Brightwood College-North Hollywood
The institution is part of Education Corporation of America that operates 10 campuses in North Hollywood, Sacramento, San Diego, Vista, Birmingham, AL, Montgomery, AL, Jacksonville, FL, Pensacola, FL, Jackson, MS, Las Vegas, NV.Brightwood College-North Hollywood has an open admission/open enrollment policy. The only requirement for entrance is a high school diploma or equivalent (such as GED certificate). The nursing program you are planning to attend may have its own admission policy.
The Kaplan College Vocational Nursing Program is approved by the Bureau for Private Postsecondary Education.
The program prepares students to work in a variety of setting including, clinics, doctor’s offices, and hospitals by equipping them with the professional skills and knowledge you need to pursue a career in nursing.
The program combines classroom instruction with clinical and lab experience preparing nurses to deliver direct patient care, data collection, basic bedside nursing, wound management, medication administration and documentation and patient education under the supervision of a physician or a registered nurse.
Successful graduates from the program are eligible to apply to sit for the National Council Licensure Examinations for licensure as a Vocational Nurse.
- High School Diploma, GED equivalency certificate
- Possess a Home Study Certificate or transcript from a Home Study Program equivalent to high school diploma
- Complete required admission documents
- Complete informational interview
- Nationally standardized test designed to measure ability to perform tasks associated with occupational goals
- Complete Enrollment Agreement
- Documentations for health examinations, immunizations, pathology tests,
A criminal background check may be required for a student for the purposes of professional licensing, registration exams and certification. Students who have prior felony convictions or serious misdemeanors may be denied professional certification, licensing and registration.
|State board of nursing approval:||Fully Approved|
|Recent NCLEX PN passrate (2012)||64%|
|Number of students tested (2012)||55|
|Available Study Options|
NCLEX PN Passrate History
Annual NCLEX PN passrate data and the number of students who took the exam at Brightwood College-North Hollywood as reported by California state board of nursing.
Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools|
08/09/2013 - Current
|Campus LocaleCity: Large|
|Student to Faculty Ratio31:1|
|Religious Affiliation -|
|Business ModelFor Profit|
|On Campus Housing-|
$19,287Average Net Price/year
Net Price by Family Income
|Less than 30k$19,057|
|30k to 48k$19,708|
|48k to 75k$21,712|
|75k to 110k$23,152|
Financial Aid & Loan
Any grant or scholarship aid
Federal Student Loans
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
American Indian or Alaska Native
Two or more races
Data source: https://nces.ed.gov (2015-2016 colleges survey) and California state board of nursing