Licensed Practical Nursing - Learning Outcomes

Licensed Practical Nursing - Learning Outcomes

​​​LPN - Statement of Purpose and Learning Outcomes 

Nursing student working on a labStatement of Purpose​

The purpose of the Nursing Technology - One Year Certificate Program in Practical Nursing is to provide health education programs for emerging and practicing healthcare providers, accomplished through the values of integrity, quality, leadership, affordability and innovation.

​Practical Nursing Program Student Learning Outcomes

  1. Functions efficiently as a member of the health care team to provide safe, competent, quality care that meets the diverse needs of patients in a variety of health care settings.
  2. Communicates effectively with individuals, families, communities, and members of the health care team.
  3. Utilizes technology and a spirit of inquiry to consider resources to question and guide nursing actions.
  4. Provides patient-centered nursing care across the lifespan and promotes the health of patients within the family context.
  5. Demonstrates accountability and responsibility for one's own nursing practice consistent established, legal, and ethical standards.​

Program Philosophy and Program Student Learning Outcomes approved by the Ohio Board of Nursing September 2011.


Created/modified: 04/2002  Reviewed:  05/2003 Reviewed:  05/2004 Reviewed:  05/2005  Reviewed:  05/2006
Modified:  02/2016​