Practical Nursing

  • Program Description

    The program prepares the student in basic nursing skills necessary to deliver care in a variety of healthcare settings.

    Clinicals are held off site and includes some evening and weekends. Students are responsible for transportation.

    Credential Potential

    At completion of the program, the student will be eligible to sit for the NCLEX-PN licensure exam.

    Student Gainful Employment Data

    Click here to view recent data regarding cost, financing, completion and job placement for the Practical Nursing program.

    Admission

    Enrollment starts in March and continues through July. Submit high school transcript or GED, enroll in the Adult Resource Center for WorkKeys test review (no fee), register for and attend a session on Introduction to Health Career (no fee), pay registration fee, and complete requirements for the Work Keys test. After successful completion, submit an application, submit three personal references, interview with the Coordinator and/or faculty member, and complete an eight-hour job shadow. Workkeys testing is a pre-requisite. Click here for more info.

    Availability of programs and courses are dependent on enrollment and the approval of administration.

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    Program Length

    1382

    Clock Hours

    Two Programs Available:

    Full-time:
    Sep to Sep (12 months)
    Mon-Fri: Days

    Part-time:
    Jan of even years – Sept. of odd years
    3-4 evenings/week with some weekends and days.

    Strict attendance is required

    Tuition & Fees

    $8500 + Additional Expenses
    Additional Expenses Include:

    • Registration fee $50
    • Uniforms $350
    • Books $990
    • Physical Exam – fees vary
    • Hepatitis B and TB test – fees vary
    • Nursing Dues $45
    • State Board License and Exam Fee $325

    Financial aid is available to qualifying students. Click here for more info.

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