Practical Nursing

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Adults Only
This program prepares students to care for ill, injured, convalescent, and disabled patients in hospitals, clinics, doctor’s offices, private homes, long term care facilities, other medical care facilities, and even clinical research. Duties vary depending on each state’s nurse practice act (regulations). Students provide basic nursing care, perform assessments and administer care to clients under the direct supervision of physicians, dentists or registered nurses. They are responsible for supervision of Certified Nurse Aides, Certified Medication Aides, and Advanced Unlicensed Assistants.
Students who successfully complete this program have opportunities to become employed in the Moore, Norman, and Oklahoma City Metro health industries.

Program Details

Who can attend?

This career program is open to adults only. 


Course Name Hours
Concepts of Nursing  
Anatomy & Physiology  
Fundamentals of Nursing  
Clinical I Basic Nursing  
Pharmacology and Intravenous Therapy Skills  
Pediatric Nursing  
Clinical II Maternal/Newborn, Pediatric and Mental Health  
Maternal Newborn Nursing  
Medical Surgical Nursing I  
Clinical III - Medical Surgical Nursing (Parts I and II)  
Mental Health Concepts  
Medical Surgical Nursing II  
Transition to Practice  
Clinical IV - Transition to Practice  
Total Hours 1415



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Class Times

  • Start Date: August 
  • Days: 
    • Monday - Friday (Day)
    • Monday - Thursday (Evening)
  • A.M. Hours: 8:30 - 12:30
  • P.M. Hours: 1:20 - 4:10
  • Evening Hours: 4:00 - 10:00 P.M.

Clinical schedules will vary by site.


Certifications Available

Certifications Available:

  • National Council Licensure Examination for Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurses (NCLEX-PN)



College Credit

You may be able to receive college credit through Prior Learning Assessment.
College Connection has more information.

MNTC’s Practical Nursing graduates qualify for direct articulation into Associate Degree nursing programs at some Oklahoma colleges, pending acceptance to the college and its nursing program. The number of credit hours awarded will be determined by the college. The MNTC PN graduate must have graduated within the past five years and hold a current Oklahoma licensure as an LPN. Most Oklahoma colleges will allow an LPN to take challenge examinations for college credit.


Gainful Employment

Is this program right for me?


  • Judgment & Decision Making
  • Monitoring, Coordination
  • Deductive Reasoning
  • Written Comprehension
  • Speech Clarity

Completion & Positive Placement Rate

  • On-Time Adult Completion Rate: 93.5%
  • Positive Placement Rate: 100.0%

Positive Placement Rate includes Military, Continuing Education and all Employment, related or not related. The rate information provided below is based on the most current data available.

Student Achievement Data Practical Nursing Program
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Potential Occupations

  • Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN)
  • Triage Licensed Practical Nurse (TRIAGE LPN)




Potential Wages

  • US - $15.63 - $29.05 Hourly; $32,510 - $60,420 Annually

  • OK - $14.98 - $23.73 Hourly; $31,170 - $49,350 Annually

29-2061.00 - Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses

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Financial Aid & Scholarships

Financial Aid

  • Financial Aid Eligibility: Title IV Eligible
  • Loan Debt: $0.00
  • CIP Code: 51.3901

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VA Assistance

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Note: MNTC does not participate in the Federal Student Loan Program.

Application Materials

Practical Nursing Application Booklet
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