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UPDATE (July 2, 2020. 8:30 p.m. CDT) - Dr. Mary Hensley, Chancellor of the Blinn College District, has announced Blinn's updated plans for the phased return of employees to all campuses. For more information, please see our Back With Blinn web page.

Vocational Nursing

The Blinn College Vocational Nursing Program (offered in both traditional face-to-face and online-blended formats) is designed to provide students with the education and training needed to become a highly-skilled, licensed vocational nurse (LVN) capable of working in a variety of medical settings.

Enrollment in the Vocational Nursing courses is dependent upon admission into the program and the College. The traditional program begins with the fall semester and continues for 10 months while the online-blended program begins with the fall semester and continues for 12 months.

The program consists of classroom, laboratory, and clinical experiences. Hospitals and other healthcare facilities throughout the Brenham and LaGrange areas are utilized for clinical rotations.

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Vocational Nursing Program Awards

Vocational Nursing Certificate | OSA in Nurse Aide

The Blinn College Vocational Nursing Program is designed to provide students with the education and training needed to become highly skilled nurses capable of working in a variety of medical settings. The program consists of classroom, laboratory, and clinical experiences. The program is accredited by the Texas Board of Nursing, 333 Guadalupe, #3-460, Austin, TX 78701, (512) 305-7400, FAX (512) 305-7401.

VOCN Brenham Accreditation and Approval

The Blinn College Vocational Nursing Program is approved by the Texas Board of Nursing, 333 Guadalupe, Suite 3-460, Austin, TX. 78701-3944, 512-305-7400, ( www.bon.state.tx.us). The Blinn College District is accredited by the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board (THECB) and the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (SACS).

Certification

A vocational nursing certificate is issued upon satisfactory completion of all program requirements. Graduates of the program are eligible to take the National Council Licensing Examination (NCLEX-PN) and the Nursing Jurisprudence Examination (NJE). The graduate will be considered a Licensed Vocational Nurse (LVN) after successfully passing the examination.

Job Central

The Blinn College District has partnered with College Central Network to offer a streamlined online job search system for students and graduates to upload their resumes and search available job listings. Employers can access the system to post job vacancies and search the available supply of students and graduates.

Access the Blinn College Career Services System

For more assistance searching for allied health careers, contact Michelle Marburger at  mmarburger@blinn.edu or 979-830-4283 or Kate Karstadt, Health Science Advisor/Recruiter at kate.karstadt@blinn.edu or 979-691-2071.

Contact Us

Computer Lab
Vocational Nursing
Brenham Campus
Phone: 979-830-4283
Email: vocn.brenham@blinn.edu

Bryan Campus
Phone: 979-830-4285
Email: mmarburger@blinn.edu

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