Practical Nursing

  • 2 Year Program
  • 45 College Credit Hours

 

Practical nursing students begin their program of study with academic classes about basic anatomy and physiology and medical terminology. In the second semester, students advance to nursing coursework and clinical experiences in the nursing care of clients at local hospitals and nursing homes. At the successful completion of this two-year program, students may complete 45 college credit hours and will be eligible to take the Licensed Practical Nurse certification exam.

 

Fall Semester 1st Year Spring Semester 1st Year Fall Semester 2nd Year Spring Semester 2nd Year
 Medical Terminology               

Fundamentals I

 

Medical/Surgical I

 

Medical/Surgical III

 

Basic Anatomy & Physiology   

Basic Anatomy & Physiology Lab  

     

Fundamentals II

    

Medical/Surgical II

 

NCLEX Seminar

 

Note: Students must meet UAFS College of Health Science requirements before advancing to the second semester of the Practical Nursing program.