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Practical Nursing

NEXT CLASS BEGINS June 5th, 2023 

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NEXT CLASS BEGINS June 5th, 2023 (Click Here for more information)


Program Description:

Do you want to make a real difference in the lives of others?  It is time to consider a career as a nurse!  Whether in a hospital setting, doctor’s office or private duty, nurses have moved beyond the role of being the doctor’s assistant.  Today’s nurses are responsible for encouraging the health of individuals and families, and play an essential role in the physical and emotional care of patients.  Become part of this century’s highly respected and sought-after profession.  The opportunities are endless, and McFatter’s Practical Nursing program is the place the start!  Theory, laboratory, simulation, and clinical experiences are integrated into the curriculum providing an opportunity to learn.

Program Information:

Progam NumberTitleLength
PRN0098Practical Nursing Foundation 1300 Hrs.
PRN0099Practical Nursing Foundation 2300 Hrs.
PRN0290Medical Surgical Nursing 1300 Hrs.
PRN0291Medical Surgical Nursing 2300 Hrs.
PRN0690Comprehensive Nursing and Transitional Skills150 Hrs.


Program Costs:

Florida Resident Tuition$3,780.00
Out of State Tuition$15,120.00
Registration, Activity, Lab, Test, Insurance, and Trust Fees$777.00
Books / Supplies$1,164.00
Industry Certification & State Credential Exam Costs$465.00
Florida Resident Total Cost$6,186.00
Out of State Total Cost$17,526.00

*Prices are subject to change without notice.

Financial assistance is available to those who qualify. Please visit to apply.

Additional Information:

COMPLETION RATE (2017-18)80%
PLACEMENT RATE (2016-17)90%


  • National Licensed Practical Nurse (NCLEX-PN)

Employment Opportunities

  • Physician Offices
  • Outpatient Care Facilities
  • Home Health Care
  • Nursing Homes
  • Nursing Care Facilities


This program is accredited by:

Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing, Inc. (ACEN)

3390 Peachtree Road NE
Suite 1400
Atlanta, GA 30326

Phone: 404.975.5000
Fax: 404.975.5020

For additional information about national and program accreditation, contact the institution.

Admissions Requirements

  • Schedule a basic skills assessment ($15) or provide official documentation of a basic skills exemption to your program counselor/advisor.
  • Schedule an appointment with your program counselor/advisor for basic skills assessment results and/or a program specific orientation.
  • Register for classes during open enrollment. Program registration runs on a first come, first served basis.

Program Info

Program Length:

1350 Hours / 12 Months

Program Offered:

This program is offered five times per year.

Delivery Method:


Days & Times:


  • Monday – Thursday,
    7:00 am – 3:00 pm

Enroll in our Practical Nursing program today.

To get started in the Practical Nursing program, Sign Up today for a program orientation or contact the counselor at: [email protected]

For additional information, please contact the Office of Admissions at (754) 321-5700.

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