Prerequisites for Practical Nursing
|Dept./Course #||Course Title||Credits|
|BIO& 241*+||Anatomy & Physiology I||5|
|BIO& 242*+||Anatomy & Physiology II||5|
|CHEM& 121*||Introduction to Chemistry||5|
or CMST& 230
|ENGL& 101||English Composition||5|
|MATH& 146*||Introduction to Statistics||5|
|PSYC& 200*||Lifespan Psychology||5|
A minimum grade of 2.5 or higher is required in each nursing and supporting course.
One course may be in progress at the time of application.
* 7 year expiration, Must be taken after August 2012
+ Must be completed at the same college
Note: BIOL& 160 is required before taking BIOL& 241; PSYC& 100 is required before taking PSYC& These courses (BIOL&160 and PSYC&100) do not count as pre-requisites to apply to the program.
Repeats: Only 2 pre-requisite courses may be repeated within 5 years of the desired program start For example, between the time period of 2012 and 2017, you can only have 2 courses that you have repeated.
Degrees & Certificates
Applications and Admissions
LPN Applications will open May 24 and close June 24, 2019
- Applying to the LPN program
- LPN Admissions Meeting Dates
- Disqualifying Factors
- Questions about immunizations
Potential Funding Opportunities
Contact & Location
- Email for general inquiries
- Call for appointment: 253-833-9111, ext. 2641
- Health Occupation Admissions
Career & Advising Center
Student Affairs & Success Building, 104
The Green River College Practical Nursing program holds pre-accreditation status from the National League for Nursing Commission for Nursing Education Accreditation, located at 2600 Virginia Avenue, NW, Washington, DC, 20037. Holding pre-accreditation status does not guarantee that initial accreditation by NLN CNEA will be received.
The Green River College Practical Nursing program is fully accredited by the Washington State Nursing Care Quality Assurance Commission and the Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities.