PNC Program Outcomes

Please review the learning outcomes and available outcomes data for the PNC program at Harper College below:

Program learning outcomes

  • Provide safe care for a diverse population of clients
  • Utilize critical thinking skills to collaborate with members of the health care team in the evaluation of client responses.
  • Communicate with clients, families and members of the health care team.
  • Collaborate with colleagues and other disciplines in health care to promote wellness.
  • Apply Practical Nursing skills in compliance with legal, ethical and professional standards.
  • Demonstrate a commitment to learning, by questioning the basis for nursing actions based on research.

Student achievement outcome data

Practical Nursing Certificate Program

2013–14

2014–15

2015–16

2016–17

Students Completing the Practical Nursing Certificate Program

26

19

16

 40

1st Time Pass Rate on NCLEX-PN Licensure Exam

100%
(27/27)

95%
(18/19)

100%
(16/16)

100%
(40/40) 

Graduates obtaining a job

100%

100%

100%

100% 

PN NCLEX Pass Rate State Board .PDF

The Practical Nurse Certificate (PNC) program is accredited by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN). The next evaluation will be Spring 2022.

Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN)
3343 Peachtree Road NE
Suite 850
Atlanta, GA 30326
Phone: 404.975.5000
Fax: 404.975.5020

Nursing Program approved by:
Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation
320 West Washington
Springfield, IL 62786