Port Angeles, WA 98362
Peninsula College is one of the 35 public 4-year colleges in Washington. Its campus is small in size and located in the town of Port Angeles. The institution offers only undergrad degree programs.
Every year 29% of students graduate in 150% of the time it takes to complete their respective studies.
Peninsula College's in-state tuition for 2017-2018 academic year was $3,849, and fees were $498. Out-of-state tuition and fees for the same period were $3,849 and $903 respectively.
|Campus LocaleRemote Town|
|Student to Faculty Ratio15:1|
|Is Admission OpenYes|
|Religious Affiliation -|
|On Campus Housing-|
Nursing Programs Offered
The Peninsula College ADN program is approved by the Washington State Board of Nursing and accredited by the National League of Nursing Accreditation Commission. Students who graduate from the two year curriculum are awarded an Associate Degree and are eligible to apply to sit for the State Board Licensure Examination for Registered Nurses.
The curriculum concentrates on critical thinking, as well as offering experiences for hands on practical experience in various clinical settings and in Laboratories. Assessment is carried out through multiple choice tests, written papers, math tests, journal assignments, instructor evaluation for clinical and laboratory practices, and self evaluation procedures.
Clinical rotations are offered in healthcare settings at various locations such as nursing homes and hospitals. Clinical hours are offered at different hours from 6:00 AM to 11:00 PM.
Applicants to the program are expected to show proof of ability to provide transportation to and from clinical sites as well as being able to cover outfitting and malpractice liability insurance.
The nursing curriculum is highly demanding and it will be difficult to maintain full time employment at the same as being enrolled in the program.
Nursing Programs Graduates (2017-2018 academic year)
|Number of Graduates|
NCLEX-RN Passrate History
NCLEX-RN passrate history of Peninsula College as reported by Washington state board of nursing.
Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities|
11/01/1965 - Current
Nursing Programs Accreditations
Nursing (ADNUR) - Associate degree programs|
10/01/2005 - Current
Cost to Attend
The following table details the reported cost of attendance per credit hour for the 2017-2018 academic year.
|In District Students||$105|
|In State Students||$105|
|Out of State Students||$119|
|In District Students||--|
|In State Students||--|
|Out of State Students||--|
Based on the above credit hour costs, here is a sample tuition for different nursing programs.
|Program||Credit Hours||In district||In State||Out of State|
If you attend a private, for-profit school, usually the additional cost (besides tuition) is about 10% of the tuition. If you attend a public school or a not-for-profit private school, the additional cost is around 50% of the tuition.
In 2017-2018 academic year, 89% of Peninsula College'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||12%||$1,130|
|State Grant & Scholarships||42%||$3,103|
|Institutional Grant & Scholarships||45%||$2,223|
|Federal Student Loans||10%||$4,958|
$6,658Average Net Price/year
Average Net Price by Family Income
|Less than $30,000$4,591|
|$30,001 to $48,000$4,740|
|$48,001 to $75,000$7,887|
|$75,001 to $110,000$10,168|
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These scholarships are available to full-time student in selected regions of the U.S. Eligibility is determined by applicant's school/college of nursing's zip code. Applicants for ...
Applicant to this scholarship has to be graduate or undergraduate student and/or trainee in the field of nursing. Candidates for this award must be a child, grandchild or great-grandchild of a ...
This scholarship open to all students attending accredited nursing program in selected regions such as Louisiana, Maryland, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas and ...
The Washington State Nurses Foundation annually award scholarships to qualified candidates enrolled in an approved program leading to an associate or baccalaureate nursing degree in ...
Applicants must be residents of Alaska, Idaho, Montana, Oregon or Washington. Students must be members of the LGBTQ and allied community and display leadership either within the LGBTQ community ...
Data source: https://nces.ed.gov (2017-2018 colleges survey) and Washington state board of nursing.