Practical Nursing

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Our practical nursing program combines classroom learning and hands-on clinical experience to prepare you for rewarding and challenging opportunities in nursing. Employment opportunities exist with extended care facilities, home health agencies, physicians’ offices, schools, outpatient clinics, and hospice providers. Graduates who pass the (NCLEX – PN through Ohio Board of Nursing) will be credentialed as a Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN).

This full-time program can be completed in less than a year and is approved by the Ohio Board of Nursing.


Steps for Enrollment

We recommend that you begin your application for this program three to four months before the start date to ensure you meet all prerequisites and required coursework.


Program Times

Full Time | 1400 Hours  | 8 am – 3:30 pm

Upcoming classes: Aug. 9, 2019 – June 19, 2020 | Jan. 30 – December 11, 2020

Program Costs

Tuition $12,050 | Books/Supplies $3,057

Total $15,107

Financial aid and scholarships are available to those who qualify. Learn about the FA Davis Nursing Scholarships

Curriculum Highlights

  • Nursing skills
  • Adult and child health
  • Mother and baby care
  • Mental health concepts
  • Gerontological nursing

Industry Recognized Credentials

Upon completion of the program, you will be prepared to take the National Council Licensure Exam (NCLEX) through the Ohio Board of Nursing to become credentialed as a Licensed Practical Nurse.

Expected Salary Range

2018 Median Pay (Bureau of Labor Statistics): $46,240 per year | $22.23 per hour

Gainful Employment

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