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Nov 10
(Veteran’s Day) No Classes
Nov 20 to Nov 25
(Thanksgiving) No Classes
Jan 15
(Martin Luther King, Jr. Day) - No Classes
Feb 19
(President's Day) - No Classes
Mar 11 to Mar 16
Spring Break - No Classes

Practical Nursing Program

The John A. Logan College Practical Nursing Program is designed to provide an individual with the knowledge and skills to function as a safe and effective member of the health care team in the role of the practical nurse. Classroom theory, laboratory practice, and clinical experience are included in this three-semester certificate program approved by the Illinois Department of Professional Regulation. Upon satisfactory completion of the program, the student will be eligible to write the NCLEX-PN exam for licensure.

Thank you for your interest in the Practical Nursing Program at John A. Logan College. The College has an open admission policy; however, there are some programs which have additional entrance requirements. Attached you will find an information packet about the Practical Nursing Program at John A. Logan College, an application for the PNE program and an application for the pre-entrance examination. You must contact the Admissions Office to obtain information about general admission to John A. Logan College.

For additional resources for the Practical Nursing Program such as an admissions packet, and Specimen Questions for the PSB-APNE, please visit our Restricted Allied Health Admission page.