Admission process for the Practical Nursing program opens in April and runs through June of each year.

Mandatory Practical Nursing Entrance Exam
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*How to Prepare for the PN pre-entrance test

TEAS Pre-Entrance Test Dates & Information

Exam fee: $81.00

Time: 9:00 am

2018-19 Practical Nursing Calendar


Prerequisites

  • High School diploma or equivalent (foreign transcripts must be evaluated and translated)
  • Passing the TEAS test
  • 18 years of age or older by October 15th of the enrolling year


Program Description

The Practical Nursing program will provide a curriculum based on the holistic concept of patient care and will provide the students with the necessary knowledge to meet the requirements for licensing in the field of nursing. It will prepare the students to function as members of the health care team to recognize and meet the needs of people in their care. This course is accredited by the New Jersey Board of Nursing and the New Jersey Department of Education, and consists of both classroom and clinical experiences.


Prerequisites

  • High School diploma or equivalent (foreign transcripts must be evaluated and translated)
  • Passing the TEAS test
  • 18 years of age or older by October 15th of the enrolling year

* Please check with the licensing agency to ensure that you meet the minimum qualifications for licensure in your field.


Course Content

Anatomy & Physiology
Chemistry
Community Health
Fundamentals of Nursing
Geriatric Nursing
Growth & Development
Maternity Nursing
Mathematics for Nursing
Medical Surgical Nursing
Microbiology
Nursing Orientation
Nutrition
Pediatric Nursing
Personal & Professional Relations
Pharmacology
Psychiatric Nursing
 


Program Hours

The Practical Nursing Program is a full time, 44 week, daytime program reserved for post secondary students. The program hours are Monday through Friday, 8:00 am to 2:30 pm. The 2018/2019 Practical Nursing program is scheduled to begin in September, 2018 and conclude in August, 2019.


Tuition

* 2017-18 Tuition Information: Please refer to your signed tuition contracts for payment due dates. Final payments due February 3, 2018.

The tuition for the 2018-2019 class is $9,200.00. An initial deposit in the amount of $1,200.00 is due by August 1, 2018, to reserve your seat. The remaining tuition may be paid in installments of your choice as follows:

  • Pay in full $8,000.00 due by end of September

  • Pay in two installments in the amount of $4,000.00
    1st end of September, 2nd end of December.

  • Pay quarterly (4) installments in the amount of $2,000.00
    1st end of September, 2nd end of November, 3rd end of February and final payment end of April.

  • Out of county fee $2,000.00 additional

  • If you are sponsored through the One Stop or any other agency you will be given a promotional code to use when entering your payments.

  • Uniforms, textbooks, testing and licensing fees are included in the tuition. Field trips are not covered in the tuition.