There has never been a better time to
be a professional nurse. Job opportunities for Licensed Practical Nurses
abound and are expanding into new areas every day. Becoming an LPN is a
rewarding career that will change your life.
program offers students the opportunity to study and learn in a
supportive environment that recognizes the special needs and commitments
of the adult learner. Students will find the faculty is caring and
committed to their success. We are proud of our reputation of preparing
quality, professional nurses to care for patients in a variety of
Our program has outstanding clinical and learning
resources available to nursing students, including simulators for
illness and obstetrics training. As a Parkland LPN student, you will
learn with the same cohort throughout your education. Our students
develop close, lifelong friendships while in the program: They study
together, collaborate, and even have some fun.
you will be able to apply to the RN Bridge program. Accepted students
are placed into the third semester of the RN program. The benefit to
this is that you can work as an LPN, making more money and gaining
experience while you complete your RN degree.
program is approved by the Illinois Department of Financial and
Professional Regulation. For additional information, call 213/814-4500.