Practical Nursing

Nursing Consideration Dates: Jan. 17 to Feb. 16

Accepting applications for the Associate Degree Nursing (Sanford) and Practical Nursing (Lillington) programs starting fall 2017

Central Carolina Community College nursing consideration dates are Jan. 17 to Feb. 16, 2017 for Sanford ADN and Lillington PN programs starting fall 2017. All information and requirements must be completed and submitted to CCCC by Feb. 16 at noon.

You may pick up a nursing consideration application starting Jan. 17 at 8 a.m. from the nursing counselors on the Sanford, Pittsboro, or Lillington campuses. Return the application to the Nursing counselor on the Sanford campus for ADN or Lillington campus for PN by Feb. 16 at noon.

2017 Nursing Information Sessions

During the Nursing Information Session, we will discuss entry requirements to the Central Carolina Community College nursing program. No appointment or reservation is needed. We hope you will be able to attend.

Time: 6 p.m.
Dennis A. Wicker Civic Center
1801 Nash Street
Sanford, NC

Nursing Information Sessions for 2017

  • Feb. 15, 2017

Diploma in Practical Nursing

This curriculum prepares individuals with the knowledge and skills to provide nursing care to children and adults. Students will participate in assessment, planning, implementing, and evaluating nursing care.

Graduates of this program are eligible to apply to take the National Council Licensure Examination - Practical Nurse Examination (NCLEX-PN), which is required for practice as a Practical Nurse. Employment opportunities include hospitals, rehabilitation, long term care, home health facilities, clinics, and physicians' offices.

Program Length: 3 semesters
Career Pathway Options: Diploma in Practical Nursing
Program Sites: Chatham Main Campus - Day Program Begins Fall Semester, Harnett Main Campus - Day Program Begins Spring Semester

What Students Learn

  • The Practical Nursing Program and Licensed Practical Nurse Refresher Certificate Program prepare graduates to fulfill the roles of provider of care and member of the discipline of nursing. The graduate of the practical nursing program and licensed practical nurse refresher certificate program provides nursing care for clients in structured health care settings who are experiencing common well-defined health problems under the direction of a registered nurse or other person(s) authorized by law to provide such supervision.
  • Students successfully completing the Practical Nursing Program and Licensed Practical Nurse Refresher Certificate Program will be able to:
  • As a provider of care, participate in using the nursing process as a framework to maintain, promote, and restore optimal functional health patterns for clients across the life span with common alterations in functional health patterns.
  • As a member within the discipline of nursing, practice the ethical, legal, and professional behaviors for the Licensed Practical Nurse as a member of the health care team.

Please Note:
Curriculum guides above are for students who enroll during the current academic year. Students who enrolled during a previous academic year should visit the Program Evaluation link in WebAdvisor to find the required list of courses for graduation. For assistance, consult your advisor.

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