College of Nursing and Health Sciences

Practical Nursing Program: Brevet Pratique in Nursing (BPN)

Due to the pressing needs for nurses prepared at the technical level at Makassed General Hospital, and the need for this category of nurses in private and public Lebanese hospitals, the College offers the official Practical Nursing Program. Graduates of this program are prepared to sit for the official exams of the Ministry of Education, and are licensed to practice Nursing based upon their success in these exams.

Duration: 11 Months

Academic Pre-requisite: Ninth grade school certificate

Language of instruction: Arabic

Fields of work: Hospital and other health care facilities and/or continuing education to earn the Technical Baccalaureate (BT) then the Bachelor degree in Nursing.