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Application Process - Nursing


Thank you for your interest in the Jefferson College Bi-level Nursing Program! Please take a moment to browse the Application Process webpage for answers about applying to our program.

Please Note:

  • Admission to the nursing program is highly competitive. We cannot guarantee admission to all applicants who meet minimum requirements.
  • Graduation from either the LPN or the RN program does not guarantee licensure as stated in the Missouri Revised Statutes - Section 335-066

For more information, please click on the links below.


Start Here (Level I PN and Level II RN Bridge)

Beginning Level I PN Application Process

    HESI A2 Resource Links

Level II RN Bridging Application Process

The nursing program application fee is $30.00 to be paid to the cashier. Applications can be picked up and turned in at the nursing office, Jefferson College Hillsboro, CTE building, Room 131 (campus map).  Applications will not be accepted or processed without a paid receipt of the application fee, printed HESI scores, printed course schedule (if applicable), copy of current certification or licensure for other healthcare occupations (see PN selection rubric above), and a copy of LPN Licensure (Bridge applicants only).

Please Note:

  • A limited number of already practicing LPN's are admitted to the Level II RN program on a space available basis only as Bridge students.
  • Both RN Day and RN Evening Nursing Programs are Full-Time Programs.
  • No student shall be admitted into any Nursing Courses or the Nursing Program after class has been in session for five (5) days.
  • For transfer students, please request official transcripts from each institution be sent to the Office of Enrollment Services - Jefferson College Transfer Credit Procedure.

Class days/times:


Nursing Application Deadlines for Beginning Level I PN and Level II RN Bridge

Semester:   Application Due:
Fall 2020 Day Program (August)   Monday, April 6, 2020  (by 4:30 p.m.)
Spring 2021 Evening Program (January)   Tuesday, September 8, 2020  (by 4:30 p.m.)

Questions? Please contact the Jefferson College nursing department:

Email:  nursing@jeffco.edu
Phone: (636) 481-3406 or 481-3429

For academic advising, contact Enrollment Services
Phone: (636) 481-3209