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Career and Technical Certificate

St. Johns River State College announces its new Practical Nursing program for students interested in becoming licensed practical nurses. Approved by the Florida Board of Nursing, this year-long career and technical certificate program includes 1,350 hours of nursing coursework.

The Practical Nursing program is designed for students to gain the knowledge and skills to qualify for entry-level positions in nursing. Upon successful completion of the program, graduates are eligible to apply for the State Board Examination for Licensed Practical Nursing.

Program Details

Start Date: August 2019

Program Requirements: See Catalog

Location: Orange Park Campus - with clinicals scheduled at facilities within the tri-county area

Questions? Contact the Nursing Department
(386) 312-4176 or e-mail Lori Gaskin

How to Apply

(1) Apply to SJR State*
(2) Practical Nursing Application: Available May 1 - 31*
(3) Complete Program Requirements (PDF)

Tuition and Fees:
See Catalog
Financial Aid: Apply now!
Scholarships: Deadline April 1

Questions? Contact the Nursing Department
(386) 312-4176 or e-mail Lori Gaskin

* Visit our SSN Web page for more information regarding the College's use of Social Security Numbers.

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