Unitek College - Sacramento

College Type: Less than 2 years (below associate), Private for-profit


LPN Program

Unitek College offers certificate and associate degree programs in Vocational Nursing. The 11 month Vocational Nursing Certificate Program covers clinical and theory components to prepare graduates to take the NCLEX-PN licensing exam, and work as a generalist Licensed Vocational Nurse (LVN). All Unitek College pre-licensure Vocational Nursing students complete clinical rotations at a healthcare facility as a part of their curriculum.

Educational objectives include: collaborating effectively with clients, families, and health care teams to provide holistic care; assisting in the formulation of a problem-solving approach to deliver basic nursing care to clients; and coordinating patient care with other members of a health care team within the standards of practice.

Unitek College's campuses are accredited by the Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges (ACCSC), an accrediting agency recognized by the United States Department of Education. 

Unitek College also offers a RN to BSN program which is  accredited by Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE).

State board of nursing approval: Fully Approved
Average NCLEX PN passrate (3 years): 78.33%
Average number of students tested annually: 68
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 Unitek College - Sacramento as reported by California state board of nursing.

Passrate (%)
Year Students Tested School National Avg
2012 45 73 71.45
2011 88 88 88.22
2010 70 74 87.53
2009 95 86 88.47
2008 44 82 87.58
Unitek College - Sacramento
1111 Howe Avenue #300
Sacramento, CA 95825