LPN Options within NMNEC

There is a pathway for already licensed LPNs to enter the NMNEC curriculum with credit for prior learning.

There is also a new pathway for NMNEC RN students to obtain their LPN license while in the NMNEC RN program at NMJC.

NMNEC provides a pathway for licensed LPNs to enter the NMNEC ADN curriculum and receive credit-for-prior learning.

Candidate Criteria

  1. Possess current, unrestricted New Mexico LPN license
  2. Meet the NMNEC curricular pre-requisite criteria
  3. Admission to the NMNEC ADN Degree Program
  4. Earned credit for prior learning

*There is slight variation in prerequisite/co-requite and non-nursing general core curriculum course requirements and sequencing in different NMNEC programs.

NMNEC LPN Mobility Policy

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New LPN Option for NMNEC RN Nursing Students at New Mexico Junior College