PN Practical Nursing

Practical Nursing-Practical Nursing Program at PDCCC starts in the Summer. This opportunity is the result of community collaboration between the College, Southampton Memorial Hospital and Franklin City Public Schools.

The Certificate in Practical Nursing is for students who aspire to become licensed practical nurses and requires three semesters of study. Those who pass the required test from the Virginia Board of Nursing are then referred to as LPN – licensed practical nurses.

For more information, email Laurel Wright PN Faculty- Suffolk Campus at lwright@pdc.edu; or the Administrative Assistant-Franklin Campus.

Below is the Information Packet and an Electronic Application Form. By entering the two digits electronically on the application, you are also stating that you have read the information packet and agree to abide by the requirements specified.

Practical Nursing Program Information

Practical Nursing Program Application


Practical Nursing Program Pass Rates

Year 2015 2016 2017
LPN Program 57.89% 68.18% 78.26%

This program is not Nationally Accredited

Virginia Board of Nursing Order

Practical Nursing Recommendation Order September 2018