Nursing – LPN

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Nursing (157) Practical Nursing

PROGRAM OF STUDY
FIRST SEMESTER 

Course # Course Title Credit
SDV 100 College Success Skills 1
PNE 161 Nursing in Health Changes I (Actual Clinic hours — 24 Geriatrics) 6
SAF 130 Safety for Healthcare 1
Students cans earn AHA Heartsaver OSHA Bloodborne Pathogen certification. Option: After successful completion of PNE 161 and 40 clinical hours students are able to challenge the Certified Nurse Aide Exam.
MTH 133 Mathematics for Health Professions 3
PNE 143 Applied Nursing Skills 1
PNE 173 Pharmacology for PN’s 2
PNE 155 Body Structure & Function 3
SECOND SEMESTER 
PNE 162 Nursing in Health Changes I (Actual Clinic Hours — 210 MS/GERI/PEDI/MENTAL) 10
PSY 230 Developmental Psychology 3
PNE 158 Mental Health  1
PNE 295 Care of Children 2
THIRD SEMESTER 
ENG 111 College Composition 3
PNE 164 Nursing-Health Changes I (Actual Clinic Hours — 210 OB/Advanced Clinical) 10
PNE 195 Care of Maternal and Newborn 2
HLT 130 Nutrition and Diet Therapy 2
PNE 145 Trends 1
Graduates are eligible to sit for the NCLEX-PN examination and subsequent licensure.
Total Program Credits  51

*Please consult with your advisor on the availability of courses and possible prerequisites and course substitutions.

Completion of both PSY 231 and PSY 232 will substitute for PSY 230. Completion of BIO 145, or both BIO 141 and 142, or completion of both BIO 231 and 232, will substitute for PNE 155. PNE 195 and PNE 295 will be renamed and assigned a new PNE number in the near future.