The Hazard Community and Technical College Nursing Program December 2014 ADN (registered nursing) class received a 100 percent pass rate on the National Council Licensure Examination (NCLEX-RN).
NCLEX-RN is the national examination for the licensing of registered nurses in the United States. After completion of the nursing program requirements from a school of nursing, a graduate may take the NCLEX-RN and if successful become a licensed “registered” nurse. A registered nursing license is granted by a state upon successful completion of the NCLEX-RN.
The deadline to complete the application process to be admitted to the registered nursing program at HCTC is is Feb.1, 2016.
The college will also admit a practical nursing class in January 2016 and the deadline to complete the application process is July 1, 2015. Information about the registered nursing and practical nursing programs at HCTC are on the HCTC website under programs of study.
For more information, call Donna Combs, Nursing Program Coordinator, at 606-487-3103.