SCF to Host Info Sessions on LPN-to-RN Transition Program

(Bradenton, Fla., November 9, 2012) — State College of Florida, Manatee-Sarasota (SCF) will host information sessions about the new evening and weekend LPN-to-RN Transition Program starting in Summer 2013.

The information sessions will be held from 1-2:30 p.m., Thursday, Nov. 15, at SCF Bradenton, 5840 26th St. West, building 29, and 4 – 5:30 p.m., Tuesday, Dec. 4, at SCF Lakewood Ranch, 7131 Professional Parkway East, in the Medical Technology and Simulation Center, room 203.

The new schedule for the program, which is designed for qualified Licensed Practical Nurses (LPN) interested in becoming Registered Nurses (RNs), will include lectures on Tuesdays from 3 – 9:30 p.m. and clinicals on Saturdays at area hospitals.

Students eligible for the program must have completed prerequisite courses. Students are encouraged to bring their transcripts to the information session to receive guidance about any prerequisites that may be required for the program.

For more information, call 941-752-5530 or visit Maps and directions are online at

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