LPN Admission Requirement

Prerequisites

  • Completed LPN Application with $75.00 non-refundable application fee
  • Active CNA Certification
  • High School Diploma/GED or a minimum of 8 credit hours from an accredited U.S. College or University
  • College transcripts for Anatomy & Physiology minimum 8-9 credit hours with a grade of “C” or better.
  • ATI-TEAS Entrance Examination with a score of 45% or higher. A student is given a maximum of 2
    attempts to pass the entrance exam. Each attempt is at a cost of $60 to the student and must be paid
    before the student is allowed to take the exam. An Picture ID is required at the time of exam. If a
    student does not pass the ATI TEAS exam with a 45% or higher on the first attempt, the student must
    wait 7 days before a second attempt. In the event the student does not pass with a 45% or higher on
    the second attempt, the student must wait a period of 14 days before attempting the ATI-TEAS entrance
    exam again. $60 will be charged each time the student take the ATI-TEAS entrance exam.
  • Valid State-ID or Drivers License
  • Background check & sanctions check (Student is given information on how to complete this requirement at time of registration)
  • Clearance of 10 panel drug screening (Student is given information on how to complete this requirement at time of registration)
  • Complete physical exam, signed by health care provider. Physicals are required annually and must not expire during the period of enrollment.
  • Current TB/PPD test valid within 1 year of program start date
  • Proof of Immunizations/Titers: MMRV, Hepatitis B, Tetanus – up to date
  • Current personal medical insurance proof
  • CPR/BLS card
  • Personal Essay, 400-500 words typed and double spaced. Written submissions will not be allowed. Topics to include: Why I want to be an LPN? What I plan to do with my Nursing Career?
  • 2 professional letters of recommendation. No personal letters will be accepted.
  • Proof of professional liability insurance obtained from www.nso.com
  • Social Security Card
Inquire about the LPN program now
Chicago: (312) 920-8822
Oak Brook: (630) 705-9999
IDFPR Nursing Info

Hours:1080 hours / 12 to 14 Months.