Practical Nursing

Practical nursing education enables the student to acquire principles and knowledge from the biological and behavioral sciences as well as the science of nursing. This knowledge forms the basis for utilizing the nursing process in the field of practical nursing. Concurrent integration of theory into clinical practice is an important aspect of practical nursing education. Practical nursing education prepares the graduate to pass the National Council Licensure Examination (NCLEX) for practical nursing. Practical nursing graduates prepared to seek entry-level positions as members of a health care team in hospitals, long-term care facilities, home health, and a variety of other health care areas.


Program Info

Showing compassion, having empathy, and being detail oriented are the ways that you approach everything you do. Turn these traits into a career with the Practical Nursing Diploma program at Brown Mackie College — South Bend. This program combines classroom instruction and clinical experience in the areas of medical-surgical nursing, pediatrics, obstetrics, geriatrics, and pharmacology, which will help you to prepare for a career where you can make a difference in the lives of others. Sound like a good fit for you? Learn more now!

The Brown Mackie College — South Bend Practical Nursing diploma program is accredited by the Indiana State Board of Nursing, 402 West Washington Street, Room W066, Indianapolis, IN 46204; 317.234.2043.

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