If you are considering the high-demand field of health care, Donnelly’s Practical Nursing (PN) program is a great place to start.

Our PN certification program stands out because of its affordability and alternative class times (evenings/weekends), allowing you to work full-time while participating in the program.

Our program begins each January and August, with up to 25 students per group or cohort. Additionally, our program comprises 36 credit hours and takes 14-16 months to complete, depending on the start date.

The selection process is competitive, so learn more about our requirements and apply today

NEW DEADLINES: The application deadline is June 1 (for the August start) or November 1 (for the January start).  Return applications in person or by mail to Donnelly College Admissions Office: 608 North 18th Street, Kansas City, Kansas 66102.


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Need more information? Contact:

Penny Baylie, BSN, RN
Health Care Recruiter
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(913) 621-8723