Pre-Nursing (CNA Concentration)

COURSE OVERVIEW
(DOE COURSE: HEALTH SCIENCE II-NURSING-5284)
  • Prepares students desiring to work as nurses with the knowledge, skills and attitudes essential for providing nursing care in extended care facilities, hospitals and home health agencies
  • CNA coursework, along with Anatomy and Physiology, will be the emphasis in this program
  • Individuals who successfully complete this course are eligible to apply to sit for the CNA certification exam for nursing assistants
  • This course meets the minimum standards for entry into Ivy Tech’s Nursing program (RN) but does not guarantee admittance into Ivy Tech’s Nursing Program
  • Prerequisite: MUST have 4 semesters of high school completed, have a minimum GPA of 2.6 AND be on the Core 40 Diploma track; OR have passed a standardized test with one of the following scores:

Writing Reading
Accuplacer 80 (Sentence Skills) 76
ACT 17 (English) 18
PSAT 26 25
SAT 27 25

*Seniors Only

CAREER FOCUS
  • Ivy Tech Pre-Nursing Certification (Ivy Tech Graduation)Nurses are employed in doctor’s offices, clinics, hospitals, as well as many other areas
  • The Ivy Tech Nursing program works very closely with local hospitals, pharmacies and clinics to be sure our students get the best education possible and the very best jobs possible.
  • Students will be prepared to apply for Ivy Tech’s Registered Nursing (RN) Degree Program, License Practical Nursing (LPN) Degree Program, or a Transitional Nursing Degree Program

Earn up to 20 College Credits and early college certificate
Dementia Care and CNA Certification available
Costs = $150.00

Pre-Nursing (CNA Concentration)

COURSE OVERVIEW
(DOE COURSE: HEALTH SCIENCE II-NURSING-5284)
  • Prepares students desiring to work as nurses with the knowledge, skills and attitudes essential for providing nursing care in extended care facilities, hospitals and home health agencies
  • CNA coursework, along with Anatomy and Physiology, will be the emphasis in this program
  • Individuals who successfully complete this course are eligible to apply to sit for the CNA certification exam for nursing assistants
  • This course meets the minimum standards for entry into Ivy Tech’s Nursing program (RN) but does not guarantee admittance into Ivy Tech’s Nursing Program
  • Prerequisite: MUST have 4 semesters of high school completed, have a minimum GPA of 2.6 AND be on the Core 40 Diploma track; OR have passed a standardized test with one of the following scores:

Writing Reading
Accuplacer 80 (Sentence Skills) 76
ACT 17 (English) 18
PSAT 26 25
SAT 27 25

*Seniors Only

CAREER FOCUS
  • Ivy Tech Pre-Nursing Certification (Ivy Tech Graduation)Nurses are employed in doctor’s offices, clinics, hospitals, as well as many other areas
  • The Ivy Tech Nursing program works very closely with local hospitals, pharmacies and clinics to be sure our students get the best education possible and the very best jobs possible.
  • Students will be prepared to apply for Ivy Tech’s Registered Nursing (RN) Degree Program, License Practical Nursing (LPN) Degree Program, or a Transitional Nursing Degree Program

Earn up to 20 College Credits and early college certificate
Dementia Care and CNA Certification available
Costs = $150.00