Nursing & Health Sciences

Military Scholarship Applicants AECP, MECP & NECP

Lewis-Clark State College and the Division of Nursing & Health Sciences is proud to support your education through the Army and Navy's Medical Enlisted Commissioning Program (AECP/MECP) and the Air Force's Nurse Enlisted Commissioning Program (NECP).

The BSN program is a 4 semester sequence, not including pre-requisite and general education coursework. Formal application to the program is required; however, pre-provisional admission status is granted to those who are presently serving in the US military, and wish to apply for one of the programs from their military branch for the purpose of pursuing a BSN nursing degree, and who meet certain criteria of the Nursing and Health Sciences Division.

BSN students are admitted twice per year (Feb/Sept) and begin the course of study the following semester. Coursework plan options can be viewed below:

  • 21-24 Month Plan (assumes all pre-req courses are completed before coming to LCSC)
    • 21 months--Must apply to BSN by Feb. 28th for Fall semester entrance
    • 24 months- Must apply to BSN by Sept. 30th for Spring semester entrance
  • 33 Month Plan (includes 12 months of pre-requisite classes starting Fall semester, then application to BSN the following February)

UPDATE: We no longer have an nursing entrance exam requirement, beginning with Fall 2019 entrance.

For more information, contact Tiffany Pilon, NHS Program Advisor; email:; phone: (208) 792-2087