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Practical Nursing Program

The Practical Nursing Program offered by the Technical Center for Career & Adult Education is a certificate program. Earning this certificate allows students to apply for the National Council Examination for Practical Nurses (NCLEX-PN). Students receive an outstanding foundation in nursing including intensive classroom instruction and supervised clinical experiences in local health agencies. The PN program is a year long program during daytime hours, with students attending classes approximately 35 hours per week. The actual schedule of clinical experiences may vary according to the assignments at cooperating healthcare facilities and may include evening hours. The Practical Nursing Program is offered at the Technical Center for Career & Adult Education 1426 19th Street in Vero Beach.

For Gainful Employment Information, visit our Gainful Employment Disclosures tab- *All students who completed program between 7/1/2014 and 6/30/2015 are included in this calculation*

Completion Rate: 90%    Placement Rate: 76%       Licensure Exam Pass Rate: 100%

For employment information, visit http://www.onetonline.org/

*Data as reported to COE and is updated annually in December of each calendar year.
Placement calculation may exclude (if applicable) program completers that are awaiting exam results,
refused employment, continued post-secondary education, or may be otherwise unavailable for employment.




Download this file (2018 Syllabus and Course Schedule January to June.pdf)2018 Syllabus & Course Schedule928 kB1079 Downloads
Download this file (2019 Fillable Application and Information Packet.pdf)Practical Nursing Fillable_ Application Booklet762 kB1601 Downloads
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