Los Angeles Valley College

Valley Glen, CA 91401

Located in Valley Glen, California, Los Angeles Valley College is a public institution that offers diploma and associate's degree programs, which can take 2 to 4 years to complete.

Valley College has an open admission/open enrollment policy. The only requirement for entrance is a high school diploma or equivalent (such as GED certificate).

Valley College's in-state tuition for academic year 2016-2017 was $1,196 and fees $24. Out-of-state tuition and fees for the same period were $7,514 and $24 respectively.


Campus LocaleCity: Large
Student to Faculty Ratio28:1
Open AdmissionYes
Religious Affiliation -
Level2 year
Business ModelNot for Profit
On Campus Housing-
Retention Rate72%

Nursing Programs Offered

  1. ADN

    The Los Angeles Valley Nursing Program is accredited by the National League for Accrediting Commission (NLNAC) and approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing (CABRN).

    The program accepts applications twice a year for enrollment in the Fall (April application period) or Spring (September application period) semesters.

    Admissions Procedures:

    • Submit LAVC college application
    • Official high school transcript or GED equivalency
    • Complete pre-requisite with a ‘C’ grade or better (with an “Evaluation of Transcripts for Nursing Program Prerequisites” signed by a college counselor). The pre-requisite courses include: Anatomy or physiology, Microbiology or General Microbiology with laboratory, English 101, Psychology and one college Chemistry course with laboratory, Math
    • Apply to the Nursing program within the application period
    • Submit TEAS V admission examination results

    If the number of qualified candidates exceed the number of seats available for entrance into the nursing program a lottery will be used to randomly to select applicants.

    All applicants will receive a letter of acceptance or denial from the nursing department after the admission procedure is completed.

    Successful applicants must notify the nursing department of acceptance by the posted date or their seat will be offered to the next eligible applicant.

    The school does not maintain a waiting list, meaning that all unsuccessful applicants must re-apply for the next application period to be considered again.


Nursing Programs Graduates - 2016-2017 academic year

Program name Degree type Graduates
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse Associate's degree 72

Nearby Nursing Schools

The following schools are located within 200 miles radius from Los Angeles Valley College

Los Angeles Pierce College
8.91 miles away
Los Angeles City College
9.61 miles away
Glendale Community College
11.06 miles away
Los Angeles Trade Technical College
13.21 miles away
Los Angeles County College of Nursing and Allied Health
14.39 miles away
Pasadena City College
17.46 miles away
College of the Canyons
17.79 miles away
East Los Angeles College
18.26 miles away
Los Angeles Southwest College
18.3 miles away
El Camino Community College District
20.8 miles away


Institutional Accreditations
Western Association of Schools and Colleges, Accrediting Commission for Community and Junior Colleges
01/01/1952 - Current
Nursing Programs Accreditations
Nursing (ADNUR) - Associate degree programs
12/01/1972 - Current



Acceptance Rate

Net Price


Average Net Price/year
Net Price by Family Income
Less than 30k$7,817
30k to 48k$8,335
48k to 75k$10,389
75k to 110k$11,929
Over 110k$14,512
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Cost Per Credit Hours

Cost of a course per credit hour for undergrad and graduate classes.

Undergrad classes

Academic Year In State Out of State
2016-2017 $46.00 $261.00

Graduate classes

Academic Year In State Out of State
2016-2017 $0.00 $0.00

Student Population













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

Data soucre: IPEDS colleges survery (Fall 2016)

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Data source: https://nces.ed.gov (2015-2016 colleges survey) and California state board of nursing
Los Angeles Valley College
5800 Fulton Avenue
Valley Glen, CA 91401

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