Associate of Science in Nursing (ASN Program)
All Online Prerequisites Offered By Straighterline
As we prepare for Our Expansion Outside of Florida, enrollment for the ASN Degree is now closed. Congratulations to students who made it in before the deadline of 06/30/2019! Lets get you ready for your Nursing License.
For Currently Enrolled Students
Prerequisites May be worked on throughout the duration of the First and Second Semesters.
Completed Applications and Background Checks will reserve your spot on the Summer and Fall 2019
Approved Applications will be notified of acceptance or denial based on telephone interviews, background checks, prior college credits and prior nursing license, or degrees.
Transcripts are recognized as long as they are within five years with special requests available for those older than five years.
We Welcome New Students From Florida and Out of State.
Out of State students be prepared to travel to Florida for a specified amount of time. WE welcome International Students but do not provide student Visas
Upon Completion Of the Application
Please Send transcripts to
First Floor Suites
CAPSCARE ACADEMY FOR HEALTHCARE EDUCATION
1776 LAKE WORTH RD
LAKE WORTH FL 33460
FOR FED EX AND UPS YOU MAY LIST 561-547-7371 (LANDLINE) 954-260-3722 (DEANS OFFICE TEXT LINE)
We Highly suggest that you have transcripts mailed directly to the school as soon as you complete the background check and application listed below.
This curriculum prepares graduates to assume beginning staff nurse positions in hospitals, nursing homes, and other health related institutions. Upon successful completion of the major, the graduate is eligible to take the registered nurse licensing examination (NCLEX-RN). With work experience and continuing education, the graduate may develop the ability to assume responsibility for administering or directing the health care of a group of patients/clients.
Graduates find jobs in hospitals, long-term care facilities, home health agencies, state and federal health related facilities, private duty nursing agencies, and within the office practice of physicians, surgeons, and dentists.
Minimum age of 18 years
Completed Admission Application form. THE APPLICATION FEE IS $75.00. THIS FEE IS DEDUCTED FROM THE OVER ALL TUITION.
BACKGROUND CHECK INSTRUCTIONS:
Enter. Package Code: PV84bg
Enter your personal information and submit the search. THE COST IS 49.00 FOR THE BACKGROUND CHECK.
Official high school graduate transcript or GED equivalency certificate. These must be sent directly from the high school to CAPSCARE. No hand carried or faxed transcripts are accepted for official admittance
Official transcripts from all post-secondary institutions attended. These must be sent directly from the institution.
Passing score on a reading comprehension assessment (waived for minimum ACT score of 20 or associates, bachelor's, or masters degree)
Passing scores on the Math Entrance Exams (waived for ACT math subScore of 18 or better)
High School graduation is determined by the following criteria: High school must be recognized as a secondary school in the state where it is located; the transcript must include an official date of graduation.
Incoming LPN students
ACT score of 20 or comparable SAT score or 2.5 cumulative college grade point average with a minimum of 20 college level hours completed.
Copy of current valid LPN license
Pass the LPN Proficiency Exam and LPN Dosage Calculation Exam. Upon achieving the required score on these exams, the LPN is granted 21 transfer credit hours.
Capscare Academy for Healthcare Education will accept proof of prior partial training received from another institutionn and will upgrade to the required hours necessary for completion. The transferability of Capscare Academy for Healthcare Education credit is at the discretion of the accepting institution, and it is the student’s responsibility to confirm whether or not credits will be accepted by another institution of the student’s choice