Adult LPN student Adela Bilalic in a lab

The countdown continues to apply for our next full-time and part-time Adult Practical Nursing classes, and we’re counting down by highlighting current students!

As of May 6, there are 26 days left to apply for the Adult LPN Program full-time class and 84 days left to apply for the part-time classes. But space is limited, and time is of the essence, so apply now!

To schedule your entrance exam and start the application process, call 315-867-2206. For more info, click here.  

Adult LPN Program Student Spotlight:  

Name: Adela Bilalic  

Class: Full-time  

Where do you live: Utica  

Tell us about your family: I live with my boyfriend. We have two boys together. They are 11 and 4 years old.  

Tell us about your past work experience: I have been a CNA for 14 years.  

Why do you want to be a nurse? Being a CNA for a while, I wanted to do more and different things in the medical field. I also enjoy helping people and making them feel better.  

Why did you pick this program? I have heard a lot of great things about this program and teachers from past students that I am friends with.  

What do you find most challenging? Virtual lab so far, but it is a great learning experience.  

What do you find most rewarding? Learning different aspects of nursing. Also when the teachers acknowledge improvement.  

What do you want to do after nursing school? Most likely be a pediatric nurse.