Program Information: Itasca Community College's Practical Nursing Program, located at Rainy River Community College, provides carefully selected course instruction (lectures, demonstrations, discussions, computers, etc.) in a face-to-face or web-enhanced delivery and clinical practice at community health care facilities which enables the student to meet the basic needs of patients and function as a practical nurse.
Students will have web-enhanced lecture, face-to-face lab at RRCC and
ICC (limited), community clinicals in International Falls, and proctored
testing at RRCC. Limited travel to ICC will be required. Pre-program courses that can be taken at RRCC include:
|ICC COURSE||RRCC EQUIVALENT|
|PRNU 1104 Nursing Assistant/Home Health Aide||NSG 1010 Nursing Assistant/Home Health Aide|
|BIOL 2101 Human Anatomy/Physiology I||BIOL 2000 Human Anatomy/Physiology I|
|BIOL 2102 Human Anatomy/Physiology II||BIOL 2010 Human Anatomy/Physiology II|
|PSYC 1201 Human Growth and Development||PSYC 2400 Lifespan Development|
|PRNU 1202 Medical Terminology I||HLTH 1200 Medical Terminology|
Accreditation: The Itasca Community College Practical Nursing Program is accredited by the National League for Nursing Commission for Nursing Education Accreditation (NLN CNEA), located at 2600 Virginia Avenue, NW, Washington, DC, 20037; phone 202-909-2500.