Applications to the PN Program are accepted between September 15th - 30th for spring semester (January) entry.
Admission is based on GPA, entrance testing, and patterns of grades earned in prerequisite coursework. The strongest candidates for our program are those who complete courses on the first attempt with better than average grades. All prerequisite coursework must be completed prior to the start of program.
- Cumulative GPA of 2.25 or higher in all college level courses completed
- Grade of "C" or higher in all PN prerequisite coursework: English 101 (College Writing), core level mathematics, anatomy & physiology I (4 semester credits plus lab), general/organic/biochemistry (4 semester credits plus lab), and PSYC 101 (Introduction to Psychology)
- Entrance test (TEAS) score of 59% or higher
- Certification as a nursing assistant (C.N.A.) in good standing, or approved equivalency
Contact your academic advisor for assistance with the application process. Students not enrolled at Lewis-Clark State College apply to the college and submit transcripts at least 6 weeks in advance of the PN application window.