Caldwell Community College and Technical Institute

Practical Nursing

Practical Nursing Diploma

The Practical Nursing curriculum provides knowledge and skills to integrate safety and quality into nursing care to meet the needs of the holistic individual which impact health, quality of life, and achievement of potential.

Course work includes and builds upon the domains of healthcare, nursing practice, and the holistic individual. Content emphasizes safe, individualized nursing care and participation in the interdisciplinary team while employing evidence-based practice, quality improvement, and informatics.

Graduates are eligible to apply to take the National Council Licensure Examination (NCLEX-PN) which is required for practice as a Licensed Practical Nurse. Employment opportunities include hospitals, rehabilitation/long term care/home health facilities, clinics, and physicians’ offices.

CCC&TI offers the following educational program in this area:

For more information about course descriptions or required courses, refer to the current CCC&TI Course Catalog.

Looking for other Nursing educational Offerings? Visit CCC&TI's Nursing Educational Opportunities webpage.

Admission Information

Please review the Diploma in Practical Nursing Admission Information document for detailed admission information.

Program Information Session Now Available Online

Review our Practical Nursing Program information presentation. It is designed to assist the interested student in making plans for application to the program.

Gainful Employment Program Information

There are no additional costs for this program outside of tuition, fees, books, and supplies.


Program Information

Admission Information