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Licensed Practitioner Nurse Program

The Practical Nursing program at Snow College at the Richfield Campus located in Richfield, Utah is accredited by the:  Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing Inc. (ACEN).
3390 Peachtree Road NE, Suite 1400
Atlanta, Georgia 30326
(404) 975-5000


The most recent accreditation decision made by the ACEN Board of Commissioners for the Practical Nursing program is Continuing Accreditation.

Practical Nursing Mission Statement

The mission statement for the Practical Nursing program is three fold:

  1. To educate Practical Nursing students to be competent, caring nurses.
  2. Inspire students to commit to innovative lifelong learning.
  3. Encourage students to serve the community and the patients they care for.

Core Theme #1:  Tradition of Excellence 

Goal:  Nursing staff will educate students in the history of nursing and the advances of medicine that will empower students to achieve LPN licensure and job placement in the medical field.

Core Theme #2:  Culture of Innovation 

Goal:  Nursing Staff will encourage students to use innovative initiatives that will encourage critical thinking and a desire for life-long learning.

Core Them #3:  Atmosphere of Engagement 

Goal:  Nursing staff will create opportunities locally or globally, to engage students in service to the surrounding community and their patients.


  2018 2019 2020
NCLEX Pass Rate 96.9% 95.1% 95.4%
Job Placement 70% 76% 57%
Continuing Education 88% 83% 97%
Graduation 94% 95% 96%