Hartnell College LVN-to-RN Placement Program

Start Date Spring or Fall
Program Length Full-time enrollment/ 2 - 1.5 years (4 - 3 semesters)
Our program is a cohort model therefore we do not offer part-time enrollment.
Cohort Size varies
GPA Requirement Completion of all prerequisite courses with a minimum of a “C” grade as documented on official transcripts. In‐progress courses will not be accepted for admission GPA purposes.
Science GPA Requirement: 2.5
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Pre-requisite Courses Recency No.
Pre-requisite Science Courses  Repeat science courses are accepted.  Applicants are permitted to repeat prerequisites for a better grade.
Online science courses are accepted.
Waitlist No. If you are not admitted you are encouraged to re-apply.

Not required.

ATI Placement Assessments Placement will be determined by the ATI Placement Assessment(s) score (by invitation only)
 Estimated Cost of the Program ~$7,727.00
Program Sequence 
(after acceptance into the program)
Overview of 1st, 2nd, 3rd, and 4th semester
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