Medical >> LPN - Licensed Practical Nurse
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 is designed to prepare 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 Mental Health Nursing. FINANCIAL AID: Need-based federal aid available to qualified students. See our website for more information and application. Full Time Day LPN program: Sept - July • Monday thru Friday • 8:00 am – 2:00 pm Prerequisites: High school diploma or equivalent; min. 18 years or older; acceptable score in entrance examination of reading, science, math & language skills; 2 professional references; proof of US citizenship or permanent US residency. Candidates meeting admission requirements must submit to full physical exam, TB testing, criminal background check and drug screening. All course and admission details are on our website - www.mcvts.org under the Continuing Adult Education tab. Admission process for LPN program opens in February/March of each year.