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College Profile: Akron School of Practical Nursing

 
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The Akron School of Practical Nursing is an adult vocational education program offered to qualified applicants. The full-time day program lasts 41 weeks. Classes and clinicals are held Monday through Friday from 8 a.m.-3:30 p.m. The half-time evening and weekend program lasts 82 weeks. Classes are held from 5-9:30 p.m. on three or four weekday evenings. Clinical hours are during the day on weekends. A graduate is eligible to take the National Council Licensing Examination to become a licensed practical nurse.

The program is an adult vocational program offered to qualified candidates. The Full time days program last 41 weeks. Classes and clinicals are held Monday - Friday 8am to 3:30pm. The half time evening program last 82 weeks. Classes are held from 5-9:30pm three to four nights a week. Clinical hours rare during the day on the weekends. A graduate is eligible to take the National Council Licensing Examination to become a licensed practical nurse. To start the admission process you need to pick up an application packet which is $10, fill out and return the application with $35 and schedule an entrance exam which is $35. Financial Aide is available to qualified applicants.

On September 30, 2001, the Akron School of Practical Nursing celebrated 50 years of nursing education. With the support of the Akron Board of Education and community members, this school was founded in 1951. To date, the school has over 4,000 graduates, many of whom remain in this area.
 
630 Mull Avenue
Akron, OH
44313
330-873-3355 (general)
330-761-3257 (financial aid)
330-761-3255 (admissions)
 
 
 

 
Mission Statement

This prelicensure program provides practical nursing education to adults. This results in satisfactorily passing the licensure examination to become a Licensed Practical Nurse.


General Information
Other Names
Type Public, less-than 2-year
Control Public
Size Under 1,000
Campus Setting City: Midsize
Calendar System Continuous
Title IV Eligibility Participates in Title IV federal financial aid programs
Relgious Affiliation Not applicable

College Student Services Offered
Yes Remedial ServicesYes Academic/career counseling service
No Employment services for studentsYes Placement services for completers
No On-campus day care for students' children   

College Special Learning Opportunities
No ROTCNo Distance learning opportunities
No ROTC: ArmyNo Study abroad
No ROTC: NavyNo Weekend/evening college
No ROTC: Air Force   

Sources: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)
More info

Akron School of Practical Nursing Website

Admissions Considerations & Recommendations
Open admission policy No
Admission test scores Neither required nor recommended
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language Neither required nor recommended

Applicants (most recent fall period)
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Admissions (most recent fall period)
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Percentage of Students Submitting Test Scores
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SAT Percentile Scores
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ACT Percentile Scores
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Percentage Receiving Financial Aid
Local|federal|any
 
Average Amount of Financial Aid Received
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Student Body
98 Student Body SizeNo On-Campus Housing
71 Fall Applicants0 Total Dormitory Capacity
58 Fall Admissions

Gender
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Ethnicity
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College Levels Offered
Yes Less than one year certificateYes One but less than two years certificate
No Associate's degreeNo Two but less than 4 years certificate
No Bachelor's degreeNo Postbaccalaureate certificate
No Master's degreeNo Post-master's certificate
No Doctor's degreeNo First-professional degree
No First-professional certificate

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