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  Programs & Courses > Prof & Tech Ed> Nursing Programs

Nursing Programs: (206) 934-6654

Nursing programs to choose from:
Nursing Assistant Certified (NAC)
Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN)
Registered Nurse (LPN to RN Ladder Program)

Learn about our Healthcare Pathway that may help you into our LPN track. Also see South's Healthcare Programs Video Overview.

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Nursing Education & Career Paths


ANNOUNCEMENT:  South Seattle College will not offer the RN phase of the LPN-RN Ladder program fall quarter 2014.  This does not impact the LPN program, which will proceed as scheduled. For questions or additional information, please contact Lynne Cochran, Nursing Program Coordinator, at 206.934.6889 or Lynne.Cochran@seattlecolleges.edu.


Important Announcement: See Application Process pages for LPN and RN for application period dates for 2014.

Nursing Assistant Certified (NAC)

This program helps prepare students for the certification test for an entry-level position in the health care field. This one-quarter program includes 50 hours of actual skills application at a clinical site. Read more about the NAC program.

Courses are offered during fall, winter, and spring quarters. See the quarterly calendar for dates.

People interested in this program are required to attend an information session to be eligible to enroll in the class. Classes fill quickly; there is typically a waiting list.

Call (206) 934-6654 for information.

Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN)

Candidates for the practical nursing certificate from SSCC must meet specific course requirements established by the Washington State Nursing Care Quality Assurance Commission.

This four-quarter program prepares graduates to take the PNCLEX examination for certification as a licensed Practical Nurse. Read more about the LPN program and how to apply.

People interested in this program must attend an information session.

Admission is based on a competitive application process. Selection is based on grades and TEAS V score.

For information, or to be placed on our notification call/ mailing list, call (206) 934-6654. Learn about our Healthcare Pathway that may help you into our LPN track.

Registered Nurse (LPN to RN Ladder Program)

South Seattle Community College also offers the LPN to RN Ladder Program. This program will prepare graduates to sit for the NCLEX-RN to become a Registered Nurse in the state of Washington. A current Washington State LPN license is a requirement for entry into the program.

This is a three-quarter program. Read more about the program and how to apply. People interested in this program must attend an information session. Admission is based on a competitive application process. Selection criteria is based on grades, and LPN knowledge.

Please call (206) 934-6654 for more information.

Learn about another health related program - Medical Office Clerk.

 

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