Full-Time Adult Classes

11.5-Month Program
32.5 Hours of Training Per Week

Why the James Rumsey Technical Institute School of Practical Nursing?

  • 50 Year History — Oldest Program at JRTI.
  • Students receive varied clinical training in the areas of acute care, wound centers, respiratory therapy departments, pediatric units, OB units, medical units, and many others to ensure the most comprehensive training available.
  • Over $20,000 of recent renovations in new state-of-the-art equipment, including 12 lead EKG, Cardiac Monitor,
    Realistic Manikins, IV Pump, etc.
  • Continued history of high caliber LPN graduates.
  • NCLEX pass rate for 2016 graduates was 96%.


Semester I
NURS 101—Basic Nursing Skills
NURS 102—Anatomy and Physiology I
NURS 103—Personal Vocational Relationships I
NURS 104—Pharmacology & Pathophysiology I
NURS 105—Medical-Surgical Nursing I
NURS 106—Human Growth and Development
NURS 107—Maternal and Newborn Nursing
Semester II
NURS 201—Anatomy and Physiology II
NURS 202—Pediatric Nursing
NURS 203—Medical Surgical Nursing II
NURS 204—Pharmacology Pathophysiology II
NURS 205—Nutrition and Diet Therapy
NURS 206—Mental Health Nursing
NURS 207—Personal Vocational Relationship II
NURS 208—Geriatric Nursing

How much will this class cost?

JRTI is a public school. That means that our adult prep programs are very affordable.

Practical Nursing First Semester Second Semester Total
In-State $5965.50 $2745 $8710.50
Out-of-State $6180.50 $2960 $9140.50

Opportunities in the Field

Acute Care Hospitals
Urgent Care Centers
Long Term Care
Physician Offices
Medical and Surgical Offices
Emergency Department
Travel Nurse Agencies
Rehab Facilities
Home Health
Mental Health Facilities
Correctional Facilities
Private Duty
Federal Agencies

Contact the Practical Nursing Secretary
Lori Grove

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