The Practical Nursing program will teach students the knowledge, skills and abilities needed for a successful career as a Practical Nurse.
The program will focus on caring for the sick, injured, convalescent, and disabled under the direction of physicians and registered nurses while practicing ethical, moral principles and standard of practice that are specific to the practical nurse.
The program includes clinical rotations in which students will practice in hospitals, specialty clinics, day care settings, long term care facilities, physician offices, residential facilities, and home health care settings.
The Practical Nursing program at Great Lakes Institute of Technology is approved by the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania State Board of Nursing. The program is in Provisional Approval status.