LVN/Paramedic to ADN Transition Program

We are a technical program, subject to change at any time to meet the requirements of the Texas Board of Nursing and the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing.


 Excited to advance your current licensure with your Associate of Applied Science in Nursing?  

Get ready now for our new Fall 2020 semester beginning August 24, 2020!


Please check back soon for dates of Info Sessions and HESI Transition Specialty Entrance Exam dates!  


The LVN/Paramedic to ADN Transition Associate of Applied Science Program is designed for current State Licensed Vocational Nurses and Licensed Paramedics. This accelerated program is only offered on the South campus of San Jacinto College, located in Building 1 at 13735 Beamer Rd. Houston, TX, 77089, with easy access to I-45 and South Sam Houston Pkwy East/Beltway 8.


Applications for entry into the program are accepted in both the fall and spring.

For more information, click on links below:



Information Sessions:

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Please see ADN Transition Information packet above and attend an Information Session, coming in January!
We will begin taking applications for Licensed Vocational Nurses and Licensed Paramedics to transition on Tuesday, Wednesdays, and Thursdays from 10:00am-12:00pm and 3:00pm-5:00pm, from February 4 - March 26, 2020.
If you have any additional questions after attending the Information Session, please email us at or call us at 281-998-6150 x3315 and allow 24 - 48 hours for response.


The Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board (THECB) and the Texas Board of Nursing approves the ADN Transition Program. The program is accredited by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN) and regulated by the Texas Board of Nursing.
Please Note: Effective January 1, 1996, a person who has been convicted of a felony may be disqualified from obtaining licensure as a Registered Nurse. After turning in your completed application, you may be contacted for further information by email.



We highly recommend students interested in a nursing career visit the Texas Board of Nursing website. It is an excellent source of information for students looking to obtain a current license in the state of Texas. You may find this information at:

Student Achievement Data:

 First Time Pass Rate on National Council Licensure Exam for Registered Nurses (NCLEX-RN®): 89.87%

 Students completing the program within 150% of program length: 75%

 Graduates job placement: 90%

 -Data reported for students that completed the program during the 2018 academic year.