Practical Nursing (LPN) Evening Courses

Award: Diploma
Required number of credits: 45
Program Start: Fall

2019–2020 Suggested Sequence of Study

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 Academic Evaluation to see your specific program requirements and ensure proper registration.

Courses and course cost calculations are subject to change.

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BIO-168 Human Anatomy and Physiology I E 4 $782.00
ENG-105 Composition I O E 3 $586.50
HSC-108 Introduction to Health Professions E 2 $391.00
PNN-100 Nursing Assistant * E 3 $784.50
Total Credits 12

* PNN-100 must be completed through an accredited college. Applicants will need to provide an official transcript documenting successful CNA completion.

Semester 1 — Fall
BIO-173 Human Anatomy and Physiology II E 4 $782.00
MAT-110 Math for Liberal Arts -OR- O E 3 $586.50
MAT-102 Intermediate Algebra -OR- 4 $782.00
MAT-121 College Algebra -OR- 4 $782.00
Math Elective
PNN-115 Introduction to Nursing E 4 $782.00
PNN-116 Introduction to Nursing Skills Lab E 2 $2147.00
PNN-117 Nursing Clinical I E 1 $448.50
PNN-207 Introduction to Pharmacology E 3 $586.50
Total Credits 17

Semester 2 — Spring
BIO-151 Nutrition O E 3 $586.50
PNN-332 Lifespan and Health Promotion and Mental Well-Being E 2 $391.00
PNN-333 Medical-Surgical Nursing II E 5 $977.50
Total Credits 10

Semester 3 — Summer
PNN-311 PN Issues and Trends O E 1 $195.50
PNN-330 Medical-Surgical Nursing I E 5 $977.50
Total Credits 6

Math Electives
MAT-128 Precalculus 4 $782.00
MAT-134 Trigonometry and Analytic Geometry 3 $586.50
MAT-156 Statistics O E 3 $586.50
MAT-210 Calculus I 4 $782.00
MAT-216 Calculus II 4 $782.00
MAT-219 Calculus III 4 $782.00

Course Cost Calculation

Resident tuition and fees x course credits + course fee if applicable.

The course cost calculation does not include:

Pre-Health Program Advisor

Christen Everett
Student Services
Hawkeye Center 208
319-296-4014 ext.1079
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Program Chair

Shawn Buhrow
Grundy Hall 173
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Student Success Specialist

Vic Palmer
Grundy Hall 140
319-296-2329 ext.1481
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Administrative Assistant

Linda Butler
Grundy Hall 135
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Interprofessional Health and Safety Services

Dr. Gene Leutzinger, DNP
Grundy Hall 135
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