Akron School Of Practical Nursing

Overview of Akron School Of Practical Nursing

Akron School is located in Akron, OH (a medium-sized city). The school is a public institution. The highest degree level offered by Akron School is the Certificate.

Areas of Study

The school is known for its programs in nursing and emergency medicine.

Akron School Selectivity

Akron School is an open-admission school.

Student Body

The school had 129 enrolled students in 2007-2008. A large number of students at Akron School are 40 years old or older.

Student Life

A lot of students at the school attend part-time.

The school reports its educational mission is:
"This prelicensure program provides practical nursing education to adults. This results in satisfactorily passing the licensure examination to become a Licensed Practical Nurse."

More complete details are provided below.

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Contacting Akron School

Akron School of Practical Nursing
619 Sumner St
Akron , OH 44311-1699
General Phone: (330) 761-3255

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Akron School Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Nursing and Emergency Medicine68licensed practical nurse

Number of programs and degrees for Akron School in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years681

Akron School Student Body

In 2007-2008, Akron School had a total enrollment of 129 students (78 full-time equivalent).

Students by Age:

Age Percent
20-21 3%
22-24 20%
25-29 22%
30-34 19%
35-39 18%
40-49 13%
50-64 5%

Akron School Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 93 %
Part-Time 82 %

Graduation and Transfer Rates (2007):
(Graduation rate is percent of students graduating within 150% of the normal time.)

Item Percent
Graduating 83%

Akron School Room and Board (2007)

The school does not offer campus housing.

(Please refer to our profile of Akron, Ohio for details about the area surrounding the campus. Also see our list of other Ohio Colleges).

The school does not offer students a meal plan.

Akron School Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Financial Aid:
Akron School participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 819400)

Akron School Degree Programs (2007)

Nursing And Emergency Medicine
Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training

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Akron School Highlights

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What Sets Akron School Apart:

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