Penn College Offering Practical Nursing Courses
Penn College has scheduled a full-time clock-hour Practical Nursing Program to begin September 11, 2023, in both Wellsboro and Coudersport. Students in the full-time program will graduate in September 2024. A part-time program in Wellsboro only is scheduled to begin June 8, 2023, and students will graduate twenty-two months later.
Qualified nursing instructors provide classroom instruction in theory and nursing skills. Affiliation with UPMC allows for clinical experiences at UPMC Wellsboro and UPMC Cole. Other local healthcare affiliates are also utilized. Graduates earn a certificate in Practical Nursing and are eligible to sit for the NCLEX-PN exam for licensure (LPN). Graduates find jobs in hospitals, long-term care facilities, home health agencies, private homes, physician offices, and other health-related offices.
Penn College’s Practical Nursing Program can help give you a great career boost! For more information or to get an application, call Marie Van Ess at (570) 724-7703 or Janine Morley at (814) 274-4877.