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2022-2023 Catalog 
    
2022-2023 Catalog

Practical Nursing, Certificate


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Program Code: 7303

The PN Program prepares students to practice as licensed practical nurses. Upon graduation, the students are prepared to sit for the NCLEX® Examination, according to Florida Rules 64B9 and Statutes Chapter 464, and upon successful completion of NCLEX® to be licensed as practical nurses.

The students spend approximately 50% of their nursing educational experience in clinical agencies and clinical simulations/labs and 50% in classroom settings. Various health care agencies are utilized including UFHealth and long-term care/nursing homes/rehabilitation centers. Students should note that clinical educational training could be Monday through Sunday, at varying hours, days, or evenings.

The Practical Nursing Program is a contact hour program and follows the curriculum framework as administered by the state of Florida Department of Education. This program is approved by the Florida Board of Nursing.

Professional Core


Total Contact Hours: 1350


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