• 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
    • Nutrition
    • Medical-surgical Nursing
    • Maternity and Infant Health
    • Pediatrics
    • 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).