Advanced Placement

Become a registered nurse! 

This option is offered twice a year. The program is a classroom-based setting to complete the third and fourth semesters of the nursing program. You must be a LPN or have had two consecutive semesters of nursing school.

Applicants must be able to meet the essential functions of a nurse as found on the apply Web page

There is an application process for this program



(Classes must have been completed with a “C” or better and verified by college transcript.) 
  • English 1010 – 3 credit hours -- or equivalent course
  • Math 1400 – Pre-calculus Algebra or higher—a minimum of 3 credit hours
    Statistics and Theory of Arithmetic do not fulfill this requirement.
  • Computer – demonstrate computer literacy
  • Human Anatomy or A&P I – 4 credit hours with a lab
  • Human Physiology or A&P II – 4 credit hours with a lab
  • General Psychology – 3-4 credit hours OR Cultural Anthropology – 3 credit hours
  • Nutrition – 2 credit hours
  • PE Activity – 1 credit hour
  • Achieve an acceptable score on the LPN Step Test. Contact the Testing Center for details. 

3rd Semester

  • Nursing Theory and Clinical Experience courses
  • Interpersonal Communications OR Public Speaking – 3 credit hours
  • Pathogenic Microbiology – 4 credit hours with a lab

4th Semester

  • Nursing Theory and Clinical Experience courses
  • American & WY Government OR U.S. History to 1865 OR U.S. History from 1865 OR Wyoming History or Econ 1200 – 3 credit hours