Nursing Admissions

FLHCON offers a flexible program that is beneficial to students who have a job and family yet want to continue their career to become a Registered Nurse. Students have the option for  morning or evening class and Saturday course/clinical offerings. Please review entire page and Additional Requirements**

  • Apply online on the FLHCON.edu website beginning November 1st
  • Pay the $50.00 Application fee online when you apply to the program
  • The application deadline is February 1st for the upcoming fall admission period
  • All required transcripts and documents must be received by no later than February 5th **Read Below for Additional Requirements for the program and Process to Apply for All Entry Options**
  • Decision letters are sent the 1st week of March
  • Classes begin the last week of August

Traditional Program Application Requirements: **Read Below for Additional Requirements and Process to Apply**

  • A copy of your official high school diploma or GED transcript
  • A transcript of a completed College Level Chemistry Course with Lab component or equivalent transfer credit with a ‘C’ or higher within the past 5 years of the application date (grades below a ‘C’ are not accepted). We don not accept Nursing ABC Chemistry because we require a College Credit Bearing Class. For applicants who need a Chemistry this course is offered online through Portage Learning (Chem 121: Foundations of General Chemistry w/ Lab).  Portage/Geneva College is an accredited program where your College Credit for taking coursework will transfer to other College. Go to http://portagelearning.com/courses/chemistry
  • A transcript of a completed Biology or Anatomy & Physiology I (A&P I) with a ‘C’ or higher within the past 5 years of the application date (grades below a ‘C’ are not accepted)

Second Semester Program Application Requirements LPN to RN Program:

This option is available to applicants who are currently LPN’s or to applicants who have completed their Nursing Fundamentals in another RN program with a ‘C+’ or higher within the past 2 years of the application date (grades below a ‘C+’ are not accepted)

  • Apply online on the FLHCON.edu website beginning June 1st
  • Pay the $50.00 Application fee online when you apply to the program
  • The application deadline is September 1st for the Second Semester admission period
  • All required Transcripts and Documents must be received by no later than September 5th **Read Below for Additional Requirements for the program and Process to Apply for All Entry Options**
  • Decision letters are sent out the 1st week of October
  • Classes begin in January

      Second Semester Program Application Requirements Include:

    • A copy of a valid NYS LPN License at the time of application or a transcript of completion in Nursing Fundamentals with a ‘C+’ or higher within the past 2 years of the application date (grades below a ‘C+’ are not accepted)
    • A copy of your official high school diploma or GED transcript
    • A transcript of a completed College Level Chemistry Course with Lab component or equivalent transfer credit with a ‘C’ or higher within the past 5 years of the application date (grades below a ‘C’ are not accepted). For applicants who need Chemistry this course is offered online through Portage Learning – Chem 121: Foundations of General Chemistry w/ Lab. Go to https://portagelearning.com/courses/chemistry
    • A transcript of a completed Biology or Anatomy & Physiology I (A & P I) with a ‘C’ or higher within the past 5 years of the application date (grades below a ‘C’ are not accepted)

**PROCESS TO APPLY FOR ALL ENTRY OPTIONS**:

  • Apply online on the FLHCON.edu website: http://www.flhcon.edu.  Pay the $50.00 Application fee required to apply to the program
  • Acknowledgment of receipt of your online application and application fee will be sent from the school by email to the email address noted on your application. Occasionally the receipt email may go into your SPAM email folder. Please check that folder as well for receipt.
  • Meet all application requirements. We need a copy of all of the College Transcripts of the coursework taken at other colleges received by the deadline published on the FLHCON.edu website.
  • **Additional College Coursework Requirements: All applicants are evaluated for required General Education/Liberal Arts coursework taken at other colleges and then ranked based on admission points they have when they apply to our program. The points are assigned by specific criteria, general education/liberal arts coursework, and final grades earned.  Coursework grades below a ‘C are not accepted.  
  • Chemistry is required in order to qualify your application. The required Chemistry needs to taken at a College Level and has College Level Credits unless you are a High School Applicant. We do not accept Nursing ABC Online Chemistry as this is not college credit bearing and non transferable to other institutions. 
  • Review the Ranking Sheet for Traditional Fall Admissions: FLHCON RN Program Nursing Ranking Sheet 2021 – 2022
  • If you are a High School Senior review the HS Ranking Sheet: FLHCON HS Ranking Sheet 2021
  • Review the General Education/Liberal Arts Course Requirements Document:  FLHCON General Education Course Descriptions
  • All transcripts and supporting documents must be received by no later than the application deadline date.
  • Note: Acceptance is based on ranking points and seat availability.

Admission will be offered to qualified applicants with the highest number of admission points applied from the Ranking Sheet. High School Students are encouraged to apply and review the requirements and the Ranking Sheet for High School Students on our website

Those applicants who do not receive an offer of acceptance are encouraged to contact the school to discuss an academic plan for future application consideration

Thank you for your interest in our program. We welcome your call or email if you have any further questions or need clarification and assistance. You may reach us at 315-787-4005 or email us at admissions@flhcon.edu

FLHCON – Student Admissions Department

196 North Street

Geneva, NY 14456

Phone: 315-787-4005

           Fax: 315-787-4275           

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