As a student in a health program at Hawkeye Community College, and to participate in clinicals, you will be required to complete the following screenings: Criminal background check, sex offender registry, child abuse registry, and dependent adult registry. The outcome could possibly affect your opportunities to participate in the clinical setting.
The following suggested sequence of study is for new full-time students starting the program in the academic year listed.
When registering for classes refer to your Program Evaluation/Degree Audit to see your specific program requirements and ensure proper registration.
Courses are subject to change.
* PNN-100 must be completed through an accredited college. Applicants will need to provide an official transcript documenting successful CNA completion.
Students are strongly encouraged to take the LPN licensure exam after Semester 2 coursework has been completed. Students will then have the option to begin working as an LPN.
* Required summer course.
** Required summer course for fall start students.