Student Success in Nursing

 Student Success in Nursing (SSIN)

SSIN

The Registered Nursing and Vocational Nursing programs both started at EPCC in 1972. In 1975 these programs were converted to a career ladder concept which allows the students a great deal of flexibility in the route they take obtain their training as a nurse. For the 2011-2012 academic year the EPCC RN graduates NCLEX-RN (RN licensing exam) pass rate was 92.37%. For the 2012-2013 academic year the pass rate is 84.55%. The vocational nursing program NCLEX-PN pass rate was 83% and the Multiple Entry and Exit VN program (High School Vocational Nursing Programs) was 100%! El Paso Community College is truly the Best Place to Start your Nursing Career!

The RN Program is located in the new Health and Science Building and is state of the art. It is located across the street from the original historical nursing building located on Organ Street. It is the oldest building in the EPCC College District.


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Effective June 2013 ranking, Nursing applicants will be required to take TEAS Version V- Test of Essential Academic Skills, for qualification and ranking. Also, the Nursing Specialized Admissions Orientation will be MANDATORY under Pre-Program Specific Requirements.

Upon successful completion – (80% correct responses), of the Quiz a student will be able to download a Certificate verifying their completion of the online Nursing Specialized Admissions Orientation. The Nursing Specialized Admissions Orientation is a mandatory Pre-Program Specific Requirement for June 2013 ranking.

 

Addressing concerns regarding printing issues with certificate:

Office Location:
RG Campus, 103 Montana Ave., 3rd. floor

 

 

Resource person(s) for general email inquiries:

Maria Guerrero, MA, Nursing Counselor

E-Mail: mguerr43@epcc.edu

Veronica Cena, M.Ed., Nursing Counselor

E-Mail: vcena@epcc.edu

Pat Duran, MA, Nursing Counselor

E-Mail: pduran20@epcc.edu


Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing 
3343 Peachtree Road NE, Suite 850
Atlanta GA 30326
Phone: 404-975-5000
Fax: 404-975-5020
Web: www.acenursing.org


 

 Programs

Preceptor Online     Student Resources      Community-Wide Orientation

 

Your instructor must provide password to enter Preceptor and Student Resources

 

 Special Documents

Nursing_Faculty_Handbook_2013-2014.pdfNursing_Faculty_Handbook_2013-2014
Nursing_Faculty_Orientation_2012.pdfNursing_Faculty_Orientation_2012
Nursing_Student_Handbook.pdfNursing_Student_Handbook

 Administrative Staff

Gail Meagher,
Dean of Nursing MSN, R.N.
(915) 831-4530
pmeagher@epcc.edu

Administrative Associate
Yvonne Hernandez
(915) 831-4220
yherna20@epcc.edu


Administrative Assistant
Maria I. Jimenez
(915) 831-4529
mjimen34@epcc.edu


 SSIN Documents

American_Databank_Student_Instructions_for_EPCC.pdfAmerican_Databank_Student_Instructions_for_EPCC
Calendar-registration for fall 2014.pdfCalendar-registration for fall 2014
Fall_2014_RNSG_1208_Nursing_Student_Supply_Kit_Form.pdfFall_2014_RNSG_1208_Nursing_Student_Supply_Kit_Form
Fall_2014_RNSG_1343_Nursing_Student_Supply_Kit_Form.pdfFall_2014_RNSG_1343_Nursing_Student_Supply_Kit_Form
Fall_2014_RNSG_1413_Nursing_Student_Supply_Kit_Form.pdfFall_2014_RNSG_1413_Nursing_Student_Supply_Kit_Form
Fall_2014_RNSG_1441_Nursing_Student_Supply_Kit_Form.pdfFall_2014_RNSG_1441_Nursing_Student_Supply_Kit_Form
Fall_2014_RNSG_1447_Nursing_Student_Supply_Kit_Form.pdfFall_2014_RNSG_1447_Nursing_Student_Supply_Kit_Form
Fall_2014_RNSG_2201_Nursing_Student_Supply_Kit_Form.pdfFall_2014_RNSG_2201_Nursing_Student_Supply_Kit_Form
Fall_2014_RNSG_2308_Nursing_Student_Supply_Kit_Form.pdfFall_2014_RNSG_2308_Nursing_Student_Supply_Kit_Form
Fall_2014_VNSG_1227_Nursing_Student_Supply_Kit_Form.pdfFall_2014_VNSG_1227_Nursing_Student_Supply_Kit_Form
Fall_2014_VNSG_1323_1402_Nursing_Student_Supply_Kit_Form.pdfFall_2014_VNSG_1323_1402_Nursing_Student_Supply_Kit_Form
Hepatitis_B_Non-responder_Counseling.pdfHepatitis_B_Non-responder_Counseling
LVN-RN Transition Program 2014-15-4-10-14.pdfLVN-RN Transition Program 2014-15-4-10-14
Nursing Pre-Clinical Clearance Email-Fax Transmittal Form.pdfNursing Pre-Clinical Clearance Email-Fax Transmittal Form
Nursing Pre-Clinical Clearance Online Resources-June 2014.pdfNursing Pre-Clinical Clearance Online Resources-June 2014
Nursing Program Information Guide 2014-2015-4-10-14.pdfNursing Program Information Guide 2014-2015-4-10-14
Nursing Specialized Admissions Orient. Summer 2014.pdfNursing Specialized Admissions Orient. Summer 2014
Paramedic to RN  Program Information Guide 2014-2015-4-10-14.pdfParamedic to RN Program Information Guide 2014-2015-4-10-14
Physical and Technical Standards for Health Students.pdfPhysical and Technical Standards for Health Students
Pre-Clinical Clearance information list revised 7-2-14.pdfPre-Clinical Clearance information list revised 7-2-14
Report of Health Evaluation Form revised 6-8-12.pdfReport of Health Evaluation Form revised 6-8-12
Schedule to turn in Pre-Clinical Clearance paperwork updated June 2014.pdfSchedule to turn in Pre-Clinical Clearance paperwork updated June 2014
Student Success Workshops -7-23-14.pdfStudent Success Workshops -7-23-14
TEAS-V-Fact Sheet -6-2-14.pdfTEAS-V-Fact Sheet -6-2-14
Titer Flowchart Guidelines for Health students-6-25-14.pdfTiter Flowchart Guidelines for Health students-6-25-14
Vocational Nursing Program Information Guide 2014-2015-4-29-14.pdfVocational Nursing Program Information Guide 2014-2015-4-29-14

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