Earn your RN with LPN to RN programs in NYC

Discover a more flexible way to fulfill your college requirements toward your RN, BSN, or advanced nursing degree.

New York City

Accelerate progress toward your nursing degree with credit by exam

We help New York nurses test out of college courses and earn transferable college credit to save time, minimize stress, and live life while pursuing an New York City LPN to RN program, LPN to BSN program, MA to RN program, paramedic to RN program, or other advanced nursing degree program in New York City.

How it works

Our online test prep courses prepare you to test out of your general education college courses via College-Level Examination Program (CLEP®) exams. You can earn the same credits in less time by prepping for and passing one CLEP® exam so you can get ahead in your career faster.


Meet with our advisors to map out the required steps for your education path.


Attend our live, online test prep sessions and test out of  college courses.


Take your exam at one of 1,900 testing centers and receive a passing score.


Transfer your college credits to your regionally accredited nursing school of choice.

Course Comparison

How we compare

Traditional Course
Achieve Course
16 Weeks, Full Semester
5-10 Weeks
Full Application Required
No Application Process
Possible Waiting List
Start Immediately
2-3 Lessons/Week, Weekdays
1 Lesson/Week, Weekends
In Person, On Campus
Online, Instructor-Led
Projects, Papers, Homework
Prep to Pass 1 Exam
proficiency exam
Specific Hour, No Reschedule
Flexible Schedule Window
Usually 3 College Credits
3 Transferable Credits
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Discover step-by-step online bridge programs designed for busy adults like you. Each path is built to accelerate the process towards achieving your education and career.

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Program Benefits

What you’ll love about Achieve

Flexible course schedule

Find online test prep course availability days, nights, and weekends. Online live courses meet once a week for 3-hours.

Live, experienced instruction

Join a fully synchronous online learning experience with expert instructors who have real world industry experience. 

Start nursing courses faster

Save time and money while accelerating the progress toward your education and career advancement goals.

No additional hidden costs

Test prep course materials are included with your investment, and there are no extra hidden fees for exams or books.

Support whenever you need it

Get 1:1 tutoring support, mentoring opportunities, credit transfer assistance and job placement guidance.

Courses designed for your life

Access our digital prep course platform to easily view your plan, track your progress, schedule exams, and more.

Answers to your questions

Why become an RN in New York City, New York

Registered nurses are in high demand in New York, and the state is expected to see a shortage of nearly 40,000 nurses by 2030. The outlook for RN jobs in New York City is very strong, with the average RN salary in NYC being $147,997 per year.

Is there a New York LPN to RN program near me?

Achieve Test Prep offers online college test prep services for busy healthcare professionals—wherever they are. While most of our New York City nursing degree students enjoy taking advantage of our online test prep courses, we can accommodate in-person learning at our New York City test prep center.

Call us at 1-888-900-8380 to learn more about in-person nursing career learning opportunities in New York, NY

225 W. 34th St.
9th Floor, Suite 9-42
New York, NY 10122

Is Achieve Test Prep a school?

No. Achieve does not offer degrees or credits directly. But we support those pursuing their education with CLEP exam prep services that save time and stress. Our services fill in the educational gaps and support systems that traditional colleges do not offer. 

How can Achieve help me?

Our goal is to minimize many of the challenges faced by working adults returning to school. We can help you get the support you need to fit education into your busy life. Through college planning, online test prep courses, tutoring services, and more, we provide extra guidance that helps make college less stressful. 

Is Achieve Test Prep legit?

Yes. Achieve Test Prep is an learn on demand  platform and online test prep provider. Founded in 2008 to disrupt the higher education system, Achieve delivers practical, real-world learning solutions to common degree blockers in order to help busy adults make real progress toward their college degree while working. We offer time-saving credit by exam instruction, licensure and entrance exam prep, and on-demand tutoring. Learn more about Achieve

See if Achieve is the right fit for you.

Discover a more flexible, less stressful way to fulfill your degree requirements.

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Find out how to use innovative learning solutions to finish your degree requirements faster. Why not take the next step and see if you’re a good candidate for our credit by exam program.

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