Practical Nursing Courses
Required number of credits: 45
Program Start: Fall, Spring
The Practical Nursing program requires a mix of general education and hands-on courses. The following list of courses is the suggested sequence of study for a full-time student.
Part-time students, visit with a program advisor for a modified sequence of study.
When registering for classes refer to your Program Evaluation to see your specific program requirements and ensure proper registration.
2016–2017 Suggested Sequence of Study and Course Cost
Courses and course cost calculations are subject to change.
Required Background Screenings to Participate in Clinicals
As a student in a health program at Hawkeye Community College you will be required to complete the following background screenings to participate in clinicals:
- a criminal background check,
- sex offender registry,
- child abuse registry, and
- dependent adult registry.
The outcome could possibly affect your opportunities to participate in the clinical setting.
You must be CPR certified and have a health physical on file at Hawkeye prior to the first day of clinical course work.
You must achieve a minimum "C" grade in all courses required to complete the program.
Grundy Hall 135
Hawkeye Center 208
Grundy Hall 173