A licensed practical nurse (LPN) may request advanced placement in the Associate Degree Nursing Program. the AD Nursing program prepares students to take the NCLEX-RN exam for state licensure to practice as a registered nurse. The AD Nursing program is accredited by the Kansas Board of Nursing and the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing. Graduates have the foundation to continue their education at baccalaureate granting institutions. Individuals are encouraged to contact the director of the program.
Application to the Online Bridge program may be submitted March 1, 2016 through July 30, 2016 for the class starting the 2017 spring semester.
The selection committee meets on an as needed basis to consider applicants who have completed the application process. The completion of the application is the student's responsibility. If you are not selected for the January start date then you will need to submit a new application each year.
BEFORE submitting an application for the 2017 Online Bridge Program, you are required to successfully complete the Kaplan Admissions Exam by meeting program benchmarks. This is an Online Proctored exam that you will link directly to Kaplan but you must submit a request via e-mail to email@example.com along with your Hutchinson Community College 9 digit student ID number. She will register you for the exam and send you instructions.
Deadline to successfully complete the Kaplan Admissions Exam is July 30, 2016 for the 2017 OBP.
The most recent edition of the Kaplan Nursing School Entrance Exam (6th Edition) is recommended as a study guide by Kaplan and is available at the HCC Bookstores or at: www.amazon.com.
Subjects which will be used for admission are: Reading, Math, Writing, Science. Exam results must be at or above program benchmarks.