The Vocational Nursing Program is a certificate program, offering college credit, which includes classroom, laboratory, simulation, and clinical learning experiences. The program is designed to prepare the graduate to provide nursing care in structured health care settings for clients of all ages who have well defined health problems with predictable outcomes. Emphasis is placed on the ability to make sound judgments based on critical thinking skills, the knowledge of scientific principles and the ability to utilize technical skills in a variety of settings.
Graduates are eligible to apply to take the National Council Licensure Examination for Practical Nurses (NCLEX-PN) to become a Licensed Vocational Nurse (LVN). | Certificate Plan | Certificate Tracking Worksheet