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PRACTICAL NURSING

Program Description

The Practical Nursing Diploma curriculum prepares individuals with the knowledge and skills to provide nursing care to children and adults.

Students will participate in assessment, planning, implementing and evaluating nursing care.

Graduates are eligible to apply to take the National Council Licensure Examination (NCLEX-PN), which is required for practice as a licensed practical nurse.

For a complete listing of pre-requisites, admission requirements, class listing, and estimated program cost see the Practical Nursing Booklet. Note: Criteria is reviewed periodically and is subject to change.

Employment Opportunities

  • Cruise ships
  • Health and fitness clubs
  • Health departments
  • Hospitals
  • Home health care agencies
  • Medical offices
  • Nursing homes
  • Private practices
  • Rehabilitation centers
  • Spas

Educational Opportunities

Contact Information

Practical Nursing Program Contacts:

Deborah Evans
Program Director, Practical Nursing
Stephanie Springer
Faculty, Practical Nursing
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