Practical Nurse

Practical Nurse program

The purpose of the Practical Nurse Program in Utah at the Davis Applied Technology College is to prepare the graduate to function at the first level of nursing in a multitude of health care settings. Classroom theory is provided concurrently with a variety of clinical practice situations. Graduates will also be prepared to move directly into the next educational level of nursing school, the Associate Degree.

The Practical Nurse program in Utah 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 DATC's Practical Nurse program.

Program Length
900 hours (10 months)
Davis Applied Technology College - Main Campus
Application Schedule

Application Schedule: Practical Nurse

Training Start
Applications Open
Applications Close
Class Starts
Next Application
August 01, 2014
October 15, 2014
May 2015 (Summer)
Estimated Cost
Refer to Gainful Employment Disclosures
Adult College Admission Fee
Tuition and Fees
Adult Tuition: Details
Books and Supplies
Certificate Processing Fee
Pell Grants

DATC Credentials

DATC Certificate of Program Completion

Industry Licensure

Utah Division of Professional Licensing (DOPL)
Licensed Practical Nurse
Placement Rates
Utah Wage
$14.30 - $37.75
Utah Job Outlook
Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses
Work Requirements
29-2061.00 - Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses
College Credit
  1. Review the program Admissions Requirements and Frequently Asked Questions
  2. Complete and submit the Practical Nurse Program Application during the following application dates:
    • August 1, 2014 - October 15, 2014 (to begin May 2015)
  3. If you are accepted into the Practical Nurse program, complete the DATC Admissions process:
  4. Review post-admission requirements and bring an official transcript to the DATC Nursing Office of classes completed.