Advance from your LPN with our Nursing A.S. Degree - L.P.N. transitional

If you are a licensed practical nurse (LPN), you can earn credit for your experience and education toward our Associate in Science Nursing degree. This program gives you the technical skills and scientific background you need to succeed in this lucrative field.

Features of the A.S. Nursing - LPN Transitional degree

Important Information

Continuing Your Education

Our Nursing A.S. degree transfers to our Bachelor of Science in Nursing completion degree for RNs. To be admitted to our BSN program, you need an active, unrestricted, unencumbered RN license; an A.S. degree in Nursing from a regionally accredited institution; and to have completed certain prerequisite courses.


Our program trains you to become a registered nurse, a career that is expected to grow in the decades to come with career opportunities in:

  • Hospitals
  • Clinics
  • Long-term care facilities
  • Physician offices

You Will Learn

  • Theoretical instruction and clinical experience in medical, surgical, obstetric, pediatric and geriatric nursing
  • Theoretical instruction and clinical experience in acute, long term and community settings
  • Personal, family, community and mental health concepts
  • Pharmacology and medication administration
  • Legal and ethical requirements of the profession


SPC's Associate in Science Degree in Nursing Program is fully approved by the Florida Board of Nursing and accredited by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing, Inc. (ACEN), 3343 Peachtree Road N.E., Suite 850, Atlanta, GA 30326.

Nursing A.S. Degree - L.P.N. transitional Curriculum

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