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 15 and close June 25, 2018
- 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
Green River College’s Nursing Program Pursues Pre- Accreditation Candidacy
The Green River College Practical Nursing program is pursuing pre-accreditation candidacy status from the National League for Nursing Commission for Nursing Education Accreditation (NLN CNEA), located at 2600 Virginia Avenue, NW, 8th Floor, Washington, DC 20037; phone 202-909-2500. Interested parties are invited to submit third party comments in writing directly to NLN CNEA, attention Betsy Frank, NLN CNEA Associate Director, no later than August 24, 2018.