Health Professions

RN - Licensed Practical Nurse to Registered Nurse

Health Professions
About the Degree
There are two LPN to RN tracks for the licensed practical nurse desiring to earn RN licensure:
  • On-campus LPN to RN track in the traditional classroom setting
  • Online LPN to RN track

The 67-credit hour Associate of Applied Science degree RN program is comprised of 27 general education credits and 40 registered nursing credits. Prelicensure entry option students must complete 67 credit hours. LPN to RN option students must complete 58 of these credits and will be awarded 9 (nine) credit hours for PN education upon successful completion of the program. All RN students must maintain a grade of C or higher in all required course work to be eligible for graduation.

The Division of Nursing and Allied Health provides an associate degree education program for those qualified individuals who want to provide direct patient care as members of the health care delivery system. Graduates are eligible to apply to take the National Council Licensure Examination for Registered Nurses.

Important Information

The UACCB RN Program is Nationally Accredited by:
Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN)
3390 Peachtree Road NE, Suite 1400
Atlanta, GA 30326

The most recent accreditation decision made by the ACEN Board of Commissioners for the RN nursing program is Continuing Accreditation with Conditions.
 Reaccreditation Site Visit: Fall 2020Image title
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Application for the LPN to RN Program

Before applying to the UACCB RN Program, you must apply for admission to the college and receive UACCB login credentials. To complete the application, you must login with your UACCB credentials.

The LPN to RN program application will be open from July 1 at 12:00am until September 30 at 11:59 pm.

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