Institute of Medical Education
San Jose, CA 95113
Institute of Medical Education is one of the -- public 2-year colleges in California. The institution offers diploma and certificate programs, which take no more than 2 years to complete.
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Nursing Programs Offered
The Institute of Medical Education Vocational Nursing program is a state approved practical nursing program preparing students to serve the community as competent Licensed Vocational Nurses.
The mission of the program at IME is to provide the health care community with well trained and diversified care givers that can contribute positively to any health care team.
The LVN program is a combination of both in class theoretical instruction and practical clinical training. This combination is intended to prepare students to meet, and surpass, the demands of a real life health care setting.
The program last for 15 months. After completing the program graduates are offered a two weeks long NCLEX-PN review to prepare students for the licensure examination.
- Seventeen years of age or older
- High School Diploma, GED, or Equivalent
- Pass the IME entrance exam
- Healthcare CPR certification
- Current immunization documents
- Complete pre-requisite courses (Anatomy and Physiology. Psychology, Nutrition, Growth and Development, Pharmacology) pre-requisites can be taken at IME or can be transferred from a credit granting institution with submission of official transcripts for coursework taken in the last 5 years
- Interview with the director of the LVN program
VN’s will be trained to care for patients in a range of medical settings by offering bedside care and assisting with physicians and Registered Nurses.
Cost to Attend
California State PTA offers scholarships annually ($500) to encourage PTA members to continue their education and pursue studies in higher education in California.Scholarships are granted to ...
These scholarships are available to full-time student in selected regions of the U.S. Eligibility is determined by applicant's school/college of nursing's zip code. Applicants for ...
LVN graduates may apply concurrently to the Foundation's Associate Degree Nursing Scholarship, and if rejected, may then apply for this scholarship. Scholarships are available to students who are ...
Applicant to this scholarship must be currently accepted or enrolled in an Associate Degree nursing program and must have valid legal presence and ability to work and provide care in ...
Students who are currently enrolled or accepted into a Bachelor of Science Nursing Program may apply and receive up to $13,000 for one academic year. In return for receiving the scholarship, ...
Data source: https://nces.ed.gov (2016-2017 colleges survey) and California state board of nursing.