Career Development Institute Inc

Los Angeles, CA 90035
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Career Development Institute Inc is one of the one hundred twenty-seven private, for-profit career colleges in California. The campus is located in an urban area, in Los Angeles.

According to the NCES 2017 report, a total of 84 students attend the school.

Institution Overview

Campus LocaleLarge City
Number of Students84
Student to Faculty Ratio21:1
Is Admission OpenYes
Religious Affiliation -
LevelLess than two year
Business ModelFor-profit
On Campus Housing-
Retention Rate72%

Nursing Programs

The Career Development Institute Vocational Nursing program is intended to help students balance their day to day life with classes offered part time enabling students to keep on working full time.

The program is an entry in the exciting and challenging career of nursing. Vocational nurses will be trained to offer physical and emotional care to patients as well assisting with medical and minor surgical procedures under the supervision of a physician or a Registered Nurse.

The program is a part time 18 month program with classes scheduled on Saturdays and Sundays from 8 am to 4:30pm and Mondays 4pm-10pm.

CDI is committed to offering quality training to enable graduates achieve financial success, while caring for others and ensuring happier and healthier lives. Career Development Institute's educational objectives are to equip our students with working knowledge of skills required by companies and agencies within the nursing industry.

CDI supplies each student with uniforms, stethoscope, shoes, blood pressure cuff, gait belt and other essential books and supplies to keep in an effort to equip students with all that is needed to succeed.

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 5 43
Average NCLEX pass rate
  • NCLEX-PN: 95.1%

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Institutional Accreditations
Accrediting Bureau of Health Education Schools
07/28/2008 - 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).

Cost to Attend

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Financial Aid

In 2017-2018 academic year, 100% of Career Development Institute Inc's students received financial aid. Below is the breakdown of the financial aid provided to students.

Students Receiving Aid Average Amount/Student
Pell Grant 85% $4,794
Other Federal Grant 31% $4,721
State Grant & Scholarships -- --
Institutional Grant & Scholarships -- --
Federal Student Loans 85% $8,773
Private Loans -- --


Average Net Price
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$20,393
$30,001 to $48,000$23,393
$48,001 to $75,000$24,260
$75,001 to $110,000--
Over $110,000--

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Student Population













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

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Data source: (2017-2018 colleges survey) and California state board of nursing.
Career Development Institute Inc
1830 S Robertson Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90035

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