Practical Nursing

The Pioneer Tech Practical Nursing program prepares adult students for an exciting career as a Licensed Practical Nurse. Students learn nursing skills through classroom theory and in clinical settings such as hospitals, skilled nursing units and long-term care facilities. Clinical rotations are also completed in physician offices, hospice and home health care settings. Graduates of the program are eligible to sit for the National Council of Licensure Examination to become a Licensed Practical Nurse.

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Career Major

Licensed Practical Nurse* – 1463 Hrs.
Cost Sheet     Gainful Employment

Licensed Practical Nurse* – 1500 Hrs.
Cost Sheet     Gainful Employment


Courses Include

•    Medical Terminology
•    Anatomy and Physiology For Practical Nursing
•    Long Term Care NA
•    Introduction to Nursing
•    Fundamentals of Nursing
•    Clinical Nursing I (Concurrent)
•    PN Pharmacology & IV Therapy Skills
•    Medical Surgical Nursing I
•    Maternal/Newborn Nursing
•    Clinical Nursing II (Concurrent)
•    Pediatric Nursing
•    Mental Health
•    Medical Surgical Nursing II
•    Clinical Nursing III (Concurrent)
•    Transition into Practice
•    Clinical Nursing IV


Employment Opportunities

Competencies/Certifications Available
  • Long-Term Care Nurse Aide
  • Certified Medication Aide
  • CPR Certification

Clubs/Organizations

Practical Nursing Website

For more information about the Practical Nursing Program contact:
larhondar@pioneertech.edu

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