Practical Nursing

Practical Nursing Front and Center

Graphic displaying practical nursing career pathways.

Click here to explore the career pathways available through Practical Nursing

 

Graphic that says The Practical Nursing Advantage

Click here to read more about the advantages of choosing a career in Practical Nursing

 

Practical Nursing career statistics in Pennsylvania

Click here to learn more about Practical Nursing career statistics in Pennsylvania

 

 

Nurses Make a Difference!

The Practical Nursing Program at Eastern Center for Arts and Technology is approved by the Pennsylvania State Board of Nursing, and accredited by the Middle States Commission of Secondary Schools. The program is designed to prepare qualified, selected individuals for a career in Practical Nursing. Upon completion of the program, the graduate is eligible to sit for the National Council of State Boards of Nursing (NCLEX) PN Licensing examination.

For information regarding the application process, see Pre-entrance testing and Application & Admission Requirements.

Calculate the cost: Net Price Calculator

61% of full-time, first-time students received grant aid in 2015-2016!

 

Full-time Program Hours

One year, Monday through Friday, 8:00am to 3:00pm
Clinical hours: 7:00am to 2:30pm
(annually, fall and spring)

Upcoming Classes / TEAS Test Deadline:
September 2018 / May 3, 2018
February 2019 / October 4, 2018

 

Full-time Program Locations

Eastern Center for Arts and Technology
3075 Terwood Road
Willow Grove, PA 19090

Clinical Experience:
Sites vary with Program
Part-time Program Hours

 

Part-time Program Hours

Two years, two evenings a week (Monday and Wednesday) and every other weekend.

5:30pm to 9:30pm on weekdays.

7:00am to 3:30pm on Saturday and Sunday.

Upcoming Classes / TEAS Test Deadline:
October 2018 Eastern Evenings TT / June 2018

 

Part-time Program Locations

 

Eastern Center for Arts and Technology
3075 Terwood Road
Willow Grove, PA 19090

Clinical Experience:
Sites vary with Program