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Academic Programs

Practical Nursing (PN)

Diploma
Sioux City, Denison, Cherokee and Hybrid Online
You can get free tuition for this program through the Future Ready Iowa Last-Dollar Scholarship. To apply for free tuition, start by filling out your FAFSA.

Program Description

This program prepares individuals to assist in providing general nursing care under the direction of a registered nurse, physician or dentist. Includes instruction in taking patient vital signs, applying sterile dressings, patient health education, and assistance with examinations and treatment. Pre-requisite: CNA Certification.

CERTIFICATION

Upon completion of the Practical Nursing (LPN) coursework, you will be eligible to take the Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) licensure exam.

This national and state/regional examinations for licensure are required to practice in any state. A social security number is required to take the exams and apply for licensure.

Contacts

Pamela Ives, ext 1313, pamela.ives@witcc.edu
Heather Badar MSN, ext 1288, heather.badar@witcc.edu
Lora Knaack MSN, ext 1476, lora.knaack@witcc.edu
Gabriella McDermott MSN, ext 2889, gabriella.mcdermott@witcc.edu
Kerry Patchin BSN, Cherokee, ext 2733, kerry.patchin@witcc.edu
Brenda Wimmer MSN, Denison, ext 2623, brenda.wimmer@witcc.edu
Amber Keinath MSN, Denison, amber.keinath@witcc.edu
Kara Bral MSN, Cherokee, ext 2890, kara.bral@witcc.edu
Teri Peterson MSN, ext 1421, teri.peterson@witcc.edu

Required Classes

SDV 108 The College Experience 1
BIO 168 Human Anatomy and Physiology I 4
PSY 111 Introduction to Psychology 3
BIO 151 Nutrition 3
PNN 624 Nursing I 9
     
BIO 173 Human Anatomy and Physiology II 4
PSY 121 Developmental Psychology 3
PNN 625 Nursing II 9

 

TOTAL CREDITS: 36.00

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