Nursing Students - medications

Practical Nurse (LPN)

The Practical Nurse program is approved by the Kansas State Board of Nursing.

Program Options

  • Day Program - divided into two semesters and is completed in 10 months.
  • Evening/Weekend Program - has the same curriculum as the day program and is completed over 19 months.
  • IV Therapy for LPNs - This course meets the Kansas requirements for nurses seeking certification in IV therapy.

Health Occupations Office

Olathe Health Education Center - OHEC
21201 W. 152nd St.
Olathe, KS 66061

913-469-2350
Jane Zaccardi

What We Offer

  • Foundations of Nursing
  • Medical/Surgical Nursing
  • Gerontological Nursing
  • Maternal/Child Nursing
  • Mental Health
  • Pharmacology
  • Significant features of the practical nurse programs include:
  • 495 hours of lab/clinical (8:1 instructor-student ratio)
  • Simulated experience with latest equipment 
  • Job opportunities in a variety of settings
  • Career mobility – articulation with all nursing programs in Kansas; once licensed, may apply for endorsement in other states
  • Excellent reputation

Healthcare Simulation Center

Healthcare Simulation Center
Healthcare Simulation Center - JCCC's state-of-the-art learning environment.