Application Process (LPN)

SCHOOL OF PRACTICAL NURSING
LPN PROGRAM
2019-2020

THE APPLICATION WINDOW FOR THE 2019-2020 CLASS WILL OPEN ON September 10, 2018.  

Applications Accepted: September 10, 2018 – April 12, 2019

Please Call Garnet Career Center for further information

(304) 348 - 6195

Applicants must submit a high school transcript or GED transcript along with a non-refundable $90.00 Testing and Application Fee with their application on or before April 30, 2019 or upon submission of application to sit for the ATI TEAS exam. Students who have any prior college hours in the Health Sciences must also attach a copy of an unofficial college transcript.

The entrance test (Test of Essential Academic Skills – TEAS) will be administered on Saturday, December 1, 2018, Saturday, March TBA, 2019 and Saturday, April TBA, 2019. Candidates may choose the more suitable test date. Candidates must arrive on time, bring proper identification, and have their admission ticket. Candidates are generally notified of their admission status by mail in mid May. A welcome meeting of the new class is scheduled late May 2019 and a required orientation day is scheduled for early June 2019.

The ATI TEAS Test (Test of essential Academic Skills) measures the content areas of Reading Mathematics, Science, English and Language Usage. This test is designed to measure the academic areas in which national nursing educators deemed most relevant to measure the entry level readiness of nursing program applicants.

Each student who registers at Garnet to take the ATI TEAS Entrance Exam must create an account online at the atitesting.com  Further instructions on this process are included on the "entrance test" tab.

After the applicant submits his/her application and all needed documentation (high school or GED/TASC transcript), the candidate will automatically be registered for the free study/review sessions. A schedule of these sessions is listed below .  Study materials are also available on the website of atitesting.com.

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ATI TEAS EXAM format scored questions:

Science (47 questions)

Reading (47 questions)

English and Language Usage (24 questions)

Math (32 questions)

The LPN Program is a one year (1350 clock hours) program. Upon completion of the program the student is eligible to sit for the WV State Licensing Board Exam for LPN.

THE ATI TEAS PREP CLASS AND TEST ARE OPEN TO EVERYONE, HOWEVER IF YOU WISH TO TAKE THE FALL CLASS AND SIT FOR THE EXAM ON DECEMBER 1, 2018,  THE $90 FEE MUST BE TURNED IN TO THE OFFICE NO LATER THAN FRIDAY,  NOVEMBER 16 TO ENSURE A SEAT FOR THE EXAM.   

Pre-LPN 2019-2020 Study Class Schedule
Day Date Time Location Content
 

PREPARATORY CLASS #1

Monday 9/17/2018 5:30-8:15 Garnet Orientation
Tuesday 9/18/2018 5:30-8:15 pm All classes Bio/Chem/Math
Monday 9/24/2018 5:30-8:15 pm Room 309 Bio/Chem/Math
Monday 10/1/2018 5:30-8:15 pm Garnet Bio/Chem/Math
Monday 10/8/2018 5:30-8:15 pm Career Bio/Chem/Math
Monday 10/15/2018 5:30-8:15 pm Center Bio/Chem/Math
Monday 10/22/2018 5:30-8:15 pm Bio/Chem/Math
Monday 10/29/2018 5:30-8:15 pm Bio/Chem/Math
Monday 11/5/2018 5:30-8:15 pm Bio/Chem/Math
Monday 11/26/2018 5:30-8:15 pm Test Taking Skills
Saturday 12/1/2018 8:00 am- 1pm   TEST
 

PREPARATORY CLASS #2

Monday 1/7/2019 5:30-8:15 Garnet Orientation
Tuesday 1/8/2019 5:30-8:15 pm All classes Bio/Chem/Math
Monday 1/14/2019 5:30-8:15 pm Room 309 Bio/Chem/Math
Tuesday 1/22/2019 5:30-8:15 pm Garnet Bio/Chem/Math
Monday 1/28/2019 5:30-8:15 pm Career Bio/Chem/Math
Monday 2/4/2019 5:30-8:15 pm Center Bio/Chem/Math
Monday 2/11/2019 5:30-8:15 pm Bio/Chem/Math
Monday 2/18/2019 5:30-8:15 pm Bio/Chem/Math
Monday 2/25/2019 5:30-8:15 pm Bio/Chem/Math
Monday 3/4/2019 5:30-8:15 pm Bio/Chem/Math
Monday

Saturday

3/11/2019

3/16/2019

5:30-8:15 pm

8:00 am - 1 pm

  Bio/Chem/Math

TEST

 Saturday  4/6/2019  8:00 am - 1 pm    TEST
 

ONE ADDITIONAL REVIEW CLASS AND TEST WILL BE GIVEN AS NEEDED IN APRIL/MAY

In the event of a snow day, the scheduled class will be held the next day that Garnet is open.
THESE CLASSES ARE OFFERED AS A REVIEW AND THEY ARE FAST-PACED.
THERE IS ALSO A CONSIDERABLE AMOUNT OF HOMEWORK