KTC Graduates Fifteen From Practical Nursing Program
Fifteen Practical Nursing Students from Kiamichi Technology Center in McAlester will graduate at the S. Arch Auditorium in McAlester on Thursday June 8, 2017 at 1:00 p.m. According to program instructors, Rebecca Dixon and Sheila Jackson, The Practical Nursing Class is an 11 month program, where students compile 1,508 hours of class time and clinical hours. Students attend classes Monday-Friday for 11 months and must pass a rigorous exam in order to graduate.
Guest Speaker for the graduation program is Kevin Priddle, Vice Chairman of the McAlester Regional Health Center Foundation and the former mayor of McAlester.
The nursing profession is growing at a faster than average pace due to an ever increasing aging population. The need for nurses continues to grow throughout Oklahoma and the United States.
The next Practical Nursing Program begins on July 12, 2017 and will continue for 11 months until June of 2018.
More information about the Practical Nursing Program can be obtained by contacting Jeannie Horn at
426-0940 or 1-888-567-6630.
Pictured Front Row L-R: Kassey Walker, April Shelton, Sabrina Rocha, Landi Frazier, Ashley Trigg, Jamie Billy.
Pictured Back Row L-R: Billy Ford, Aimi Lewsaw, Cayden Martin, Penny Amason, Luci Palmer, Samantha Lambert, Brandi Crosby, Natalie Hensley, Kyle Dunkin.