The Practical Nursing (PN) Program is a three semester program that prepares graduates with the knowledge and skills needed to meet the expanding health care needs of the community. This program utilizes classroom, laboratory, and clinical instruction through affiliated healthcare agencies to prepare individuals to provide entry level nursing care. Graduates of the program receive a certificate and are eligible to write the National Council Licensure Examination for Practical Nurses (NCLEX-PN®) and practice as a Licensed Practical Nurse, according to the Mississippi Nursing Practice Law and Mississippi Board of Nursing Rules and Regulations.
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For further information, contact:
Jana D. Makely, MSN, RN, Program Director
Maegan Applewhite, Administrative Support