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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

EDUC 1300

EDUC 1300 is placed as an institutional requirement, but is not part of the Nursing curriculum degree plan.  When students enter the college, they are to complete EDUC 1300 as part of the entering declared major.  After students are accepted to the associate degree nursing program, student degree plans are changed to AAS_ADNB.

Upcoming Accreditation
Review Visit by ACEN

Upcoming Accreditation Review by ACEN

The Lone Star College-CyFair Associate Degree Nursing Program wishes to announce that it will host a site visit for continuing accreditation of its associate degree nursing program by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN).

You are invited to meet the site visit team and share your comments about the program in person at the meeting scheduled for 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm, on Wednesday, September 26, 2018 in the Health Science Center (HSC), Room 126.

Written comments are also welcome
and should be submitted directly to:

Dr. Marcia Stoll, Chief Executive Office
Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing
3343 Peachtree Road NE- Suite 850
Atlanta, Georgia 30326

All written comments should be received by the ACEN by September 20, 2018.

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
http://www.acenursing.org/

The Lone Star College-CyFair Associate Degree Nursing Program is fully approved, 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

Spring 2018 ADN Program Outcomes

ADN Program Outcomes ADN Results
ACEN 6.2 Texas BON – NCLEX Pass Rate

Expected Level of Achievement (ELA):
- a score at or above state & national levels
ADN: 94%


National Rate: 87%
ACEN 6.3 Program completion
ELA: 70% of the students will complete the program in 150% of the time.
ADN: 42-57%
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: 75% of respondents report jobs within nursing &/or enrollment in BSN bridge/completion program (80% response rate)

Nursing Advisory Report

Nursing Student Handbook

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.

For students considering applying for a nursing program who may have a criminal background, please be advised that these background issues could keep you from being licensed by the State of Texas.  If you have a question about your background and licensure, please contact the Texas Board of Nursing at http://www.bne.state.tx.us. You also have the right to request a criminal history evaluation letter from this licensing agency.

HESI Test Registration

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

Nursing Application

Please be advised that the link to the nursing application is only open during active application periods.

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.