One Year Technical Certificate - Curriculum Code 2091
The Practical Nursing program prepares graduates to function as a licensed practical nurse. The Licensed Practical Nurse provides, to individuals and groups, nursing care requiring the application of basic knowledge of the biological, physical, behavioral, social, technological, and nursing sciences. Nursing care is provided at the direction of a licensed physician, dentist, podiatrist, optometrist, or registered nurse. The graduate is eligible to take the NCLEX examination for licensure as a practical nurse. Lorain County Community College has articulation agreements with colleges and universities including programs offered by Lorain County Community College's University Partnership.
||Body Structure and Function **
||College Composition I **
||Introduction to Medications >**
||Fundamentals of Medical/Surgical Nursing I >**
||College 101 ^
||Medical/Surgical Nursing II >**
||Introduction to Psychology **
||Maternity Nursing >**
||Pediatric Nursing >**
||Management in Geriatrics >**
||Introduction to Sociology **
|Total Credit Hours:
1. American Heart Association Healthcare Provider certification is required upon entrance into the program.
2. > Indicates that this course has a prerequisite.
3. ** Indicates that a grade of "C" (2.0) or better must be earned in order to continue in the sequence.
4. ^ A student must register for the orientation course when enrolling for more than six credit hours per semester or any course that would result in an accumulation of 13 or more credit hours.
Established June 1970
Revised July 2012
Effective August 2012Click here to view Gainful Employment data for this program.