Lake Washington Institute of Technology
Kirkland, WA 98034
Lake Washington Institute of Technology is one of the 35 public 4-year colleges in Washington. Its campus is small in size and located in a suburb in Kirkland. The institution offers only undergrad degree programs.
Every year 34% of students graduate in 150% of the time it takes to complete their respective studies.
Lake Washington Institute of Technology's in-state tuition for 2017-2018 academic year was $2,748, and fees were $1,389. Out-of-state tuition and fees for the same period were $7,683 and $1,803 respectively.
|Campus LocaleLarge Suburb|
|Student to Faculty Ratio12:1|
|Is Admission OpenYes|
|Religious Affiliation -|
|On Campus Housing-|
Nursing Programs Offered
The Lake Washington Institute of Technology Nursing Program offers an AAS-T degree to prepare students for the nursing profession. The curriculum is designed to offer an academically challenging and technically advanced training.
Graduates from the program are eligible to apply to sit for the National Council Licensure Examination.
- Complete application for admission
- Complete pre-requisite courses (All science pre-requisites must have been taken in the seven years prior to enrollment)
- Minimum GPA of 3.8
- Pre-admission Entrance Test Scores (TEAS)
- Professional Recommendations
- Criminal Background Check
The admission processes for the program are competitive with more applications received than there are seats available. Applications will be reviewed on the basis of grade scored in pre-requisite courses, references, prior education, work experience and scores on the TEAS exam.
Applications to the program are accepted three times every year. Applications for admission in the fall quarter are in April and applications for admission in the winter quarter are accepted in October. Applicants seeking enrollment in the spring quarter need to apply in January.
The evaluation committee in charge of reviewing the applications will forward final selection letters to all applicants who submitted complete applications as to the final decision reached.
The Lake Washington Institute of Technology Nursing program prepares students for entry level positions in nursing. The program prepares students to sit for the National Licensure Examination to be licensed as a Registered Nurse.
There is a competitive and formal admissions process for entry into the ADN program. The number of application is usually more than the number of students that can be accepted in each enrollment period, therefore the program will evaluate applications to select the best candidates.
- Official Transcripts for previous education
- Complete pre-requisite courses
- TEAS Nursing Exam
Applications to the program will be accepted three times every for admission in the fall, winter and spring quarters. The application deadline for the fall quarter is the April before, the deadline for admission in the winter quarter is October and the deadline for the spring quarter is January.
Complete applications will be reviewed by an evaluation committee. All applicants will be notified of the status of their application by mail as soon as possible.
Students entering into the program are required to submit proof of physical examination, documentation of immunizations series, current CPR certification, submit to criminal background check before enrollment in their classes.
Nursing Programs Graduates (2017-2018 academic year)
|Number of Graduates|
|Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years||0||0|
Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities|
09/01/1981 - Current
Nursing Programs Accreditations
Nursing (ADNUR) - Associate degree programs|
10/01/2015 - Current
Cost to Attend
The following table details the reported cost of attendance per credit hour for the 2017-2018 academic year.
|In District Students||$115/credit|
|In State Students||$115/credit|
|Out of State Students||$263/credit|
|In District Students||-|
|In State Students||-|
|Out of State Students||-|
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|
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.
In 2017-2018 academic year, 53% of Lake Washington Institute of Technology's students received financial aid. Below is the breakdown of the financial aid provided to students.
|Students Receiving Aid||Average Amount/Student|
|Other Federal Grant||5%||$478|
|State Grant & Scholarships||30%||$3,261|
|Institutional Grant & Scholarships||11%||$2,172|
|Federal Student Loans||21%||$5,984|
$6,544Average Net Price/year
Average Net Price by Family Income
|Less than $30,000$4,558|
|$30,001 to $48,000$8,227|
|$48,001 to $75,000$10,200|
|$75,001 to $110,000$12,695|
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These scholarships are available to full-time student in selected regions of the U.S. Eligibility is determined by applicant's school/college of nursing's zip code. Applicants for ...
Applicant to this scholarship has to be graduate or undergraduate student and/or trainee in the field of nursing. Candidates for this award must be a child, grandchild or great-grandchild of a ...
This scholarship open to all students attending accredited nursing program in selected regions such as Louisiana, Maryland, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas and ...
The Washington State Nurses Foundation annually award scholarships to qualified candidates enrolled in an approved program leading to an associate or baccalaureate nursing degree in ...
Applicants must be residents of Alaska, Idaho, Montana, Oregon or Washington. Students must be members of the LGBTQ and allied community and display leadership either within the LGBTQ community ...
Data source: https://nces.ed.gov (2017-2018 colleges survey) and Washington state board of nursing.