Nursing – Associate Degree With a Practical Nursing Exit Point

Program Number: 10-543-1
School Year: 2020-2021
Associate of Applied Science Degree
Campus: Beaver Dam, Fond du Lac, West Bend
This program is eligible for financial aid
Full-Time Enrollment Only

Pursue your passion for helping people and health care—become an LPN or RN in less than two years with an associate degree in Nursing from Moraine Park Technical College.

About the Program

Moraine Park’s Nursing—Associate Degree with a Practical Nursing Exit Point program prepares graduates for careers as licensed practical nurses (LPN) or registered nurses (RN) through hands-on classroom instruction, laboratory practice and clinical nursing experiences.

The MPTC Nursing program is designed so students can complete the first two semesters, take the Practical Nursing National Council Licensure Examination, and seek employment as LPNs. Students can also complete the full four semesters, earn an associate degree in Nursing (ADN), take the National Council Licensure Exam for Registered Nurses and apply for employment as RNs.

The program is accredited by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing, Inc. (ACEN), 3343 Peachtree Rd. NE, Suite 850, Atlanta, GA 30326 (phone 404-975-5000) and the Wisconsin Board of Nursing (phone 608-267-2357).

Moraine Park Technical College Nursing Program Results

2019 NCLEX Pass Rates

Passing Mean: 95%

National Passing Mean: 88%

What You’ll Learn

Moraine Park’s Nursing program prepares students for entry-level careers in the health care industry, giving you knowledge and skills to provide patient-centered care with integrity, use social, mathematical, physical sciences, pharmacology and pathophysiology in clinical decision making, use new technology to manage data and improve patient care, and more.

Clinical Admissions Requirements
Petition Requirements - See Admission Process
806-177General Anatomy and Physiology4
806-179Advanced Anatomy and Physiology4
Total 12
Semester 1
103-159Computer Literacy - Microsoft Office1
543-101Nursing Fundamentals2
543-102Nursing Skills3
543-103Nursing Pharmacology2
543-104Nursing: Introduction to Clinical Practice2
801-136English Composition 13
809-188Developmental Psychology3
890-101College 1012
Total 18
Semester 2
543-105Nursing: Health Alterations3
543-106Nursing: Health Promotion3
543-107Nursing: Clinical Care Across the Lifespan2
543-108Nursing: Introduction to Clinical Care Management2
801-196Oral and Interpersonal Communication3
Total 13
Semester 3
543-109Nursing: Complex Health Alterations 13
543-110Nursing: Mental Health and Community Concepts2
543-111Nursing: Intermediate Clinical Practice3
543-112Nursing Advanced Skills1
809-198Introduction to Psychology3
Total 12
Semester 4
543-113Nursing: Complex Health Alterations 23
543-114Nursing: Management and Professional Concepts2
543-115Nursing: Advanced Clinical Practice3
543-116Nursing Clinical Transition2
809-1xxSocial Science Course3
Total 13
Total Credits68