Spokane Community College

Nursing Programs

State board of nursing approval: Fully Approved
Average NCLEX RN passrate (3 years): 89.33%
Average number of students tested annually: 118
Program accreditations: NLNAC
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 Spokane Community College as reported by Washington state board of nursing.

Passrate (%)
Year Students Tested School National Avg
2012 100 90 92.83
2011 129 93 90.32
2010 124 85 89.66
2009 150 83 90.11
2008 152 80 88.28
2007 144 84.7 87.91
2006 142 94.4 91.59
What is this?

The Spokane Community College Nursing program offers an Applied Associate of Science Degree to prepare students for entry level nursing practice in a diverse range of healthcare settings. The program is approved by the Washington Nursing Care Quality Assurance Commission.

The program allows for different exit points with students being able to take the state exam to qualify as a Nursing Assistant Certificate. Students who complete the second quarter are eligible to qualify as Nurse Technicians, after the completion of four quarters in the program students have the option to apply to sit for licensure as practical nurses.

Students who complete the seven quarters of the program will graduate with an AAS degree and are eligible to apply for the National Licensure Council examination.

Admission Requirements: Students are expected to submit all official transcripts and diplomas and to complete general education and science requirements. Applicants will be advised in regards to placement after transcripts have been reviewed by the Health Science counselor.

 Students accepted into the program are required to meet with the following requirements:

  1. Submit documentation for required immunizations, including for measles, rubella, mumps, varicella, diphtheria, tetanus and pertussis within the required period of time
  2. Physical health examination including a current tuberculin skin test
  3. Vaccination for Hepatitis B is recommended but applicants have the option of signing a waiver
  4. Current CPR certification for Health Care Provides from the American Heart Association
  5. Criminal background check (to be completed annually during the whole period of enrollment)
  6. Proof of current medical insurance (to be renewed every quarter)
  7. Drug screening (if required for clinical practice placement)



 

State board of nursing approval: Fully Approved
Average NCLEX PN passrate (3 years): 95.92%
Average number of students tested annually: 67
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 Spokane Community College as reported by Washington state board of nursing.

Passrate (%)
Year Students Tested School National Avg
2012 66 96.97 92.83
2011 71 95.8 90.32
2010 63 95 89.66
2009 57 96 90.11
2008 60 93 88.28
2007 54 98.2 87.91
2006 61 96.7 91.59
What is this?

Accreditations

Institutional Accreditation
Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities
09/01/1967 - Current
Specialized Accreditation
Nursing (ADNUR) - Associate degree programs
ACEN
11/01/2011 - Current

Overview

Campus LocaleCity: Midsize
Student to Faculty Ratio17:1
Open AdmissionYes
Religious Affiliation -
Level2 year
OwnershipPublic
Business ModelNot for Profit
On Campus Housing-
Retention Rate54%

Admissions

100%

Acceptance Rate

Cost

$4,147

Average Net Price/year
Net Price by Family Income
Less than 30k$3,181
30k to 48k$4,686
48k to 75k$7,554
75k to 110k$9,891
Over 110k$10,448
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Financial Aid & Loan

36%

Recipients

$6,095

Average Amount

Any grant or scholarship aid

30%

Recipients

$4,040

Average Amount

Pell grants

21%

Recipients

$6,176

Average Amount

Federal Student Loans

Students

10,100

Undergrads

0

Graduates

5,879

Women

4,221

Men

42%

Full-time

58%

Par-time

Ethnic Diversity
White
54%
Race/ethnicity unknown
35%
Hispanic
4%
Black/African American
2%
Asian
2%
Two or more races
2%
Non-resident alien
1%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
0%
American Indian or Alaska Native
0%

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Spokane Community College
1810 North Greene Street
Spokane, WA 99217
(509) 533-8020