Wilkes-Barre Area Career and Technical Center Practical Nursing

Wilkes Barre, PA 18705
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Wilkes-Barre Area Career and Technical Center Practical Nursing is one of the thirty-one public career colleges in Pennsylvania. The campus is located in a suburb, in Wilkes Barre.

According to the NCES 2017 report, a total of 110 students attend the school. Every year 78% of the graduating class students graduate in 150% of the time it takes to complete their studies.

Institution Overview

Campus LocaleLarge Suburb
Number of Students110
Student to Faculty Ratio8:1
Is Admission OpenYes
Religious Affiliation -
LevelLess than two year
TypePublic
On Campus Housing-
Retention Rate63%

Nursing Programs

Nursing Programs Graduates (2017-2018 academic year)

Number of Graduates
Degree type Men Women
Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years 5 65
Average NCLEX pass rate
  • NCLEX-PN: 83.4%

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Accreditations

Nursing Programs Accreditations
Nursing (PNUR) - Practical nursing programs
ACEN
04/01/1987 - Current

Admission

100%

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 $40
Graduates --

Cost to Attend

No Info Available

Financial Aid

In 2017-2018 academic year, 96% of Wilkes-Barre Area Career and Technical Center Practical Nursing's students received financial aid. Below is the breakdown of the financial aid provided to students.

Students Receiving Aid Average Amount/Student
Pell Grant 76% $3,328
Other Federal Grant -- --
State Grant & Scholarships -- --
Institutional Grant & Scholarships -- --
Federal Student Loans 76% $6,361
Private Loans -- --

$14,957

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$15,458
$30,001 to $48,000$14,068
$48,001 to $75,000$18,085
$75,001 to $110,000--
Over $110,000$18,429

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Student Population

110

Undergrads

0

Graduates

100

Women

10

Men

100%

Full-time

0%

Par-time

Ethnic Diversity
White
92%
Black/African American
5%
Hispanic
2%
Asian
1%
Race/ethnicity unknown
0%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
0%
Non-resident alien
0%
Two or more races
0%

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

Wilkes-Barre Area Career and Technical Center Practical Nursing
350 Jumper Rd
Wilkes Barre, PA 18705
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