Vocational Nursing (LVN) Admission Information

North & South Campuses

For detailed information about the Vocational Nursing program, please review the following pdf packet and application for the campus you are applying for:

South Campus:

Special Announcement: HESI score reports are required with your application.  Only two sets of scores may be submitted.  Please include a copy of both the Summary & Critical Thinking reports.  To schedule a HESI for South Campus Vocational Nursing only please click here:



Below are the dates for the optional South Campus Information Sessions.  Sessions are not required but encouraged.  Note: This is for South Campus only.  Do not arrrive late for the session.

South Campus Information Sessions - Spring 2020

Date Location Time
May 31, 2019 S-1.113 9:00 - 11:00am
Jun 7. 2019 S-1.113 9:00 - 11:00am
Jun 21, 2019 S-1.113 9:00 - 11:00am
Jul 12, 2019 S-1.113 9:00 - 11:00am
Jul 26, 2019* S-1.113 9:00 - 11:00am

*Final session for application period

Spring 2020 applications will be accepted on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, & Thursdays

from 9:00am - 11:00am & 2:00pm - 4:00pm on the following days:

South Campus Application Take In - Spring 2020

Tue Wed Thu Tues Wed Thu
Jul 2 Jul 3 ---- Jul 9 Jul 10 Jul 11
Jul 16 Jul 17 Jul 18 Jul 23 Jul 24 Jul 25
Jul 30 Jul 31 Aug 1 Aug 6 Aug 7 ----
Aug 13 Aug 14 Aug 15 Aug 20 Aug 21 Aug 22
Aug 27* Aug 28* Aug 29* Sep 3* Sep 4* Sep 5*
Last Application Take In Day is Sep 5. 

*Spring 2020 application period extended (see above).

All required documents for application to the program MUST be submitted as a complete packet and application must be typed. Incomplete packets will be immediately returned to the applicant for completion and resubmission prior to the application period deadline. Incomplete applications will not be accepted.  Late applications will not be accepted.

The Vocational Nursing office staff will not make copies of documents or print applications for applicants.

Applicants must submit transcripts for every college attended.  A copy of an official transcript or official transcript in a sealed envelope will be accepted.  If an applicant attended San Jacinto College, official San Jac transcripts must be included in the application packet as well.



North Campus:


Spring Application Session opens Monday, July 22, 2019 thru Wednesday, September 25.

HESI Dates : 9/7 & 9/25, sign up in Nursing Suite N-17.2114 on first come first serve basis


Packets accepted Monday – Thursday room N-17.2114   -  9 am-4 pm

HESI A2 Testing – North Campus Testing Dates:
March 29, 2019 – 9am-1pm
April 4, 2019 – 12 -4pm
Come to the Nursing Suite (N-17.2114 to register for the HESI A@ exam)
Reservations on a first come first serve basis, 8:30-am - 5:00pm Monday-Friday.

Information Sessions 
10 am in room N-17.1082
July 31
August 7, 14, 21, 28
September 4, 11, 18, 25

Please refer to the documents listed below for more information:

Thank you.


Attention Former SJC Vocational Nursing Graduates:

SJC started offering an Associate of Applied Science – LVN degree in Fall 2015.  After completion of the VN program and completion of the following five courses, you may apply for the AAS LVN degree.  

ENGL 1301     English Composition I
MATH 1314   College Algebra
PSYC 2301      General Psychology
Humanities or Fine Arts:  One course - ENGL 2322, 2323, 2327, 2328, 2332, 2333, 2341, 2351; GEOG 1302; HIST 2321, 2322; HUMA 1301, 1302; PHIL 1301, 2306  OR Creative Arts (050) - one course [Fine Arts] ARTS 1301, 1303, 1304; DANC 2303; DRAM 1310, 2366; MUSI 1306, 1307, 1310
SPCH:  One course - SPCH 1311 Introduction to Speech or SPCH 1315 Public Speaking or SPCH 1318 Interpersonal Communications or SPCH 1321 Business and Professional Speech

This is an upgrade to a San Jacinto College VN certificate.  If you have not completed the Vocational Nursing program you are not eligilbe for this degree.  Please email vocational.nursing@sjcd.edu for assistance and be sure to include your G number in the email.