The Vocational Nursing (VN) Program is a clinically intensive one-year certificate program, which offers classroom instruction and related clinical practice in four basic areas of nursing:
Supporting courses and program content include:
- basic human anatomy and physiology
- life cycle/growth and development
- vocational adjustments
- legal and ethical aspects of nursing practice
- nursing skills
At the completion of the program, the graduate will be eligible to write the National Council Licensure Exam for Practical Nurses (NLCEX-PN) to be licensed to practice in Texas.
The Vocational Nursing Program is fully approved by the Board of Nurse Examiners for the State of Texas, 333 Guadalupe Street 3-460, Austin, Texas 78701, 512.305.7400.