Looking for a Nursing Program in Columbus?

With the Columbus School of Practical Nursing, you can become a Licensed Practical Nurse in a little over a year.

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Our Practical Nursing Program in Columbus will kick-start your career!

LPNs are in demand in Ohio and across the country.

Licensed Practical Nurses make great money and can advance their careers through future training and education.

  • The average LPN salary in Ohio is $44,000 per year depending on the position*
  • LPNs have opportunities to work in a variety of settings with home healthcare and nursing home facilities being the fastest growing sources of employment*
  • LPNs assume a wide range of responsibilities, making a difference in patients’ lives
  • LPNs provide valuable support to RNs and healthcare teams

Why Choose Our 12-Month Program

  • Affordable tuition - $15,000 for the entire program, excluding books and supplies
  • No prerequisite courses
  • Convenient daytime program
  • Easy to apply, no waiting list
  • Expert nursing faculty who provide individual and group support
  • Diverse clinical experiences to gain competency in nursing skills
  • A long tradition of excellence in nursing education – 65 years!
  • Financial aid is available for those who qualify
  • Flexible payment plans
  • High graduation rate – More than 80% of our students complete the program
  • Outstanding graduate success on the state board examination
  • Excellent employer satisfaction with graduates
  • Diverse group of adult learners
  • Three convenient start dates each year
  • Resume building, job seeking advice
  • Nationally accredited by the Council on Occupational Education, and approved by the Ohio Board of Nursing and the Ohio Department of Higher Education

Our Course Dates

Get the knowledge, training and skills needed to help you land a rewarding job in the healthcare field.


12-month program


12-month program


12-month program

Application Due - October 16, 2020

Start Date - November 30, 2020

End Date - November, 2021

Application Due - March 12, 2021

Start Date - April 12, 2021

End Date - April, 2022

Application Due - July 9, 2021

Start Date - August 9, 2021

End Date - August, 2022

What Students Are Saying

If you’d like to become part an outstanding nursing program that’s affordable and does not require prerequisite courses, read below.
Michele Banks

“The teachers really go above and beyond. Help is always available.”

Michele Banks
Sadiat Raji

“It will be rewarding to care for those in need and becoming a nurse will also help me secure my financial future.”

Sadiat Raji
Tiasha Jackson

“I really like the hands-on experience and feel that I will be well-prepared to take the state board exam.”

Tiasha Jackson


  • Financial aid for nursing students is available to those who qualify
  • Payment plans are also available
  • $15,900 for 12-month program

Where We Are

Searching for the right nursing school in Columbus? We are conveniently located at the Hudson Community Education Center, 2323 Lexington Avenue, Columbus, Ohio 43211.

Getting Here.

Hudson Community Education Center
2323 Lexington Avenue
Columbus, OH 43211

Call (380) 997-7617

to secure your space in our Practical Nursing Program. Or visit https://www.ccsoh.us/Page/2202 for complete program and entrance test information.