Spring 2016 Program Details

  • Schedule:
    • Orientation – TBA
    • Classes Begin – TBA
  • Class Size: 32
  • Spring 2016 will offer Theory classes on┬áthe Main Campus, 3 or 4 days per week, between the hours of 8am and 4pm. Additional Online Instruction to be arranged.
  • Tuition is $3,165 (3 payments – 1st payment due before classes begin)
  • $60.00 application fee (non-refundable/non-transferable)
  • Additional Costs: Class and clinical placement Fees (approx. $214), books, supplies, immunizations, CPR and background check
  • Program includes: Theory (110 Hours), Skills Lab (24 Hours), Clinical (64 Hours), and Preceptorship (96 Hours)
  • You must pass each section before moving on to next section
  • Length of program is approximately five (5) months
  • Reliable computer and printer are required, in addition to reliable internet access for online portion of the program.
    • Students will be required to use CANVAS and use their Bellevue College email – to be set-up after acceptance into the program (please note that CANVAS is separate from your Bellevue College email).
  • International RN’s are welcome to take the “Theory Only” portion of the program – immunizations and background check not required.
  • RN’s with the least time lapsed in the profession will get priority placement if there is over enrollment in the program.
  • RN’s who have been out of practice for over 20 years, may not be accepted into the program.

 

RN’s with Suspended License

  • RN’s who have a suspended license (this section not applicable to RN’s with an inactive or active license) will not be admitted into the program, unless they have found a suitable clinical and preceptorship site on their own, prior to the application deadline. Bellevue College is not responsible for finding a clinical/preceptorship site for RN’s with a suspended license.
    • Clinical/Preceptorship sites must:
      • Be pre-approved by the RN Refresher Director and/or Associate Dean of Nursing
      • Be verifiable as a viable clinical/preceptorship site for RN Refresher student
      • Fully cooperate with the Bellevue College RN Refresher Program Clinical Coordinator(s) and Instructor(s)
      • Please include Contact Name and Information to Bellevue College RN Refresher Program
    • All paperwork regarding this process must be completed, signed, and approved prior to the application deadline, so it is highly recommended that the RN start this process immediately.