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Harlingen, Texas LPN Programs

Harlingen LVN Programs - TX

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LVN courses are being offered at vocational schools, trade schools and private LVN schools in Harlingen, TX.

Harlingen LVN courses - online & campus-based programs are available.

Which Harlingen schools offer LVN programs?

Harlingen LVN Progams (campus-based programs as well as online LVN programs) are medical training programs. LVN programs are typically offered at vocational schools, technical schools, state colleges, nursing universities, online LVN programs, and other higher education institutions.

The best LPN school for you is the one that makes sense for you and serves your needs. Many two year colleges that offer associate degrees also offer LVN programs. Exact class size and clinical requirements will vary by each college offering the program.

How do I become an LVN in Texas?

You must complete a vocational nurse program and pass the National Council of State Boards of Nursing (NCLEX-PN) exam to be certified and receive your required LVN licensure.

How long will my LVN Course be?

Most LVN programs take 1 year to one and a half years complete. That's a 12 month to 18 month training program. Some nursing schools offer LVN programs which will qualify you for certification after only 6, 7, 8, 9 or 10 months of class.

Do I need to complete an LVN program before I go to college to get an RN Degree?

No. Completing LVN training is not necessary before you can get your RN license. An accredited RN degree can be completed in as little as two years.

What are typical LVN Pre-Reqs?

As all schools have different academic requirements to get accepted into their LVN program, Texas LVN schools are no exception. You can expect an entrance exam or at least a prerequisite check when you submit your application to determine your eligibility. There may be additional academic requirements also.

At the very least, most schools require applicants to have a High school diploma / GED. You also must get accepted to the college that you are applying to.

Financial aid, including nursing scholarships or federal grant money, may be available to you as a new students enrolling in Harlingen LVN classes. For more information, check with the Admissions office at the program you are applying to.

Are CNA to LVN Programs Available?

Yes, some vocational schools in Texas offer CNA to LVN programs. Usually, a CNA to LVN program will last one year. CNAs who Enroll in one of these programs will build upon their existing knowledge to learn the necessary skills to work at the LVN level.

Harlingen, TX LPN Programs

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Valley Baptist Medical Center
Ed. Carey and Benwoond
Harlingen, Texas 78550
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400 N. Border
Weslaco, Texas 78596
Valley Grande Institute
345 S. Texas Blvd.
Weslaco, Texas 78596
University of Texas
80 Fort Brown
Brownsville, Texas 78520
South Texas College
3201 W. Pecan
Mcallen, Texas 78501
South Texas College
142 FM 3167
Mcallen, Texas 78501