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2021-22 Catalog 
    Oct 25, 2021  
2021-22 Catalog

Nursing, LPN to ADN, AAS

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CIP 51.3801

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Program Description

The LPN-ADN program teaches you skills of direct patient care that you can apply in any healthcare setting. It offers theoretical and applied instruction in classrooms, simulated laboratories, and clinical settings. It integrates education in adult, gerontological, obstetric, pediatric, and psychiatric-mental health nursing. Your clinical learning will take place in diverse types of institutions.

The Nursing program has a selective and limited admission policy. The application is available online at Pueblo Community College Nursing from October 1 to November 15. All Nursing Division programs have essential functions to help you be successful in the program and career. Applicants must have a current Colorado LPN license. Accepted applicants will receive 21 PLA credits. No in progress grades will be accepted.

Note: You must undergo a background check andd rug screen before we can officially admit you into the program. A felony, loss of license, administrative disciplinary proceeding for negligence, malpractice, recklessness, or willful or intentional misconduct may prohibit entrance into the program and/or eligibility to sit for licensure exams.


Total Credits: 71.5

Third (4 credits)

Other Information

1 AAA 109, Advanced Academic Achievement may be substituted with a guaranteed transfer course, Humanities, or Social Science if student has more than 15 college credits.

2 Course must be completed within 10 years of entrance into the program.

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