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Best Online LPN to RN Bridge Program

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Need some advice. I would like suggestions on the best or most common LPN to RN bridge program. I got my LPN last year (by default) after taking the entire 5 semesters at a community college (I missed passing my last class by 1 point and the ADN-RN program only allows 1 attempt, after 2nd "fail" most are not allowed back in. I want to go back (and my boss is encouraging me) and get my RN. I work full-time and know that I would have to continue working. Any advice? Suggestions?

I'm hoping that most of my classes will transfer. I technically only have 1 class to take, but, I know I'll have to take the whole thing. :(

Thanks in advance for your help.

Trish

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So in reading your post, do you have one more opportunity? You said after the second fail, students were out — did you fail twice or just once? If you can try once more at that college, that would be your best bet. Your RN-level credits are not likely to transfer elsewhere, as you know.

Here are some links to programs that I have collected, the last two being LPN to BSN. I did Excelsior's paramedic to RN some years ago. With all of these programs, you should really investigate if they are a good fit for you and if they are accepted in your state. I believe ISU is limited in state acceptance, and Excelsior grads are currently not eligible for licensure in California and quite a few states also require extra hours or precepted time to endorse licenses in.

Excelsior College | Associates Degrees Nursing | Nursing Degrees, Programs | Distance

An Online LPN to RN Program at Allegany College of Maryland

LPN to RN Online Bridge | Hutchinson Community College

LPN-BSN track - BSN | College of Health and Human Services

NDSU: Distance & Continuing Education (DCE): Online Degrees: LPN to Bachelor of Science Nursing Option

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Hello, did you ever find a good LPN-RN program? I just got accepted into a LPN program in NY but I am debating if I should do it and then do my RN or just go straight to RN? How do you feel about your choice to do LPN first?

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Ok...so question

I moved to NY november. Got my LVN license in CA. Got it transfered all ia good.

I moved to NY for help with my kids from my family and so i can get my RN.

My question.

What are some online bridge programs out there.

What i want to do ia move back to CA after i obtain my RN license and i will do the endorsement.

Anyone have advise on this?

Thanks!

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Ok...so question

I moved to NY november. Got my LVN license in CA. Got it transfered all ia good.

I moved to NY for help with my kids from my family and so i can get my RN.

My question.

What are some online bridge programs out there.

What i want to do ia move back to CA after i obtain my RN license and i will do the endorsement.

Anyone have advise on this?

Thanks!

CA will not accept any candidate who completed their RN program online for licensing by endorsement or exam. You need a regular brick & mortar school if you want to work in CA as an RN

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Not, in any way, questioning your post, just curious about any references you might have available to review? No biggie. Thanks for your post!!!!

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