Be a Nurse. Make a Difference. The Practical Nursing curriculum prepares you with the knowledge and skills you will need to provide nursing care to children and adults. Students will participate in assessment, planning, implementing, and evaluating nursing care. Preparation includes classroom, laboratory, and clinical practice.
We also offer an Associate Degree Nursing program.
15 – 20
Graduates are eligible to apply to take the National Council Licensure Examination (NCLEX-PN) that is required for practice as a Licensed Practical Nurse. Demand for LPNs is high and projected to grow.
Graduates are eligible to apply to take the National Council Licensure Examination (NCLEX-PN) which is required for practice as a Licensed Practical Nurse. Employment opportunities include hospitals, rehabilitation/long term care/home health facilities, clinics, and physicians’ offices.
In addition to tuition and textbooks, cost of this program include a watch with a second hand, uniforms, shoes, lab coat, physical examination, immunizations, and fees for application for licensure for the North Carolina State Board of Nursing, and National Council Licensure Examination.
Nursing Student Manuals
2020-2022 Nursing Student Manual
Employment: Employment opportunities include hospitals, rehabilitation and long-term care, home health facilities, clinics, and physicians’ offices.
Salary: The average entry-level salary is $32,000.
Tuition for students taking fewer than 16 semester hours is $76.00 per semester hour for in-state students and $268.00 per semester hour for out-of-state students. Students enrolled for six or more semester hours credit will be charged a $30 student activity fee and a $16 technology fee; those enrolled for less than six semester hours will be charged a $15 student activity fee and an $8 technology fee. No student activity will be charged during the Summer Term.
The practical nursing program Wayne Community College located in Goldsboro, North Carolina is accredited by the:
Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN)
3343 Peachtree Road NE, Suite 850
Atlanta, GA 30326
The most recent accreditation decision made by the ACEN Board of Commissioners for the practical nursing program is Continuing Accreditation.
View the public information disclosed by the ACEN regarding this program at http://www.acenursing.us/accreditedprograms/programSearch.htm
ACEN Student Achievement Outcome Data
July 1, 2019-June 30, 2020
Licensure Pass Rate (NCLEX-PN) 85%
Students’ Completion 75%
Job Placement 100%