Become a Licensed Practical Nurse in 10 months with a certificate from NSCC.
NSCC’s Practical Nursing certificate program provides the education necessary for employment as a Licensed Practical Nurse. Graduates of NSCC’s Practical Nursing program assume responsibilities related to direct patient care in a variety of settings, including health clinics, assisted living facilities, doctor’s offices, hospitals, and home and community health agencies. Upon successful completion of this program, students are eligible to take the National Council Examination for Practical Nurses (NCLEX-PN).
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Special Admissions Program
Candidates for NSCC's Practical Nursing program must attend a Mandatory Information Session prior to applying.
Priority application deadline: March 15
Community College Nursing Scholarship Program
The Community College Nursing Scholarship program is designed to attract, incentivize, and encourage a diverse population of students to enroll in and complete a postsecondary credential or degree in the nursing profession at a Massachusetts community college. Learn more >