Monroe College's Bronx campus is an ideal urban campus located in the bustling Fordham section.
Located in downtown New Rochelle, the Monroe College New Rochelle campus is nestled in a diverse, thriving suburban community in Westchester County.
The scenic Monroe College St. Lucia campus in Barnard Hill Castries on the Caribbean island of St. Lucia combines the best of many worlds.
Monroe's Queens Extension Site is located in the heart of downtown Flushing, a vibrant and ethnically mixed district of Queens.
The Practical Nurse Certificate Program consists of efficient learning that is provided in eleven months and requires a complete time commitment by the student to successfully meet all requirements. The nursing courses progress from simple to complex within a supportive liberal arts structure. Students gain specialized knowledge and skills which meet the health needs of people in a variety of settings. Clinical experiences allow the student to use a clinical problem-solving process (the nursing process) to collect and organize health care data, assist in the identification of health needs/problems throughout the client's lifespan, and contribute to the interdisciplinary team. Adherence to standards of care, accountability, and use of legal/ethical principles in nursing practice is emphasized.
Students will graduate with a PN certificate and graduates are provided the opportunity to participate in a post-graduation mentorship to assist with preparation to take the NCLEX-PM licensure exam. Certificate Program in Practical Nursing Consumer Information