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Practical Nursing

at Northwest Technical College

Program Details

  • Award: Diploma
  • Credits: 38
  • Delivery: Offered entirely online with face-to-face options available for some/all sections.
  • WIA Certified

About this Program

The Practical Nursing program prepares the learner to practice within the scope of practical nursing under the supervision of a registered nurse. The learner is taught to use the nursing process at the practical nurse level in the maintenance of health and prevention of illness, the observation and nursing care of persons experiencing changes in health status, and how to administer prescribed medication and treatments.

Program Locations

  • Northwest Technical College, Bemidji 56601

Labor Market Information

  • Licensed Practical Nurses

  • Median wage: $20.36/hour-Above the median
  • Employment outlook: Well above statewide average
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Northwest Technical College
Northwest Technical College
905 Grant Ave. S.E. Bemidji, MN 56601 Toll-Free: (800) 942-8324 Local: (218) 333-6647 TTY: (218) 333-6691