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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

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

Spring 2016 ADN Program Outcomes

  ELA Results ADN Results
ACEN 6.5.1
Texas BON – NCLEX Pass Rate
Expected Level of Achievement (ELA): a score at or above state and national levels Official LSC-CyFair: 87.5%
National Rate: 84.18%
Texas Rate: 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 all students will rate program 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.

 

 

 

HESI Test Registration

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

 

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.