LPN or Paramedic to RN - page 2
by dreher101 5,883 Views | 10 Comments
Hey everyone! I am currently an EMT-B here in Arizona and I'm having trouble deciding on which is a better route to take. I can become a Paramedic in 10 months and take a Paramedic to RN bridge program for my associates OR I... Read More
- 0Feb 6, '13 by SummitRNVery successful... Ivy Tech's overall NCLEX pass rates are pretty sad: http://www.in.gov/pla/files/Locked_C...l_Programs.xls
I noticed one of the P->RN programs, Columbus, has 4 year average pass rate of 66%, several standard deviations below the national average. How on earth has the school kept their accreditation?
Also, I noticed the Paramedic->ASN program is 5 semesters long (in addition to paramedic) versus a tradition ASN program from Ivy Tech, which is 6 semesters long. Thus, only one semester is saved (and it usually takes more than one semester to become a medic).