Bates Technical College
Tacoma, WA 98405
Located in Tacoma, Washington, Bates Technical College is a public institution that offers diploma and associate's degree programs, which can take 2 to 4 year to complete.
The institution is part of Washington State Board for Community and Technical Colleges that operates 10 campuses in Tacoma, Bellevue, Bellingham, Moses Lake, Bothell, Centralia, Vancouver, Lakewood, Pasco, Lynnwood.
Bates Technical College has an open admission/open enrollment policy. The only requirement for entrance is a high school diploma or equivalent (such as GED certificate).
Bates Technical College in-state tuition for academic year 2016-2017 was $3,656 and fees $945. Out-of-state tuition and fees for the same period were $9,063 and $945 respectively.
|Campus LocaleCity: Midsize|
|Student to Faculty Ratio17:1|
|Religious Affiliation -|
|Business ModelNot for Profit|
|On Campus Housing-|
Nursing Programs Offered
The Bates Technical College Nursing Program prepares students to enter the field of nursing in a range of healthcare settings. The program is approved by the Washington Nursing Care Quality Assurance Commission.
The program integrates clinical activities as part of the curriculum allowing students to acquire practical nursing experience under proper supervision at various healthcare settings.
Graduates from the program are eligible to apply to sit for the NCLEX PN exam to become LPN in the State of Washington.
Applicants to the nursing program are required to submit to the requirements of licensing bodies and clinical sites.
- High School diploma or GED equivalency certificate
- Submit to and pass a National and local criminal background check
- Proof of physical exam including medical and dental clearance
- Submit proof of clean drug screening
- Provide records of current immunization series
- Possess medical insurance covering illness and injury
- Possess current liability insurance coverage to the amount of 1 million dollars
- Current CPR certification for Health Care Providers
- HIV/AIDS Training covering seven hours
Applications are only processed if all pre-requisite courses have been. General education requirements will need to be complete before enrolling for nursing courses.
Nursing Programs Graduates - 2016-2017 academic year
|Program name||Degree type||Graduates|
|Nursing Assistant/Aide and Patient Care Assistant/Aide||Certificate||13|
|Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training||Associate's degree||60|
NCLEX-PN Passrate History
NCLEX-PN passrate history of Bates Technical College as reported by Washington state board of nursing.
Nearby Nursing Schools
The following schools are located within 200 miles radius from Bates Technical College
10.48 miles away
South Puget Sound Community College
27.61 miles away
Shoreline Community College
34.56 miles away
Edmonds Community College
39.42 miles away
Everett Community College
53.33 miles away
Lower Columbia College
80.01 miles away
Clatsop Community College
98.35 miles away
Wenatchee Valley College
99.55 miles away
Whatcom Community College
106.66 miles away
Mt Hood Community College
120.12 miles away
Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities|
06/01/1988 - Current
Cost (Net Price)
$3,913Average Net Price/year
Net Price by Family Income
|Less than 30k$3,990|
|30k to 48k$7,181|
|48k to 75k$9,611|
|75k to 110k$11,054|
Financial Aid & Loan
Students receiving any grant or scholarship aid
Students Who receive Pell Grants
Federal Student Loans
Two or more races
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
American Indian or Alaska Native
Data soucre: IPEDS colleges survery (Fall 2016)
These scholarships are available to full-time student in selected regions of the U.S. Eligibility is determined by applicant's school/college of nursing's zip code. Applicants for [...]
Applicant to this scholarship has to be graduate or undergraduate student and/or trainee in the field of nursing. Candidates for this award must be a child, grandchild or great-grandchild of a [...]
This scholarship open to all students attending accredited nursing program in selected regions such as Louisiana, Maryland, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas [...]
The Washington State Nurses Foundation annually award scholarships to qualified candidates enrolled in an approved program leading to an associate or baccalaureate nursing degree in [...]
Applicants must be residents of Alaska, Idaho, Montana, Oregon or Washington. Students must be members of the LGBTQ and allied community and display leadership either within the LGBTQ community [...]
Data source: https://nces.ed.gov (2015-2016 colleges survey) and Washington state board of nursing