Become a Licensed Practical Nurse
Earn your Practical Nursing Diploma in 1 year
at Herzing University in Birmingham
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Herzing University’s Practical Nursing diploma programs are designed to prepare students to take the National Council Licensing Examination for Practical Nurses (NCLEX-PN) and to begin a nursing career. Concepts of disease and wellness will be presented throughout the program and will bridge across the human life span. The student will acquire skills in asepsis, measurement of vital signs, CPR and basic first aid and will understand the concepts of medical asepsis, infection control and universal precautions applicable to all areas of healthcare.