Reid State Technical College

Health Careers and Human Services Division

Nursing Programs

The LPN program provided by Reid State Technical College is structured to meet the demands of both full-time and part-time students. For the full time day program, the course duration is three semesters while the part time students take four semesters. The diploma program has the approval of the Alabama Board of Nursing. Students, who complete the program satisfactorily, become eligible to seat at NCLEX PN exam.

The program is offered at two sites. The main campus in Evergreen and an off campus site located in Atmore. In both campuses part time and full time classes are offred. The curriculum is also the same.

The aim of the practical nursing program is to impart requisite technical skills and knowledge to students to enable them gain employment as entry level licensed practical nurses.

Curriculum

To enable RSTC produce graduates who are competent academically and professionally, the course structure has the following to offer.

  • Critical Thinking
  • Communication
  • Nutrition
  • Pharmacology
  • Cultural Diversity
  • Lifespan
  • Pathophysiology
  • Technology
  • Teaching/Learning
  • Legal/Ethical
  • Roles of the Nurse

Admission

For full time students, enrolment is usually during fall and spring semesters during the first term while part time students can enrol in any semeter. Applicants are also subject to criminal background check and drug screening. Applying students must have completed the TEAS-V (The Test of Essential Academic Skills). The exams results are used to determine the cut off criteria for college admission.

State board of nursing approval: Fully Approved
Average NCLEX PN passrate (3 years): 92.77%
Average number of students tested annually: 33
Program accreditations: Not Accredited
Available Study Options
Fulltime Parttime On Campus Online Hybrid Weekend Evening

NCLEX PN Passrate History

Annual NCLEX PN passrate data and the number of students who took the exam at Reid State Technical College as reported by Alabama state board of nursing.

Passrate (%)
Year Students Tested School National Avg
2012 26 96.2 90.26
2011 39 82.1 88.43
2010 32 100 85.21
2009 51 88.2 89.47
What is this?

Accreditations

Institutional Accreditation
Council on Occupational Education
11/11/1972 - Current

Overview

Campus LocaleRural: Fringe
Student to Faculty Ratio12:1
Open AdmissionYes
Religious Affiliation -
Level2 year
OwnershipPublic
Business ModelNot for Profit
On Campus Housing-
Retention Rate46%

Admissions

100%

Acceptance Rate

Cost

$4,415

Average Net Price/year
Net Price by Family Income
Less than 30k$4,033
30k to 48k--
48k to 75k--
75k to 110k--
Over 110k--
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Financial Aid & Loan

95%

Recipients

$3,454

Average Amount

Any grant or scholarship aid

51%

Recipients

$3,311

Average Amount

Pell grants

0%

Recipients

$0

Average Amount

Federal Student Loans

Students

489

Undergrads

0

Graduates

300

Women

189

Men

42%

Full-time

58%

Par-time

Ethnic Diversity
Black/African American
57%
White
40%
Two or more races
1%
Asian
0%
Hispanic
0%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
0%
American Indian or Alaska Native
0%
Race/ethnicity unknown
0%
Non-resident alien
0%

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Reid State Technical College
100 and Hwy 83
Evergreen, AL 36401
(251) 578-1313
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