Rio Hondo College
Whittier, CA 90601
Located in Whittier, California, Rio Hondo College is a public institution that offers both undergrad and graduate degree programs.
RHCCD has an open admission/open enrollment policy. The only requirement for entrance is a high school diploma or equivalent (such as GED certificate).
RHCCD's in-state tuition for academic year 2016-2017 was $1,288 and fees $72. Out-of-state tuition and fees for the same period were $6,888 and $72 respectively.
|Campus LocaleSuburb: Large|
|Student to Faculty Ratio31:1|
|Religious Affiliation -|
|Business ModelNot for Profit|
|On Campus Housing-|
Nursing Programs Offered
LPN to ADN
The Rio Hondo College Nursing program is accredited by the California State Board of Registered Nursing. Graduates from the program are eligible to sit for the examination that leads to licensure as licensed practitioner.
The curriculum is intended to provide the appropriate combination of in class theoretical instruction with hands on clinical and laboratory practice in healthcare facilities in the area to allow a command of the skills required at the entry level.
Graduates from the program will work under the supervision of a licensed physician or a Registered Nurse in a range of health care setting including doctor’s offices, clinics, community based health care and assisted living facilities.
The program has the following requirements for admission:
- Official high school diploma or GED equivalency certificate
- Unofficial transcripts from other colleges attended by the applicant including programs in Rio Hondo College
- A copy of transcripts for a degree from another institution if applicable
- Verification on letterhead from any health care facility the applicant has worked in if applicable
- Official copy of the ATI TEAS test if applicable
- Pre-requisites for the course are (Human Anatomy, Human Physiology, Microbiology, English 101 and Math for Health Professional)
Successful applicants will be required to submit to a background check, fingerprinting, and physical clearance before registering in the Nursing program.
Nursing Programs Graduates - 2016-2017 academic year
|Program name||Degree type||Graduates|
|Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training||Certificate||18|
|Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse||Associate's degree||74|
|Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training||Associate's degree||8|
NCLEX-RN Passrate History
NCLEX-RN passrate history of Rio Hondo College as reported by California state board of nursing.
NCLEX-PN Passrate History
NCLEX-PN passrate history of Rio Hondo College as reported by California state board of nursing.
Nearby Nursing Schools
The following schools are located within 200 miles radius from Rio Hondo College
Medical Career Institute
2.22 miles away
Medical Allied Career Center
7.28 miles away
Everest College - Alhambra
7.8 miles away
California State University-Los Angeles
8.41 miles away
Integrity College Of Health
11.88 miles away
American Career College - Orange County
12.2 miles away
California State University-Fullerton
12.66 miles away
YWCA Los Angeles Job Corps Center
12.99 miles away
Summit College - Anaheim
13.18 miles away
Bethesda University of California
13.34 miles away
Western Association of Schools and Colleges, Accrediting Commission for Community and Junior Colleges|
01/01/1967 - Current
$7,420Average Net Price/year
Net Price by Family Income
|Less than 30k$5,514|
|30k to 48k$5,968|
|48k to 75k$7,857|
|75k to 110k$9,807|
Cost Per Credit Hours
Cost of a course per credit hour for undergrad and graduate classes.
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Two or more races
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
American Indian or Alaska Native
Data soucre: IPEDS colleges survery (Fall 2016)
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LVN graduates may apply concurrently to the Foundation's Associate Degree Nursing Scholarship, and if rejected, may then apply for this scholarship. Scholarships are available to students who [...]
Applicant to this scholarship must be currently accepted or enrolled in an Associate Degree nursing program and must have valid legal presence and ability to work and provide care in [...]
Students who are currently enrolled or accepted into a Bachelor of Science Nursing Program may apply and receive up to $13,000 for one academic year. In return for receiving the scholarship, [...]
Data source: https://nces.ed.gov (2015-2016 colleges survey) and California state board of nursing