LPN Programs in New Jersey

If you are looking for a program that can help you become a licensed practical nurse in New Jersey, then you are in luck. There are various colleges that now offer the Practical Nursing program in the state. Here are two out of the 38 available programs to choose from –

Essex County College

This public college is located at the center of Newark at the University Heights. The school has over 13,000 enrollees each year and a small portion of this population is comprised of the Practical Nursing students. This program is accredited by the New Jersey State Board of Nursing.

You need to study for 12 months to complete the Practical Nurse curriculum. There are 49 credit hours to complete which includes classes in anatomy, English, psychology, adult and child health; to name a few. ECC’s LPN program includes lab, clinical rotations and coursework. The Simulation Lab also plays a huge role in molding the students into the competent LPNs that they become.

Union County College

UCC was founded in 1933, hence, it is New Jersey’s oldest two-year college. The school offers both certificate and associate degree programs. There are 80 credit programs and continuing education. Those who opt for distance learning can join 12,000 more students who are already enjoying the perks of this mode of study.

UCC’s Practical Nursing diploma program is a four-semester curriculum that offers day, evening and weekend courses. The coursework centers on biology, psychology, health care and nursing fundamentals. General and specialized courses comprise the rest of the curriculum.       

Atlantic County Vocational Technical School

Atlantic County Vocational Technical School


5080 Atlantic Avenue
Mays Landing, NJ 08330
609-625-2249

AVTECH Institute of Technology

AVTECH Institute of Technology


50 Cragwood Road #350
South Plainfield, NJ 07080
908-222-2833

Brooks Alternative Tech School

Brooks Alternative Tech School


701 North Black Horse Pike
Runnemede, NJ 08078
856-939-8300

Burlington County College

Burlington County College


601 Pemberton-Browns Mills Road
Pemberton, NJ 08068
(609) 894-9311

Camden County College

Camden County College


College Drive
Blackwood, NJ 08012
(856) 227-7200

Cape May County Technical School

Cape May County Technical School


188 County Highway 609
Cape May Court House, NJ 08210
609-465-2161

Center for Advanced Training and Studies

Center for Advanced Training and Studies


50 South Center Street
Orange, NJ 07050
973-414-0116

Cumberland County College

Cumberland County College


3322 College Drive
Vineland, NJ 08362
(856) 691-8600

Dover Business College

Dover Business College


600 Getty Avenue
Clifton, NJ 07011
(973) 546-0123 x1111

Essex County College

Essex County College


303 University Ave
Newark, NJ 07102
(973) 877-3000

J. Riggs Adult Education Center

J. Riggs Adult Education Center


1656 Kaighn Avenue
Camden, NJ 08103
856-966-2479

Lincoln Technical Institute - Edison

Lincoln Technical Institute - Edison


1697 Oak Tree Road
Edison, NJ 08820
(732) 548-8798 x4211

Lincoln Technical Institute - Moorestown

Lincoln Technical Institute - Moorestown


308 Route 38 W
Moorestown, NJ 08057
(856) 722-9333 x4220

Lincoln Technical Institute - Paramus

Lincoln Technical Institute - Paramus


240 Bergen Town Center
Paramus, NJ 07652
(201) 845-6868

Mercer County Technical School Health Career Center

Mercer County Technical School Health Career Center


1070 Klockner Road
Trenton, NJ 08619
609-587-3304

Merit Technical Institute

Merit Technical Institute


620 Essex Street, 2nd Floor
Harrison, NJ 07029
973-484-0276

Middlesex County College

Middlesex County College


2600 Woodbridge Avenue
Edison, NJ 08818
(732) 548-6000

Morris County Vocational School District

Morris County Vocational School District


400 E Main St
Denville, NJ 07834
(973) 627-4600

New Community Corporation

New Community Corporation


233 West Market Street
Newark, NJ 07103
973-639-5634

Ocean County Vocational - Technical School

Ocean County Vocational - Technical School


137 Bey Lea Rd
Toms River, NJ 08753
(732) 473-3100 x3139

Passaic County Technical Institute

Passaic County Technical Institute


197 Hamburg Turnpike West
Toms River, NJ 08753
(973) 790-6000

Prism Career Institute - Cherry Hill

Prism Career Institute - Cherry Hill


3 Executive Campus Rt 70
Cherry Hill, NJ 08002
(856) 317-0100

Sierra Allied Health Academy

Sierra Allied Health Academy


120 West 7th Street
Plainfield, NJ 07060
908-753-2400

Somerset County Technology Institute

Somerset County Technology Institute


14 Vogt Drive
Bridgewater, NJ 08807
(908) 526-8900 x7353

Center for Allied Health & Nursing Education

Center for Allied Health & Nursing Education


387-389 Main St
Hackensack, NJ 07601
(201) 645-4222

Universal Training Institute

Universal Training Institute


174 Jefferson Street
Perth Amboy, NJ 08861
732-826-0155

Vineland Adult Education Center

Vineland Adult Education Center


610 E. Montrose Street
Vineland, NJ 08360
856-794-6943

Warren County Community College

Warren County Community College


475 Rte 57 W
Washington, NJ 07882
(908) 835-9222

Salem Community College

Salem Community College


460 Hollywood Avenue
Carneys Point, NJ 08069
(856) 299-2100

Metropolitan Learning Institute - Jersey City

Metropolitan Learning Institute - Jersey City


920 Bergen Avenue. 3rd Floor
Jersey City, NJ 07306

Holy Name Medical Center School of Nursing

Holy Name Medical Center School of Nursing


690 Teaneck Rd
Teaneck, NJ 07666
(201) 833-3374 x3374

Best Care Training Institute

Best Care Training Institute


68 South Harrison
East Orange, NJ 07018
(973) 673-3900

Eastwick College

Eastwick College

Evening
10 South Franklin Turnpike
Ramsey, NJ 07446
(201) 327-8877

Hudson County Community College

Hudson County Community College


70 Sip Avenue
Jersey City, NJ 07306
(201) 714-7100

Monmouth County Vocational School District

Monmouth County Vocational School District


105 Neptune Boulevard
Neptune, NJ 07753
(732) 431-7944

Union County College

Union County College


1033 Springfield Ave
Cranford, NJ 07016
(908) 709-7000