• Mission Statement

    The Mission of the Western Area Career & Technology Center Practical Nursing Program is to provide an educational experience that will prepare students to become competent, safe, effective Practical Nurses who strive to provide quality care to individuals at all levels of the heath care continuum.


    According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, employment of Licensed Practical nurses is projected to grow 11% from 2018 to 2028, much faster than the average for all occupations. Why not become a part of tomorrow's future in healthcare? Our population is aging quickly, and you will be in demand as a nurse. Feel good about making a difference in someone's life. Be successful in a profession that is always growing. Become part of nursing excellence.