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 86.27% (2020)
Job Placement 100% (Summer 2020)

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

The Vocational Nursing Program at Austin Community College at Eastview Campus located in Austin, Texas is accredited by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN)
3390 Peachtree Road NE, Suite 1400, Atlanta, GA 30326
(404) 975-5000,
acenursing.org

The most recent accreditation decision made by the ACEN Board of Commissioners for the Vocational Nursing Program is Continuing Accreditation. View the public information disclosed by the ACEN regarding this program at http://www.acenursing.us/accreditedprograms/programSearch.htm

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Vocational Nursing Updates

  • ACC approves new Vocational Nursing degree

    Austin Community College (ACC) approved a new degree in Vocational Nursing to prepare students for entry-level positions in vocational nursing. The Associate of Applied Science (AAS) degree is structured to provide a flexible, affordable pathway for students who complete a Level II Vocational Nursing Certificate to continue on their path and earn an associate degree. Read more at the ACC Newsrooom.

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  • The ACC Early Alert Referral System

    The ACC Early Alert Referral System (EARS) is a new resource hub for ACC students seeking assistance with Academics, Health Care, Child and Family Care, Mental Health, Transportation, Civil Rights, Food Assistance, and more. Click here to visit the website.

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  • Vocational Nursing Office Hours

    Effective August 1, new hours for the Vocational Nursing Office at Eastview Campus are Mon. - Thu. 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. and Fri. 8 a.m. - 1 p.m.

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