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 ascending Who can enroll Tuition (in-state) Days Clock Hours Site
Practical Nurse Adult $3,360 M-F 1344 HCC
1+1 Practical Nurse Adult $3,360 M-F 1344 HCC

 

Shawna BlackburnTeacher/Coordinator - Shawna Blackburn

 

Education:

  • BSN - University of Oklahoma
  • MSN - 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 - 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

 

Whitney ColeTeacher - Whitney Cole

 

Education:

  • MSN - Oklahoma City University Kramer School of Nursing
  • BSN – University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center

Certification:

  • Registered Nurse

Work Experience:

  •  Oklahoma City University Kramer School of Nursing- Adjunct Clinical Instructor
  • Integris Southwest Medical Center- Endoscopy and Pain Management RN
  • St. Anthony Hospital- Pain Management RN
  • Endoscopy RN, Cardiac Telemetry RN
  • Began teaching at Metro Technology Centers in 2019

 

Teacher - Tonja Truitt

Education:

  • BSN – Southwestern Oklahoma State  University
  • MSN – Grand Canyon University

Certification:

  • Registered Nurse

Work Experience:

  • Great Plains Hospital - CNA, LPN Labor and   Delivery, LPN Medical/Surgical Nurse
  • Deaconess Hospital - LPN Medical/Surgical Nurse
  • Integris Medical Center - Labor and Delivery Nurse
  • Platt College - Practical Nursing Instructor
  • Began teaching at Metro Technology Centers in 2018

 

Jasmyne WalkerTeacher - Jasmyne Walker

Education:

  •  BSN – University of Oklahoma

Certification:

  • Registered Nurse

Work Experience:

  • OU Children’s Hospital - RN
  • Lakeside Women’s Hospital - Nursery Team Lead RN
  • OptionOne Pharmacy - Lead Infusion Nurse
  • Began teaching at Metro Technology Centers in 2019

 

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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