CFCC 2019-2020 Catalog & Student Handbook 
    
    Jul 06, 2020  
CFCC 2019-2020 Catalog & Student Handbook

Practical Nursing (LPN) Diploma (D45660)


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This program has selective admission requirements. Contact the Counseling Office for information and application deadlines.

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.

General Education Requirements


Total Credits: 44


Summer Semester I


Note:


** Students must achieve a “C” or higher in each course in the curriculum in order to progress semester by semester and to graduate.

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