Fresno City College
Fresno, CA 93741
Located in Fresno, California, Fresno City College 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 California Community College System that operates 10 campuses in Sacramento, Bakersfield, Barstow, Oroville, Aptos, Norwalk, Ridgecrest, Hayward, Rancho Cucamonga, Kentfield.
Fresno City College has an open admission/open enrollment policy. The only requirement for entrance is a high school diploma or equivalent (such as GED certificate).
Fresno City College in-state tuition for academic year 2016-2017 was $1,104 and fees $200. Out-of-state tuition and fees for the same period were $6,744 and $200 respectively.
|Campus LocaleCity: Large|
|Student to Faculty Ratio26:1|
|Religious Affiliation -|
|Business ModelNot for Profit|
|On Campus Housing-|
Nursing Programs Offered
The Fresno City College Nursing program is designed to prepare students for the provision of health care services. The program equips students with the scientific knowledge and technical skills required in the nursing profession as well as leadership and managerial expertise.
In class instruction is offered at the Fresno City College campus while Nursing Clinical practice is provided for at selected hospitals and other healthcare facilities in the local community.
Students who successfully complete the program are awarded an Associate of Science degree and are eligible to sit for the National Nursing Licensing examination as preamble to working in a structured health care environment.
The curriculum is covered in four semesters of 9 or more credits. Students are able to take additional credits every semester to complete the general education requirements for the program. The program also offers additional specialized nursing electives to supplement the nursing education being offered.
The program is quite intensive and it is not recommended that a student works more than 16 hours per week during the nursing part of the section to insure technical ability and be ready for the National Nursing Examination.
The courses and credits offered in the ADN program are designed to be transferable towards a Bachelor of Science in Nursing.
LPN to ADN
Nursing Programs Graduates - 2016-2017 academic year
|Program name||Degree type||Graduates|
|Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse||Associate's degree||198|
NCLEX-RN Passrate History
NCLEX-RN passrate history of Fresno City College as reported by California state board of nursing.
Nearby Nursing Schools
The following schools are located within 200 miles radius from Fresno City College
21.65 miles away
West Hills College-Lemoore
32.84 miles away
College of the Sequoias
40.65 miles away
54.29 miles away
65.89 miles away
98.94 miles away
103.88 miles away
San Joaquin Valley College - Bakersfield
105.9 miles away
112.44 miles away
Evergreen Valley College
114.73 miles away
Western Association of Schools and Colleges, Accrediting Commission for Community and Junior Colleges|
01/01/1952 - Current
Cost (Net Price)
$4,002Average Net Price/year
Net Price by Family Income
|Less than 30k$2,689|
|30k to 48k$2,908|
|48k to 75k$5,795|
|75k to 110k$5,546|
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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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