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44 Weeks to a New Career!
Do you aspire to a career on the front lines of nursing care? Have you been searching for a practical nursing program in Salem? Institute of Technology’s accelerated program can put you on a path to a career in this exciting health care field in just a short time.
Creating Your Own Real-World Success
Your IOT classroom is where your role in practical nursing can begin through a real-world focus in areas such as:
• Nursing care through Lifespan vs. Geriatic, adult health, pediatrics, obstetrics
• Community health
• Anatomy and physiology
• Clinical nursing procedures
• Communication, ethics, the nursing process, and career enhancement
We want to make your learning and career goals even more achievable, so we pay your NCLEX-PN licensure exam fees, and structure our program to equip you with the skills and knowledge necessary to meet the requirements of the Oregon State Board of Nursing. Coursework includes 19 classroom/theory classes and four laboratory/clinical classes over approximately 44 weeks.
As a comprehensive career education program, Institute of Technology’s Practical Nursing program can prepare you to work as a nurse in a variety of medical workplaces. These may include:
- Long-term Care
- Some Mental Health
- Correctional Institutions
- Rehabilitation Facilities
- Some Clinics and Physicians’ Offices
- And more
What Can I do?
Graduates from this program will be entitled to receive a certificate of completion and have their name submitted to OBSN as a candidate for the NCLEX-PN. Successfully passing the NCLEX-PN and gaining licensure from OSBN entitles the graduate to use the credentials LPN or Licensed Practical Nurse.