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Academics at River Parishes Community College

River Parishes Community College, Academic Affairs, includes all technical and transfer credit programs, library services, and college-wide institutional effectiveness. Academic Affairs supports the mission of RPCC through providing leadership, quality service, and instruction that leads to technical certificates, diplomas, and associate degrees for transfer or the workforce.

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Nursing – Fall Start

Practical Nursing is a 16 month program that will earn a technical diploma in Practical Nursing. This program is 58 credit hours, including 1535 clock hours. This diploma will qualify you to take the NCLEX-PN to become a Licensed Practical Nurse.

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Things to Consider:

  • LSBPNE – Louisiana State Board of Practical Nurse Examiners has the final approval to allow a practical nursing student to take the NCLEX-PN exam to become licensed.
  • Financial AidClock to Credit Hour Conversion for Nursing

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Online classes at RPCC resumed Monday, March 30. Please check RPCC Coronavirus Response for updates, frequently requested contact information, and public information.
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