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
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 2016 Spring Nursing Application Guide.pdf.
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 2016 admission 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.
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 open until Friday, May 15, 2015 at 4:00 p.m. Please fill out the application and include a one-page brief letter to Director Brown detailing the reasons that you believe contributed to your not passing, the steps that you will be taking to ensure your success during your repeat semester, and a copy of your receipt for the application fee. Re-Applications can be faxed directly to the Nursing Department at 928-776-2394 or emailed directly to Mrs. Brown at email@example.com or dropped off at the Prescott Campus in Building 2, Room 228. Please note that in order to successfully apply, your Certified Background account must be current and up-to-date with no expirations on your account.
Readmission Infoguide Fall 2015