We are excited to announce our new Practical Nursing Program that was launched in 2018. This nursing education program is a candidate for accreditation by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing.
Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN)
3343 Peachtree Road NE, Suite 850
Atlanta, Georgia 30326
In partnerships with Southern Utah University and Utah State University, this program provides you multiple options in your nursing education.
How long does it take?
How much does it cost?
When can I get started?
This program starts in August each year. The application is available in late spring.
Gainful Employment information
Program Performance Data
2018-2019 is the first year of the program. Upon completion of the first year, data will be available for:
- Licensure examination pass rate data
- Annual program completion data
- Available job placement data
- Aggregated program data
Practical Nursing Faculty
Practical Nursing Application
Practical Nursing Applications will become available in Spring 2019, for the Fall 2019 School Year. You may download last years application to see all the required documents.
Practical Nursing AppLication
Practical Nursing Applications must be signed and submitted to Southwest Technical College on or before 4:00 PM, June 18, 2018, to be considered for the Fall 2018 semester. Applications received after this deadline will not be considered for admission to the program. Applicants are notified of the committees’ decision by mail June 30, 2018. Please submit applications to:
Southwest Technical College Practical Nursing
757 West 800 South
Cedar City, Utah 84720
Practical Nursing Program Mission Statement
The purpose of the Practical Nursing Program at Southwest Technical College is to prepare the graduate to practice safely in accordance with the National Patient Safety Goals (NPSG), and the Quality and Safety Education for Nurses (QSEN) Standards. Graduates will be prepared to enter the nursing profession as a Licensed Practical Nurse or continue nursing academic endeavors, including Registered Nurse licensure.
Practical Nursing Philosophy
The philosophy of the Practical Nursing Program at Southwest Technical College utilizes the nursing