ADVANCED PLACEMENT OPTION
Florida Licensed Practical Nurses that have completed a Practical Nursing program in the past five years in the State of Florida and who meet all eligibility requirements for acceptance in the Associate Degree Nursing program, are eligible for Advanced Placement. A charge of $5 per credit hour will be required to place the credits on the student’s transcript after the start of the program. After acceptance, information on advanced placement will be discussed at the program orientation. Applicants must submit a copy of their Florida Practical Nursing License and their transcript to the Admissions Office by the application deadline date, along with proof of 2000 hours of work experience as a LPN in Florida.
Florida LPN’s, Florida licensed paramedics and registered respiratory therapists may be eligible for advanced placement.
Upon acceptance into program, advanced placement opportunities will be discussed in the mandatory nursing program orientation.