If you’re a licensed practical nurse looking to move up in your career, consider Monroe’s LPN to RN program.
Study full time (one year)
Scheduling that allows you to work while you complete your degree
Hands-on, career-focused skills
Prepare to sit for the NCLEX-RN exam
Our Clinical Admission Committee holistically reviews each applicant’s admission materials and selects the most highly qualiﬁed candidates for a limited number of seats. Detailed clinical admission requirements can be found by clicking the button below.
The nursing program at Monroe is a challenging mix of courses in anatomy, chemistry, pharmacology, and healthcare. You’ll take several liberal arts courses, too. Your professors will be with you every step of the way – their goal is to see you succeed!
Culturally Competent Care of the Child-Bearing Family
This course focused on family-centered care, including role changes for parents. Essential concepts include prioritization, communication, providing patient education, and facilitating continuity of care following discharge.
An admissions advisor will guide each applicant through the required steps:
Submit the Monroe College online application
Submit the required documents
The School of Nursing Admissions Committee will evaluate the submitted application and documents and provide timely notice of its decision. Those who are accepted will complete the financial aid process and are subject to a background check and a physical exam.
Professor, School of Nursing
After 40 years as a registered nurse and family nurse practitioner, Professor Harris considers teaching at Monroe her greatest accomplishment.
Associate Dean, School of Nursing
A medical mission trip to Appalachia inspired Dr. Werner to develop a comfortable respirator mask and prevent further cases of Black Lung disease.