Practical Nursing Program Overview

Carrington College’s Practical Nursing program trains future licensed practical nurses with the skills and knowledge necessary to work in nursing and residential care facilities, hospitals, and physicians’ offices. Our program is designed to provide the classroom education and hands-on training you need to pursue a career as a licensed practical nurse. Upon completion of the Practical Nursing program, graduates will be able to:

  • Implement the nursing process in providing care for patients in a variety of clinical settings
  • Demonstrate academic preparedness to take the NCLEX-PN examination for licensure as a
    practical nurse
  • Demonstrate the ability to apply critical thinking.
  • Demonstrate the ability to work collaboratively, communicate clearly and act professionally.