions

Students applying to the nursing program are STRONGLY ENCOURAGED to attend an information session. We offer separate information sessions for our ADN and VN programs.

Associate Degree Nursing Program

All ADN Information sessions will begin at 1:00 pm

  June 29, 2016   HSC 122  
 September 14, 2016  CENT 151
 October 12, 2016   CENT 151
 November 9, 2016   CENT 151
 February 8, 2017   CENT 151
 March 8, 2017   CENT 151
 April 12, 2017       CENT 151   

Vocational Nursing

All LVN information sessions will begin at 2:00 pm

September 14,2016   CENT 151      
 October 12, 2016          CENT 151
 November 9, 2016 CENT 151
 February 8, 2016 CENT 151
 March 8, 2017 CENT 151
 April 12, 2017 CENT 151

 

HESI Ticket

HESI Test Registration

The HESI exam is now offered at our main campus and satellite campuses. 

CyFair campus

Cypress Center 

Fairbanks Center

 

The critical thinking portion of  the HESI A2 entrance exam will be required starting with the July 2016 application period. A minimum of 750 will be required in this section for the application to the Associate Degree Nursing Programs, and a minimum score of 700 in this section will be required for application to the Vocational Nursing Program.

HESI A2 entrance exam scores are valid for one year from the date taken. If applicants have successfully completed the HESI A2 entrance exam after January 2015, prior to scheduling a new exam, they must contact the Nursing Department of their first choice for guidance.

Immunizations

Please refer to LSCS Nursing Website for full details on required immunizations

CPR Certification

All students entering the Associate Degree Nursing (ADN) or Vocational Nursing program must have a current CPR card.

Only cards from the American Heart Association  : BLS for Health Care Providers are accepted.

Criminal Background Check & Drug Screening

Final acceptance into the Associate Degree Nursing (ADN) program or the Vocational Nursing program is contingent upon a satisfactory background check & drug screening (as required by clinical facilities), which will be completed by an approved agency at the student’s expense.

Faculty and Staff

Christina Hagerty, Ed.D.
Dean
281.290.3988
Office: HSC1 204C

Jane Hagele
Program Director
Phone: 281.290.5916
Office: HSC2 250H

Kimberly Anderson
Program Coordinator
Phone: 281.290.3414
Office: HSC1 204G

Denise Berkey
Faculty Lead
281.290.3405
Office: ART 113Q