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Associate of Applied Science - LPN-RN Fast Track Nursing

DSCC Division of Nursing offers an LPN-RN Fast Track Nursing Program. This program is designed for students who are actively practicing as an LPN to attend while employed. Upon completion, a graduate 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).

Accredited by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing
3343 Peachtree Road NE, Suite 850
Atlanta, GA 30326
404-975-5000
http://acenursing.org/
 

Approved by the Tennessee Board of Nursing
665 Mainstream Drive
Nashville, TN 37243
800-778-4123
http://health.state.tn.us/boards/nursing

LPN-RN Fast Track Nursing Packet

The DSCC Nursing Student packet for the Summer 2015 LPN-RN Fast Track program is posted to the right.

** The LPN-RN Fast Track begins May 2015 and completes May 2016. This program is located on the Dyersburg campus.

About The Admission Exam

  • Must be a licensed LPN to take exam
  • Must receive a score of 75% or higher
  • $60.00 non-refundable test fee. Testing/Review fees are paid in the Business Office. 731-286-3306
  • Bring receipt and photo ID to test. Students who have not prepaid will not be permitted to test. 
  • Limited to two (2) attempts.
  • Exam MUST be scheduled through Appointments Plus.

 

ATTENTION

THERE WILL BE NO OTHER TEST AND REVIEW DATES SCHEDULED.
PLEASE REGISTER NOW TO ENSURE YOUR POSITION.

National League of Nursing - Acceleration Challenge Exam (ACE) Test Dates
Monday, November 24, 2014 at 1:00 p.m., JNC, Academic Building, Room 163
                       (Deadline to register and pay for exam is Monday, November 10, 2014.)

Friday, December 5, 2014 at 9:00 a.m., Dyersburg campus, Glover Room 103A
                       (Deadline to register and pay for exam is Friday, November 21, 2014.)

If you do not register in Appointments Plus and pay to take the ACE Exam prior to the deadline, you will not be allowed to test.


ACE Review Sessions - Each session will be approximately 3-4 hours in length and held prior to the exam for a cost of $25.00. 

Friday, November 21, 2014 from 9:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m., Dyersburg campus, Glover 103A.
                      (This review is for applicants testing on November 24 and December 5.)

If you have questions regarding the review session, please contact Ms. Teresa Evans with Continuing Education at 731-286-3267.


 

About this Program

Degree
Associate of Applied Science

Major
Nursing

Division
This program is in the Division of Nursing.


Program Faculty

Amy Johnson MSN, RN
Dean of Nursing
731-286-3398 (D)
731-475-3185 (JNC)
ajohnson@dscc.edu
 

Christy Hamilton MSN, RN
Fast Track Instructor/Coordinator
Glover 154 - Dyersburg
731-286-3397
hamilton@dscc.edu

Tammy Hines MSN, RN
Fast Track Instructor
Glover 156 - Dyersburg
731-286-3297
hines@dscc.edu

 

Jackie Cherry (D)
Division Secretary
731-286-3390
cherry@dscc.edu

Robin Privett (D)
Division Secretary
731-286-3386
privett@dscc.edu