Fred W Eberle Technical Center

Buckhannon, WV 26201

Located in Buckhannon, West Virginia, Fred W Eberle Technical Center is a public institution that offers diploma and associate's degree programs, which can take 2 to 4 year to complete.

The institution is part of West Virginia Higher Education Policy Commission that operates 10 campuses in Bluefield, Fairmont, Buckhannon, Charleston, Huntington, Eleanor, Shepherdstown, Clarksburg, Morgantown, Keyser.

Fred W Eberle Technical Center has an open admission/open enrollment policy. The only requirement for entrance is a high school diploma or equivalent (such as GED certificate).

Overview

Campus LocaleTown: Remote
Student to Faculty Ratio15:1
Open AdmissionYes
Religious Affiliation -
Level2 year
OwnershipPublic
Business ModelNot for Profit
On Campus Housing-
Retention Rate83%

Nursing Programs Offered

  • LPN

    The Fred W. Eberle Technical Center School of Practical Nursing offers a program preparing adults through funds provided by the Division of Technical and Adult Education of the Department of Education of the State of West Virginia.

    The Practical Nursing Program is accredited by the West Virginia State Board of Examiners for Licensed Practical Nurses.

    The program utilizes a comprehensive curriculum which extends over 12 months incorporating theoretical classroom instruction and clinical experience in a range of healthcare settings.

    The school is affiliated with the William R. Sharpe Hospital, St. Joseph's Hospital, Stonewall Jackson Memorial, Holbrook's Nursing Home, United Hospital Center, Sunbridge of Salem, and Davis Regional Healthcare.

    Applications for admission in January are accepted between the 1st of January and the 31st of July every year. All applicants to the Practical Nursing program are required to take a pre-admission examination to assess basic skills in math, reading and comprehension skills.

    Qualified candidates will be called in for interviews in October with final selections for admission in January being announced in November.

    Candidates accepted into the program will be required to submit to criminal background checks by the FBI in fulfillment of the requirement West Virginia Board of Examiners for Practical Nurses.

    Graduates from the nursing program are eligible to apply to sit for the National Council Licensure Exam. Successful completion of the course and passage of the state licensure examination entitles one to be a Licensed Practical Nurse or LPN. Past statistics show a 70-80% completion rate of starting students, 100% passage rate of the NCLEX-PN (licensure exam), and 100% job placement.

Nursing Programs Graduates - 2016-2017 academic year

Program name Degree type Graduates
Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training Certificate 27

Nearby Nursing Schools

The following schools are located within 200 miles radius from Fred W Eberle Technical Center

Eastern West Virginia Community and Technical College
69.53 miles away
Washington State Community College
71.17 miles away
West Virginia Northern Community College
77.93 miles away
Belmont College
84.02 miles away
Dabney S Lancaster Community College
84.57 miles away
Blue Ridge Community College
85.43 miles away
Allegany College of Maryland
91.63 miles away
Westmoreland County Community College
92.05 miles away
Eastern Gateway Community College
97.81 miles away
New River Community and Technical College
98.45 miles away

Accreditations

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

Admissions

100%

Acceptance Rate

Cost (Net Price)

$5,537

Average Net Price/year
Net Price by Family Income
Less than 30k$5,829
30k to 48k--
48k to 75k--
75k to 110k--
Over 110k--
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Financial Aid & Loan

Students receiving any grant or scholarship aid

86%

Recipients

$2,066

Average Amount


Students Who receive Pell Grants

86%

Recipients

$2,066

Average Amount


Federal Student Loans

0%

Recipients

$0

Average Amount

Student Population

167

Undergrads

0

Graduates

41

Women

126

Men

87%

Full-time

13%

Par-time

Ethnic Diversity
White
100%
Black/African American
0%
Asian
0%
Hispanic
0%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
0%
American Indian or Alaska Native
0%
Two or more races
0%
Race/ethnicity unknown
0%
Non-resident alien
0%

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
Fred W Eberle Technical Center
Rte 5 Box 2
Buckhannon, WV 26201
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