Practical Nursing

Degree Type: Continuing Education/Non-Credit Program

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).


Tiffany W. Varner, MSN, RN
Coordinator of Practical Nursing and Nursing Assistant Programs
Cytwelia Tobin, RN
Instructor-Practical Nursing
(318) 670-9531

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