Vocational Nursing


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Your first step is to apply to Austin Community College.

Welcome to the Vocational Nursing Program

Always in high demand, licensed vocational nurses provide a wide variety of essential patient care, under the supervision of a registered nurse or physician. Graduates are eligible for licensing as an LVN or LPN (licensed practical nurse) and typically pursue careers at hospitals, long-term care, clinics and other healthcare facilities. Learn more by following the links below, or check out the Vocational Nursing FAQ.

The Vocational Nursing Program is now offering an Evening & Weekend option! Please visit the Evening & Weekend Program Application Process page for more information.

Program Outcomes

NCLEX-PN Pass Rate 92.31% (2018)
Job Placement 100% (Summer 2018)

For detailed information about the Vocational Nursing Program outcomes, click here.

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Texas Board of Nursing
333 Guadalupe St., Suite 3-460
Austin, TX 78701, (404) 975-5000
bon.state.tx.us

Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing
3343 Peachtree Road NE, Suite 850
Atlanta, GA 30326

Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing
3343 Peachtree Road NE, Suite 850
Atlanta, GA 30326, (512) 305-7400
acenursing.org

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Vocational Nursing Updates

  • TEAS Testing Requirements for Health Sciences Applicants

    A TEAS Exam score is required to apply to the following programs: Dental Hygiene, Occupational Therapy Assistant, Physical Therapist Assistant, Radiology, Sonography, and Vocational Nursing.

    If you are not applying to one of the programs above, then you are not required to take the TEAS Exam at this time. Please refer to the Application Process page for your program to see all application requirements.

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  • Anatomy and Physiology I Assessment Testing Suspended for Fall 2020 and Spring 2021 Registration

    Due to COVID-19 and in response to ACC campuses limiting access to essential personnel only, the A&P I Assessment Test has been suspended for the remainder of the Fall 2020 and Spring 2021 registration periods.

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  • NEW Application Submission Process During Coronavirus Pandemic

    Due to public safety concerns, applications will not be accepted in person until further notice. Effective immediately, applicants for all Health Sciences programs except Associate Degree Nursing, Mobility Nursing, RN-to-BSN, and Sonography should follow these instructions when submitting their application and supporting documents:

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