Lake Washington Institute of Technology
Kirkland, WA 98034
Located in Kirkland, Washington, Lake Washington Institute of Technology is a public institution that offers both undergrad and graduate degree programs.
The institution is part of Washington State Board for Community and Technical Colleges that operates 10 campuses in Tacoma, Bellevue, Bellingham, Moses Lake, Bothell, Centralia, Vancouver, Lakewood, Pasco, Lynnwood.
Lake Washington Institute of Technology has an open admission/open enrollment policy. The only requirement for entrance is a high school diploma or equivalent (such as GED certificate).
Lake Washington Institute of Technology in-state tuition for academic year 2016-2017 was $2,688 and fees $1,371. Out-of-state tuition and fees for the same period were $7,625 and $1,778 respectively.
|Campus LocaleSuburb: Large|
|Student to Faculty Ratio12:1|
|Religious Affiliation -|
|Business ModelNot for Profit|
|On Campus Housing-|
Nursing Programs Offered
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.
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.
NCLEX-RN Passrate History
NCLEX-RN passrate history of Lake Washington Institute of Technology as reported by Washington state board of nursing.
NCLEX-PN Passrate History
NCLEX-PN passrate history of Lake Washington Institute of Technology as reported by Washington state board of nursing.
Nursing Programs Graduates - 2016-2017 academic year
|Program name||Degree type||Graduates|
|Nursing Assistant/Aide and Patient Care Assistant/Aide||Certificate||54|
|Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training||Certificate||0|
|Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse||Associate's degree||60|
Nearby Nursing Schools
The following schools are located within 200 miles radius from Lake Washington Institute of Technology
University of Washington-Seattle Campus
7.58 miles away
North Seattle College
7.81 miles away
8.34 miles away
Seattle Central College
9.42 miles away
South Seattle College
13.89 miles away
Renton Technical College
14.96 miles away
22.76 miles away
23.58 miles away
Green River College
27.13 miles away
Tacoma Community College
35.72 miles away
Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities|
09/01/1981 - Current
Nursing Programs Accreditations
Nursing (ADNUR) - Associate degree programs|
10/01/2015 - Current
Cost (Net Price)
$6,824Average Net Price/year
Net Price by Family Income
|Less than 30k$5,892|
|30k to 48k$7,956|
|48k to 75k$10,215|
|75k to 110k$13,083|
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)
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 [...]
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 (2015-2016 colleges survey) and Washington state board of nursing