Practical Nursing Certificate
Area of Study: Nursing
Degree/Certificate: Certificate of Proficiency in Practical Nursing
Contact the Financial Aid Office regarding certificate eligibility.
The Practical Nursing Program is a one-year certificate program that admits students annually each fall semester. It has day and evening components. Entry requirements must be met prior to admission. Information about admission into the P.N. program can be found in the Practical Nurse Information Packet.
The Practical Nursing Program has a day and evening track. Students are admitted to the program ONLY in the fall semester. The program consists of three semesters (Fall, Spring and Summer). Annually, up to 64 students are accepted into the day track and up to 48 students in the evening/weekend track. Corresponding day and evening lectures and labs are held at the Tri-C Metropolitan Campus. Clinicals are held in a variety of acute care settings.
For more information about our graduation rates, the median debt of students who completed the program, and other important information, please visit our website at, www.tri-c.edu/gainfulemployment