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Licensed Practical Nursing (LPN)

Award: One-Year Diploma

First Semester (Fall)

HS 100 Basic Life Support for Health Care 0.5 credit
HS 103 Anatomy/Physiology 4 credits
LPN 100 Test Taking Strategies 0.5 credit
LPN 101 Fundamentals of Nursing 4 credits
LPN 102 Fundamentals of Nursing Clinical 2 credits
LPN 103 Pharmacology 3 credits
MATH 103 Mathematical Reasoning 3 credits
SSS 100 Student Success 1 credit
Total Semester Hours 18 credits

Second Semester (Spring)

LPN 105 Adult Health Nursing 5 credits
LPN 106 Adult Health Nursing Clinical I 3 credits
LPN 107 Maternal and Child Nursing 4 credits
LPN 108 Maternal and Child Nursing Clinical 2 credits

Written Communications Elective

3 credits
Total Semester Hours 17 credits

Third Semester (Summer)

HS 162 Medical Law & Ethics 2 credits
LPN 110 Adult Health Nursing II 4 credits
LPN 111 Geriatric Nursing 3 credits
LPN 112 Geriatric Nursing Clinical 3 credits
LPN 150 LPN Capstone Practicum 3 credits
PSYC 101 General Psychology 3 credits
Total Semester Hours 18 credits

Total Credits Required to Graduate: 53

The Mitchell Tech Licensed Practical Nursing program has been granted Full Approval by the South Dakota Board of Nursing (SDBON).

For further information regarding the program’s status with SDBON, please contact:

Dr. Carena Jarding, DNP, RN

Nursing Program Director

Mitchell Technical College

1800 E. Spruce St.

Mitchell, SD 57301

(605) 995-7148

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