TCAT-Newbern offers three (3) Practical Nursing programs to better suit the needs of potential students.
- Union City Campus—12 month daytime Practical Nursing program that begins in May every year.
- Newbern Main Campus—12 month daytime Practical Nursing program that begins in September every year.
- Newbern Main Campus—18 month evening & weekend Practical Nursing program tailored to working individuals. Class meets on Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday evenings AND on Saturdays. Please call 731-627-2511 to see when the next evening/weekend program begins.
|Time Commitment||Full Time|
|Typical Program Length||12 Months|
|Class Type||Day, Night|
Applicants will be provided with a Four Rivers Regional Nursing Application packet after passing the HESI Exam. All applicants must also complete a TCAT-Newbern application at https://tcatnewbern.edu/future-students/admissions.
204 South 2nd Street
Union City, TN 38261
340 Washington St
Newbern, TN 38059
Provide basic patient care under direction of nursing staff. Perform duties such as feed, bathe, dress, groom, or move patients, or change linens. May transfer or transport patients. Includes nursing care attendants, nursing aides, and nursing attendants.
Bright Outlook: Yes
Currently employed in the area: 31,360
Current job openings per year: 4,490