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VOCATIONAL NURSE

Gainful Employment Program Disclosures

(Reporting Period 07/01/15 to 06/30/2016)
http://www.casalomacollege.edu/pages/gedt/51.3901-Gedt.html

Board of Vocational Nursing & Psychiatric Technicians NCLEX Pass Rate: http://www.bvnpt.ca.gov/pdf/vn_pass_rates.pdf

NCLEX Pass Rates:
1/1/2013 - 12/31/2013: Van Nuys Campus: Number of Grads Passing 67, Pass Rate: 78%
1/1/2014 - 12/31/2014: Van Nuys Campus: Number of Grads Passing 48, Pass Rate: 66%
1/1/2015 - 12/31/2015: Van Nuys Campus: Number of Grads Passing 35, Pass Rate: 46%

The nursing profession is experiencing growth due to aging populations and long-term care needs.

You can prepare to be a Licensed Vocational Nurse in the Vocational Nursing Program at Casa Loma College!

Vocational Nurses play a vital role in the delivery of health care, and the demand for qualified Vocational Nurses has never been greater. The Vocational Nursing program prepares you for a rewarding career as vocational nurse who is competent to practice under the guidance of a registered nurse or licensed physician/dentist in a variety of settings.

LVNs are an important part of a health care team responsible for detecting illnesses, medical treatment and rehabilitation, as well as patient education This program gives you the skill and knowledge to offer professional care to the sick, injured, convalescent and disabled. In addition, students gain hands-on nursing skills during clinical experience provided through affiliations with several area health care facilities.

Employment opportunities for graduates include positions in hospitals, skilled nursing facilities, doctor's offices, clinics, correctional facilities, and home health agencies.

Outline of Program:

  • 680 hours of theory
  • 182 Hours of skills lab
  • 794 hours of practical clinical and lab
  • Anatomy & Physiology
  • Pharmacology
  • Fundamentals of Nursing
  • Medical Surgical 1-3
  • Maternal/Child
  • Vocational & Career Enhancement
  • NCLEX Preparation