Los Angeles Pierce College

Woodland Hills, CA 91371
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Los Angeles Pierce College is one of the one hundred three public 2-year colleges in California. The campus is located in an urban area, in Woodland Hills.

According to the NCES 2017 report, a total of 17,655 students attend the school. Every year 30% of the graduating class students graduate in 150% of the time it takes to complete their studies.

Pierce College's in-state tuition for the 2017-2018 academic year was $1,196, and fees were $24. Out-of-state tuition and fees for the same period were $7,746 and $24 respectively.

Institution Overview

Campus LocaleLarge City
Number of Students17,655
Student to Faculty Ratio25:1
Is Admission OpenYes
Religious Affiliation -
Level2-year
TypePublic
On Campus Housing-
Retention Rate73%

Nursing Programs

Nursing Programs Graduates (2017-2018 academic year)

Number of Graduates
Degree type Men Women
Associate's degree 9 29
Average NCLEX pass rate
  • NCLEX-RN: 82%

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Accreditations

Institutional Accreditations
Western Association of Schools and Colleges, Accrediting Commission for Community and Junior Colleges
01/01/1952 - Current
Nursing Programs Accreditations
Nursing (ADNUR) - Associate degree programs
ACEN
01/01/1977 - 12/31/2012

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).

Cost to Attend

The following table details the reported cost of attendance per credit hour for the 2017-2018 academic year.

Undergrad courses
In District Students$46/credit
In State Students$46/credit
Out of State Students$261/credit
Graduate courses
In District Students-
In State Students-
Out of State Students-

Tuition Estimates

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
LPN 45 $2,070 $2,070 $11,745
ADN 70 $3,220 $3,220 $18,270
BSN 125 $5,750 $5,750 $32,625
Please note that the above cost estimate does not include school fees, books, supplies, etc.You need to allot additional money for that.
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.

Financial Aid

In 2017-2018 academic year, 71% of Los Angeles Pierce 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 52% $4,755
Other Federal Grant 15% $384
State Grant & Scholarships 69% $1,862
Institutional Grant & Scholarships -- --
Federal Student Loans 4% $7,720
Private Loans -- $6,883

$9,583

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$7,528
$30,001 to $48,000$7,888
$48,001 to $75,000$10,567
$75,001 to $110,000$11,321
Over $110,000$14,892

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Student Population

17,655

Undergrads

0

Graduates

9,633

Women

8,022

Men

30%

Full-time

70%

Par-time

Ethnic Diversity
Hispanic
49%
White
25%
Asian
9%
Race/ethnicity unknown
7%
Black/African American
5%
Two or more races
3%
Non-resident alien
1%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
0%

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

Los Angeles Pierce College
6201 Winnetka Ave
Woodland Hills, CA 91371
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