The following are the estimated costs for the Vocational Nursing program.

Health Screening from the PCC Student Health Services Office (costs will be higher in other settings):

  • Administrative Fee for services - $23.00
  • Lab fee - $4.00 per visit
  • Hepatitis B vaccine - $50.00
  • Measles, Mumps, Rubella vaccine - $93.00
  • Tdap - $50.00
  • Varicella vaccine - $163.00
  • Influenza (flu) vaccine - free
  • Physical exam - $25.00 (payment required in advance)
  • Drug Abuse 16 Panel Urine Screening - $42.00 plus $9.00 Confirmatory Test (if a test is positive)
  • Tuberculosis skin test - $15.00 per test
  • Quantiferon blood test - $52.00
  • Consultations - free
Uniform (per set - 2 sets are recommended) $120.00
Shoes - $150.00
Name Badge - $8.00 per badge
PCC Uniform Patch - $5.00 per patch
Stethoscope and other equipment - $100.00
Watch with second hand - $50.00
Background check - $42.00
Medical Document Manager - $43.00
CPR card - American Heart Association only - $65.00

Fall Semester

  • Tuition (per unit for California resident is $46.00) $644.00
  • Books and Online Resources $1450.00
  • Uniforms $250.00
  • Parking Fee $48.00

Spring Semester

  • Tuition (per unit for California resident is $46.00) $598.00
  • Books and Online Resources $950.00
  • Parking Fee $48.00

Summer Semester

  • Tuition (per unit for California resident is $46.00) $460.00
  • Parking Fee $15.00

Total estimated cost for entire LVN Program = $4,463.00

Financial Aid

You can use your financial aid awards to help pay for the costs of the program. However, sometimes fees are due BEFORE you receive your financial aid award disbursement. You will still be responsible for paying for the fees and then be reimbursed once you receive your financial aid disbursement.

This program is designed to be completed in months.

This program will cost if completed within normal time. There may be additional costs for living expenses. These costs were accurate at the time of posting, but may have changed.

Of the students who completed this program within normal time, the typical graduate leaves with of debt.

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This program has not passed standards established by the U.S. Department of Education. The Department based these standards on the amounts students borrow for enrollment in this program and their reported earnings. If in the future the program does not pass the standards, students who are then enrolled may not be able to use federal student grants or loans to pay for the program, and may have to find other ways, such as private loans, to pay for the program.