LVN Program

Vocational Nursing (LVN) Program (1539 hours)

Quest Nursing Education Center is approved by the Bureau for Private Post Secondary Education (BPPE) and the Board of Vocational Nursing and Psychiatric Technician (BVNPT) to offer the LVN program. This course is a (585 theory and 954 hours clinical) (13-14 month) Program designed to qualify individuals to become a licensed vocational nurse (LVN). Licensed vocational nurses (LVNs) work under the direction of a physician or registered nurse, utilizing scientific and technical expertise and manual skills to provide direct patient care to assigned patients. LVNs are able to perform duties which include but are not limited to basic patient assessments, medication administration, wound dressings, vital signs, and additional skills to care for the patient.

Upon completion of the program, graduates receive a Certificate of Completion from the Institution and become eligible to take the licensing examination known as the National Council Licensing Examination for Practical (Vocational) Nurses (NCLEX-PN)

Students who have taken certain general education courses have the option to apply to be granted the Associate of Science in Vocational Nursing Degree Program. Please contact office if you are interested in this track. 

Admission Requirements

Students must possess
• High School Diploma or GED or equivalent
• Be at least 17 years old by program end date
• Have a valid Social Security Number
• Be in good physical and Mental Health (Verified by a health practitioner via a physical examination and Tuberculosis screening). The following immunizations are required: MMR Vaccination (Measles Mumps Rubella), TB Test- (Tuberculosis) and the test must be within the past 6 months before the class start date. If known to be PPD positive, must have a negative chest x-ray.
• Pass a criminal background Screening
• Speak, read, and write the English language
• Successfully pass the Wonderlic Scholastic exam. A score of 14 is considered passing.
• Interview with a designated School Representative


Applications are considered on a first come first served basis as long as applicants meet admission requirements.

Enrollment will close once the maximum number of students are reached.

 Enrollment Steps:

  1. Pre-qualification

(You must be prequalified to enroll):

To be prequalified- Submit proof of meeting admission requirements listed above: Call the institution for assistance

  1. Interview-Enrollment
  • Enrollment is done in person. There will be an interview prior to the student being allowed to enroll.
  • Tuition Deposit due on enrollment day.


Additional supplies/cost (Paid to a third party):  $2600-  ( Books, uniform, physical exam, tb, nclex fee, licensing fees)



Enrollment Deposit- $5500

$1500/month for 13 months

$2500- 14th month


SAMPLE PAYMENT PLAN 2 with workstudy/credit (Must have CNA cert- 16hrs/2days/wk of work-study)-Earned work study applied towards tuition

Enrollment deposit- $5500

$350/month for 14 months