Practical Nurses care for the sick, injured, convalescent and disabled under the direction of physicians and registered nurses. Healthcare employment opportunities are available in long term care, home health, hospitals and outpatient settings. Clinical experience is provided at extended care facilities and hospitals. A diploma will be awarded upon successful completion of this program. Students who successfully complete this program are eligible to sit for the practical nursing licensure examination, the NCLEX-PN (National Council Licensure Examination for Practical Nurses).