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LPN Programs in Ohio

LPN Programs in Ohio

You will need to complete an accredited LPN program before you can sit for the licensing exam in Ohio. These courses are usually at least 12 months in length. They will need to include classroom instruction as well as clinical rotations during the course of training. You will learn how to provide care for pregnant women, children, seniors, psychiatric patients and many others.

The training will prepare you to provide safe and effective care to patients in a variety of healthcare settings. You will learn how to perform all duties expected of a Licensed Practical Nurse. Your clinical training will provide you with the chance to gain some much-needed hands on experience.

Approved LPN Programs in Ohio:

Akron School of Practical Nursing

Akron School of Practical Nursing is located at the westernmost end of Peckham Street right next to the Erie Island Park. The PN program at Akron School of Practical Nursing is exceptional in the sense that it guarantees job placement within 10 months of starting the course.

Apollo School of Practical Nursing

Apollo School of Practical Nursing is situated near the intersection of Shawnee Road and Reed Road. The PN program at Apollo School of Practical Nursing is a 10-month course in which students get to spend about 40% of their total time in healthcare facilities throughout the region.

Athena Career Academy

Athena Career Academy is located on Monroe Street right next to Ralphie’s Sports Eatery. Athena Career Academy specializes in the Practical Nursing education field. The program can be completed in 1 year and new students are admitted every three months.

ATS Institute of Technology

Driving due east on Highland Road cross Minor Road and take the first right turn, follow the road to ATS Institute of Technology. The nursing program at ATS Institute of Technology is a 3-semester course that takes about 11 months to complete.

Beckfield College – Tri-County Campus

Beckfield College Tri-County Campus is located just off Pictoria Drive near Pappasito’s. The nursing program at Beckfield College is a 15-month course incorporating classroom instruction, laboratory skills, and clinical experience. Focus of the program is on long-term nursing care.

Belmont Technical College

Belmont Technical College is located right at the junction of Township Highway 99 and Bannock Uniontown Road. The PN program at Belmont Technical College can be taken as a Day program completed in 4 semesters in a year, or an Evening program that takes 6 semesters and 2 years to complete.

Brown Mackie College – Findlay Campus

Brown Mackie College Findlay Campus is located some 300m dye west of the intersection of Fostoria Avenue and Co Road 95. The PN program at Brown Mackie College Findlay is a well-rounded course combining general education with biological, behavioral, and nursing sciences.

Central Ohio Technical College

Driving north on Country Club Drive turn right on University Drive, you’ll see Central Ohio Technical College on your left near Barnes & Noble. The LPN program at Central Ohio Technical College is a 1-year course balanced between general education and nursing instruction.

Columbus State Community College

Columbus State Community College is located on East Spring Street near its intersection with Cleveland Avenue. The PN program at Columbus State Community College is a 7 quarter, part-time, evening/weekend only course with no Day program option available.

Eastern Gateway Community College

Eastern Gateway Community College is located just off Sunset Boulevard near West Argonne Avenue. The PN program at Eastern Gateway Community College is a 1-year, Day-only course that trains the students to give nursing care within a select range of patient-care situations.

Hondros College – West Chester Campus

Hondros College West Chester Campus is located on Tylers Place Boulevard near Wetherington. The full-time practical nursing program at Hondros College West Chester focuses and engages students in clinical experience right from the first term and allows them to schedule clinical shifts during the day, evening, or weekends.

Rhodes State College

Rhodes States College is located a little off the intersection of Campus drive and James Biddle Drive. The PN program at Rhodes State College is a 1-year course preparing students to provide nursing care under physicians, dentists, optometrists, and podiatrists.

Knox County Career Center

Knox county Career Center is situated just off Martinsburg Road right next to Mount Vernon Nazarene University. The PN program at Knox County Career Center is a 12-month course. The NCLEX-PN first time pass rate for the college was a perfect 100% for 2010.

Lorain County Community College

Lorain County Community College is located just off North Abbe Road right across the street from College Park Drive. The PN program at Lorain County Community College takes a holistic approach to nursing, training students to provide physiological, psychological, and spiritual care to patients.

North Central State College

North Central State College is located on Kenwood Circle right next to Ohio State University. The nursing program at North Central State College is a 12-month course. 73% of the students pass the course on time and job placement figure for the graduates is 60%.