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2019-2020


Practical Nursing (45660) CIP 51.3901

Last updated on Aug. 15, 2019, 8:19 a.m.

The Practical Nursing curriculum provides knowledge and skills to integrate safety and quality into nursing care to meet the needs of the holistic individual which impact health, quality of life, and achievement of potential.

Course work includes and builds upon the domains of healthcare, nursing practice, and the holistic individual. Content emphasizes safe, individualized nursing care and participation in the interdisciplinary team while employing evidence-based practice, quality improvement, and informatics.

Graduates are eligible to apply to take the National Council Licensure Examination (NCLEX-PN), which is required for practice as a Licensed Practical Nurse. Employment opportunities include hospitals, rehabilitation/long term care/home health facilities, clinics, and physicians’ offices.


Curriculum Offerings:

SHC - Semester Hour Credits


Additional Information:

Comprehensive List of Nursing Education Admission and Program Information

D45660 Diploma Academic Plan


Notes:

For additional information regarding this program, contact the chair, Emily Fink, emily.fink@rccc.edu.


Faculty Mentors:

Emily Fink Director
Carol Beaver Faculty
Cathy Chandler Faculty
Hope Yost Faculty
Leigh-Anne Walker Faculty
Lynna King Faculty
Maria Atkinson Faculty
Phyllis Buie Faculty
Renee Hyde Faculty
Samantha Neely Faculty
Suzanne Rumble Faculty