What You Can Learn in the Practical Nursing Program at WACTC
This 12- or 24- month diploma program has been crafted to prepare students to serve as a true health professional for patients and their families. Students will be taught how to administer medication, observe, report and document symptoms, and perform therapeutic procedures. Other areas of focus include:
- Anatomy and Physiology
- Medical-surgical Nursing
- Maternity and Infant Health
- Mental Health
- Nursing Leadership
One of the program's main goals is to position graduates to earn their licensure through the National Council Licensing Examination (NCLEX-PN).