Feb 28, 2024  
2022-2023 Rivier University Academic Catalog 
2022-2023 Rivier University Academic Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Associate of Science in Nursing Advanced Placement LPN

See Transfer Admission for more information.

All General Education Requirements (see ASN ) must be completed prior to taking NSG 102 Care of the Adult I.


  • LPN Licensure; completion of all Nursing Admission requirements
  • Challenge Exam:
    • NSG 101   - Nursing Fundamental                   

Advanced Placement students must demonstrate competency in the General Education Requirements by one of the following:  submitting transcripts for transfer credits; acceptable CLEP scores; or, taking the courses at Rivier University prior to beginning Year 1.  General Education requirements and successful challenge of NSG 101 equals 38 credits awarded/transferred into the Advanced Placement Program.

All pre-requisites must be completed prior to starting Year 1.