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Practical Nursing

Practical Nursing

11 Month Practical Nursing Training Program

Do you aspire to a career on the front lines of nursing care? Have you been searching for a practical nursing program in Salem?

At IOT, you don’t have to wait any longer for your future to begin because there is never a waiting list for our programs. You can immediately begin your hands-on practical nursing training that takes you from the classroom to your career in the healthcare field through real-world curriculum with a focus in:

Geriatrics, adult health, pediatrics, obstetrics
Anatomy and physiology
Community health
Clinical nursing procedures
Communication, ethics, the nursing process, and career enhancement

Get Prepared for Oregon State Nursing Licensure

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.

Expand Your Career Options

As a comprehensive career education program, IOT’s practical nursing program can prepare you to work as a nurse in a variety of medical workplaces. These may include:

Physicians’ offices
Home health agencies
Other health agencies
Outpatient care centers
Skilled nursing facilities
And more!

Get Started

If you’re ready to step into an exciting new role in nursing, contact IOT today to request information about our accelerated programs.

We pride ourselves on meeting educational standards set forth by recognized accrediting bodies and professional organizations. To that end, Institute of Technology is accredited by the Accrediting Council for Continuing Education and Training (ACCET), which has been officially recognized by the U.S. Department of Education Since 1978.


About Us
At IOT our family mission is to inspire, support, and empower students through education and career development.

Our Values

  • Ethics and integrity.
  • Outstanding customer service.
  • Higher educational standards.
  • Our employees’ collective energy.
  • Partnerships with our communities.

For more information about our graduation rates, the median debt of students who completed the programs, and other important information, visit:

Practical Nursing

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