This course is designed for learners to develop knowledge and skills in all aspects of the writing process. Planning, organizing, writing, editing and revising are applied through a variety of activities. Students will analyze audience and purpose, use elements of research, and format documents using standard guidelines. Individuals will develop critical reading skills through analysis of various written documents.
Looking to start a rewarding nursing career in less than a year? As a Licensed Practical Nurse, you can work in outpatient clinics, long-term care facilities or home care settings, where you’ll pass medication, administer injections and perform assessments. After you earn your Practical Nursing technical diploma from Gateway, you’ll be fully prepared to take the LPN exam and ready to earn a great salary in a position many area employers need to hire qualified talent. Classes run all three semesters on the Racine Campus.
- Graduate with confidence: Gateway Nursing program students have historically passed the LPN exam with a 97-percent success rate.
- Learn hands-on with expert faculty to administer medication, injections and assessments in the new Lincoln Center for Health Careers on the Racine Campus, which offers the latest simulation units and industry-standard equipment.
- Study on your schedule around work and family commitments, with the ability to start part-time or full-time in any semester.
- Advance your education. The LPN technical diploma is the first half of Gateway's Nursing associate degree program, so you can easily continue to grow in your career.
Tuition & Fees: $5,223
Books & Supplies: N/A
Spring, Summer, Fall
Practical Nursing Career Pathway
Career Pathways are designed to help you reach your educational goals and explore college and career options. Pathways are made up of related certificates, diplomas and degrees that build on common skills and knowledge. You can begin at any point on the Career Pathway and customize your pathway to fit your goals. View the pathway for your area of interest.