MORE INFORMATION ABOUT THE PRACTICAL NURSING PROGRAM

What campuses offer this program?

  • Aurora, CO
  • Jacksonville, FL
  • Kansas City, MO
  • Portland, OR
How long is the program?
  • Students in our Practical Nursing program earn their diploma in 13 months.*
*Program length and degree type may vary by campus.
What skills will I learn?
  • Anatomy and physiology
  • Pharmacology
  • Administration of medications
  • Legal and ethical responsibilities
  • Nutrition
  • Common disease processes
  • Preventative nursing care
  • Therapeutic nursing care
  • Rehabilitative nursing care
  • Restorative nursing care
  • Nursing interventions for patient care
  • Cultural differences in caring for patients
  • Psychosocial impact of disease
  • Leadership principles
Where can I work?
  • Hospitals
  • Long-term care facilities
  • Physicians’ offices
  • Home health agencies
  • Hospice agencies
  • Residential care facilities
  • Schools
  • Government agencies
  • Community agencies
  • Registries

For more information about our graduation rates, the median debt of students who completed the program, and other important information, please visit our website at www.concorde.edu/disclosures