Practical Nursing

Career & Technical Certificate


KC’s Licensed Practical Nurse program has prepared over 1,296 LPN’s since 1980 for a career in healthcare. In just 11 months students can start their career in a variety of settings including hospitals, long-term care settings, doctors’ offices and outpatient clinics, home health, or hospice. KC's program features: 

  • New students admitted twice per year
  • State-of-the-art simulation lab
  • Board exam pass rates above state and national average

This is a three semester program leading to a certificate. The graduates are eligible to take the National Council Licensure Examination (NCLEX). Graduates who pass the exam may apply to become Licensed Practical Nurses. LPNs work in a variety of healthcare settings giving direct patient care under the supervision of a Registered Nurse or Physician.

What You Can Do

  • Licensed Practical Nurse
  • Licensed Vocational Nurse

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Program Details

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Nursing Faculty

Tessa Opfer

Tessa Opfer

Associate Professor of Nursing
Kim Storm

Kim Storm

Assistant Professor of Practical Nursing
Lisa Barrow

Lisa Barrow

Associate Professor of Nursing
Lisa Ring

Lisa Ring

Assistant Professor of Practical Nursing
Natalie Ibendahl

Natalie Ibendahl

Professor of Nursing
Rebecca McElhose

Rebecca McElhose

Assistant Professor of Nursing
Sharon Shanafelt

Sharon Shanafelt

Professor of Nursing
Ali Albers

Ali Albers

Assistant Professor of Nursing
Megan Holtmann

Megan Holtmann

Assistant Professor of Nursing
Nichole Macon

Nichole Macon

Assistant Professor of Nursing
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