Admissions

Criteria

Students seeking admission to Our Lady of Lourdes School of Nursing must apply to BOTH Camden County College and Our Lady of Lourdes School of Nursing. All applicants are examined based on the admission requirements for Our Lady of Lourdes School of Nursing below.

Per New Jersey Board of Nursing N. J. A. C. 13:37-1.8 "Before an individual is admitted to a nursing education program, the program shall inform the individual that a criminal history background check is a prerequisite for licensure as a registered nurse or a licensed practical nurse."

When to Apply

All prospective applicants are encouraged to apply as soon as they meet the admission requirements. High School students should apply early in their senior year.

General Admission Requirements

All Applicants

All students must be CPR certified (BLS for Healthcare Professionals) before beginning Caring for Patients Across the Lifespan I and must maintain the currency of certification throughout the program. Only certification by the American Heart Association is accepted.

Applicants Already Enrolled in College

International Applicants

Earned Degree

Camden County College provides the general education courses. The School of Nursing offers all of the nursing and related courses, as well as the clinical practice. This provides 82 credits for the student to earn an Associate Degree in Science from Camden County College and a Diploma in Nursing from Our Lady of Lourdes School of Nursing. Graduates of the cooperative program are eligible to take the professional licensing exam (NCLEX-RN.)

For further information or questions please contact the coordinator from either Camden County College or Our Lady of Lourdes School of Nursing:

Camden County College
Director of Nursing Programs
Audrey Brooks, DPN, RN
(856) 227-7200, ext 4359
Camden County College
or
shansen@camdencc.edu

Our Lady of Lourdes School of Nursing
Mary Beth Sauter

Coordinator of Enrollment Services

Our Lady of Lourdes School of Nursing/Nursing Anesthesia Program

1600 Haddon Ave, Camden NJ 08103

(856) 757-3726

sauterm@lourdesnet.org