About our Practical Nursing Diploma
Enter the rewarding and exciting world of nursing with training for a Practical Nursing career. As a Licensed Practical Nurse, you will have the flexibility to work in a doctor’s office, clinic, hospital, long-term care facility or in a private home care setting. Working under the supervision of physicians and registered nurses, you will be part of a medical team as you administer bedside care, take vital signs and administer medications.
Upon graduation and subsequent Practical Nursing licensure as required by your state of residence, you will be ready for an exciting entry-level position as a Practical Nurse.
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If you think Centura’s Practical Nursing Program is right for you, click the button below and fill out our form so we can tell you more about it!
|Course Name||Course Type||Credit Hours|
|Anatomy & Physiology||Medical||3.0|
|Mathematics for Nurses||Medical||2.0|
|Basic Nursing I||Medical||6.0|
|Basic Nursing II||Medical||8.0|
|Pharmacology and Math Calculations||Medical||3.0|
|Stages of Maturity||Medical||1.0|
|Diet and Nutrition||Medical||1.0|
|Maternal Child Nursing||Medical||2.0|
|Medical Surgical Nursing I||Medical||7.0|
|Medical Surgical Nursing II||Medical||5.0|
|Mental Health Concepts||Medical||2.0|
|Management and Leadership||Medical||1.0|
|Trends in Practical Nursing||Medical||1.0|
Want Something More?
Go for our Associate’s degree in Medical Assisting with either a clinical or management concentration to get the most out of your education.