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Route 3 Box 43-C, Clarksburg, WV 26301   |   (304)326-7580



United Technical Center
School of Practical Nursing

251 Marietta Street

Clarksburg, WV  26301-6313

304-326-7583 or 304-326-7591  



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UTC Mission Statement   

United Technical Center will provide rigorous and relevant career and technical education which allows students to succeed and achieve to their highest potential in the workforce of the 21st Century.

The following information is provided to assist you with application to the Program. Please feel free to call us if you have questions. 

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  UTC School of Practical Nursing is fully accredited by the West Virginia State Board of Examiners for LPNs and NCA.

Collectively, our faculty have over 48 years of teaching expertise.

Monica Iaquinta, RN, MSN, MS

Pamela Nussear, RN, BSN

Jennifer Hlusko, RN, BSN, MSN


General Program Information

United Technical Center School of Practical Nursing is a 12 month program of study including classroom theory and clinical experiences. The clinical rotations include hospitals, nursing homes, clinics, physician's offices, and corrections. Upon graduation, students are eligible to take the licensing exam called NCLEX-PN-CAT. To date, the Program has consistently had 99.9% passage on the licensing exam on first attempts since 1966, when the school was opened. Employment opportunities remain strong with options in nursing homes, clinics, hospitals, corrections, and others. Within 3 months of graduation, 100% of graduates are working in the health care industry. 


Application Process

*Call UTC at 304-326-7583 and request an application. See link: PN(1).rtf

*Complete and return the application to UTC.

*UTC will schedule you for the TEAS V pre-entrance test.

*To purchase a study guide for the test, see the website:

*UTC will schedule you for an inteview if you qualify.

*Submit transcripts and letters of references.

*After selection is made, a background check is needed.

*If accepted, students need a medical/dental exam, lab studies, and vaccines.

*For other qualifications, see the links provided: Web pdf.pdf Brochure pdf.pdf


Financial Information

  The cost of tuition is $3200.00 for the year.

 Other expenses include textbooks, uniforms, supplies, and equipment.

   Later in the year, there are fees for graduation and the licensing test.

   Financial aid is available. Contact 304-326-7584 for more information.

 For a detailed list of expenses for the 2014-2015 school year, see the links:

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Courses of Study

Medical Terminology (prerequisite online)

Math for Medications (offered prior to entry in the evening)

Computers in Nursing

Fundamentals of Nursing I and II

Anatomy and Physiology

Social Sciences I and II


Geriatrics I and II


Pediatric Nursing

Maternal Child Nursing

Psychiatric Nursing

Medical Surgical Nursing



For details about the Program policies and standards, see the link:






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