San Joaquin Valley College-Visalia

Visalia, CA 93291

San Joaquin Valley College-Visalia is a privately run, for profit institution, located in Visalia, California. It offers diploma and associate's degree programs, which can take 2 to 4 year to complete.

The institution is part of San Joaquin Valley College Inc. that operates 2 campuses in Visalia, Visalia.

San Joaquin Valley College-Visalia has an open admission/open enrollment policy. The only requirement for entrance is a high school diploma or equivalent (such as GED certificate).

Overview

Campus LocaleRural: Fringe
Student to Faculty Ratio21:1
Open AdmissionYes
Religious Affiliation -
Level2 year
OwnershipPrivate
Business ModelFor Profit
On Campus Housing-
Retention Rate61%

Nursing Programs Offered

  • LPN

    The program offers fundamental Nursing skills, maternity and pediatric nursing, general psychology, clinical pharmacology, healthcare ethics, critical care concepts.

    Extensive practical nursing opportunities offered in actual clinical setting in a range of medical facilities in California offers students the opportunity to interact with patients and medical staff in a real world healthcare setting.

    The San Joaquin Valley College's LVN Program is approved by the Board of Vocational Nursing and Psychiatric Technicians. Graduates from the program will earn an Associate of Science Degree and are eligible to apply to sit for the NCLEX PN. Graduates are also eligible to earn Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Certification.

    Admission Requirements:

    • 18 years of age or older
    • Official high School diploma or transcript or GED
    • Transcripts for all college courses taken, as applicable

     

  • ADN

    The San Joaquin Valley College's Licensed Vocational Nursing Program is approved by the Board of Vocational Nursing and Psychiatric Technicians.

    The program offers fundamental Nursing skills, maternity and pediatric nursing, general psychology, clinical pharmacology, healthcare ethics, critical care concepts.

    Extensive practical nursing opportunities offered in actual clinical setting in a range of medical facilities in California offers students the opportunity to interact with patients and medical staff in a real world healthcare setting.

    Graduates from the program will earn an Associate of Science Degree and are eligible to apply to sit for the State Board administered Vocational Nursing Licensing Examination. Graduates are also eligible to earn Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Certification.

    Admission Requirements:

    Applicants are required to submit the following documentation before being considered eligible for the VN program selection process:

    • Proof that the applicant is 18 years of age or older
    • Complete and submit an application form for the college
    • Official high School diploma or transcript or GED equivalency certificate
    • Transcripts for all college courses taken, as applicable

    More information on the courses offered in this program and the admissions process can be obtained by contacting San Joaquin Valley College on the official website.

     

  • LPN to ADN

Nursing Programs Graduates - 2016-2017 academic year

Program name Degree type Graduates
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years 1
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse Associate's degree 114
Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training Associate's degree 25

Nearby Nursing Schools

The following schools are located within 200 miles radius from San Joaquin Valley College-Visalia

Institute of Technology
39.82 miles away
Brightwood College-Bakersfield
71.11 miles away
Brightwood College-Modesto
133.99 miles away
Carrington College-San Jose
146.67 miles away
Valley College of Medical Careers
151.9 miles away
California Career College
153.58 miles away
National Career College
154.7 miles away
Carrington College-Stockton
157.07 miles away
Concorde Career College-North Hollywood
157.87 miles away
Brightwood College-North Hollywood
158.26 miles away

Accreditations

Institutional Accreditations
Western Association of Schools and Colleges, Accrediting Commission for Community and Junior Colleges
07/01/1995 - Current

Admissions

100%

Acceptance Rate

Cost (Net Price)

$18,733

Average Net Price/year
Net Price by Family Income
Less than 30k$18,686
30k to 48k$18,747
48k to 75k$20,621
75k to 110k$22,757
Over 110k$23,121
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Financial Aid & Loan

Students receiving any grant or scholarship aid

75%

Recipients

$4,313

Average Amount


Students Who receive Pell Grants

75%

Recipients

$4,213

Average Amount


Federal Student Loans

65%

Recipients

$8,583

Average Amount

Student Population

5,553

Undergrads

0

Graduates

3,902

Women

1,651

Men

100%

Full-time

0%

Par-time

Ethnic Diversity
Hispanic
52%
White
23%
Black/African American
9%
Two or more races
6%
Asian
5%
Race/ethnicity unknown
3%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
1%
American Indian or Alaska Native
0%
Non-resident alien
0%

Data soucre: IPEDS colleges survery (Fall 2016)

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Data source: https://nces.ed.gov (2015-2016 colleges survey) and California state board of nursing
San Joaquin Valley College-Visalia
8344 W Mineral King Ave
Visalia, CA 93291
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