Practical Nurse

Practical Nurse program

The purpose of the Practical Nurse (PN) program at Davis Technical College is to prepare the graduate to function at the first educational level of nursing, the Licensed Practical Nurse, in a multitude of healthcare settings. Graduates will also be prepared to directly move into the next educational level of nursing: the Associate Degree. Classroom theory is provided concurrently with a variety of clinical practice situations. 

The Practical Nurse program at Davis Tech is accredited through the ACEN, Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing, Inc. Information regarding accreditation can be obtained at:

ACEN, Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing, Inc
3343 Peachtree Road NE, Suite 500
Atlanta, GA 30326

Have questions? Contact the Pre-Admissions Advisor at 801-593-2341 or to find out more about getting started in the Davis Tech's Practical Nurse program.

ACEN Student Outcomes for Academic Year 2015-2016

  • Licensure examination pass rate for all first-time test takers: 98.77%
  • Program completion rate: 94.2%
  • Job placement rate: 100%

Program Cost
$2,604.00 (Tuition and Student/Program Fees. Some courses may require additional fees.)
$2,088.47 (Estimated books and Materials) *
Program Length
900 hours (10 months)
Main Campus

Application Dates:

Open Dates

Close Dates

Class Starts:

May 02, 2018

June 13, 2018

October 09, 2018

September 05, 2018

October 17, 2018

February 07, 2019

(* NOTE: Cost of books and supplies are based on Davis Tech’s bookstore prices at the time of publication. All prices are subject to change.)
Adult College Admission Fee
Tuition and Fees
Adult Tuition: Details
Books and Supplies
Certificate Processing Fee
Pell Grants
Davis Tech Credentials
Davis Tech Certificate of Program Completion
Industry Certifications
The Davis Tech Practical Nurse program provides students with the necessary skills to begin employment in their selected field. Students who complete their program will be prepared to take the tests for the following certifications:
Licensed Practical Nurse
Placement Rates
Licensure Rates
Utah Wages
Low Median High
$15.53 $20.00 $28.17
Utah Job Outlook and Work Requirements
Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses
High School
  1. Review the program Admissions Requirements and Frequently Asked Questions
  2. Complete and submit the Practical Nurse Program Application during the following application dates:
    • May 02, 2018 - June 13, 2018 (Class begins: October 09, 2018)
    • September 05, 2018 - October 17, 2018 (Class begins: February 07, 2019)
  3. If you are accepted into the Practical Nurse program, complete the Davis Tech Admissions process:
  4. Review post-admission requirements and bring an official transcript to The Davis Tech Nursing Office of classes completed.