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Practical Nursing Program Option

Practical Nurse

NEW FOR SPRING 2024: Hybrid Evening Class Format!  

The Practical Nursing program at Mayland is a comprehensive, hybrid evening program tailored for the modern, busy student. This accredited one-year program blends rigorous hybrid instruction with hands-on clinical experience, providing flexibility to manage other commitments while preparing for a rewarding career in nursing. Courses include pharmacology and specialty areas of nursing like obstetrics and mental health.  

Beyond the foundational knowledge, the program places strong emphasis on critical thinking, communication, and ethical decision-making, ensuring our graduates emerge as well-rounded professionals. Students will engage with cutting-edge healthcare technology, preparing them for the dynamic future of the field.  

Upon successful completion, graduates are eligible to take the National Council Licensure Examination for Practical Nurses (NCLEX-PN), an essential step towards becoming a Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN). Our program is more than an education; it's a springboard to a fulfilling career dedicated to helping others and contributing to community health.  

Our Advantage

  • Nationally recognized for its excellence, making it a reputable choice for individuals seeking a quality nursing education.  
  • Strong reputation for producing successful graduates, with a 100% pass rate on the NCLEX-PN for 2020-2023, demonstrating the program's commitment to student success.   
  • State-of-the-art facilities, including simulation labs equipped with advanced medical equipment, enhancing the learning experience for students.  
  • Provides extensive hands-on clinical experience, allowing students to apply their learning in real-world healthcare settings.  
  • Experienced and highly qualified faculty who provide expert instruction, guidance, and mentorship to students throughout their educational journey.  
  • Hybrid evening class format, providing flexibility for students who have daytime commitments or prefer evening study schedules.  

Admission Requirements

Academic

Degrees, Diplomas & Certificates
Practical Nursing

Careers

Job Title Projected Growth
(NC 2018-2028)
Median Wages
(NC 2018)
LPN
(after passing licensure exam)
+11% $16-29 hourly

*https://www.bls.gov/ooh/healthcare/licensed-practical-and-licensed-vocational-nurses.htm

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Contact Us

Jennifer Grindstaff

Success Advisor
828.766.1255
jgrindstaff@mayland.edu

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