PN Certificate

Practical Nursing Certificate

 The Dakota Nursing Program is a 1 + 1, Practical Nurse to Associate Degree Nurse Program. The Program is offered through a consortium of four colleges in North Dakota. The member colleges are: Bismarck State College (BSC), Lake Region State College (LRSC), Dakota College at Bottineau (DCB), and Williston State College (WSC).

Program Outline

Program Requirements

Application requirements


    • Carefully read the Application Prerequisites and Checklist above before you complete the application below.
    • Apply to the college of your choice BSC, DCB, LRSC or WSC and once accepted you may apply to the DNP.
    • Application 2019-2020 The nursing applications are closed for Fall 2018. Please check back on December 1st for the Fall 2019 application materials.