Wenatchee Valley College

Wenatchee, WA 98801

Wenatchee Valley College is one of the 35 public 4-year colleges in Washington. Its campus is small in size and located in Wenatchee. The institution offers only undergrad degree programs.

Every year 28% of students graduate in 150% of the time it takes to complete their respective studies.

Wenatchee Valley College's in-state tuition for 2017-2018 academic year was $3,469, and fees were $310. Out-of-state tuition and fees for the same period were $3,886 and $310 respectively.


Campus LocaleSmall City
Campus SizeSmall
Student to Faculty Ratio15:1
Is Admission OpenYes
Religious Affiliation -
On Campus HousingYes
Retention Rate-

Nursing Programs Offered

Nursing Programs Graduates (2017-2018 academic year)

Number of Graduates
Degree type Men Women
Associate's degree 9 46
Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years 11 42
Certificate 28 67

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Institutional Accreditations
Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities
12/01/1948 - Current
Nursing Programs Accreditations
Nursing (ADNUR) - Associate degree programs
10/01/1996 - 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).

Application fee
Undergrads $25
Graduates --

Cost to Attend

The following table details the reported cost of attendance per credit hour for the 2017-2018 academic year.

Undergrad courses
In District Students$105
In State Students$105
Out of State Students$118
Graduate courses
In District Students--
In State Students--
Out of State Students--

Tuition Estimates

Based on the above credit hour costs, here is a sample tuition for different nursing programs.

Program Credit Hours In district In State Out of State
LPN 45 $4,725 $4,725 $5,310
ADN 70 $7,350 $7,350 $8,260
BSN 125 $13,125 $13,125 $14,750
Please note that the above cost estimate does not include school fees, books, supplies, etc.You need to allot additional money for that.
If you attend a private, for-profit school, usually the additional cost (besides tuition) is about 10% of the tuition. If you attend a public school or a not-for-profit private school, the additional cost is around 50% of the tuition.

Financial Aid

In 2017-2018 academic year, 73% of Wenatchee Valley 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 48% $4,157
Other Federal Grant 4% $943
State Grant & Scholarships 42% $3,214
Institutional Grant & Scholarships 22% $1,565
Federal Student Loans 9% $4,679
Private Loans -- --


Average Net Price/year
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$5,396
$30,001 to $48,000$6,341
$48,001 to $75,000$7,995
$75,001 to $110,000$11,797
Over $110,000$12,951

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Student Population













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

Relevant scholarships

FNSNA Promise of Nursing Scholarships

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 ...

Marguerite McAlpin Memorial Scholarship for Nursing

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 ...

McKesson Scholarships

This scholarship open to all students attending accredited nursing program in selected regions such as Louisiana, Maryland, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas and ...

Washington State Nurses Foundation Scholarship

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 ...

CVCH Nursing Scholarship

Applicant must be a Wenatchee Valley College student who is enrolled in a nursing program. Applicant must demonstrate a strong commitment to the nursing profession and to the community in which ...

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Data source: https://nces.ed.gov (2017-2018 colleges survey) and Washington state board of nursing.

Wenatchee Valley College
1300 Fifth St
Wenatchee, WA 98801

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