College of the Redwoods
Eureka, CA 95501
Located in Eureka, California, College of the Redwoods is a public institution that offers diploma and associate's degree programs, which can take 2 to 4 year to complete.
College of the Redwoods has an open admission/open enrollment policy. The only requirement for entrance is a high school diploma or equivalent (such as GED certificate).
College of the Redwoods in-state tuition for academic year 2016-2017 was $1,104 and fees $38. Out-of-state tuition and fees for the same period were $6,192 and $38 respectively.
|Campus LocaleRural: Fringe|
|Student to Faculty Ratio21:1|
|Religious Affiliation -|
|Business ModelNot for Profit|
|On Campus HousingYes|
Nursing Programs Offered
The College of the Redwoods' Licensed Vocational Nursing Program is approved by the California Board of Vocational Nursing and Psychiatric Technician.
The program is three-semesters long allowing students to qualify for the National Council Licensing Examination (NCLEX-PN) for licensing as a vocational nurse. Graduates are eligible to qualify for a Certificate of Completion as LVN and or an Associate Science for LVN.
The student nurse will be evaluated on the basis of theoretical knowledge, skills and application of proficiency in clinical and laboratory settings.
Students are required to maintain a minimum ‘C’ grade in all nursing courses as well as a cumulative 2.0 GPA for all General Education requirements for the Associate Degree program
- Current enrollment form
- High School Diploma or GED equivalent certificate
- Successful completion of pre-requisite courses (with a ‘C’ course or higher from an accredited college or universities)
- Current California Nurse Assistant or Home Health Aid Certification
Admission selection will be based on a random lottery basis for all qualified applicants.
All successful; students will be required to submit to a criminal background check. If the student’s background check is not satisfactory health care facilities may refuse to give students access to patients or records in which case the program will not be able to provide alternate experiences.
The nursing program is a demanding program and students will find it difficult to manage more than part time employment. Clinical scheduling and lectures will not be altered due to outside work commitments.
All successful applicants will need to show proof of tetanus, varicella and rubella needs to be documented on the immunizations records of students. Hepatitis B.vaccine series and tuberculosis testing is recommended.
A current active CPR certification from the American Heart Association and American Red Cross will need to be maintained throughout the course of enrollment.
LPN to ADN
NCLEX-RN Passrate History
NCLEX-RN passrate history of College of the Redwoods as reported by California state board of nursing.
NCLEX-PN Passrate History
NCLEX-PN passrate history of College of the Redwoods as reported by California state board of nursing.
Nursing Programs Graduates - 2016-2017 academic year
|Program name||Degree type||Graduates|
|Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse||Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years||0|
|Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training||Certificate||3|
|Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse||Associate's degree||47|
|Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training||Associate's degree||1|
Nearby Nursing Schools
The following schools are located within 200 miles radius from College of the Redwoods
College of the Siskiyous
106.25 miles away
115.84 miles away
Rogue Community College
125.47 miles away
152.71 miles away
Klamath Community College
165.45 miles away
Santa Rosa Junior College
173.56 miles away
177.54 miles away
Umpqua Community College
184.41 miles away
Southwestern Oregon Community College
186.35 miles away
Lassen Community College
187.71 miles away
Western Association of Schools and Colleges, Accrediting Commission for Community and Junior Colleges|
01/01/1967 - Current
Cost (Net Price)
$5,514Average Net Price/year
Net Price by Family Income
|Less than 30k$3,438|
|30k to 48k$4,014|
|48k to 75k$6,565|
|75k to 110k$7,729|
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)
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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 [...]
LVN graduates may apply concurrently to the Foundation's Associate Degree Nursing Scholarship, and if rejected, may then apply for this scholarship. Scholarships are available to students who [...]
Applicant to this scholarship must be currently accepted or enrolled in an Associate Degree nursing program and must have valid legal presence and ability to work and provide care in [...]
Students who are currently enrolled or accepted into a Bachelor of Science Nursing Program may apply and receive up to $13,000 for one academic year. In return for receiving the scholarship, [...]
Data source: https://nces.ed.gov (2015-2016 colleges survey) and California state board of nursing