Areas of Study - Degrees & Certificates > Health Sciences > Nursing Programs > Nursing - Transition to Professional Nursing Program
By completing the program, students will earn one award:
[AAS_PRNR offered at LSC-Kingwood, LSC-Montgomery, LSC-North Harris and LSC-Tomball]
This program is designed for graduates of an LVN or paramedic program to become a registered nurse (RN).
Total Credit Hours Required for Degree: 60
Prerequisite Semester Credits / Units: 10
Prior Learning Assessment (PLA) Credit by Licensure is based upon current licensure as LVN or Paramedic
Credits / Units: 12
First Semester * Credits / Units: 12
Second Semester Credits / Units: 12
Third Semester Credits / Units: 14
* The Student Success Course Requirement is satisfied through successful completion of coursework and requirements of the first semester for the Nursing program.