Education Details

Award type: AAS
Skagit Valley College

Program Details  
Program Overview for Nursing
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Skagit Valley College
Program website
Program contact
Samantha Sopher
(360) 416-7045
Program description
The Nursing program prepares students for a lifelong career in nursing practice. Nursing is one of the most diverse and exciting careers in todays health care field. It provides unlimited opportunities and intangible benefits for those who enter the profession. Nurses are employed in a variety of settings including hospitals, extended care centers, home health care agencies, physicians offices, mental health facilities, and corrections. New technologies are continually developing in the health care field, offering exciting and challenging career opportunities.
Financial Information
Tuition per credit
$127.59 (WA Resident)
Students pay a Student Technology Fee of $5.00 per credit ($40 maximum), a Student Capital Fee of $1.50 per credit ($15 maximum), a General Fee of $5.50 ($82.50 maximum) and a Universal Technology Fee of $13.00 per credit.
Books and materials
Contact program chair
Supplies, tools, uniform
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Program Information
Length of training
2 Years for nursing; 2 Years for prereqs.
Award type
Locations offered
Main Location view map
Public transportation service: Skagit Transit

Whidbey Island Campus view map

some courses online
Offered evenings/weekends
Offered onlinesome courses online
Entrance requirements
All interested students must meet minimum qualifications in order to be considered for admission. Contact program chair for details.
Certification/license required to work in this field
Nursing License
Certification/license obtained as part of training program
Certification/license test preparation provided