Labette Community College

Parsons, KS 67357
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Labette Community College is located in Parsons, Kansas. This public community college was established back in 1923. This school has a history of being a great option for people seeking new careers in the community. Many different academic programs are available at this school. Students will be able to seek out several associate degree programs and will also find certain certificate opportunities that are catered toward career-oriented studies. Aside from academic pursuits, LCC is well known for having a good athletics program. Both the basketball programs and wrestling programs have had great success in NJCAA competition. LCC also has many school programs and other extracurricular activities for students to involve themselves in.

Nursing at LCC has always been a very respected program. This school's nursing program is a bi-level program that has had amazing success over the years. One hundred percent of the graduates of this nursing program go on to find employment in the nursing field. The program is designed to prepare students to become both LPN's and RN's. Graduates are prepared to take the NCLEX-PN and NCLEX-RN licensure exams through their studies in the nursing program. The program is also set up to make it convenient for LPN's to transition into becoming RN's. All students who are interested in pursuing further nursing studies will be able to transfer to a four-year school in Kansas to pursue a bachelor degree in nursing under the Kansas Statewide Nursing Articulation Plan. 

Institution Overview

Campus LocaleRemote Town
Number of Students2,005
Student to Faculty Ratio17:1
Is Admission OpenYes
Religious Affiliation -
On Campus Housing-
Retention Rate51%

Nursing Programs

Nursing Programs Graduates (2017-2018 academic year)

Number of Graduates
Degree type Men Women
Associate's degree 2 25
Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years 6 24
Average NCLEX pass rate
  • NCLEX-PN: 97%
  • NCLEX-RN: 90.6%

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Institutional Accreditations
North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission
01/01/1976 - Current
Nursing Programs Accreditations
Nursing (ADNUR) - Associate degree programs
12/01/1975 - Current



Acceptance Rate
The college has an open admission policy. However each nursing program might have its own admission criteria (such as: TEAS score, HESI A2 score, nursing prerequisites GPA, etc).

Cost to Attend

The following table details the reported cost of attendance per credit hour for the 2017-2018 academic year.

Undergrad courses
In District Students$98/credit
In State Students$98/credit
Out of State Students$123/credit
Graduate courses
In District Students-
In State Students-
Out of State Students-

Tuition Estimates

Based on the above credit hour costs, here is a sample tuition for different nursing programs.

Program Credit Hours In district In State Out of State
LPN 45 $4,410 $4,410 $5,535
ADN 70 $6,860 $6,860 $8,610
BSN 125 $12,250 $12,250 $15,375
Please note that the above cost estimate does not include school fees, books, supplies, etc.You need to allot additional money for that.
If you attend a private, for-profit school, usually the additional cost (besides tuition) is about 10% of the tuition. If you attend a public school or a not-for-profit private school, the additional cost is around 50% of the tuition.

Financial Aid

In 2017-2018 academic year, 92% of Labette Community College's students received financial aid. Below is the breakdown of the financial aid provided to students.

Students Receiving Aid Average Amount/Student
Pell Grant 57% $4,217
Other Federal Grant 8% $652
State Grant & Scholarships -- --
Institutional Grant & Scholarships 69% $1,653
Federal Student Loans 20% $4,086
Private Loans -- --


Average Net Price
The average net price is calculated by subtracting the average amount of financial aid received by students from the total cost of attendance.
Average Net Price by Family Income
Less than $30,000$6,101
$30,001 to $48,000$6,215
$48,001 to $75,000$7,714
$75,001 to $110,000$9,554
Over $110,000$9,446

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Student Population













Ethnic Diversity
Black/African American
Two or more races
Race/ethnicity unknown
Non-resident alien
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander

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Data source: (2017-2018 colleges survey) and Kansas state board of nursing.
Labette Community College
200 S 14th
Parsons, KS 67357

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