Skagit Valley College
Mount Vernon, WA 98273
Located in Mount Vernon, Washington, Skagit Valley College is a public institution that offers both undergrad and graduate degree programs.
The institution is part of Washington State Board for Community and Technical Colleges that operates 10 campuses in Tacoma, Bellevue, Bellingham, Moses Lake, Bothell, Centralia, Vancouver, Lakewood, Pasco, Lynnwood.
Skagit Valley College has an open admission/open enrollment policy. The only requirement for entrance is a high school diploma or equivalent (such as GED certificate).
Skagit Valley College in-state tuition for academic year 2016-2017 was $3,800 and fees $400. Out-of-state tuition and fees for the same period were $4,300 and $400 respectively.
|Campus LocaleCity: Small|
|Student to Faculty Ratio15:1|
|Religious Affiliation -|
|Business ModelNot for Profit|
|On Campus HousingYes|
Nursing Programs Offered
The Skagit Valley College, Nursing Program offers the second year of the Associate Degree in Registered Nursing. The program is approved by the Washington State Nursing Care Quality Assurance Commission and is accredited by the National League of Nursing Accreditation Commission.
The LPN-RN program is a program offered on a part time basis over five quarters. Students who successfully complete the program are awarded an Associate Degree in Registered Nursing and are eligible to sit for the State Licensing Examination for Registered Nursing.
Skagit also offers a full time practical nursing program which is four quarters long although students are able to complete the program in seven quarters of part time study. Students who successfully complete this program are awarded a Certificate in Practical Nursing and will be eligible to apply to sit for the State Licensing Examination to be licensed as Practical Nursing.
The waiting list for the nursing program is administered by the Whidbey Island Campus Nursing Department.
- Applicants are expected to be 18 years or older
- Submit High school diploma or GED equivalency certificate
- Pre-requisite general education and nursing courses
- Cumulative Grade Point Average
Applicants who are accepted into the program are expected to submit to the program specific requirements including physical examination assessment, criminal background check and drug screening.
Nursing Programs Graduates - 2016-2017 academic year
|Program name||Degree type||Graduates|
|Nursing Assistant/Aide and Patient Care Assistant/Aide||Certificate||131|
|Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training||Certificate||57|
|Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse||Associate's degree||68|
NCLEX-RN Passrate History
NCLEX-RN passrate history of Skagit Valley College as reported by Washington state board of nursing.
NCLEX-PN Passrate History
NCLEX-PN passrate history of Skagit Valley College as reported by Washington state board of nursing.
Nearby Nursing Schools
The following schools are located within 200 miles radius from Skagit Valley College
Western Washington University
22.2 miles away
Bellingham Technical College
24.51 miles away
North Seattle College
50.93 miles away
Lake Washington Institute of Technology
50.98 miles away
University of Washington-Seattle Campus
53.93 miles away
55.73 miles away
Seattle Central College
56.66 miles away
59.32 miles away
61.4 miles away
South Seattle College
61.46 miles away
Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities|
09/01/1948 - Current
Nursing Programs Accreditations
Nursing (ADNUR) - Associate degree programs|
06/01/1993 - Current
Cost (Net Price)
$8,159Average Net Price/year
Net Price by Family Income
|Less than 30k$7,430|
|30k to 48k$9,079|
|48k to 75k$10,698|
|75k to 110k$14,123|
Financial Aid & Loan
Students receiving any grant or scholarship aid
Students Who receive Pell Grants
Federal Student Loans
Two or more races
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
American Indian or Alaska Native
Data soucre: IPEDS colleges survery (Fall 2016)
These scholarships are available to full-time student in selected regions of the U.S. Eligibility is determined by applicant's school/college of nursing's zip code. Applicants for [...]
Applicant to this scholarship has to be graduate or undergraduate student and/or trainee in the field of nursing. Candidates for this award must be a child, grandchild or great-grandchild of a [...]
This scholarship open to all students attending accredited nursing program in selected regions such as Louisiana, Maryland, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas [...]
The Washington State Nurses Foundation annually award scholarships to qualified candidates enrolled in an approved program leading to an associate or baccalaureate nursing degree in [...]
Applicants must be residents of Alaska, Idaho, Montana, Oregon or Washington. Students must be members of the LGBTQ and allied community and display leadership either within the LGBTQ community [...]
Data source: https://nces.ed.gov (2015-2016 colleges survey) and Washington state board of nursing