Photo of Practical Nursing Graduates & Faculty: Spring 2013
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The Practical Nursing Program, approved by the Kentucky State Board of Nursing, combines classroom instruction with hands-on skill labs and supervised clinical instruction in local health care and/or other community facilities. Graduates who meet the program's academic and the Kentucky Board of Nursing requirements may apply to the National Council Licensure Exam (NCLEX) to become licensed practical nurses (LPNs). Following successful completion of the Practical Nursing Program and NCLEX-PN, the graduate will:
Pre-admission conference dates:
The mission of the Practical Nursing Program is to prepare students to provide nursing care commensurate with the knowledge and skills required by the scope of practice of the licensed practical nurse as defined by the Kentucky State Board of Nursing.
If you are not currently a student at Bluegrass Community & Technical College, you must first complete an application for admission. Admission to the college does NOT guarantee admission to the Practical Nursing Program.
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