Licensed Practical Nurse Program



Please note that the Practical Nursing Program is not offered for the 2016-17 school year.

Program Information

The Syracuse City Licensed Practical Nurse Program provides instruction to adult learners and prepares them for employment as Licensed Practical Nurses in hospitals, long term care facilities, clinics, physician’s offices, home health care agencies, and insurance companies.

We conduct one full time program each school year. Classes begin every September and run through June

The LPN Program is fully accredited by the New York State Education Department. Graduates are eligible for admittance to the New York State Licensing Examination for Practical Nurses.

  • HEGIS Code: 5209.20
  • CIP Code 51.3901
  • 2013 NYS Licensing Exam Pass Rate: 84%

Curriculum

  • Anatomy & Physiology
  • Fundamentals in Nursing (Theory and Laboratory Experience)
  • Introduction to Medical/Surgical Nursing
  • Introduction to Pharmacology
  • Medical/Surgical Nursing I & II
  • Pharmacology I & II
  • Maternal/Child Health
  • Vocational Development
  • Clinical Experiences include
    • Geriatric
    • Medical/Surgical Acute Care
    • Medication Administration/ Team leader

Transcripts

Official LPN transcript requests can be made either in person at the Accounts Receivable Department @ Central Offices or via mail to the Accounts Receivable Department. The Transcript Request Form may be accessed here.
 
The completed Transcript form & the $5.00 fee may be mailed to:
                               
Syracuse City School District
Attn: Accounts Receivable Department
1025 Erie Blvd. West
Syracuse, NY  13204

OR

The completed Transcript form & the $5.00 fee may be taken in person to:
                               
Accounts Receivable Department
725 Harrison Street
Syracuse, NY  13210
 
The acceptable forms of payment are cash or money order.  If going in person to the District Office, must bring a photo ID.