In-House” applications for potential acceptance to the Spring 2018 Practical Nursing (PN I) clinical start will be available Monday, April 17, 2017 at the Information and Registration Center, in the Student Services Center. Please read through the packet carefully for the testing dates, testing times, and the deadlines to turn in your application.
Contact CCBC’s Information Registration Center if you have any questions at 724-480-3504.
In just three semesters, achieve eligibility to become a Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) and give safe nursing care to patients under the direction of a registered nurse, physician, or dentist. Participate in clinicals in a variety of hospital and healthcare settings to gain valuable real world experience.
The PN program totals three semesters (spring, summer, and fall) in length and may be completed in one calendar year. The PN graduate receives a Diploma and is eligible to write the National Council Licensing Examination (NCLEX - PN) to become a Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN). The LPN gives safe nursing care under the direction of a registered nurse, physician, or dentist. Opportunities for employment are found in all types of health care agencies, such as hospitals, long-term care facilities, clinics, private homes, and visiting nurse agencies.
Graduates will be able to
|BIOL 201||Human Anatomy & Physiology I||4.00|
|CIST 100||Introduction to Information Tech||3.00|
|NURS 150||Practical Nursing I||9.00|
|WRIT 101||English Composition||3.00|
|BIOL 202||Human Anatomy & Physiology II||4.00|
|NURS 155||Practical Nursing II||9.00|
|PSYC 106||Human Growth and Development||3.00|
|NURS 160||Practical Nursing III||12.00|
|PSYC 101||General Psychology||3.00|