Somerset County Technology Center

Somerset, PA 15501
Write a Review

Somerset County Technology Center (SCTC) is located in Somerset, Pennsylvania. SCTC opened in 1972 and has become a well-respected vocational and technical school. This school serves both high school students and adults. There are a large number of different technical and vocational training courses at the school that will lead directly to great employment opportunities. There are career programs in fields that are traditionally very lucrative, making this a popular educational center in the community. SCTC is also known for offering workforce-related training to different businesses in the community.

The SCTC nursing program is going to help students learn the necessary skills to become licensed practical nurses. This is a one-year practical nursing program that aims to provide all nursing students with an excellent education. There is a great emphasis placed on practical skills as well as traditional classroom learning experiences. Graduates of the SCTC practical nursing program will be fully prepared to take the NCLEX-PN licensure exam. This program has produced many successful LPNs throughout the years and continues to provide great educational opportunities to prospective nurses in the community.

Institution Overview

Campus LocaleFringe Rural
Number of Students70
Student to Faculty Ratio4:1
Is Admission OpenYes
Religious Affiliation -
LevelLess than two year
TypePublic
On Campus Housing-
Retention Rate71%

Nursing Programs

Nursing Programs Graduates (2017-2018 academic year)

Number of Graduates
Degree type Men Women
Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years 2 22
Average NCLEX pass rate
  • NCLEX-PN: 91.4%

Accreditations

Institutional Accreditations
Middle States Commission on Secondary Schools
10/01/2007 - Current

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).

Application fee
Undergrads $110
Graduates --

Cost to Attend

No Info Available

Financial Aid

In 2017-2018 academic year, 100% of Somerset County Technology Center's students received financial aid. Below is the breakdown of the financial aid provided to students.

Students Receiving Aid Average Amount/Student
Pell Grant 100% $4,500
Other Federal Grant -- --
State Grant & Scholarships -- --
Institutional Grant & Scholarships -- --
Federal Student Loans 100% $10,194
Private Loans -- --

$8,314

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$7,186
$30,001 to $48,000$10,006
$48,001 to $75,000--
$75,001 to $110,000--
Over $110,000--

Calculate your net price

Student Population

70

Undergrads

0

Graduates

53

Women

17

Men

100%

Full-time

0%

Par-time

Ethnic Diversity
White
96%
Black/African American
4%
Two or more races
0%
Non-resident alien
0%
Race/ethnicity unknown
0%
Asian
0%
Hispanic
0%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
0%

Reviews (0)

If you are a current or former student of this school, please help out prospective students by sharing your experience with the school. We also welcome faculty members and staff members to leave a review and answer students questions.

Overall Rating
Academics
Professors/Faculty
Clinical
Value for Money
You can leave a review using your real name or an alias.
If you want us to contact you when your review receives a comment, leave an email address here. Your email will not be published.
Enter the name of the degree program you are attended at this school.
Minimum 100 characters. Tell others about your experience. What did you like about this school?

Your review will be reviewed and published if approved. Review guideline.


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

Somerset County Technology Center
281 Technology Dr
Somerset, PA 15501
Website

Find nursing programs near you