United Technical Center
Clarksburg, WV 26301
Located in Clarksburg, West Virginia, United Technical Center is a public institution that offers diploma and certificate programs, which can be completed in 2 years or less.
The institution is part of West Virginia Higher Education Policy Commission that operates 10 campuses in Bluefield, Fairmont, Buckhannon, Charleston, Huntington, Eleanor, Shepherdstown, Clarksburg, Morgantown, Keyser.
The total number of students who applied in FALL 2016 was 7 and 6 students were accepted.
United Technical Center in-state tuition for academic year 2016-2017 was $3,300 and fees $200. Out-of-state tuition and fees for the same period were $3,300 and $200 respectively.
|Campus LocaleTown: Distant|
|Student to Faculty Ratio12:1|
|Religious Affiliation -|
|LevelLess than 2 year|
|Business ModelNot for Profit|
|On Campus Housing-|
Nursing Programs Offered
The United Technical Center Practical Nursing program is a 12 month program preparing adults for entry level jobs in nursing cares. The program is accredited by the West Virginia State Board of Examiners for Licensed Practical Nurses and North Central Association.
Students who successfully graduate from the program are eligible to apply to sit for the National Council Licensure Examination for Practical Nursing.
Graduates wishing to pursue further education in Registered Nursing and articulation are prepared to do so by the academic instruction they receive in this program.
- Register for pre-entrance examination
- The program offers pre-entrance exams between October and February (Test is an assessment of Math, English, and Science)
- Pre-requisites for entrance including Medical Terminology and Math for Medications (offered by United Technical Center online and in the evenings respectively)
- Applicants meeting the minimum test scores will be scheduled for a personal interview
Successful applicants will be notified by mail to complete the program specific requirements:
- Criminal background check (required by law for clinical experience and licensure)
- Health examination, physical assessment (required immunizations and laboratory tests)
- Dental examinations
Classes for the Practical Nursing program begin on the 1st of July.
Nursing Programs Graduates - 2016-2017 academic year
|Program name||Degree type||Graduates|
|Practical Nursing, Vocational Nursing and Nursing Assistants, Other||Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years||20|
Nearby Nursing Schools
The following schools are located within 200 miles radius from United Technical Center
Monongalia County Technical Education Center
29.79 miles away
Greene County Career and Technology Center
41.88 miles away
Fayette County Career & Technical Institute Practical Nursing Program
50.2 miles away
Wood County School of Practical Nursing
61.67 miles away
Western Area Career & Technology Center
65.45 miles away
Roane-Jackson Technical Center
72.76 miles away
Mineral County Vocational Technical Center
73.57 miles away
University of Phoenix - Pittsburgh Campus
78.16 miles away
Somerset County Technology Center
85.35 miles away
John D Rockefeller IV Career Center
85.49 miles away
Council on Occupational Education|
05/24/2013 - Current
|Secondary school GPA Required|
|Secondary school rank Neither required nor recommended|
|Secondary school record Required|
|Completion of college-preparatory program Neither required nor recommended|
|Formal demonstration of competencies Required|
|Admission test scores (SAT/ACT) Neither required nor recommended|
|TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language) Neither required nor recommended|
|Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.) Required|
$5,110Average Net Price/year
Net Price by Family Income
|Less than 30k$1,850|
|30k to 48k--|
|48k to 75k$6,197|
|75k to 110k--|
Cost Per Credit Hours
Cost of a course per credit hour for undergrad and graduate classes.
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Data soucre: IPEDS colleges survery (Fall 2016)
Applicants who are registered nurses must have a current license to practice as an RN, have more than a high school diploma and be currently enrolled in an undergraduate nursing degree program [...]
Applicant must be a Charleston, WV resident enrolled as a full time student in an accredited nursing program in West Virginia. Minimum 2.5 GPA required.
Applicant must be a West Virginia resident enrolled full time at an accredited college or university, have a minimum 2.5 GPA, and demonstrate good moral character. Preference given to [...]
Applicant must be a graduating senior of Logan High School who plans to enroll in a field of study in registered nursing from an accredited college in West Virginia. Minimum 2.5 GPA and [...]
Applicant must be a resident of West Virginia; preference will be given to Jackson County residents. Applicant must be planning to major in the fields of library science, nursing, or [...]
Data source: https://nces.ed.gov (2015-2016 colleges survey) and West Virginia state board of nursing