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  Programs & Courses > Prof & Tech Ed > LPN >  Prerequisites
 Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) Program
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Required

  • A current NAC License with the State of Washington.
  • TEAS V –Beginning in 2015 the minimum score will be 70%

Prerequisites    

All courses listed below are required for LPN entry

ALL courses except for Math must be completed before submitting your LPN application.

If you are not sure if classes you have taken at other colleges will satisfy our requirements, please contact the Transcript department at 206-934-5829.

Adjunct English as a Second Language courses are available for many of the pre-requisites. Contact the ESL Transition Services Coordinator at 206-934-6747 for information.

Course Title Credits

CHEM&121

Intro to Chemistry

5 credits

BIOL& 241

Human Anatomy & Physiology

5 credits

BIOL& 242

Human Anatomy & Physiology II

5 credits

BIOL& 260

Microbiology

5 credits

PSYC& 200

Developmental Psychology

5 credits

ENGL& 101

English Composition

5 credits

MATH&146 Elementary Statistics (co-requisite) 5 credits

You can substitute higher Statistics classes for MATH&146, but we will no longer accept any other math classes except a statistics course for the math requirement.

Students may apply before they have completed Statistics, but this course must be completed before students can graduate.

  • The minimum acceptable grade for any pre-requisite course is 2.5.
  • There is a 7-year time limit on all nursing pre-requisite science courses.
  • There is a 10-year time limit on all non-science pre- and co-requisites.
Letter grade Decimal equivalent
A 4.0
A- 3.8
B+ 3.4
B 3.1
B- 2.8
C+ 2.4

Please call the College Transfer/Preparatory Academics department at:
206-934-6600 with any questions about these courses.

Questions?
Contact Lynne Cochran, Program Coordinator
Email: lynne.cochran@seattlecolleges.edu (best method)
Phone: 206-934-6889

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