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  CORONAVIRUS (COVID-19) UPDATE – CAMPUS CLOSED:   All in-person activities and events are postponed. In-person and hybrid courses have been moved online. Online/distance classes continue as scheduled. Students are encouraged to contact their instructors for any additional class information.   Maricopa Coronavirus Website  |  Sign up for RAVE Alerts  |  Contact SCC during Campus Closure

Practical Nursing

The Practical Nursing certificate is available at eight of the Maricopa Community Colleges. Clinical experiences are provided in a variety of healthcare settings. Students completing the Practical Nursing certificate are eligible to apply for the national exam for the practical nurse license. Licensing requirements are the exclusive responsibility of the State Board of Nursing. 

Program Code

5957 Certificate of Completion (CCL) in Practical Nursing Program


Course Format

Classes are offered in a variety of formats: in-person, online, hybrid, day, evening, full-time and part-time.  

Textbooks

Most of our courses use low cost text books or no cost material provided by your instructors.  General education courses may have textbooks that cost more.