Bellingham Technical College
Bellingham, WA 98225
Located in Bellingham, Washington, Bellingham Technical College is a public institution that offers both undergrad and graduate degree programs.
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.
Bellingham 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).
Bellingham Technical College in-state tuition for academic year 2016-2017 was $2,513 and fees $881. Out-of-state tuition and fees for the same period were $7,130 and $1,609 respectively.
|Campus LocaleCity: Small|
|Student to Faculty Ratio22:1|
|Religious Affiliation -|
|Business ModelNot for Profit|
|On Campus Housing-|
Nursing Programs Offered
LPN to ADN
The Bellingham Technical College program for nurses is designed for students who have graduated from a Practical Nursing Program and who possess an up to date Washington State LPN license.
The program is specifically intended for graduates from the Bellingham LPN program and PN graduates will be given priority in the application process.
The LPN-RN prepares graduates to be eligible to apply to sit for the National Council Licensure Examination to be a licensed Registered Nurse.
The program is offered in three quarters of study with each quarter requiring an average of 140 hours of study. The curriculum consists of a combination of theoretical instruction, laboratory and clinical practice.
The class schedule consists of one to three six-eight hour days a week while clinical practice experience at health care facilities are scheduled Thursdays through Sundays during the day or in the evening.
Admission to the program is usually offered twice a year depending on the availability of space.
- Current LPN License for practice in Washington
- Proof of having completed a minimum of 1000 hours of experience as an LPN in the last five years
- Completed application for the College
- Official transcripts for pre-requisite courses.
- Fill Criminal History Background Check
An applicant accepted into the program will be required to submit health assessment report, drug panel screening, current CPR certification and a current copy of LPN license.
NCLEX-RN Passrate History
NCLEX-RN passrate history of Bellingham Technical College as reported by Washington state board of nursing.
NCLEX-PN Passrate History
NCLEX-PN passrate history of Bellingham Technical College as reported by Washington state board of nursing.
Nursing Programs Graduates - 2016-2017 academic year
|Program name||Degree type||Graduates|
|Nursing Assistant/Aide and Patient Care Assistant/Aide||Certificate||56|
|Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training||Certificate||0|
|Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse||Associate's degree||73|
Nearby Nursing Schools
The following schools are located within 200 miles radius from Bellingham Technical College
Western Washington University
2.35 miles away
Skagit Valley College
24.51 miles away
61.75 miles away
North Seattle College
74.08 miles away
Lake Washington Institute of Technology
74.96 miles away
University of Washington-Seattle Campus
77.18 miles away
Seattle Central College
79.85 miles away
82.44 miles away
83.26 miles away
South Seattle College
84.46 miles away
Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities|
12/01/1999 - Current
Cost (Net Price)
$7,708Average Net Price/year
Net Price by Family Income
|Less than 30k$5,394|
|30k to 48k$6,309|
|48k to 75k$10,857|
|75k to 110k$11,901|
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