Practical Nursing Programs in Nebraska

In order to become a licensed practical nurse in Nebraska, you must complete an LPN program that is approved by the Nebraska State Board of Nursing. Therefore, when you are exploring practical nursing programs, it is important to verify their approval. All of the LPN programs in Nebraska that you find on this site have been approved by the state board of nursing. Most programs take from nine to twelve months to complete. Upon completion of any one of them, you will be eligible to sit for the NCLEX-PN exam.

As a practical nurse your duties will include interacting with patients and their families. You will be expected to gather information such as patient health history, current health issues or complaints, assess patient needs, and help with developing individual plans to better mange their disease and prevent further illness. Practical nurses may find themselves practicing in various areas including, but not limited to physician offices, hospitals, surgery centers, long term care facilities, home health, and community health centers. Regardless of where you are working, as an LPN you will generally practice under the direct supervision of an RN or another licensed practitioner. If you are just starting out in the field of health care, another job to consider is that of a medical assistant. Explore medical assistant programs in Nebraska.

LPN salaries in Nebraska can vary based on factors such as experience, location, employer, and additional certifications.

Central Community College
Practical Nursing Program
Grand Island Campus
3134 West Highway 34
PO Box 4903
Grand Island, NE 68803
(308) 398-7455 ext 7455
Clarkson College
101 South 42nd Street
Omaha, NE 68131
(402) 552-6118
Metropolitan Community College
Practical Nursing Program
PO Box 3777
Omaha, NE 68103
(402) 457-2665
Southeast Community College
Lincoln Campus
8800 O Street
Lincoln, NE 68520
(402) 437-2765
Cental Community College-Kearney Campus
3519 Second Avenue
Kearney, NE 68847
(308) 338-4000
College of Saint Mary
Practical Nursing Program
7000 Mercy Road
Omaha, NE 68106
(402) 399-2661
Mid-Plains Community College
1101 Halligan Drive
North Platte, NE 69101
(308) 535-3623
Western Nebraska Community College
Division of Health Occupations
1601 E. 27th Street
Scottsbluff, NE 69361
(308) 635-3606 ext 6060
Central Community College-Platte Campus
4500 63rd Street
PO Box 1027
Columbus, NE 68602
(402) 562-1266
Southeast Community College
Beatrice Campus
4771 W. Scott Rd.
Beatrice, NE 68310
(402) 228-3468 ext 264
Northeast Community College
801 East Benjamin Avenue
PO Box 469
Norfolk, NE 68702
(402) 844-7330
Western Nebraska Community College
Alliance Campus
1750 Sweetwater, Suite 102
Alliance, NE 69301
(308) 763-2000

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