Mifflin Co. Academy of Science & Technology
Practical Nursing Program

Preparing Nurses for the Future of Healthcare

Now accepting applications for the March 2015 class.  Deadline for applications is November 1, 2014 and entrance testing will be scheduled for October/November.  Click on "How To Apply" above for the program brochure, application and reference forms.

Announcement

The Academy PN Program wishes to announce that it will host a site review for continuing accreditation of its nursing program by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN).

 

You are invited to meet the site vist team and share your comments about the program in person at a meeting scheduled at 8:30 AM on Wednesday, October 1, 2014 at the school.

Written comments are also welcome and should be submitted directly to:

Dr. Sharon Tanner, Chief Executive Officer

Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing

3343 Peachtree Rd NE, Suite 850

Atlanta, GA 30326

Or email: sjtanner@acenursing.org

All written comments shoul be received by the ACEN by September 23, 2014.

 

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...