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Valley Baptist Medical Center School of Vocational Nursing Holding Pre-Entrance Testing Dates for Class of 2014


HARLINGEN – The Valley Baptist Medical Center School of Vocational Nursing offers a comprehensive full-year training program with classroom and clinical competencies. The program is designed to successfully prepare individuals to become a Vocational Nurse suited to treat acute or chronically-ill patients. This curriculum is fully approved by the Texas Board of Nursing.


Graduates will receive a certificate of completion and are fully prepared to take the National Licensing Examination for Practical Nursing (NCLEX-PN). Historically and repeatedly, the licensing exam pass rate for the Valley Baptist program usually exceeds the state and national average.

Program and pre-entrance information is available by visiting the School of Vocational Nursing’s website at:

Registration and testing has begun. Pre-entrance testing dates are still available through September 26, 2013.

Valley Baptist Medical Center School of Vocational Nursing is located in the Boggus Education Pavillion, at 2110 Benwood, in Harlingen, Texas. Contact information is 956-389-1721.


Valley Baptist Medical Center (VBMC) Vocational Nursing Program is an equal opportunity educational institution and complies with all federal and Texas laws regarding affirmative action requirements in all programs and policies. In compliance with Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, as amended by the Equal Opportunity Act of 1972, and Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, and the Older Americans Amendment of 1975, this institution does not discriminate on the basis of age, race, color, religion, sex, national origin, or handicap in administration of its education policies, admission policies, and other school administered programs.

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