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Practical Nursing

Program Description

The Practical Nursing curriculum prepares individuals with the knowledge and skills to provide nursing care to children and adults.

Students will participate in assessment, planning, implementing and evaluating nursing care.

Graduates are eligible to apply to take the National Council Licensure Examination (NCLEX-PN), which is required for practice as a Licensed Practical Nurse. Employment opportunities include hospitals, rehabilitation/long term care/home health facilities, clinics and physicians’ offices.

Test of Essential Academic Skills (TEAS) Dates for Fall 2017 Admission

If you are planning to submit your application for consideration for admission into the Practical Nursing Program Fall of 2017 class and have not taken the Test of Essential Academic Skills (TEAS), please note the testing dates listed below. Space is limited to 30 on each test date. To schedule your test date, please register for the test date of your choice with Crystal Shaw or Chris Gardner, in person, or by calling (910) 410-1730.

TEAS Test Dates:

On your test day REMEMBER:

  •  (2) forms of ID.  One MUST BE A GOVERNMENT ISSUED PICTURE ID ex:  driver’s license
  •  A credit card for purchasing the test-$ 55.00. Make sure you know the billing address of the credit card you will be using.
  •  You MUST create an account before the test day at
  •  On the test day bring in your username & password for ATI

 Be on time! If you are late you will not be allowed to test that day.

Please be aware that if you cancel your scheduled TEAS Test Date we can NOT guarantee another test date.

Visit the Nursing (ADN) page for TEAS schedule!

Course Information

Course Requirements 2016-2017

Program Completion Guide 2016-2017

Admissions Policy & Procedures

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