Admission process for LPN program opens in March of each year. The program is approved by NJ Department of Education and accredited by the Council on Occupational Education and NJ Board of Nursing. Program is approved for training by Veterans Administration. Practical Nurse Education prepares well qualified men and women to become safe, competent, entry level practical nurses. Graduates are employed in long term care facilities, clinics, medical offices, home care and hospitals. The curriculum is designed to integrate nursing theory with clinical practice. Courses include: Fundamentals of Nursing, Pharmacology, Microbiology, Medical Surgical Nursing, Obstetrics, Pediatrics, Geriatrics and Mental Health Nursing.
Students may participate in the optional "health Science Careers Joint Program" with Rutgers University. Students who successfully complete the Joint Program may earn college credit issued by Rutgers School of Health Professions.
LOCATION: We are delighted to be hosted by Morris View Healthcare Center in Morris Plains, NJ
FINANCIAL AID: need-based federal aid available to qualified students.
PREREQUISITES: High school diploma or equivalent; acceptable score in nursing pre-entrance examination; 2 professional references; proof of US citizenship or permanent US residency. Candidates meeting admission requirements must submit to full physical exam, TB testing, have flu shot, and submit to criminal background checks and drug screenings.