Practical Nursing Career Training

Practical Nursing

  • Care for patients with compassion and skill in a variety of settings as a key part of the professional healthcare team
  • Experience caregiving in high-energy trauma, critical care and pediatric environments
  • Use therapeutic communication and critical thinking skills to improve patients’ experience and overall health

CAREER FOCUS:
Prepared for NCLEX licensure, immediate employment and further education

Program Orientation Schedule

Full-time Career Majors

Career Major Titlesort descending Who can enroll Tuition Days Clock Hours Site
1+1 Practical Nurse Adult $3,360 M-F 1344 HCC
Practical Nurse Adult $3,360 M-F 1344 HCC

 

Teacher/Coordinator - Toni BrinkleyToni Brinkley

 

Education:

  • BSN – Southwestern Oklahoma University
  • MSN – University of Oklahoma

Certification:

  • Registered Nurse

Work Experience:

  • Clinton Integris Hospital
  • Mercy Hospital
  • St. Anthony Hospital
  • Western Oklahoma Tech
  • Began teaching at Metro Technology Centers in 1991

 

Teacher - Mercy AmudaTeacher - Mercy Amuda

Education:

  • BSN – Southern Nazarene University
  • MSN – Southern Nazarene University

Certification:

  • Registered Nurse

Work Experience:

  • Oklahoma Wesleyan University
  • University of Central Oklahoma
  • Began teaching at Metro Technology Centers in 2008
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Teacher Shawna BlackburnTeacher - Shawna Blackburn

 

Education:

  • BSN – University of Oklahoma
  • Working on NSN in Education at the University  of Phoenix

Certification:

  • Registered Nurse

Work Experience:

  • Norman Christian Academy - Teacher
  • OU Children’s Hospital - Clinical Nurse
  • Platt College - PN Instructor
  • Began teaching at Metro Technology Centers in 2017

 

Teacher - Doris MahanDoris Mahan

Education:

  • BSN – University of Central Oklahoma
  • MSN – University of Phoenix/Denver

Certification:

  • Registered Nurse

Work Experience:

  • Aurora Medical Trauma Center
  • Oklahoma City Clinic
  • Canadian Valley Hospital
  • Presbyterian Hospital
  • OU Medical Center
  • Began teaching at Metro Technology Centers in 2005

 

Teacher - Lavayne PepperLavayne Pepper

Education:

  • BSN - University of Central Oklahoma
  • MSN    Southern Nazarene University

Certification:

  • Registered Nurse

Work Experience:

  • Integris Baptist Medical Center
  • Canadian Valley Technology Center
  • Began teaching at Metro Technology Centers in 2008

 

Simulation/Skills Lab - Josie ScottJosie Scott

 

Education:

  • BSN - University of Missouri
  • MSN – University of Central Missouri

Certification:

  • Registered Nurse
  • Oncology Certified Nurse

Work Experience:

  • Ellis Fischel Cancer Center
  • Naz Medical Center
  • Associate Medical Professionals
  • St. Anthony Hospital
  • Began teaching at Metro Technology Centers in 2002

 

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