Arizona College of Nursing
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Learn more about the differences between an LPN school and a BSN school, as well as other FAQs from prospective students here at our Arizona College of Nursing – Las Vegas campus.
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Nevada, like other states, sets minimum education and examination requirements for licensure. When a person has completed an approved diploma or degree program and passed the licensing examination, they are eligible for licensure (provided there are no disqualifiers).
Updated 2022. Source: https://www.onetonline.org/link/localwages/29-1141.00?st=NV
We make it easy to apply for transfer credit. You’ll need to request two things from your previous institution(s):
Read more about Arizona College’s transfer requirements.
Arizona College accepts numerous types of financial aid. Students may be eligible for a wide variety of options, including but not limited to:
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Yes. While every student’s schedule may vary due to prior academic experience, you’ll start your BSN degree program with evening general education courses. In addition, some general education courses are offered in a convenient on-campus/online hybrid format.
We offer general education courses in the evening because we know students are busy and often can’t immediately change their entire schedule when starting Nursing school.
Once you begin your Core Nursing courses, your schedule will shift to daytime classes.
There are various parts of the cost to become a nurse in the state of Nevada. First, you must complete an accredited nursing program.
Next, RNs in Nevada must pay an Application Fee ($100), an Examination Fee ($200), and a Fingerprinting Fee ($40).
An applicant for licensing as a registered nurse or a practical nurse may write the examination four times.