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Vocational Nursing ADN to VN Certificate

The Vocational Nursing ADN to VN Certificate (C2_AVN2) is offered at LSC-North Harris and has additional entrance requirements. For more information, please contact the Nursing Department.

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Program Description

Must be enrolled in ADN Program. This program offers the opportunity for ADN students who completed their first year of the ADN program to be eligible to obtain a vocational nurse license through the MEEP (Multiple Entry Exit Portals) program.

Program Plan

Prerequisite Credits

Course Number Title Credits
BIOL 2401 Human Anatomy & Physiology I 4
ENGL 1301 Composition & Rhetoric I 3
PSYC 2301 General Psychology 3

TOTAL Prerequisite Credit Hours:


First Year Credits

Course Number Title Credits
SOCI1 1301 Principles of Sociology 3
KINE   Any physical activity course 1
BIOL 2402 Human Anatomy & Physiology II 4
RNSG 1301 Pharmacology 3
RNSG 1172 Preparation for Basic Care 1
RNSG 1119 Integrated Skills I 1
BIOL 2420 Medical Microbiology 4
RNSG 1361 Clinical - Nursing I 3
RNSG 1523 Intro to Professional Nursing 5
PSYC 2314 Life Span Growth & Development 3
RNSG 1229 Integrated Nursing Skills II 2
RNSG 1362 Clinical Nursing II 3
RNSG 2504 Integrated Care of the Client with Common
Health Care Needs

TOTAL Credit Hours for First Year:


Second Year Credits

Course Number Title Credits
VNSG 1122 Vocational Nursing Concepts 1
VNSG 2362 Clinical - Practical Nurse I 3
VNSG2 2363 Clinical - Practical Nurse II 3

TOTAL Credit Hours for Second Year:


Total Credits

TOTAL Credit Hours for
Vocational Nursing ADN to VN Certificate:


  1. Meets multicultural requirement
  2. Capstone course

Note: Students must meet TSI requirements. See for details. 

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