Sep 28, 2020  
2020-2021 Catalog 
2020-2021 Catalog

Practical Nursing Certificate

Return to {$returnto_text} Return to: Degree and Certificate Programs

Entrance Requirements:

This is a limited-entry admission program. You must meet specific program entrance requirements in addition to the PCC admission requirements. Students must complete general education requirements with a “C” or higher (minimum GPA 2.5) to be admitted to the Nursing program. Students who complete the departmental application process will have their qualifications reviewed by the program’s admission committee. The committee will consider the following criteria in the selection process: prerequisite GPA, completion of all general education courses, and health related work experience. Applicants not accepted for a given year who wish to be considered for a subsequent term must reapply.

Total Credits: 54

Core Requirements (28 credits)

Semester 1 - Fall (11 credits)

Semester 2 - Spring (13 credits)

Semester - Summer Optional for PN Cert (4 credits)


1 Indicates required prerequisite course

2 Electives must be selected from the CCCS Guaranteed Transfer (GT) Pathways course list

3 Must be completed within 7 years of entrance into the program

Return to {$returnto_text} Return to: Degree and Certificate Programs