Antelope Valley College

Nursing Programs

The program is offered in four semesters after enrollment in the first nursing course. Students will require a minimum of three more semesters to complete the pre-requisites for admission to the program.

The ADN program allows students the opportunity to sit for the national licensure examinations as well as serving as a bridge to acquire an advanced degree in nursing.

The curriculum at Antelope Valley College is a rigorous program which comprises of theoretical knowledge and clinical practice.

Admission Requirements:

  • Official High school transcript or GED
  • Physical examination for communicable diseases and other impairments
  • Pre-requisite courses completed with a ‘C’ grade or higher 
  • Minimum GPA of 2.4 for all college courses taken

Students accepted into the program will be required to purchase personal liability insurance and submit to a drug test and a criminal background check.

The Antelope Valley Associate Degree Nursing program is approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing.

State board of nursing approval: Fully Approved
Average NCLEX PN passrate (3 years): 65.33%
Average number of students tested annually: 19
Program accreditations: Not Accredited
Available Study Options
Fulltime Parttime On Campus Online Hybrid Weekend Evening

NCLEX PN Passrate History

Annual NCLEX PN passrate data and the number of students who took the exam at Antelope Valley College as reported by California state board of nursing.

Passrate (%)
Year Students Tested School National Avg
2012 11 64 71.45
2011 16 75 88.22
2010 30 57 87.53
2009 24 46 88.47
2008 22 86 87.58
2007 24 88 85.88
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State board of nursing approval: Fully Approved
Average NCLEX RN passrate (3 years): 90.25%
Average number of students tested annually: 125
Program accreditations: Not Accredited
Available Study Options
Fulltime Parttime On Campus Online Hybrid Weekend Evening

NCLEX RN Passrate History

Annual NCLEX RN passrate data and the number of students who took the exam at Antelope Valley College as reported by California state board of nursing.

Passrate (%)
Year Students Tested School National Avg
2012 105 90.48 71.45
2011 140 85.71 88.22
2010 129 94.57 87.53
2009 129 89.92 88.47
2008 156 82.69 87.58
2007 78 94.87 85.88
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Accreditations

Institutional Accreditation
Western Association of Schools and Colleges, Accrediting Commission for Community and Junior Colleges
01/01/1952 - Current

Overview

Campus LocaleSuburb: Large
Student to Faculty Ratio23:1
Open AdmissionYes
Religious Affiliation -
Level4 year
OwnershipPublic
Business ModelNot for Profit
On Campus Housing-
Retention Rate-

Admissions

100%

Acceptance Rate

Cost

$4,646

Average Net Price/year
Net Price by Family Income
Less than 30k$2,957
30k to 48k$3,594
48k to 75k$5,714
75k to 110k$7,056
Over 110k$9,421
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Financial Aid & Loan

80%

Recipients

$3,101

Average Amount

Any grant or scholarship aid

49%

Recipients

$3,304

Average Amount

Pell grants

9%

Recipients

$4,225

Average Amount

Federal Student Loans

Students

14,105

Undergrads

0

Graduates

8,426

Women

5,679

Men

29%

Full-time

71%

Par-time

Ethnic Diversity
Hispanic
52%
White
21%
Black/African American
17%
Two or more races
4%
Asian
3%
Race/ethnicity unknown
1%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
0%
American Indian or Alaska Native
0%
Non-resident alien
0%

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Antelope Valley College
3041 West Ave K
Lancaster, CA 93536
(661) 722-6300
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