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
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 Class 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 - 10 P.M.

  • This program is open to adults only. Daytime program students must attend full-time (Both AM and PM sessions) 

Clinical schedules will vary by site.


Credentials 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.


Inside Practical Nursing

Is this program right for me?


  • Judgment & Decision Making
  • Monitoring, Coordination
  • Deductive Reasoning
  • Written Comprehension
  • Speech Clarity
  • Service Orientation
  • Active Listening
  • Reading Comprehension
  • Social Perceptiveness
  • Time Management
  • Critical Thinking
  • Judgement and Decision Making
  • Complex Problem Solving

Completion & Positive Placement Rate

  • On-Time Adult Completion Rate: 95%
  • Positive Placement Rate: 94.4%

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 - $15.85 - $29.34 Hourly; $32,970 - $61,030 Annually

  • OK - $15.30 - $23.98 Hourly; $31,830 - $49,880 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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Application Materials

Practical Nursing Application Booklet
PDF of Practical Nursing Application Booklet

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