North Central State College
2441 Kenwood Circle
Mansfield, Ohio 44906
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Nursing Programs OfferedADN Programs
ADN Program Details
The nursing profession deals with people: sick, injured, and well. Both registered nurses and practical nurses are an integral part of the health care team working in conjunction with various professionals to improve health care.
One hundred percent of NC State grads seeking employment in nursing are employed. In fact many Nursing graduates are employed before they graduate. Many are encouraged by their employers to continue their education.
NC State has over 40 agreements with four-year colleges and universities, to provide a smooth transition for students who want to pursue a bachelor’s degree. Through university partnerships, some four-year courses are also offered on the NC State campus or online.
LPN Program Details
Practical Nurses are prepared to give skillful, bedside care that may include procedures, such as assisting individuals with hygiene needs, nutrition and elimination needs, assessing vital functions, administering medications, and performing wound care. There are employment opportunities that provide satisfying and rewarding work in a variety of settings. Practical nursing is best suited to individuals who are interested in people and enjoy assisting others. The curriculum of the Practical Nursing program is designed to include a blend of classroom activities and clinical experiences to provide the graduate with the knowledge and skills needed to assist individuals with health care needs. Upon completion, the graduate is eligible to take the licensing examination for practical nurses. The Practical Nursing Certificate requires a 2.00 or better cumulative grade-point average.