HCI College Expands Program Offerings with New Practical Nursing Program
Ft. Lauderdale, Fla. – HCI College today announced the establishment of its new Practical Nursing (PN) program, a development that could help to ease the critical shortage of nurses in South Florida and beyond. This program represents HCI College’s continued commitment to meeting the health care needs of the communities it serves while remaining true to its core mission.
On September 5, 2023, HCI College will welcome its first cohort of Practical Nursing students at its Fort Lauderdale campus. The Practical Nursing program at HCI College is designed to provide students with a comprehensive education in the field of nursing. Through a combination of rigorous coursework and practical training, students will develop expertise in patient care, medical procedures, pharmacology, and other essential nursing skills. The program’s curriculum is thoughtfully crafted to meet the high standards of nursing education and prepare students for success in their future careers as Licensed Practical Nurses (LPNs).
”Launching this Practical Nursing program represents a major step forward as HCI College works to help ease Florida’s critical nursing shortage,” said Deb Ferrari, Fort Lauderdale Campus President of HCI College. “This program represents our commitment to fostering excellence in nursing education and addressing the growing demand for skilled health care professionals in South Florida. We’re excited to welcome the first cohort of Practical Nursing students and empower them with knowledge and skills that will make a positive impact in patient care.”
HCI College is a leading institution that equips students for prosperous careers in the health care industry. Offering a diverse range of programs – including Associate Degree in Nursing, Associates of Science in Substance Abuse Counseling, and Emergency Medical Services, and Diplomas in Practical Nursing, Medical Assisting and Veterinary Assisting – the College is committed to providing students with practical training and a comprehensive education to ensure success in their chosen fields.
As HCI College expands its program offerings, its unwavering dedication to providing quality education and producing skilled health care professionals remains steadfast. With a consistent 30-year history of serving South Florida communities, HCI College stands poised to shape the future of nursing education and health care in the region.