EPSLO's / Goals


End-of-Program LPN Student Learning Outcomes/Goals

Students can expect to achieve the following learning outcomes when earning a certificate in Practical Nursing from SVCC:

 Patient Centered Care:

Demonstrate respect for the diversity of patients, families, and communities.


Demonstrate safe, competent nursing care as part of the interdisciplinary healthcare team.

Evidenced Based Practice:  

Implement current evidence-based knowledge into practice.

Quality Improvement:

Apply the systems and policies that are essential in the delivery of healthcare.

Teamwork and Collaboration: 

Participate in healthcare delivery to achieve quality individual, family and community outcomes.


Utilize technology as a tool for communication and documentation of patient care.


Adhere to professional ethical and legal healthcare management principles.