Nursing Nursing


FCC Nursing Programs


Frederick Community College offers The Associate Degree Nursing (ADN) Program, The Practical Nursing (LPN) Certificate, and the Transition-to‐RN Program. If you are interested in any of these the Nursing Program options, you need to complete an admissions application for Frederick Community College.  If you have not completed college-level English and math courses, you will need to take FCC’s English and math placement tests. If you have completed college course work at any undergraduate institution, you will need to have official transcripts from each undergraduate institution attended sent to FCC’s Registration and Records Office.   Contact FCC’s Admissions Office for information and answers to questions regarding application to the College, sending official transcripts, and placement testing.


Essential Information for Prospective and Current Students



In addition to the admissions requirements of Frederick Community College, the Nursing Program has additional requirements for students who are interested in the program. Admission to FCC’s Nursing Program is competitive and priority is given to residents of Frederick County. A separate application for admission to FCC’s Nursing Program must be submitted by February 1 for the daytime cohort of the LPN or fall ADN program, or by September 15 for the evening and weekend cohort of the spring ADN program. The application to FCC’s Nursing Program is in addition to the application required for admission to Frederick Community College.


  1. Apply to Frederick Community College
  2. Apply to FCC’s Nursing Program
    Nursing Program Deadlines:
    Daytime Program: February 1st
    LPN Program: February 1st
    Transition to RN program: May 1st
    RN Evening & Weekend Program: September 15th

Please review the important information below regarding application and admission criteria for FCC’s Nursing Program.


Health Requirements



Other Requirements


Test of Essential Academic Skills (TEAS)

Criteria for Clinical Classes


Clinical Requirements

Math Testing

Nursing Student Handbook

Information Videos and Point Scale


Program Goals & Outcomes: NCLEX, Graduation, & Employment

Contact Information