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Certificate - Practical Nursing

41 credit hours

Catalog Year 2016-2017

Selective Admission: Students must apply and be accepted to this program before coursework can begin.

Practical Nursing Certificate Requirements

Class Title Credit Hours
BIOL 181 Anatomy & Physiology I 4
BIOL 182 Anatomy & Physiology II 4
ENGL 101 Critical Reading & Writing 3
PSY 101 Introduction to Psychology 3
NURS 112 Introduction to Nursing 1
NURS 113 Medication Principles for Nurses 1
NURS 117 Fundamentals of Nursing 8
NURS 122 Community-Based Nursing 1
NURS 134 Nursing Individuals with Chronic Health Problems 5
NURS 135 Nursing Childbearing/Rearing Families 5
NURS 136 Practical Nursing 6
Total Credit Hours 41

Information is subject to change. Please check with an academic advisor for current course offerings and program requirements. Current students with continual enrollment may graduate under the current program requirements or any program requirements in effect since first enrollment.

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Nursing Questions

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