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Congratulations to our Practical Nursing faculty and to our Allied Health Coordinator, Laura Travis! According to, our program has been ranked 4th best in their 2017 Best LPN Programs in Tennessee. Here is how they describe the rankings:

Tennessee has almost 20 approved nursing programs offering the required curriculum for licensure. These programs are made of private nursing schools, community colleges, and vocational high schools in both large and small cities across the state. Over the last few years, we've been collecting data from NCLEX-PN testing. We've compiled a ranked list of the top 5 LPN schools in the state of Tennessee.

Here is a link to the full list:

TCAT Dickson Practical Nursing faculty includes:

Full Time

  • Loretta Bruce
  • Tarah Harrington
  • Teresa Kinney
  • Larry Lafferty
  • Stephanie Murphy
  • Kathy Sugg



  • Gladys Anderson
  • Angela Burns
  • Sherri Halchak
  • Gina Patalano

TCAT Dickson is proud of your accomplishments to prepare graduates for successful nursing careers.