LPN Program



There are 4 levels in the LPN program:

      Level 1: 11 weeks     Level 2: 12 weeks     Level 3: 11 weeks     Level 4: 12 weeks

Program Schedule

Students complete the CSPN LPN program in 46-weeks.

The practical nursing program is 4 days per week, daytime only. The program is not offered on weekends. Students have 1 day of in-person didactic instruction and one day of virtual didactic instruction.  The clinical experience is 2 days per week and may involve any of the following modalities (Vsim, on-site clinical laboratory, and/or off-site community clinical) per week.

Classroom instruction is held from 8:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Clinicals are held approximately from 6:45 AM to 4:00 PM.

Level 1 and Level 2 classes and clinical sessions are held Monday – Thursday.
Level 3 and Level 4 classes and clinical sessions are held Tuesday – Friday.

Individuals with military experience and training will have credentials assessed individually for awarding of advanced placement credit(s).

CSPN is a full-time, daytime, blended (hybrid model of both in-person and online) LPN program. The Executive Director reserves the right to blend online coursework with in-person learning.  CSPN will follow all COVID-19 mandates generated by the Center for Disease Control (CDC), the Ohio Department of Health (ODH) and the Cuyahoga County Board of Health (CCBOH).

School Catalog

Catalog September 2023

Statistical Data

Statistical Data

Did you know?

CSPN was the first licensed practical nursing program in Ohio and was one of the first programs of its kind in the entire country. Read more.

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