The LSC nursing admissions process is competitive. It’s a separate process from becoming an LSC student. All nursing program applicants who complete minimum admission requirements by the application deadline will be considered for admission to the nursing program. Meeting minimum admission requirements does not guarantee admission into the nursing program.

After you’ve completed Step 1, apply to the LSC nursing program.

Professional Nursing Associate of Science (AS)

Online application for January 2022 starts will reopen October 26-November 12, 2021 to fill the remaining seats in the program and develop an alternate list. All pre-program requirements must be successfully completed by November 12. We anticipate notifying each applicant by December 1 using the email submitted in the online application.

Professional Nursing-LPN Track Associate of Science (AS)

Online application for January 2022 starts are open October 11-December 22, 2021 to fill the remaining seats in the program. All pre-program requirements must be successfully completed by December 22. We anticipate notifying each applicant before the end of December using the email submitted in the online application. Please meet with the advisor to review the Spring 2022 schedule.

Practical Nursing Diploma

Online application for Fall 2021 is open until August 18, 2021. All Pre-program requirements must be completed by application closing on August 18, 2021. Applicants will be notified of acceptance status via the email used on the application on a first come first serve basis.

  • Save the confirmation email you receive after applying. No copies of online applications will be accepted as proof of application.

LSC Professional Advisors
We highly recommend you meet with a Health Sciences Academic Advisor as you begin your program and throughout to address any questions you may have.

Background Check
If you have been arrested, charged, or convicted of any criminal offense, you should investigate the impact that the arrest, charge, or conviction may have on your chances of employment in the field you intend to study.

Student Selection
Please refer to the nursing program admission policy and procedure for more details about the student selection process.

Accreditation

Lake Superior College’s Associate of Science Nursing Programs are approved by the MN Board of Nursing. The Associate of Science Nursing Program at Lake Superior College located in Duluth, MN is accredited by the:

Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN)
3390 Peachtree Road NE, Suite 1400
Atlanta, GA 30326
(404) 975-5000

Most recent accreditation decision made by the ACEN Board of Commissioners for the Associate of Science Nursing program is Continuing Accreditation. View the public information disclosed by the ACEN regarding this program.

Lake Superior College’s Practical Nursing Diploma Program is approved by the MN Board of Nursing. The Practical Nursing Program at Lake Superior College located in Duluth, MN is accredited by the:

Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN)
3390 Peachtree Road NE, Suite 1400
Atlanta, GA 30326
(404) 975-5000

Most recent accreditation decision made by the ACEN Board of Commissioners for the Practical Nursing program is Continuing Accreditation. View the public information disclosed by the ACEN regarding this program