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)Dakota College at Bottineau (DCB), Lake Region State College (LRSC) 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 2020-2021

      The Nursing Applications are closed for Fall 2020. Please check back December 1st for the Fall 2021 Application materials.