Nursing

Licensed Practical Nurse – Certificate of Proficiency

This program prepares you to function as a practical nurse caring for acutely ill patients under the supervision of a registered nurse. Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) gives basic nursing care and assists other members of the health care team. On successful completion of the program, you will be eligible to take the National Council Licensure Examination for
Practical Nurses (NCLEX-PN). Entry into the nursing program requires prior admission.
For admission procedures to the nursing program, contact the Nursing Department, (928)
428-8396.

Nursing – Associate of Applied Science Degree

This program is designed to prepare you for beginning employment as a staff nurse giving direct care to patients. The program has received approval by the Arizona Board of Nursing.
On successful completion of the program, you will be awarded the Associate of Applied
Science in Nursing degree and will be eligible to make application to write the National
Council Licensure Examination for Registered Nurses (NCLEX-RN). The program permits students to enter or exit from the program based on their specific needs, space availability, and time limitations. Entry into the nursing program requires prior admission. For admission procedures to the nursing program, contact the Nursing Department, (928) 428-8396.

Nursing Assistant – Certificate of Proficiency

This program prepares you for an entry-level position as a nursing assistant. Emphasis is on basic patient care skills, based on the knowledge of universal precautions, asepsis, basic human needs, body mechanics, treatments and procedures, patient admission, transfer, discharge, and eldercare.

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