Jacksonville State University: Empowering exemplary nurses to care for anyone, anytime, anywhere.

About Nursing Practicum

Practicum is designed to support success on the National Council Licensure Examination (NCLEX) and enhance the transition from the student role to a practicing registered nurse. Jacksonville State University is excited to collaborate with external agencies in the preparation of future generations of registered nurses.
Student Responsibilities

Student Responsibilities

The student should meet with the preceptor to review and complete the required documents. Together they will review the objectives of the practicum and develop a schedule of planned dates to precept.

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Preceptor

Preceptor Responsibilities

The preceptor should be familiar with the objectives of the practicum. The student’s identified areas of competency and areas of needed experience will serve as a guide for the preceptor during the practicum experience.

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Evaluation

Evaluation

Preceptors are considered to be expert role models who are willing to share their knowledge and clinical experience utilizing effective learning strategies. Preceptors provide helpful feedback to students and faculty.

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Documents

Documents

Documents to be completed and submitted prior to beginning clinical hours.

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Contact

Contact

Jacksonville State University Department of Nursing Faculty

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Testimonials

Testimonials

Hear from JSU Nursing Students and Preceptors

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