Finish Faster

Nursing students

If you know exactly what you want to do and want to get there as quickly as possible, check out the Finish Faster options available at Dyersburg State Community College. These programs give you the best of all worlds: an excellent education and the opportunity to start your career sooner.

Want to know more?

Visit the Tennessee Board of Regent's Finish Faster page.

DSCC’s Division of Nursing offers an LPN to RN Fast Track Nursing Program. This program is designed for students who are actively practicing as an LPN. This 18 month-long program is designed to allow students to attend class on evenings and weekends while employed. Upon completion, graduates will be equipped with the knowledge needed to assume the role of a registered nurse and succeed on the National Council Licensure Exam for Registered Nursing (NCLEX- RN).

For more information, visit DSCC's LPN to RN Fast Track Program page.

DSCC's Division of Nursing also offers a Paramedic-RN Nursing program. This program is for students who are practicing as a Paramedic to attend while employed. It is a one year program that begins in the fall and completes in the summer of the following year (three semesters).

For more information, visit DSCC's Paramedic to RN Fast Track Program page.