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Practical Nursing

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This 12 month program will enable students interested in health care professions to acquire an academic foundation to take the National Council Licensure Exam (NCLEX-PN) for licensure as a Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN). LPNs provide basic care under the direction of registered nurses or physicians.


Program Coordinator:
Alicia Roberts • NEB 144 • (276) 739-2439 •

Length:   Two Semesters and one summer session

Courses You Will Take:  View  Practical Nursing

*Acceptance as a Virginia Highlands Community College student does not guarantee admission to VHCC health profession programs. There are additional requirements and important information for this program in the VHCC College Catalog and Student Handbook.

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