NURSING EDUCATION

South Florida State College has a variety of options for students who are interested in pursuing a career in nursing. Click the program below for more information:

Practical Nursing (PN) Generic Nursing (RN)
  • Career Certificate (CC)
  • 11 months (1,350 credit hours)
  • Full-time, day program
  • Graduates are NCLEX-PN exam eligible

Applications open: Jan. 13 – April 10, 2020

Next program start date: August 2020

  • Associate in Science degree (AS)
  • 2 years (72 credit hours)
  • Full-time, day program
  • Graduates are NCLEX-RN exam eligible
  • Program accredited by ACEN

Applications open: Jan. 13 – April 10, 2020

Next program start date: August 2020

Evening/Weekend Generic Nursing (RN) Transition Nursing (LPN to RN)
  • Associate in Science degree (AS)
  • 2 years (72 credit hours)
  • Weekday evenings/weekend days
  • Graduates are NCLEX-RN exam eligible
  • Program accedited by ACEN

Applications open: Aug. 25 – Oct. 25, 2019

Next program start date: Jan. 6, 2020

  • Associate in Science degree (AS)
  • 13 months (72 credit hours)
  • Full-time, day program
  • Graduates are NCLEX-RN exam eligible
  • Student must be an LPN to apply

Applications open: Jan. 13 – April 10, 2020

Next program start date: June 2020

Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN)  
  • Bachelor of Science degree (BS)
  • Classes taken at own pace (120 credit hours)
  • Online program
  • Program accredited by ACEN
  • Student must be an RN to apply

Applications open: Year Round

Next program start date: Start Any Term