North-West College-Glendale is one of the one hundred twenty-seven private, for-profit career colleges in California. The campus is located in an urban area, in Glendale.According to the NCES 2017 report, a total of 131 students attend the school. Every year 85% of the graduating class students graduate in 150% of the time it takes to complete their studies.
|Campus LocaleMidsize City|
|Number of Students131|
|Student to Faculty Ratio36:1|
|Is Admission OpenYes|
|Religious Affiliation -|
|LevelLess than two year|
|On Campus Housing-|
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).
Nursing Programs Graduates (2017-2018 academic year)
|Number of Graduates|
|Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years||0||0|
Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges|
03/30/1986 - Current
Cost to Attend
In 2017-2018 academic year, 100% of North-West College-Glendale'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||19%||$155|
|State Grant & Scholarships||1%||$1,003|
|Institutional Grant & Scholarships||1%||$3,003|
|Federal Student Loans||95%||$7,085|
$26,734Average Net Price
Average Net Price by Family Income
|Less than $30,000$26,062|
|$30,001 to $48,000$28,556|
|$48,001 to $75,000$29,743|
|$75,001 to $110,000--|
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- California State PTA Continuing Education Scholarship for School Nurses
- FNSNA Promise of Nursing Scholarships
- Licensed Vocational Nurse to Associate Degree Nursing Scholarships
- Associate Degree Nursing Scholarship Program
- Bachelor of Science in Nursing Scholarship Program
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Data source: https://nces.ed.gov (2017-2018 colleges survey) and California state board of nursing.