Wilkes-Barre Area Career and Technical Center Practical Nursing in Wilkes Barre

Wilkes Barre, PA

Wilkes-Barre Area Career and Technical Center Practical Nursing offers 3-degree programs. Student-to-faculty ratio is 8:1. 1 high safety campus. Acceptance Rate is 59%. 9.5% are women, and 90.5% are men. The average annual total cost of attendance at Wilkes-Barre Area Career and Technical Center Practical Nursing is 16672$, that is above national average. 84% of full-time Wilkes-Barre Area Career and Technical Center Practical Nursing students completed their education program in 150 percent of time: graduation rate is above national average. Average salary after attending is $36,400, so if you studied 2 years, you’ll get your funds back in less than 2 years.

Average Annual Cost

Average annual cost includes tuition and fees, books and supplies, and living expenses, minus the average grant/scholarship aid. Separate metrics have calculated for different institutions depends on calendar system and sector of the establishment (public or private).

The Wilkes-Barre Area Career and Technical Center Practical Nursing is a public and non-academic-year institution, so it’s net price represents the program with the largest enrollment at the institution for the length of the full program, regardless of program length, and it includes undergraduates who first enrolled at any time during the academic year and who pay in-state tuition and receive Title IV aid.

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$16,672
ABOVE AVERAGE

By Family Income

Depending on the federal state, or institutional grant and available, Wilkes-Barre Area Career and Technical Center Practical Nursing students in your income bracket may pay more of less than the overall average costs.

Family IncomeAverage cost
$0 - $30,000$15,562
$30,001 - $48,000$17,602
$48,001 - $75,000$18,232
$75,001 - $110,000$18,384
$110,001+--

Admission considerations

Required:

  • Secondary school record
  • Recommendations
  • Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)

Recommended:

    Neither required nor recommended:

    • Secondary school GPA
    • Secondary school rank
    • Completion of college-preparatory program
    • Formal demonstration of competencies
    • Admission test scores
    • TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)

    Student charges

    Historical tuition and fees

    Historical books and supplies cost

    Finance

    Percent of students with financial aid

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    73%

    Types of financial aids

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    202 of Wilkes-Barre Area Career and Technical Center Practical Nursing undergraduate students were awarded with some type of financial aid, it’s 83 percents of all undergraduate students. This makes Wilkes-Barre Area Career and Technical Center Practical Nursing number 250 in the amount of financial aid awarded to students among all educational institutions in Pennsylvania.

    Students at Wilkes-Barre Area Career and Technical Center Practical Nursing awarded 5 types of loans or aids, the biggest percent of students received a any financial aid.

    Salary After Attending

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    $36,400

    According to College Scorecard Data from U.S. Department of Education

    Students services

    Career

    Academic/career counseling service

    Employment services for students

    Living & meal

    Full-time, first-time degree/certificate-seeking students required to live on campus

    Institution provide on-campus housing

    Institution provides board or meal plan

    Veteran Services Available

    Services and programs are not available to veterans, military servicemembers, or their families

    Disability services

    3%

    Percent indicator of undergraduates formally registered as students with disabilities

    Does not offer distance education opportunities

    Alternative tuition plans

    Any alternative tuition plans offered by institution

    Tuition payment plan

    Tuition payment plan - a program that allows tuition to be paid in installments spread out over an agreed upon period of time, sometimes without interest or finance charges.

    Graduation Rate

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    84%
    ABOVE AVERAGE

    Wilkes-Barre Area Career and Technical Center Practical Nursing graduation rate is above the national average.

    84% of full-time students enrolled for the first time to Wilkes-Barre Area Career and Technical Center Practical Nursing completed the education program and got a degree in 150 percent of the expected time of completion.

    The graduation rate value includes only programs that were completed less than six years for four-year degrees or less than three years for two-year degrees.

    Graduation rate is the percentage of institution’s new-entering, first-time, first-year undergraduate students who complete their program within 150% of the published time for the program. Graduation rate excludes an extensive number of students. This indicator doesn’t take into consideration students of nontraditional enrollments - part-time students, students who enroll mid-year, and who transfer from one institution to another. So graduation rate alone can create a misleading perception. Completion rate in the form of total number of students receiving any types of awards/degrees creates a complete picture. Combining this data with graduation rate is a better way to compare institutions.

    Applying information

    Average number of admissions to one applicant

    1 : 1

    Average number of applicants to one enrolled

    4 : 1

    Admission considerations

    Required:

    • Secondary school record
    • Recommendations
    • Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)

    Recommended:

      Neither required nor recommended:

      • Secondary school GPA
      • Secondary school rank
      • Completion of college-preparatory program
      • Formal demonstration of competencies
      • Admission test scores
      • TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)

      Acceptance Rate

      The percentage of students given offers out of all those that applied.

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      59%

      In comparison to National Average

      Wilkes-Barre Area Career and Technical Center Practical Nursing acceptance rate is below national average.

      In comparison to state Average

      Average acceptance rate for institutions in state is 72%, so acceptance rate value is below state average for 13%.

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      59%
      BELOW AVERAGE

      In comparison to an average acceptance rate in of colleges in $10k - $20k price range

      Average acceptance rate for all institutions in state in the same net price range is 68%, so Wilkes-Barre Area Career and Technical Center Practical Nursing acceptance rate value is below state net price average for 9%.

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      59%
      BELOW AVERAGE

      Admissions yield

      Of those that receive offers to enroll, this is the percent of students that actually do enroll. It is equal to the number of students that enroll divided by the number of accepted students multiplied by 100.
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      48%

      Total

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      48%

      Full time

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      0%

      Part time

      Retention rate

      Full-time retention rate

      65%

      Part-time retention rate

      0%

      The Wilkes-Barre Area Career and Technical Center Practical Nursing full-time retention rate is 65% and part-time retention rate is 0%.

      Retention rate is the percentage of the institution's first-time first-year undergraduate students who continue at that institution the next year. E.g., full-time students who study in the fall semester and keep on studying in the same program next fall semester are counted in the retention rate.

      Retention rate is an important indicator: if it is high, it demonstrates that school offers quality curriculum, positive student environments and cultures as more students choose to continue their studies.

      Student Body

      The student-to-faculty ratio at Wilkes-Barre Area Career and Technical Center Practical Nursing is 8:1, that means that for every 8 students the institution has one professor, lecturer or specialist with a degree in education. Lower student-to-faculty ratio is better - it means that professors can dedicate more time and attention to each student.

      Student-to-faculty ratio

      8:1
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      Men/Women

      Race/ethnicity breakdown

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      Students enrollment in distance education

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      In Wilkes-Barre Area Career and Technical Center Practical Nursing the biggest percent of students are enrolled in on-campus courses.

      Distance education location breakdown

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      Here are the students enrolled exclusively in distance education courses at Wilkes-Barre Area Career and Technical Center Practical Nursing and grouped by their location. Distance education courses are the most popular for students located in not reported location.

      Campus Safety

      The percentage of crimes on Wilkes-Barre Area Career and Technical Center Practical Nursing

      The campus located by 350 Jumper Rd address in Wilkes Barre, Pennsylvania.

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      Wilkes-Barre Area Career and Technical Center Practical Nursing in comparison of all branches in the US. It is calculated as the average percent of crimes yearly by five years of data for every campus, based on an overall number of students studying there. The branch is a part of Wilkes-Barre Area Career and Technical Center Practical Nursing with 0.86% of maximum crimes a year. The only type of crimes detected on Wilkes-Barre Area Career and Technical Center Practical Nursing is aggravated assault.

      Academic Programs

      Number of degree programs offered

      Wilkes-Barre Area Career and Technical Center Practical Nursing offers 3 programs in total: 3 are for 1-year, but less than-2-year certificate programs.

      This is one of the lowest number of programs in comparison with other 394 universities in Pennsylvania state. Wilkes-Barre Area Career and Technical Center Practical Nursing is one of the few institutions in Pennsylvania that offers a 1-year, but less than-2-year certificate program.

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      Total credit/contact hours

      Here you can find the data on instructional activity in measured in total credit and/or contact hours delivered by institutions during a 12-month period. Also we shown the Pennsylvania state average data to help you compare.

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      Wilkes-Barre Area Career and Technical Center Practical Nursing provides coursework for undergraduate students оnly.

      In 2014-2015 academic year estimated full-time equivalent undergraduate enrollment was 171 students with 153777 сontact hours for 12-month instructional activity period.

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      Location & Website

      Address: 350 Jumper Rd

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      Religious affiliation: Not applicable

      Calendar system: Differs by program

      General Phone Number: +5708226539250

      Institution is active in current year: 1

      Institution's internet website address: wbpracnsg.com

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