Licensed Practical/ Vocational Nurse Training

    Venango Technology Center (Venango County AVTS)


    For information regarding the Licensed Practical Nurse occupation, visit http://bls.gov/ooh/healthcare/licensed-practical-and-licensed-vocational-nurses.htm

    CIP Code:   51.3901
    SOC Code:   29-2061

    Length: This program is designed to be completed within one academic year (August to June)

    On-time graduation rate for completers:  100% of on-time graduates complete the program within 1 year
    Costs: This program will cost $17,051 if completed within normal time.
    Loan debt: Of the students who completed this program within normal time, the typical graduate leaves with $14,677 of debt.
    Gender, ethnicity, and Pell grant information: available upon request
    Licensure: The program meets licensure requirements and qualifies students to sit for licensure exams in the following states- Pennsylvania and New York

    Placement rates are calculated by taking the number of students in a nursing class who have acquired a job in the nursing field or have chosen to continue their nursing education, divided by the number of graduates.  Students for whom data cannot be acquired are removed from this calculation.  Placement rates are gathered six months after graduation.  This data is compiled for informational purposes as well as meeting a requirement of Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN) accreditation.  


    2017-18    100%

    2018-19     100%

    2019-20     100%


    Wages are reported by the graduates.  The median hourly wage for the 2018 Practical Nursing Program Graduate was $17.50/hour, with a range of $13.50/hour to $19.00/hour.


    Completion rates:


    2017-18     70%

    2018-19     63%

    2019-20     57%


    NCLEX-PN pass rates:

    2017-18     97.50%

    2018-19     94.74%

    2019-20     97.62%



    Additional information: For more information about graduation rates, loan repayment rates, and post-enrollment earnings about this institution and other postsecondary institutions please click here: https://collegescorecard.ed.gov/ 

Last Modified on February 11, 2021