News Release


NCMC LPN Programs Rank Top Ten in Missouri

May 19, 2017

North Central Missouri College LPN nursing programs have been ranked in the top ten out of 44 programs analyzed in the state by the site The site compiled a list of the top 20 nursing programs in its 2017 Best LPN Programs in Missouri findings which NCMC ranked #3 (Bethany site) and #5 (Trenton site) out of all 44 programs evaluated

The site assessed LPN programs on several factors that represent how well a program supports students towards licensure and beyond including NCLEX-PN pass rates. The goal of this ranking is to give students transparency in regards to nursing programs across the state. You can learn more about the ranking methodology here

“NCMC nursing programs continue to strive to do our best in providing a solid education to prepare students for the workforce,” stated Brooke McAtee, Dean of Nursing and Health Sciences. “Faculty and staff within the nursing department are dedicated to ensuring student success and providing our local healthcare institutions with safe, competent, and caring nurses.  We thank for recognizing our continued hard work and dedication identifying NCMC practical nursing programs as the top programs in the state.”

To learn more about NCMC’s LPN program, visit or contact Brooke McAtee, Dean of Nursing and Health Sciences at 660-359-3948 x1310 or


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