Practical Nursing (LPN) Evening Courses

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

2018–2019 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 Program Evaluation/Degree Audit to see your specific program requirements and ensure proper registration.

Courses and course cost calculations are subject to change.

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Prerequisites
BIO-168 Human Anatomy and Physiology I Course offered in the evening after 5:00pm 4 General education course $748.00
ENG-105 Composition I Prerequisite and/or corequisite required. See course description for more details. Course offered online Course offered in the evening after 5:00pm 3 General education course $561.00
HSC-108 Introduction to Health Professions Course offered in the evening after 5:00pm 2 $528.00
PNN-100 Nursing Assistant * Course offered in the evening after 5:00pm 3 $611.00
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 Prerequisite and/or corequisite required. See course description for more details. Course offered in the evening after 5:00pm 4 General education course $748.00
MAT-110 Math for Liberal Arts Prerequisite and/or corequisite required. See course description for more details. -OR- Course offered online Course offered in the evening after 5:00pm 3 General education course $561.00
MAT-156 Statistics Prerequisite and/or corequisite required. See course description for more details. -OR- Course offered online Course offered in the evening after 5:00pm 3 General education course $561.00
MAT-102 Intermediate Algebra Prerequisite and/or corequisite required. See course description for more details. -OR- 4 General education course $748.00
Math Elective
PNN-115 Introduction to Nursing Prerequisite and/or corequisite required. See course description for more details. Course offered in the evening after 5:00pm 4 $748.00
PNN-116 Introduction to Nursing Skills Lab Prerequisite and/or corequisite required. See course description for more details. Course offered in the evening after 5:00pm 2 $2068.00
PNN-117 Nursing Clinical I Prerequisite and/or corequisite required. See course description for more details. Course offered in the evening after 5:00pm 1 $326.00
PNN-207 Introduction to Pharmacology Prerequisite and/or corequisite required. See course description for more details. Course offered in the evening after 5:00pm 3 $561.00
Total Credits 17

Semester 2—Spring
BIO-151 Nutrition Course offered online Course offered in the evening after 5:00pm 3 General education course $561.00
PNN-332 Lifespan and Health Promotion and Mental Well-Being Prerequisite and/or corequisite required. See course description for more details. Course offered in the evening after 5:00pm 2 $374.00
PNN-333 Medical-Surgical Nursing II Prerequisite and/or corequisite required. See course description for more details. Course offered in the evening after 5:00pm 5 $935.00
Total Credits 10

Semester 3—Summer
PNN-311 PN Issues and Trends Prerequisite and/or corequisite required. See course description for more details. Course offered online Course offered in the evening after 5:00pm 1 $187.00
PNN-330 Medical-Surgical Nursing I Prerequisite and/or corequisite required. See course description for more details. Course offered in the evening after 5:00pm 5 $935.00
Total Credits 6

Math Electives
MAT-122 College Algebra Prerequisite and/or corequisite required. See course description for more details. 5 General education course $935.00
MAT-128 Precalculus Prerequisite and/or corequisite required. See course description for more details. 4 General education course $748.00
MAT-134 Trigonometry and Analytic Geometry Prerequisite and/or corequisite required. See course description for more details. 3 General education course $561.00
MAT-210 Calculus I Prerequisite and/or corequisite required. See course description for more details. 4 General education course $748.00
MAT-216 Calculus II Prerequisite and/or corequisite required. See course description for more details. 4 General education course $748.00
MAT-219 Calculus III Prerequisite and/or corequisite required. See course description for more details. 4 General education course $748.00

Course Cost Calculation

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

The course cost calculation does not include:

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Program Chair

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Student Success Specialist

Vic Palmer
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Pre-Health Student Success Specialist

Kay Wenzel
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Administrative Assistant

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Interprofessional Health and Safety Services

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