Ogden-Weber Technical College

Ogden, UT 84404
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Ogden-Weber Technical College (OWTC) is located in Ogden, Utah and is part of the Utah System of Technical Colleges. OWTC was established in 1971 and it is among the largest technical colleges in all of Utah. Most of the programs at OWTC are designed to provide students with an education that will help them find job placement easily. OWTC has technical training options in 30 different programs. The school even has the distinction of being the first school in the nation to receive the prestigious US Secretary of Education Award for Outstanding Vocational Programs. OWTC is fully accredited by the Commission of the Council on Occupational Education.

The OWTC nursing program gives students the chance to become licensed practical nurses (LPN). The practical nursing program at OWTC involves a varied curriculum. Students will be taking part in traditional classroom experiences along with simulation labs, discussion groups, written assignments, and clinical practice. All clinical practice is fully supervised and will take place at various healthcare facilities. The nursing program at OWTC is fully accredited by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN).

Institution Overview

Campus LocaleSmall City
Number of Students2,256
Student to Faculty Ratio11:1
Is Admission OpenYes
Religious Affiliation -
LevelLess than two year
TypePublic
On Campus Housing-
Retention Rate52%

Nursing Programs

Nursing Programs Graduates (2017-2018 academic year)

Number of Graduates
Degree type Men Women
Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years 2 19
Certificate 47 200
Average NCLEX pass rate
  • NCLEX-PN: 98.8%

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Accreditations

Institutional Accreditations
Council on Occupational Education
11/16/2005 - Current
Nursing Programs Accreditations
Nursing (PNUR) - Practical nursing programs
ACEN
11/01/2005 - Current

Admission

100%

Acceptance Rate
The college has an open admission policy. However each nursing program might have its own admission criteria (such as: TEAS score, HESI A2 score, nursing prerequisites GPA, etc).

Application fee
Undergrads $45
Graduates --

Cost to Attend

No Info Available

Financial Aid

In 2017-2018 academic year, 51% of Ogden-Weber Technical College's students received financial aid. Below is the breakdown of the financial aid provided to students.

Students Receiving Aid Average Amount/Student
Pell Grant 24% $5,020
Other Federal Grant 4% $1,133
State Grant & Scholarships 1% $1,200
Institutional Grant & Scholarships 28% $1,037
Federal Student Loans -- --
Private Loans -- --

$2,961

Average Net Price
The average net price is calculated by subtracting the average amount of financial aid received by students from the total cost of attendance.
Average Net Price by Family Income
Less than $30,000$2,566
$30,001 to $48,000$3,916
$48,001 to $75,000--
$75,001 to $110,000--
Over $110,000--

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Student Population

2,256

Undergrads

0

Graduates

924

Women

1,332

Men

21%

Full-time

79%

Par-time

Ethnic Diversity
White
72%
Hispanic
21%
Asian
2%
Two or more races
2%
Black/African American
2%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
1%
Race/ethnicity unknown
0%
Non-resident alien
0%

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Data source: https://nces.ed.gov (2017-2018 colleges survey) and Utah state board of nursing.

Ogden-Weber Technical College
200 N Washington Blvd
Ogden, UT 84404
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