Lake Washington Institute of Technology

College Type: Four or more years, Public

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ADN Program

The Lake Washington Institute of Technology Nursing program prepares students for entry level positions in nursing. The program prepares students to sit for the National Licensure Examination to be licensed as a Registered Nurse.

There is a competitive and formal admissions process for entry into the ADN program. The number of application is usually more than the number of students that can be accepted in each enrollment period, therefore the program will evaluate applications to select the best candidates.

Admission Requirements:

  • Official Transcripts for previous education
  • Complete pre-requisite courses
  • References
  • TEAS Nursing Exam

Applications to the program will be accepted three times every for admission in the fall, winter and spring quarters. The application deadline for the fall quarter is the April before, the deadline for admission in the winter quarter is October and the deadline for the spring quarter is January.

Complete applications will be reviewed by an evaluation committee. All applicants will be notified of the status of their application by mail as soon as possible.

Students entering into the program are required to submit proof of physical examination, documentation of immunizations series, current CPR certification, submit to criminal background check before enrollment in their classes.

State board of nursing approval: Fully Approved
Average NCLEX RN passrate (3 years): 93.94%
Average number of students tested annually: 72
Program accreditations: Not Accredited
Available Study Options
Fulltime Parttime On Campus Online Hybrid Weekend Evening

School's NCLEX RN Passrate History

Annual NCLEX RN passrate data and the number of students who took the exam at Lake Washington Institute of Technology as reported by Washington state board of nursing.

Passrate (%)
Year Students Tested School National Avg
2012 52 94.23 92.83
2011 90 95.6 90.32
2010 73 92 89.66
2009 81 90 90.11
2008 47 98 88.28
2007 53 86.8 87.91
2006 39 82 91.59

LPN Program

The Lake Washington Institute of Technology Nursing Program offers an AAS-T degree to prepare students for the nursing profession. The curriculum is designed to offer an academically challenging and technically advanced training.

Graduates from the program are eligible to apply to sit for the National Council Licensure Examination.

Admission Programs:

  1. Complete application for admission
  2. Complete pre-requisite courses (All science pre-requisites must have been taken in the seven years prior to enrollment)
  3. Minimum GPA of 3.8
  4. Pre-admission Entrance Test Scores (TEAS)
  5. Professional Recommendations
  6. Criminal Background Check

The admission processes for the program are competitive with more applications received than there are seats available. Applications will be reviewed on the basis of grade scored in pre-requisite courses, references, prior education, work experience and scores on the TEAS exam.

Applications to the program are accepted three times every year. Applications for admission in the fall quarter are in April and applications for admission in the winter quarter are accepted in October. Applicants seeking enrollment in the spring quarter need to apply in January.

The evaluation committee in charge of reviewing the applications will forward final selection letters to all applicants who submitted complete applications as to the final decision reached. 

 
 

 

State board of nursing approval: Fully Approved
Average NCLEX PN passrate (3 years): 91.34%
Average number of students tested annually: 35
Program accreditations: Not Accredited
Available Study Options
Fulltime Parttime On Campus Online Hybrid Weekend Evening

School's NCLEX PN Passrate History

Annual NCLEX PN passrate data and the number of students who took the exam at Lake Washington Institute of Technology as reported by Washington state board of nursing.

Passrate (%)
Year Students Tested School National Avg
2012 26 92.31 92.83
2011 39 89.7 90.32
2010 38 92 89.66
2009 28 86 90.11
2008 28 96 88.28
2007 18 100 87.91

Lake Washington Institute of Technology
11605 132nd Ave NE
Kirkland, WA 98034