Practical Nursing LPN-Certificate
Graduates are prepared for employment in multiple heath care settings such as hospitals, private medical practices, home hospice care, nursing homes, assisted living facilities, schools, clinics, and rehabilitation facilities.
The associate degree program, accredited by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN), prepares students for licensure as a registered professional nurse (RN).
Upon completion of the program, graduates are eligible to write the National Council Licensure Examination-RN (NCLEX-RN) for licensure as a professional registered nurse.
Mercyhurst North East has a reputation for producing skilled, qualified, and hard working nurses, which is why we have a 100% job placement rate for our graduates.
Some students return to our 2+2 nursing program which allows for transfer to the Erie campus after the first two years of study, and with help from our Internal Transfer Scholarships, they can possibly earn up to $18,000 in tuition fees.
Upon completion, graduates are eligible to write the National Council Licensure Examination-RN (NCLEX-RN) for licensure as a professional registered nurse and begin their satisfying and successful career.