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LSC-Kingwood Nursing Department

LSC-Kingwood offers training to become a Licensed Vocational Nurse (LVN), and two options to become a Registered Nurse (RN).s

Vocational Nursing

Always in high demand, licensed vocational nurses provide a wide variety of essential patient care, under the supervision of a registered nurse or physician. Graduates are eligible for licensing as an LVN and typically pursue careers at hospitals, long-term facilities, clinics, and other healthcare facilities.

Associate Degree Nursing

LSC-Kingwood NursingCombining the art of caring with the science of nursing, the Associate Degree Nursing (ADN) Program is one of the most in-demand, high-growth career tracks in the industry. Graduates are eligible to become a registered nurse (RN), providing and coordinating care for patients in a variety of healthcare settings. Two options are available to achieve an ADN at LSC-Kingwood. Students can earn their ADN in the Transition program which is designed to transition LVN and Licensed Paramedic (LPM) in earning their ADN. An ADN is also achievable through the Basic Track program, a two-year program designed for students with no previous nursing or paramedic education.

LSC-Kingwood Nursing Programs is fully approved

Texas Board of Nursing
333 Guadalupe Street, Suite 3-460
Austin, TX 78701

LSC-Kingwood Associate Degree Nursing Program is accredited by

Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing
3343 Peachtree Road NE, Suite 500
Atlanta, GA 30326

Information Sessions

In order to assist you in your learning more about nursing as a career and the particular requirements of the Associate Degree, Vocational Nursing, and LVN/Paramedic transition programs, nursing information sessions are held throughout the year.

We strongly encourage you to attend an information session to learn more about the profession and requirements of each of the nursing programs. No reservations are needed to attend an information session on the LSC-Kingwood campus. Each session lasts about one to two hours. No reservations are needed. You are strongly encouraged to attend one of these sessions.

All sessions are in the Health Science Building. We will have signs posted on the doors of HSB 118 indicating what room number the information session will be held in.

Spring 2017 Information Sessions

  • Wednesday, April 5 at 1pm
  • Wednesday, May 3 at 5pm
  • Wednesday, June 7 at 1pm
  • Wednesday, July 5 at 5pm
  • Wednesday, Aug 2 at 1pm
  • Wednesday, Sept 6 at 5pm


Program Outcomes

Lone Star College Kingwood – 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 Kingwood Rate: 85.32%
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.
Basic Track: 87.7% (93/106)
Transition Track: 80.3% (49/61)
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 Kingwood (n=5)
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
96% report jobs within nursing or enrollment in BSN completion program