Nursing Program Offers Careers to Meet Demand for Healthcare Workers
January 28, 2015
Healthcare workers are among the top three fastest growing occupations in the country. Thousands of adults have graduated from the PWCS Practical Nursing program at Osbourn Park High School prepared for a professional career in nursing. Apply now for the 2015 session starting in September.
Admission is open to high school seniors and adults in Prince William County, Manassas City, Manassas Park, and surrounding counties. Current juniors who apply now to participate can have a professional career only nine months after graduation; adults can complete the program in 18 months, in two nine-month sessions.
The application period ends March 15. Contact Tammy Dean, program director, at 703.365.6692 or go to http://nursing.departments.pwcs.edu for an application.
The Practical Nursing program prepares the student to be a valuable member of a healthcare team, working under the supervision of a physician or a registered nurse. The PWCS program has one of the highest Nursing Board pass rates in Northern Virginia for licensed practical nurses.