Franklin Career College

College Type: Less than 2 years (below associate), Private for-profit


LPN Program

The Franklin Career College Vocational Nursing Program is approved by the Bureau for Private Postsecondary Education and accredited by the State of California Board of Vocational Nursing and Psychiatric Technicians.

The program is a fifty-two week course with classes given from Monday to Friday 8:30 AM to 3:00 AM. Scheduled days and times for clinical theory classes will vary each term. A maximum of 25 students are accepted into each course.

Admission Requirements:

  1. Complete and sign enrollment agreement and other admission paperwork
  2. High school Diploma or GED Equivalency certificate
  3. Pass grade on the Wonderlic Scholastic Level Exam with a score of 15 or better (can be taken a total of three times)
  4. Take the NET Exam entrance test (A standard score of 750 or higher on the Reading Comprehension and Math sections)

All prospective students must have a personal qualification interview with the Director of at the conclusion of which an applicant can submit an application after the interview.

Franklin Career College is affiliated with the following organizations and agencies to train eligible participants: Trade Readjustment Act (TRA), Workforce Investment Act (WIA), Veteran’s Educational Assistance.

State board of nursing approval: Fully Approved
Average NCLEX PN passrate (3 years): 69.33%
Average number of students tested annually: 23
Program accreditations: Not Accredited
Available Study Options
Fulltime Parttime On Campus Online Hybrid Weekend Evening

School's NCLEX PN Passrate History

Annual NCLEX PN passrate data and the number of students who took the exam at Franklin Career College as reported by California state board of nursing.

Passrate (%)
Year Students Tested School National Avg
2012 36 58 71.45
2011 17 100 88.22
2010 14 50 87.53
2009 7 71 88.47
2008 17 35 87.58