Licensed Practical Nurse

The Practical Nursing program educates individuals to become competent licensed practical nurses (LPNs).


The mission of the program is to provide a quality nursing education to students that will prepare them with the knowledge and skills to competently practice basic nursing. 
Students are exposed to the types of experiences that facilitate growth of the total person, while allowing them to practice in a variety of health care settings. Upon successful completion of the program, students will be eligible to apply to write the National Council Licensure Examination (NCLEX-PN®).


See Also:

LPN Curriculum


Full approval of the Louisiana State Board of Practical Nurse Examiners (LSBPNE): 131 Airline Drive, Suite 301, Metairie, LA 70001-6266 (Phone: 504.838.5791).


Please see your advisor or University Catalog for more information.

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