San Joaquin Valley College-Visalia

Nursing Programs

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

 

State board of nursing approval: Fully Approved
Average NCLEX PN passrate (3 years): 79.33%
Average number of students tested annually: 30
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 San Joaquin Valley College-Visalia as reported by California state board of nursing.

Passrate (%)
Year Students Tested School National Avg
2012 25 80 71.45
2011 40 80 88.22
2010 23 78 87.53
2009 45 82 88.47
2008 30 83 87.58
2007 37 100 85.88
What is this?

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.

 

State board of nursing approval: Fully Approved
Average NCLEX RN passrate (3 years): 64.1%
Average number of students tested annually: 62
Program accreditations: Not Accredited
Available Study Options
Fulltime Parttime On Campus Online Hybrid Weekend Evening

NCLEX RN Passrate History

Annual NCLEX RN passrate data and the number of students who took the exam at San Joaquin Valley College-Visalia as reported by California state board of nursing.

Passrate (%)
Year Students Tested School National Avg
2012 68 60.29 71.45
2011 76 53.95 88.22
2010 41 78.05 87.53
2009 12 91.67 88.47
2008 20 85 87.58
What is this?
State board of nursing approval: Fully Approved
Average NCLEX RN passrate (3 years): 64.1%
Average number of students tested annually: 62
Program accreditations: Not Accredited
Available Study Options
Fulltime Parttime On Campus Online Hybrid Weekend Evening

NCLEX RN Passrate History

Annual NCLEX RN passrate data and the number of students who took the exam at San Joaquin Valley College-Visalia as reported by California state board of nursing.

Passrate (%)
Year Students Tested School National Avg
2012 68 60.29 71.45
2011 76 53.95 88.22
2010 41 78.05 87.53
2009 12 91.67 88.47
2008 20 85 87.58
What is this?

Accreditations

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

Overview

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

Admissions

100%

Acceptance Rate

Cost

$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

75%

Recipients

$4,313

Average Amount

Any grant or scholarship aid

75%

Recipients

$4,213

Average Amount

Pell grants

65%

Recipients

$8,583

Average Amount

Federal Student Loans

Students

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%

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San Joaquin Valley College-Visalia
8344 W Mineral King Ave
Visalia, CA 93291
(559) 651-2500

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