Vocational Nursing Program Information    


    The CBC Vocational Nursing Day Program is a 12-month (3 semesters) program in which you will learn the skills you need to become a Licensed Vocational Nurse. Classes start every Summer and are usually from 8 am – 5 pm Monday thru Thursday with some online work scheduled for Fridays.     


    Application procedure: 
    1. Apply for admission to the college by following the steps at:      http://coastalbend.edu/future/     
    2. Schedule and take the TEAS exam.       
    3. Receive an application packet after taking and scoring 55% or better on the TEAS exam.     
    4. Complete the application packet and submit it by the deadline.      
    5. Await an email to see if you have been selected by the Selection Committee.      
    6. Return your acceptance letter.     
    To be eligible for admission, students must have completed the following prerequisites:

    • TSI Complete*    
    • EDUC 1300    
    • BCIS 1305**    
    • HPRS 1106***    
    *   See website for TSI requirements:                                  http://www.coastalbend.edu/collegeplacement/      
    **  a test out option of 70% in computer literacy is available for BCIS 1305     

    ***comparable medical terminology course may be substituted for HPRS 1106        (HPRS 2302, HITT 1305, etc.)