College Profile: Hanover Public School District Practical Nursing Program
The HPSD is committed to excellence in education by nuturing, challenging, and inspiring all students to achieve their full potential and to become productive citizens in a global community.
The Hanover Public School District operates a Practical Nursing Program which qualifies graduates for the Practical Nursing Licensure Examination. The one year program is approved by the Pennsylvania State Board of Nurse Examiners and is accredited by the National League for Nursing Accrediting Commission, 61 Broadway, New York, NY 10006 (Phone: 212-363-5555). The program is located at the Hanover High School.
Jobs for practical nurses are predicted to grow by fourteen percent through 2016 (U.S. Department of Labor, 2007). Our graduates work in nursing homes, hospitals, rehabilitation facilities, doctor's offices, and specialty units. Job placement rates are 95-100% within 30 days.
When taking the National Council Licensure Examination our graduates consistently score above the national and state averages and have opportunities to continue their nursing education locally.
Enrollment requirements include high school or equivalency diploma, scholastic aptitude and achievement, character references, performance in the 50th percentile or above on pre-admission test, personal interview, and satisfactory physical and mental health.
717-637-2111 (financial aid)
The HPSD is committed to excellence in education by nurturing, challenging, and inspiring all students to achieve their full potential and to become productive citizens in a global community.
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|Title IV Eligibility
||Participates in Title IV federal financial aid programs|
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||Employment services for students||No
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||On-campus day care for students' children||
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||ROTC: Air Force||
Sources: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)
Hanover Public School District Practical Nursing Program Website
Admissions Considerations & Recommendations
|Open admission policy
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|TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language
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College Levels Offered
||Less than one year certificate||Yes
||One but less than two years certificate|
||Two but less than 4 years certificate|
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