Jefferson Community & Technical College
109 East Broadway
Louisville, Kentucky 40202
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Nursing Programs OfferedADN Programs
ADN Program Details
The Associate Degree Nursing Program prepares the graduate to provide and manage client care and to become members within the discipline of nursing. Intrinsic to the three roles of the nurse, provider of care, manager of care, and member of the discipline, are the eight core components of nursing practice.
The eight core components are:
Clinical Decision Making
These core components are introduced, developed, and built upon throughout the curriculum. Graduates are eligible to take the National Council Licensure Examination for Registered Nurses (NCLEX-RN).
The Associate Degree Nursing curriculum is organized around a clearly defined conceptual framework and combines general education and nursing education courses. The nursing education courses correlate classroom and clinical instruction in a variety of community agencies.
Progression in the Associate Degree Nursing Program is contingent upon achievement of a grade of "C" or better in each biological science, nursing and mathematics course and maintenance of a 2.0 cumulative grade point average or better (on a 4.0 scale).
Transportation to the community agencies is the responsibility of each student.
LPN Program Details
The Practical Nursing (PN) Program of Jefferson Community and Technical College (JCTC) is approved by the Kentucky Board of Nursing.
Upon completion of the program of study, the graduate is awarded a diploma of practical nursing and is eligible to write the National Licensure Examination (NCLEX – PN) to become a Licensed Practical Nurse.
Jefferson Community and Technical College does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, marital status, sex or handicap in employment, educational programs or activities as set forth in Title IX of the Educational Amendment of 1972, Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 and Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973.