Mifflin Co. Academy of Science & Technology
Practical Nursing Program

Preparing Nurses for the Future of Healthcare

Now accepting applications for the September 2015 class.  Deadline for applications is May 1, 2015 and entrance testing will be scheduled for April/May.  Click on "How To Apply" above for the program brochure, application and reference forms.

 

PROGRAM LENGTH

The Practical Nursing Program provides approximately 1540 clock hours of instruction over a twelve (12) month period.  Vacation and holiday time are scheduled into the instructional year.  Two classes are admitted per year - one class in March and one class in September.  Classes are scheduled for daytime hours, weekdays, usually 8 AM through 3 PM.  Clinical day hours vary – usually 6:30 AM – 4 PM.

 

PROGRAM ACCREDITATION AND APPROVAL

The Practical Nursing program is accredited by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing, Inc.

Address: 3343 Peachtree Road NE, Atlanta, GA  30326 

Phone: (404) 975-5000

Website: www.acenursing.org

 

The program is approved by the Department of Education and the Pennsylvania State Board of Nursing. 

Address: P.O. Box 2649, Harrisburg PA 17105 

Phone: (717) 783-7142 

Website: www.dos.state.pa.us/nursing



Clinical Information



Students will participate in clinical practice at Brookline Manor Retirement Village, Valley View Retirement Community, Geisinger Lewistown Hospital and several other community sites in Mifflin and Juniata Counties. Click here to read more...