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Student Catalog 2020-2021 (Archived) 
Student Catalog 2020-2021 (Archived) [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Practical Nursing Education - Certificate

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[Tracey Barron; Felicia Crump; Brad Sloan; Kristi Tooley]


This is a 12-month program consisting of classroom work and clinical experience in practical nursing education. Students must complete this course of study within three years. The Board of Nursing may refuse the application for licensure of any applicant who has been convicted of a felony or misdemeanor or has charges pending on such issues.

Graduates of this program meet the educational requirements to sit for the Licensed Practical Nurse Licensure examination.

Students are admitted in August. The following is a schedule of course placement. A grade of 80 or above must be maintained in each course before advancement to the following semester.

Prerequisites for Admission*

Total Hours: 8

August Admission

First Semester

Total Hours: 14

Total Hours: 16

Third Semester

Total Hours: 12

Completion Award: Certificate 50 hours

CIP: 513901

Program of study code:  9260

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