North-West College-Glendale

Glendale, CA 91203

North-West College-Glendale is a private, for profit institution, located in Glendale, California. It offers diploma and certificate programs, which can be completed in 2 years or less.

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


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

Nursing Programs Offered

  1. LPN

    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 - 2016-2017 academic year

Program name Degree type Graduates
Practical Nursing, Vocational Nursing and Nursing Assistants, Other Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years 0

Nearby Nursing Schools

The following schools are located within 200 miles radius from North-West College-Glendale

Marian Health Careers Center-Los Angeles Campus
6.41 miles away
North-West College-Pasadena
6.64 miles away
Career Development Institute Inc
10.33 miles away
Marian Health Careers Center-Van Nuys Campus
12.17 miles away
Palladium Technical Academy
12.73 miles away
American Career College-Lynwood
15.3 miles away
Angeles Institute
22.32 miles away
North-West College-Pomona
29.41 miles away
Career Care Institute
36.98 miles away
Summit College
54.46 miles away


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



Acceptance Rate

Net Price


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

Data soucre: IPEDS colleges survery (Fall 2016)

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North-West College-Glendale
221 North Brand
Glendale, CA 91203

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