The FKCC nursing program, approved by the Florida
Board of Nursing, is designed to provide individuals
with the intellectual and technical competence
necessary to deliver quality care as registered nurses
in the diverse healthcare delivery system of today’s
society. FKCC’s instructional staff are dedicated to
working collaboratively with students to promote
achievement of individual academic success and
enter the field of nursing as qualified clinicians.
is awarded upon completion of the twenty-two
month generic RN program. The FKCC nursing
program graduate is then eligible to apply for the
state licensing exam. Successful completion of the
NCLEX-RN exam grants licensure for an individual to
work within the established guidelines as defined
by the scope of practice for a registered nurse. FKCC
proudly boasts that 100% of the graduates of the last
several nursing classes passed the NCLEX-RN.
students with the skills, experience, and confidence to
become a hero. In just one semester of study, students
will have the foundation that will enable them to make
critical split-second decisions during any basic medical or
traumatic crisis. Students who successfully complete all
requirements will earn an
Applied Technology Diploma
and will be eligible to take the certification examination to
become an Emergency Medical Technician- Basic (EMT-B).
The EMT-B program is designed for both individuals who
wish to pursue a career in EMS as well as professionals who
For more information call the Department of Nursing and Allied Health at 305-809-3532 or email
currently work in emergency care, such as firefighters,
law enforcement officers, volunteer rescue personnel,
As an EMT-B, you may find employment in agencies
such as city/county EMS systems, private ambulance
services, hospitals, clinics, fire departments, air am-
bulance services, and hyperbaric chamber treatment
centers. In the state of Florida, a licensed physician,
dentist, or registered nurse may apply for certification
as a paramedic and challenge the paramedic examina-
tion provided he/she holds an EMT certificate, which is
current and in good standing.
Make a difference in the field of health care.
For more information call the Department of Nursing and Allied Health at 305-809-3264 or email
Applied Technical Diploma:
Allied Health Certificates
Certified Nursing Assistant Certificate
students for the Florida licensing examination to become
a Certified Nursing Assistant. Completers will be set to fill
entry level positions in the healthcare industry.
for the Florida Certification Board (FCB) exam. Passage of
the FCB exam allows you to work as a Certified Addictions
Professional or Certified Associate Addictions Professional.