This program is designed to prepare competent individuals for a challenging career in health care. The licensed practical nurse is a vital member of the health care team and functions in a variety of health care settings. The state licensure examination follows graduation. This program is approved by the Florida Board of Nursing. Students complete clinical hours in participating hospitals in the community.
Program Prerequisite Requirements:
- Background Check
- Drug Screening
Practical Nursing Teaches:
- Practical Nursing Foundations 1 (300 hours)
- Practical Nursing Foundations 2 (300 hours)
- Medical Surgical Nursing 1 (300)
- Medical Surgical Nursing 2 (300)
- Comprehensive Nursing & Transitional Skills (150)
Florida Board of Nursing Notification:
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Industry Certifications or Accreditation
Student Selection Criteria:
Next Start Date: August 10, 2023
Prerequisites: Physical, Background Check, TB test, and drug screening.
High School Enrollment
Program Length: 1350 hours; 9 credits
Cost: $993.00* (Click here for a detailed cost sheet *For Estimation Purposes Only. Prices Subject to Change.)
- Federal CIP Code: 51.3901
- Program Number: H170607
Transfer Student Requirements: Applicants who have attended, but not completed, another practical nursing program must provide a letter of good standing from the Director of the School of Nursing (or designee) that addresses the following: potential for success in an LPN program, safety in providing nursing care, interpersonal communication skills, and other information the director deems important.