Fayette Institute of Technology

Oak Hill, WV 25901

Located in Oak Hill, West Virginia, Fayette Institute of Technology is a public institution that offers diploma and certificate programs, which can be completed in 2 years or less.

The institution is part of West Virginia Department of Education, Fayette County Schools.

Fayette Institute of Technology has an open admission/open enrollment policy. The only requirement for entrance is a high school diploma or equivalent (such as GED certificate).


Campus LocaleSuburb: Small
Student to Faculty Ratio12:1
Open AdmissionYes
Religious Affiliation -
LevelLess than 2 year
Business ModelNot for Profit
On Campus Housing-
Retention Rate85%

Nursing Programs Offered

  1. LPN

    Fayette County Career and Technical Institute Practical Nursing Program is designed to be completed in one calendar year of full time study. The program consists of 1554 hours of instruction divided into three levels of training.

    The program schedule demands students to be available for 7 hours of training a day, five days per week with vacation and holiday time scheduled over the year. The program consists of theoretical instruction and clinical experience. 

    Students are expected to attend all classes and clinical sessions at all times for maximum benefit in the program.

    The program accepts classes every six months, enrolling two classes every year.

    Admissions Requirements:

    1. High school diploma or GED equivalency certificate
    2. A minimum of a ‘C’ average on high school diploma
    3. TEAS V Exam
    4. Complete interview with program coordinator
    5. Three personal recommendations letter
    6. Health assessment for physical and mental exam
    7. Complete dental exam

    Admission is open to all qualified applicants meeting the demands for the program on a first come first serve basis; class size for each intake is limited.

    The program maintains a wait list of qualified applicants not accepted during an enrollment period for admission in the next intake. 

Nursing Programs Graduates - 2016-2017 academic year

Program name Degree type Graduates
Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training Certificate 14

Nearby Nursing Schools

The following schools are located within 200 miles radius from Fayette Institute of Technology

Academy of Careers and Technology
13.11 miles away
Garnet Career Center
36.24 miles away
Putnam Career and Technical Center
56.56 miles away
Roane-Jackson Technical Center
61.75 miles away
Cabell County Career Technology Center
72.39 miles away
Wood County School of Practical Nursing
86.97 miles away
Buckeye Hills Career Center
91.81 miles away
United Technical Center
100.68 miles away
Scioto County Career Technical Center
115.75 miles away
Pike County Joint Vocational School District
124.51 miles away


Institutional Accreditations
Council on Occupational Education
06/12/2015 - Current



Acceptance Rate

Net Price


Average Net Price/year
Net Price by Family Income
Less than 30k$1,916
30k to 48k$4,781
48k to 75k--
75k to 110k--
Over 110k--
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Ethnic Diversity
Black/African American
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
American Indian or Alaska Native
Two or more races
Race/ethnicity unknown
Non-resident alien

Data soucre: IPEDS colleges survery (Fall 2016)

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Data source: https://nces.ed.gov (2015-2016 colleges survey) and West Virginia state board of nursing
Fayette Institute of Technology
300 West Oyler Avenue
Oak Hill, WV 25901

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