Apollo Career Center

Lima, OH 45806

Apollo Career Center is located in Lima, Ohio. This career center serves both high school students and adults in the community. Students will be able to pursue various skilled trades to further their career prospects. There are also online classes for busy adults who have problems making it to the campus to take courses. There are many long-term and short-term programs. With more than 30 course programs available, this is a school that can help just about anyone find a lucrative new career path that makes sense.

The nursing program at the Apollo Career Center is among the most popular options that students sign up for. Students will be able to pursue the licensed practical nurse course at this school and will have great results. The course is designed to be completed in 11 months. There will be both classroom experiences and clinical experiences when taking this course as well as a number of hands-on lab experiences. Successful graduates of this practical nursing program will receive a diploma and will be eligible to take the NCLEX-PN licensure exam. The Apollo School of Practical Nursing has the approval of the Ohio State Board of Nursing and is accredited by the Council on Occupational Education.


Campus LocaleSmall Suburb
Campus SizeSmall
Student to Faculty Ratio2:1
Is Admission OpenYes
Religious Affiliation -
LevelLess than two year
On Campus Housing-
Retention Rate68%

Nursing Programs Offered

Nursing Programs Graduates (2017-2018 academic year)

Number of Graduates
Degree type Men Women
Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years 4 31
Certificate 14 212
Average NCLEX pass rate
  • NCLEX-PN: 81.6%

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Institutional Accreditations
Council on Occupational Education
06/29/2013 - Current



Acceptance Rate
The college has an open admission policy. However each nursing program might have its own admission criteria (such as: TEAS score, HESI A2 score, nursing prerequisites GPA, etc).

Application fee
Undergrads $30
Graduates --

Cost to Attend

No Info Available

Financial Aid

In 2017-2018 academic year, 59% of Apollo Career Center's students received financial aid. Below is the breakdown of the financial aid provided to students.

Students Receiving Aid Average Amount/Student
Pell Grant 42% $4,236
Other Federal Grant 17% $4,134
State Grant & Scholarships 2% $5,160
Institutional Grant & Scholarships 3% $875
Federal Student Loans 28% $5,848
Private Loans 8% $4,550


Average Net Price/year
The average net price is calculated by subtracting the average amount of financial aid received by students from the total cost of attendance.
Average Net Price by Family Income
Less than $30,000$3,504
$30,001 to $48,000$6,707
$48,001 to $75,000$6,505
$75,001 to $110,000$11,629
Over $110,000--

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Student Population













Ethnic Diversity
Black/African American
Race/ethnicity unknown
Two or more races
Non-resident alien
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander

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William K. Schubert Minority Nursing Scholarship

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Data source: https://nces.ed.gov (2017-2018 colleges survey) and Ohio state board of nursing.

Apollo Career Center
3325 Shawnee Rd
Lima, OH 45806

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