The Practical Nursing Program will prepare individuals with the knowledge, skills, values, and attitudes essential for practical nursing practice and the knowledge necessary to pass the NCLEX-PN. The program is an 18-month, non-credit program that awards a certificate upon graduation. This program prepares individuals to work in doctor's offices, clinics, home health care agencies, nursing homes, insurance companies, hospice services, community services and educational institutions. Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses (29-2061.00)
Total tuition and required fees
Tuition for 18 months is $16,500.00. Additional fees include the application fee of $50.00, and the entrance test of $65.00, Certified Background $95, FBI Clearance $28.75, PA State Criminal History Record Check ePATCH $10, Child Abuse Clearance $10, Physical Exam fee (personal practitioner's fees), Health Insurance (personal health insurer's fees), Malpractice Insurance (insurer's fees), nursing shoes (variable), drug test $40.00, and any fees involving immunizations or lab fees (variable).