b'LPN to RN - (Non-Hybrid/Weekday Option) Summer Entry - LPN to RN - (Non-Hybrid Option) (Bryant Center at Tradition) The LPN to RN Non-Hybrid option is designed to assist qualified Licensed Practical Nurses (LPNs) with the transition to RN practice via a classroom (face to face) learning environment. After successfully completing the summer transition course, NUR 1116, the LPN student accepted into the Non-hybrid option is awarded fourteen (14) semester hours of credit for previous nursing education. Thereafter, the student will by-pass the first year courses required of ADN graduates and enter semester 3 (Weekday) of the ADN program. Beginning with NUR 2322, and thru the terminal ADN courses, NUR 2434 and NUR 2422, course and clinical works will include the ADN semester 3 Generic/Prelicensure students.Credit for these courses plus the 14 credit hours for previous education equal the required sixty-six (66) semester hours to be awarded an Associate of Applied Science Degree. The program is state accredited by the Mississippi board of Trustees of State Institutions of Higher Learning and nationally accredited by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing, Inc. (ACEN), 3343 Peachtree Road NE, Suite 850, Atlanta, GA 30326 (404-975-5000) Graduates will be eligible to apply to take the National Council Licensure Examination for Registered Nurses given by the National Council of State Boards of Nursing (NCSBN) and will earn the title Registered Nurse (RN), credentialed upon successful completion of the exam.Program Mission, Concepts and End-of-Program Student Learning Outcomes The mission of Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College Nursing Program is to provide a learning environment that facilitates the development of qualified persons in the community to achieve the goal of becoming nurses who value the concepts of caring, competence and professionalism. The Concepts & Outcomes of the LPN to RN Mobility track Nursing program are: Provide holistic care that is client centered, caring, culturally sensitive and based on the physiological, psychosocial and spiritual needs of clients (Client-Centered Care). Collaborate with members of the interdisciplinary health care team to promote continuity of client care (Interdisciplinary Collaboration). Use research as a basis for evidence based nursing practice and clinical judgment (Evidence-Based Practice). Promote quality improvement by participating in the development and implementation of organizational and care related plans for improving health care services (Quality Improvement). Minimize risk of harm to clients, self and others (Safety). Integrate information technology resources into the provision of client care (Informatics). Provide health-related education to restore health and promote optimal wellness (Client-Education). Demonstrate accountability for the delivery of nursing care in a professional, ethical, and legal manner (Professionalism).Admission Procedure 1.Make application and be accepted to Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College. Application can be completed online. 2.Submit copies of official transcripts of all schools attended to the Office of Admissions. All transcripts must be reviewed by the Office of Admission for determination of course credits. LPN coursework will be reviewed thoroughly to determine eligibility. 3.Meet all Academic Requirements (listed below) and complete any program pre-requisites or Entry Requirements. 4.The LPN to RN Non-Hybrid option student must haveone (1) year of current (within the last year), documented work experience as a Licensed Practical Nurse. This requirement does not apply to the MGCCC LPN graduate who successfully completed the PN Exit Option program the preceding spring or summer semester. 190'