James H Faulkner State Community College

Nursing Programs

The Licensed Practical Nursing program is designed to produce graduates who are caring, knowledgeable and competitive in the job market. The college ensures this by having suitably qualified instructors, modern laboratories and clinical experiences. The FSCC licensed nursing program is accredited by the NLNAC. After successfully graduating, students may apply to take the NCLEX-PN.

The LPN program is offered as a full time day program. Students are supposed to complete the 50 credit hours in 3 semesters as per the schedule. Both general and nursing knowledge is imparted on the students to increase their technical skills required in the nursing profession.

Core courses in the curriculum include the Fundamentals of Nursing, Pharmacology, Adult Nursing, Maternal and Child Nursing, Psychosocial Nursing and Role transition. The program starts at the fall semester and is offered at Fairhope campus. The deadline for application to the program is June 1.

Admission Requirments

The Nursing program is highly competitive. Prospective students must apply to be considered for admission. Similarly, prior to application, a student must have passed the TEAS V examination. Students are highly advised to seek the services of a nursing advisor who will advise them accordingly on matters related to our LPN program.

The college offers review to students prior to taking the NCLEX exams. The review ensures students are adequately prepared for the examination.

State board of nursing approval: Fully Approved
Average NCLEX PN passrate (3 years): 100%
Average number of students tested annually: 14
Program accreditations: Not Accredited
Available Study Options
Fulltime Parttime On Campus Online Hybrid Weekend Evening

NCLEX PN Passrate History

Annual NCLEX PN passrate data and the number of students who took the exam at James H Faulkner State Community College as reported by Alabama state board of nursing.

Passrate (%)
Year Students Tested School National Avg
2012 16 100 90.26
2011 11 100 88.43
2010 13 100 85.21
2009 5 100 89.47
What is this?
State board of nursing approval: Fully Approved
Average NCLEX RN passrate (3 years): 97.87%
Average number of students tested annually: 48
Program accreditations: NLNAC
Available Study Options
Fulltime Parttime On Campus Online Hybrid Weekend Evening

NCLEX RN Passrate History

Annual NCLEX RN passrate data and the number of students who took the exam at James H Faulkner State Community College as reported by Alabama state board of nursing.

Passrate (%)
Year Students Tested School National Avg
2012 46 100 90.26
2011 45 95.6 88.43
2010 51 98 85.21
2009 47 97.9 89.47
What is this?
State board of nursing approval: Fully Approved
Average NCLEX RN passrate (3 years): 97.87%
Average number of students tested annually: 48
Program accreditations: NLNAC
Available Study Options
Fulltime Parttime On Campus Online Hybrid Weekend Evening

NCLEX RN Passrate History

Annual NCLEX RN passrate data and the number of students who took the exam at James H Faulkner State Community College as reported by Alabama state board of nursing.

Passrate (%)
Year Students Tested School National Avg
2012 46 100 90.26
2011 45 95.6 88.43
2010 51 98 85.21
2009 47 97.9 89.47
What is this?

Accreditations

Institutional Accreditation
Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges
07/01/1970 - Current
Specialized Accreditation
Nursing (ADNUR) - Associate degree programs
ACEN
10/01/2006 - Current
Nursing (PNUR) - Practical nursing programs
ACEN
10/01/2006 - Current

Overview

Campus LocaleTown: Distant
Student to Faculty Ratio26:1
Open AdmissionYes
Religious Affiliation -
Level2 year
OwnershipPublic
Business ModelNot for Profit
On Campus HousingYes
Retention Rate50%

Admissions

100%

Acceptance Rate

Cost

$7,959

Average Net Price/year
Net Price by Family Income
Less than 30k$6,657
30k to 48k$7,374
48k to 75k$9,611
75k to 110k$10,691
Over 110k$10,839
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Financial Aid & Loan

65%

Recipients

$5,064

Average Amount

Any grant or scholarship aid

44%

Recipients

$4,393

Average Amount

Pell grants

48%

Recipients

$5,383

Average Amount

Federal Student Loans

Students

4,781

Undergrads

0

Graduates

2,975

Women

1,806

Men

53%

Full-time

47%

Par-time

Ethnic Diversity
White
72%
Black/African American
19%
Hispanic
3%
Two or more races
2%
Asian
1%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
0%
American Indian or Alaska Native
0%
Race/ethnicity unknown
0%
Non-resident alien
0%

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James H Faulkner State Community College
1900 US Hwy 31 S
Bay Minette, AL 36507
(251) 580-2100
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