Anyone familiar with CNET LPN Program in NYC? 2nd online exam?

  1. 0 Greetings,

    I have decided to transition from being an Executive Assistant to a LPN. I recently took the CNET LPN Entrance School Exam, and will get my results in about 2 more weeks. I believe I did well on the exam. There is a 2nd exam given only online. Is anyone familiar with this program, and more so the exam? I would like to prepare for it. I also plan on contacting CNET directly sometime during the week to inquire about the second part of the exam.

    I have been unhappy at my job for sometime, and though I financially make a decent living I believe becoming a nurse would be a dream come true. The nurses who assisted my father while he was battling cancer inspired me. I have heard this program though intense is great value for the tuition price. The entire program is $2,500, and is only 10 months long. I cannot afford to be out of work longer than this. Also, I am bilingual in Spanish though would need to learn medical terms. Anyone have a good Spanish/English medical term sources they recommend?

    Many thanks for taking the time to read this. I am looking forward to start a career as a nurse, and make a difference in someone's world (even if it's just mine).

    Barbara
    Last edit by Enfermera2Bnyc on Jan 30, '11
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  4. Visit  shadowguy profile page
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    Well I graduated from this program and have been looking for work since Sept 2010-5 months now. Very limited opportunities for LPNs in NYC now. If you have a decent paying job, don't trade it in for something that may leave you unemployed for 6 months to a year.
  5. Visit  Enfermera2Bnyc profile page
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    Thanks for the input Shadowguy.

    Best of luck to you on the job front.
  6. Visit  rajiesmom profile page
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    I took the exam on Jan 22, still waiting for my test results. The second test is called TABE, its administered through ATItesting.com go on there and see what you can find.
    I'm also doing a career change, so I'm very nervous and excited. Good luck
  7. Visit  Enfermera2Bnyc profile page
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    Good luck. Let me know how you did on the exam?

    I got my results yesterday, and passed. Woo hoo! I have the TABE scheduled on 3/8th.
  8. Visit  Enfermera2Bnyc profile page
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    Shadow guy,

    Did you find the CNET exam harder than the TABE?

    Thanks.
  9. Visit  nicole1207 profile page
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    Quote from Enfermera2Bnyc
    Good luck. Let me know how you did on the exam?

    I got my results yesterday, and passed. Woo hoo! I have the TABE scheduled on 3/8th.
    Hi... can you please inform me on how the exam is scored
  10. Visit  marla7986 profile page
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    Quote from Enfermera2Bnyc
    Good luck. Let me know how you did on the exam?

    I got my results yesterday, and passed. Woo hoo! I have the TABE scheduled on 3/8th.
    Do they have more dates to take the TABE. I took the lpn pre entrance exam at art and design h.s on jan 22, 2011 and I havent received my scores. They said they will resend it but I'm wondering now that you mentioned you are going to take the TABE on march 8th if they will give me a chance?
  11. Visit  nicole1207 profile page
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    Quote from marla7986
    Do they have more dates to take the TABE. I took the lpn pre entrance exam at art and design h.s on jan 22, 2011 and I havent received my scores. They said they will resend it but I'm wondering now that you mentioned you are going to take the TABE on march 8th if they will give me a chance?
    I'm in the same boat as you ... took it jan 22 at the same h.s. ... and no results ..so I called she said it was mailed of weeks ago ... said she'll resend them I'm to concerned about the tabe exam
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  12. Visit  marla7986 profile page
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    Quote from nicole1207
    I'm in the same boat as you ... took it jan 22 at the same h.s. ... and no results ..so I called she said it was mailed of weeks ago ... said she'll resend them I'm to concerned about the tabe exam
    I wonder what's going on with these people
    I thought it was a scam at first. I dont know :/
  13. Visit  nicole1207 profile page
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    Quote from marla7986
    I wonder what's going on with these people
    I thought it was a scam at first. I dont know :/
    Its ridiculous ... when did you contact them ? I'm calling. Back Monday. Just to see if they were mailed off again
  14. Visit  poettree profile page
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    Quote from Enfermera2Bnyc
    Good luck. Let me know how you did on the exam?

    I got my results yesterday, and passed. Woo hoo! I have the TABE scheduled on 3/8th.

    CONGRATS!!
    I'm taking my TABE exam 3/8/2011....tomorrow too! GOOD LUCK
  15. Visit  nnzedinma profile page
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    Hi folks,
    I'm new in this forum. I wrote the entrance exam on feb.13 and yet to get my result. Is there any info. on that pls?


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