Practical Nursing

Program Structure
Trimester Format

2014 Completion Rate: 76%
2014 Placement Rate: 96%
2014 Licensure Pass Rate: 87%

Term 1

Unit of Study Hours
Basic Nursing Skills
Basic Sciences
Nutrition
Vocational Relations
Basic Math
Common Emergencies
Medical-Surgical Nursing
Clinical
100
75
30
35
20
20
72
79
Exit Point: 432

Term 2

Unit of Study Hours
Obstetrical Nursing
Pediatric Nursing
Medical-Surgical Nursing
Pharmacology
Clinical
60
60
60
90
162
432
Exit Point 864

Term 3

Unit of Study Hours
Medical-Surgical Nursing
Psychiatric Nursing
Geriatrics
Vocation Relations II
Clinical
85
20
20
10
297
432
Exit Point: Practical Nursing Diploma 1,296

The length of the entire course is 1,296-clock hours.
The cost of the entire program is approximately $7,000; this includes tuition, technology fee, textbooks, tools and supplies.

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Diploma
12 months/45 weeks
$4000
$7000

The Tennessee Technology Center at Athens does not participate in Student Loans.

The Tennessee Technology Center at Athens does not participate in Student Loans.

86% of graduates from this program, who began their studies in 2011-12, completed it within 12 months.

92%
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