Summit College

Colton, CA 92324
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Summit College is one of the one hundred twenty-seven private, for-profit career colleges in California. The campus is located in a suburb, in Colton.

According to the NCES 2017 report, a total of 1,154 students attend the school. Every year 77% of the graduating class students graduate in 150% of the time it takes to complete their studies.

Institution Overview

Campus LocaleLarge Suburb
Number of Students1,154
Student to Faculty Ratio29:1
Is Admission OpenYes
Religious Affiliation -
LevelLess than two year
Business ModelFor-profit
On Campus Housing-
Retention Rate74%

Nursing Programs

The Summit College nursing program offers students individual attention, knowledge and skills required in the nursing profession.

The program is offered in full time and part time (evening and weekend schedule) schedules to accommodate working students.

The curriculum is intended to provide the appropriate combination of in class theoretical instruction with hands on clinical and laboratory practice in healthcare facilities in the area to allow a command of the skills required at the entry level

The VN program includes a range of courses, Anatomy & Physiology, Nutrition, Psychology, Normal Growth and Development, Nursing Fundamentals, Nursing Process, Communication, Patient Education, Pharmacology, Medical-surgical Nursing, Communicable Diseases, Gerontological Nursing, Rehabilitation Nursing, Pediatric Nursing, Maternity Nursing and, Leadership and Supervision.

Licensed Vocational Nurses can serve in a range of healthcare settings including in Doctor’s Offices, Hospitals, Clinical Settings, Nursing Home Facilities, Rehabilitation Facilities and Correctional Facilities, under the supervision of a Registered Nurse or Licensed Physicians.

Admissions Process:

  • Contact the college to schedule an interview with one of the admission advisors
  • High school diploma or GED equivalency certificate.
  • Schedule a campus tour
  • Take the entrance exam covering basic mathematical and English skills
  •  Meet with financial aid department

Further detail on this program can be acquired by contacting the admissions department in person or online.




Nursing Programs Graduates (2017-2018 academic year)

Number of Graduates
Degree type Men Women
Certificate 13 45
Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years 26 175
Average NCLEX pass rate
  • NCLEX-PN: 75.6%

Compare Schools

Nursing schools located within 55 miles radius of Summit College

North-West College-Pomona
26 miles away
California Career Institute
42 miles away
Palladium Technical Academy
42 miles away
Medical Allied Career Center
44 miles away
Angeles Institute
46 miles away
Integrity College of Health
48 miles away
North-West College-Pasadena
48 miles away
California Nurses Educational Institute
49 miles away
American Career College-Lynwood
52 miles away
North-West College-Glendale
55 miles away
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Institutional Accreditations
Accrediting Council for Continuing Education and Training
07/01/1994 - Current



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).

Cost to Attend

No Info Available

Financial Aid

In 2017-2018 academic year, 50% of Summit College's students received financial aid. Below is the breakdown of the financial aid provided to students.

Students Receiving Aid Average Amount/Student
Pell Grant 44% $4,529
Other Federal Grant -- --
State Grant & Scholarships -- --
Institutional Grant & Scholarships -- --
Federal Student Loans 44% $7,350
Private Loans -- --


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$22,721
$30,001 to $48,000$22,837
$48,001 to $75,000$24,076
$75,001 to $110,000$27,190
Over $110,000$27,721

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Student Population













Ethnic Diversity
Black/African American
Race/ethnicity unknown
Two or more races
Non-resident alien
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander

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Data source: (2017-2018 colleges survey) and California state board of nursing.
Summit College
851 S. Cooley Dr
Colton, CA 92324

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