North-West College-Glendale

Nursing Programs

North-West College is accredited by the Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges. It is approved by the Bureau for Private Postsecondary Education. Vocational Nursing programs are accredited by the Board of Vocational Nursing and Psychiatric Technicians (BVNPT).

The Program is a combination of 9 practical theory based courses. VN’s are trained to assess the basic physical emotional, spiritual, and socio-cultural needs of the patient through theoretical and general requirement courses and practical clinical skills.

The program has been in operation for over 40 years and is recognized as one of the finest Vocational Nursing programs in California.

Admission to the Vocational Nursing program will require official high school diploma or GED equivalency certificate. Graduates from the program are eligible to apply to be examined for licensure as to become a Licensed Vocational Nurse.    

Applicants can set up an appointment with the Admissions representative to tour the college before completing an application for admission.

Graduates from the program can serve in a range of healthcare setting including hospitals, physicians offices, skilled nursing facilities, clinics, correctional facilities and home health care agencies to mention a few.

Degree requirements include the completion of a research project, written paper and presentation along with work outside of the classroom (times and location decided by student).

 

 

State board of nursing approval: Fully Approved
Average NCLEX PN passrate (3 years): 60.67%
Average number of students tested annually: 16
Program accreditations: Not Accredited
Available Study Options
Fulltime Parttime On Campus Online Hybrid Weekend Evening

NCLEX PN Passrate History

Annual NCLEX PN passrate data and the number of students who took the exam at North-West College-Glendale as reported by California state board of nursing.

Passrate (%)
Year Students Tested School National Avg
2012 6 67 71.45
2011 18 61 88.22
2010 24 54 87.53
2009 21 43 88.47
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Accreditations

Institutional Accreditation
Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges
03/30/1986 - Current

Overview

Campus LocaleCity: Midsize
Student to Faculty Ratio39:1
Open AdmissionYes
Religious Affiliation -
LevelLess than 2 year
OwnershipPrivate
Business ModelFor Profit
On Campus Housing-
Retention Rate56%

Admissions

100%

Acceptance Rate

Cost

$21,533

Average Net Price/year
Net Price by Family Income
Less than 30k$21,740
30k to 48k$23,095
48k to 75k$26,807
75k to 110k--
Over 110k--
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Financial Aid & Loan

82%

Recipients

$4,973

Average Amount

Any grant or scholarship aid

82%

Recipients

$4,881

Average Amount

Pell grants

69%

Recipients

$7,329

Average Amount

Federal Student Loans

Students

161

Undergrads

0

Graduates

143

Women

18

Men

100%

Full-time

0%

Par-time

Ethnic Diversity
Race/ethnicity unknown
61%
Hispanic
19%
White
13%
Black/African American
2%
Asian
2%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
1%
Two or more races
1%
American Indian or Alaska Native
0%
Non-resident alien
0%

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North-West College-Glendale
221 North Brand
Glendale, CA 91203
(818) 242-0205