Gainful Employment Practical Nursing Certificate

Gainful Employment – Practical Nursing Certificate


Effective July 1, 2011, the Department of Education requires schools with Gainful Employment programs to disclose certain information about them.  Information reported below is for the period between July 1, 2012 and June 30, 2013.


Program Name         Practical Nursing Certificate


Classification of Industry Program (CIP)       51.1613

Prepares individuals to assist in providing general nursing care under the direction of a registered nurse, physician or dentist. Includes instruction in taking patient vital signs, applying sterile dressings, patient health education and assistance with examinations and treatment.




This program prepares students for the following occupations: Pediatric Licensed Practical Nurse, LVN, LPN. Details are available on the US Department of Labor’s website via the Standard Occupational classification (SOC) code links. 


Jobs related to this program:                                   SOC Code: 29-2061

Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses.


Cost of Program

Costs are calculated for the entire program based on tuition and fees for the 2013-14 AY. Students may have additional living, transportation, or personal expenses that are not included in the costs below. For a breakdown of costs by semester, please see Estimated Costs prepared by the Department.


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Books and Supplies



Additional Costs




Program Completion

Normal time to Complete the Program: Forty-Three Weeks

Percent of Students completing program in Normal Time:  Not Disclosed due to Privacy


Debt at Program Completion

Median debt $0.00.


Job Placement

Job placement data is not required for this program.