Port Angeles, WA 98362
Located in Port Angeles, Washington, Peninsula College is a public institution that offers both undergrad and graduate degree programs.
The institution is part of Washington State Board for Community and Technical Colleges that operates 10 campuses in Tacoma, Bellevue, Bellingham, Moses Lake, Bothell, Centralia, Vancouver, Lakewood, Pasco, Lynnwood.
Peninsula College has an open admission/open enrollment policy. The only requirement for entrance is a high school diploma or equivalent (such as GED certificate).
Peninsula College in-state tuition for academic year 2016-2017 was $4,153 and fees $191. Out-of-state tuition and fees for the same period were $4,560 and $191 respectively.
|Campus LocaleTown: Remote|
|Student to Faculty Ratio13:1|
|Religious Affiliation -|
|Business ModelNot for Profit|
|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.
NCLEX-RN Passrate History
NCLEX-RN passrate history of Peninsula College as reported by Washington state board of nursing.
Nursing Programs Graduates - 2016-2017 academic year
|Program name||Degree type||Graduates|
|Nursing Assistant/Aide and Patient Care Assistant/Aide||Certificate||37|
|Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse||Associate's degree||19|
Nearby Nursing Schools
The following schools are located within 200 miles radius from Peninsula College
51.11 miles away
Skagit Valley College
55.73 miles away
North Seattle College
57.04 miles away
University of Washington-Seattle Campus
59.44 miles away
Seattle Central College
60.59 miles away
Western Washington University
61.14 miles away
Bellingham Technical College
61.75 miles away
South Seattle College
62.22 miles away
Lake Washington Institute of Technology
63.78 miles away
68.49 miles away
Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities|
11/01/1965 - Current
Nursing Programs Accreditations
Nursing (ADNUR) - Associate degree programs|
10/01/2005 - Current
Cost (Net Price)
$7,149Average Net Price/year
Net Price by Family Income
|Less than 30k$5,378|
|30k to 48k$6,937|
|48k to 75k$6,710|
|75k to 110k$11,291|
Financial Aid & Loan
Students receiving any grant or scholarship aid
Students Who receive Pell Grants
Federal Student Loans
Two or more races
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
American Indian or Alaska Native
Data soucre: IPEDS colleges survery (Fall 2016)
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 [...]
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 (2015-2016 colleges survey) and Washington state board of nursing