Practical Nursing Program (LPN)


Program Description

The Practical Nursing Program’s purpose is to provide the student an opportunity to complete a nursing program at the practical nursing level.  Upon completion, the graduate of the Practical Nursing program is given a diploma and is eligible to take the National Council Licensure Examination for Practical Nurses (NCLEX-PN).  After successfully passing the NCLEX-PN, the graduate will qualify for employment as a Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN).

  • The program is an 11-month, full-time, day only adult practical nursing program.  
  • Students are admitted into the program annually in August and complete the program in June the following year. 
  • Total program hours are 1,463, and include prerequisite requirements.  Total hours taken at Mid-Del Technology Center are 1,207 hours.  Please click the link below for pre-requisite information.
  • Classroom instruction is scheduled Monday through Friday, 8:00am – 2:30pm.
  • Clinical rotations are usually scheduled Monday through Friday from 6:30am – 2:30pm.
  • Students gain clinical experience in geriatric care, acute medical/surgical, obstetrics, pediatrics, mental health, and a preceptorship rotation. 
  • A skills lab is provided to learn basic nursing, pharmacology, and intravenous therapy skills.  Upon successful skills demonstrations in the skills lab at school, students are given opportunities to implement nursing skills in the clinical settings under a clinical instructor’s supervision. 
  • Financial aid is available to those who qualify.

For more information, please call the Practical Nursing Office at 405-739-1713, Monday through Friday, 7:30AM-4:00PM.

 

ADMISSION INFORMATION

CLASS BEGINNING FALL SEMESTER, 2018

 

Application and Program Dates

Applications are being accepted for the class starting in August, 2018.  Applications are available in the Practical Nursing Office.  Important dates for the 2018-2019 academic year are as follows:

School Year

Application Deadline

Selected Applicants Notified

Class Begins

Last Day of Class

August 2018 – June, 2019

Friday June 1, 2018

Friday June 8, 2018

Monday August 6, 2018

Wednesday June 26, 2019