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:jodi.showler@yc.edu

On the Verde Valley campus, please call 928.634.6510 to schedule an appointment or email Marcia Byrd at Email: marcia.byrd@yc.edu

 


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 2014 Fall Nursing Application Guide.pdf.(To use for information purposes only).

Nursing Preadmission Exam Payment

Nursing Program Application Fees

Pay Nursing Fees ONLINEPlease 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.

 Immunization Documentation

Immunization Documentation:

You must submit specific immunization documentation as part of your application. Please read the Information Guide completely paying particular attention to the Immunization and Documentation Cover Sheet for a list of everything that is required. Click here for a list of immunizations and documentation required.

We have now contracted with CertifiedBackground.com to track student immunizations <em>after acceptance</em>to the Nursing Program. Click here for the PDF file with student instructions to REGISTER with CertifiedBackground.com Note: You will not be given a pin until you complete the registration process.

If you have other questions about Background Inc., please call the nursing applications coordinator at 776-2078.

 Pre-Admission Exam

Pre-Admission Exam:

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 Fall 2014 are available Here.

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.

(HESI A2) Admission Assessment Exam Review 3rd EditionA 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.


 PDF Files for Download and Important Links

PDF files for Download and Important Links:

Yavapai College CPR Training Resource

  • Yavapai College Course # EMS 123
 Application for ADVANCED PLACEMENT in the YC Nursing Program

Application guide for ADVANCED PLACEMENT

Nursing Program Advanced Placement

Attention! This guide is for Licensed Practical Nurses and students entering the program in the second, third, or fourth semesters. See Daintry Donovan in the Nursing/Allied Health Division office for any updates to this guide.

The date for the Mobility Exam for Advanced Placement for Spring 2015 admission will be determined on September 19, 2014,@ 8:00 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:

Here is the Nursing Re-Application Guide to the Nursing Program.

See Daintry Donovan in the Nursing/Allied Health Division office for any updates to this guide.