Walla Walla Community College

Nursing Programs

State board of nursing approval: Fully Approved
Average NCLEX RN passrate (3 years): 94%
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 Walla Walla Community College as reported by Washington state board of nursing.

Passrate (%)
Year Students Tested School National Avg
2012 114 96.49 92.83
2011 115 96.5 90.32
2010 123 89 89.66
2009 109 91 90.11
2008 114 88 88.28
2007 110 77.3 87.91
2006 123 91.1 91.59
What is this?

The Walla Walla Community College LPN program is approved by the Washington State Nursing Care Quality Assurance Commission and is accredited by the National League for Nursing Accrediting Commission.

Students who successfully complete a year of courses, and additional coursework in the summer quarter will be eligible to apply to sit for the National Council Licensure Examination to be licensed as a Practical Nurse.     

Admission Requirements:    

  • High School Transcripts or GED Equivalency Certificate
  • College Transcripts (if applicable)    
  • A minimum of a 2.0 GPA for all college level coursework
  • Pre-requisite General education and science courses

Students transferring from another nursing program will be accepted into the program as space permits after the appropriate evaluation of their application documents and performance evaluation for clinical practice from the previous program.     Transfer students will also need to have demonstrably adequate skills in laboratory and medication administration skills to be admitted into the program.    

Successful applicants to the program will be required to submit immunization records, criminal background check, proof of personal liability insurance, certificate for HIV training, and current CPR certification.    

Clinical rotations will be scheduled at all times of the day of the week including at night and on weekends. The shifts may vary in length lasting to up to 12.5 hours at a range of clinical settings which may situated at some distance and require the student to arrange means of transport beforehand.

State board of nursing approval: Fully Approved
Average NCLEX PN passrate (3 years): 99.23%
Average number of students tested annually: 47
Program accreditations: NLNAC
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 Walla Walla Community College as reported by Washington state board of nursing.

Passrate (%)
Year Students Tested School National Avg
2012 50 100 92.83
2011 43 97.7 90.32
2010 48 100 89.66
2009 54 98 90.11
2008 43 98 88.28
2007 45 100 87.91
2006 35 100 91.59
What is this?

Accreditations

Institutional Accreditation
Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities
12/01/1969 - Current
Specialized Accreditation
Nursing (ADNUR) - Associate degree programs
ACEN
06/01/1975 - Current

Overview

Campus LocaleCity: Small
Student to Faculty Ratio17:1
Open AdmissionYes
Religious Affiliation -
Level2 year
OwnershipPublic
Business ModelNot for Profit
On Campus Housing-
Retention Rate64%

Admissions

100%

Acceptance Rate

Cost

$6,945

Average Net Price/year
Net Price by Family Income
Less than 30k$4,954
30k to 48k$5,054
48k to 75k$7,796
75k to 110k$10,920
Over 110k$11,539
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Financial Aid & Loan

40%

Recipients

$5,447

Average Amount

Any grant or scholarship aid

30%

Recipients

$3,921

Average Amount

Pell grants

20%

Recipients

$6,454

Average Amount

Federal Student Loans

Students

4,327

Undergrads

0

Graduates

1,865

Women

2,462

Men

57%

Full-time

43%

Par-time

Ethnic Diversity
White
62%
Hispanic
17%
Race/ethnicity unknown
8%
Black/African American
5%
Two or more races
5%
Asian
1%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
1%
American Indian or Alaska Native
0%
Non-resident alien
0%

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Walla Walla Community College
500 Tausick Way
Walla Walla, WA 99362
(509) 522-2500
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