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.
Average Class Size:
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 Aid: Clock to Credit Hour Conversion for Nursing
ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS FOR PRACTICAL NURSING PROGRAM
Please contact Nursing Department for any questions.
Employment: Nursing Care Facilities – short term and long term, Hospitals, Gerontology, Pediatrics, Mother/Baby, OB/GYN, PCP, Internal Medicine, Orthopedics, Cardiology, Podiatry, Oncology, ENT, Urgent Care, Home Health, Hospice, …
Salary: Salaries for entry-level positions range from $29,000 to $46,000 depending on the hiring facility and the LPN’s experience, with the possibility to earn more through benefits and overtime pay.
Tuition Per Semester
These cost are approximate and subject to change