Los Angeles County College of Nursing and Allied Health

Tel: (323)226-4911
180 students
Public institution
At Angeles County College of Nursing and Allied Health, the potential for career advancement and growth for professional nurses is greater than ever before. The range and variety of specialty areas are broad. The compensation and benefits, as well as the diverse opportunities for continuing education and professional growth make nursing a most attractive career. Through a community based educational program with access to outstanding clinical facilities, we are helping today's student to prepare for complex challenges facing tomorrow's nurse.
School Highlights:
Los Angeles County College of Nursing and Allied Health serves 180 students
The college's student:teacher ratio of 5:1 is lower than the community college average of 45:1.
Minority enrollment is 75% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 71%.
Los Angeles County College of Nursing and Allied Health is one of 55 community colleges within Los Angeles County, CA.
The nearest community college is The Art Institute of California-Argosy University Hollywood (1.90 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 36 teachers has declined by 58% over five years.
College Los Angeles County College of Nursing and Allied Health Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification Associate of Arts Colleges Associate of Arts Colleges
Institution Level At least 2 but less than 4 years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Public institution Public
Total Faculty 36 staff
61 staff
Los Angeles County College of Nursing and Allied Health Total Faculty (2006-2013)

Student Body

The student population of 180 has declined by 41% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 5:1 has increased from 4:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.70 is more than the national average of 0.68. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment 180 students 1,296 students
Los Angeles County College of Nursing and Allied Health Total Enrollment (2006-2013)
Student : Teacher Ratio 5:1
21:1
Los Angeles County College of Nursing and Allied Health Student Staff (2006-2013)
# Part-Time Students 180 students
1,040 students
Los Angeles County College of Nursing and Allied Health Part-Time Students (2006-2013)
Los Angeles County College of Nursing and Allied Health Enrollment Breakdown  Community College Average Enrollment Breakdown
% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
1%
Los Angeles County College of Nursing and Allied Health American Indian/Alaskan (2007-2013)
% Asian
30%
5%
Los Angeles County College of Nursing and Allied Health Asian (2006-2013)
% Hispanic
38%
21%
Los Angeles County College of Nursing and Allied Health Hispanic (2006-2013)
% Black
4%
15%
Los Angeles County College of Nursing and Allied Health Black (2006-2013)
% White
25%
51%
Los Angeles County College of Nursing and Allied Health White (2006-2013)
% Two or more races
2%
3%
Los Angeles County College of Nursing and Allied Health More (2011-2013)
Los Angeles County College of Nursing and Allied Health Ethnicity Breakdown  Community College Average Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity ScoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. 0.70 0.68
Los Angeles County College of Nursing and Allied Health Diversity Score (2006-2013)
Source: 2005 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes:

  • The School of Nursing founded in 1895, was called the College Training School. It was a twenty-four month hospital-based program under the direction of the County Hospital and the College of Medicine of the University of Southern California. The training program shifted from the College of Medicine to the County Hospital and was officially approved by the County Board of Supervisors in 1901 and titled the Los Angeles County Hospital College of Nursing. With the re-titling of the hospital as the Los Angeles County + University of Southern California Medical Center in 1968, the School was renamed the Los Angeles County Medical Center School of Nursing. The name, the Los Angeles County Medical Center School of Nursing, was retained when the college was granted initial accreditation status by the Accrediting Commission for Community and Junior Colleges, Western Association of Schools and Colleges in 1995 and was authorized to grant Associate Degrees. In 1998 the Board of Supervisors approved renaming the institution the Los Angeles County College of Nursing and Allied Health to reflect its expanded educational role. The School has a main campus at the Los Angeles County + University of Southern California Medical Center and a satellite campus at Olive View - UCLA Medical Center, Sylmar. The Los Angeles County College of Nursing and Allied Health offers a two-year hospital based Associate Degree Nursing program. Classes are admitted in the Fall and Spring. Graduates are eligible to apply to take the National Council Licensure Examination (NCLEX-RN) to become registered nurses. The College is located on the premises of the Los Angeles County + University of Southern California Medical Center and utilizes its wide range of clinical facilities within the County and community areas. The College is accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges. The College is authorized as a Junior College to grant 2 year academic degrees. The School of Nursing is approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing.

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Did You Know?
For Los Angeles public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $10,167 per year for in-state students and $12,637 for out-of-state students. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

Los Angeles community colleges have a diversity scoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. of 0.70, which is higher than the national average of 0.52. The most diverse community college in Los Angeles is Fashion Institute of Design & Merchandising-Los Angeles. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.