YC Nursing Application Process
Students wishing to apply to the Yavapai College Nursing Program must take the Nursing Preadmission exam and include these results in their application packet. Scroll down for detailed instructions on the exam.
Required! All applicants to the Nursing Program at Yavapai college are REQUIRED to meet with an advisor/counselor. Contact the Counseling office on either campus for an appointment with the nursing counselor. Please print the Sample Nursing Application Guide from this web page.
On the Prescott campus, please call or email Jodi Showler, M.S. Ed. at 928.776.2106. Email:firstname.lastname@example.org
On the Verde Valley campus, please call 928.634.6510 to schedule an appointment or email Marcia Byrd at Email: email@example.com
Nursing Program Applications
Nursing Application Information
Nursing Application Information
There is a $55 application fee for Arizona residents to apply for nursing admission. Please be advised that the program prerequisites and admission requirements may change. Please attend a workshop for details.
Please be advised the application information is subject to change and that you MUST submit forms from the current application guide. Click here for 2015 Spring Nursing Application Guide.pdf.(To use for information purposes only).
Nursing Program Application Fees
Please click on this link which will take you to the YC Marketplace. Select either the Nursing Advanced Placement Exam fees, Application Fees, or Re-take exam fees. Then follow the onscreen instructions to pay the fee with your charge card or electronic check. We recommend that you take your preadmission exam prior to paying the Application fee.
Fingerprint Clearance Procedure
Please be advised that the Nursing Program at Yavapai College requires a DPS Fingerprint Clearance Card with your Nursing Program Application. Please apply early; clearance can take 6 -12 weeks.
Fingerprint clearance card applications can be obtained from the Yavapai College Campus Police Department. Click here.
For details on the fingerprint application process, please check this state of Arizona web page. Click here.
Prior to applying to the Yavapai College Nursing Program you must take the Yavapai College Nursing Pre-Admission exam which costs $65 for Arizona residents and $100 for Non-Arizona residents. Testing dates for Spring 2015 admission are available Here. Last day to sign up and pay for this testing is August 25, 2014, at Noon.
Students are accepted to the Yavapai College Nursing Program by their ranked test scores and other criteria. Minimum acceptable test scores, on the summary sheet, are 75.
A review book is available: Evolve Reach (HESI A2) Admission Assessment Exam Review¸ 3rd Edition Publisher: Mosby/Elsevier ISBN# 978-1455703333 available from the Yavapai College bookstore and online.
Other review books are available from Kaplan and from Mometrix Media.
You will be tested on: reading comprehension, vocabulary and general knowledge, math, anatomy & physiology and critical thinking. You will not be tested on the other sections in the study guide.
Application for ADVANCED PLACEMENT in the YC Nursing Program
Application guide for ADVANCED PLACEMENT - coming November 2014
Nursing Program Advanced Placement
Attention! This guide is for currently Licensed Practical Nurses with IV Certification only. The Yavapai College Nursing Program does not accept transfer students from other Nursing Programs. A transfer student, without an LPN license and IV Certification, must apply to enter the program with the next beginning cohort group. See Daintry Donovan in the Nursing Department on the Prescott campus for any updates to this guide.
The next date for the Mobility Exam for Advanced Placement for Fall 2015 admission will be on Friday, February 27, 2015, at 9:30 a.m. The exam will be given in the Prescott Testing Center of Yavapai College. Here is an outline of the test you will be taking. We recommend any good NCLEX-PN book as a study guide.
You will also need to take a math exam, a practice test is available here. Here is a chart of the conversions you will need to know to take this nursing math test.
Application for RE-ADMISSION to the YC Nursing Program
Application for RE-ADMISSION:
The Reapplication process is currently closed. The next re-application cycle will reopen for one week beginning on the day that grades are posted. The Re-Application Guide is posted on the last day of each semester.
See Daintry Donovan in the Nursing Program Office for any updates to this guide.