Lawrence County Career And Technical Center Practical Nursing Program

Overview of Lawrence County Career And Technical Center Practical Nursing Program

LCCTC is in New Castle, PA. New Castle is a town not far from a more urbanized area. The school is a public institution. LCCTC issues awards (degrees) up to the level of Certificate.

Areas of Study

Fields of study in vogue at the school include nursing and emergency medicine.

LCCTC Selectivity

Not all applicants to LCCTC are accepted. Just 76% of applicants in 2007-2008 were accepted at the school.

Student Body

Approximately 73 students study at LCCTC (in 2007-2008). Many of the students at the school are in their forties, or even older.

The school reports its educational mission is:
"Education is a continuing life long process from the simple to the complex. The opportunity to prepare for practical nursing should be available to all regardless of their race,color,creed, disability, age, sex, national origin, sex preference. The faculty will accept individuals for their potential to profit by our educational program. Education is a continuing life long process from the simple to complex."

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Contacting LCCTC

Lawrence County Career and Technical Center-Practical Nursing Program
750 Phelps Way
New Castle , PA 16101-5099

LCCTC Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Nursing and Emergency Medicine63licensed practical nurse

Number of programs and degrees for LCCTC in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years631

LCCTC Student Body

In 2007-2008, LCCTC had a total enrollment of 73 students (25 full-time equivalent).

Students in the Freshman Class:

Group Percent
Women 100%
Full-Time 100%

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 100%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
White 91%
Black 9%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
20-21 12%
22-24 11%
25-29 15%
30-34 15%
35-39 12%
40-49 26%
50-64 8%

LCCTC Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 90 %

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

Item Percent
Graduating 82%

LCCTC Room and Board (2007)

The school does not offer campus housing.

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

The school does not offer students a meal plan.

LCCTC Admissions and Selectivity


EnrolledPercent of
Accepted Enrolled

Application Requirements:

GPAnot required
Class Ranknot required
High School Recordnot required
College Prep Programnot required
Recommendationsnot required
Formal Demonstration of Competencenot required
Standardized Tests (SAT and/or ACT)not required
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)not required
Other Standardized Testsrequired

LCCTC Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Financial Aid:
LCCTC participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 2545000)

LCCTC Degree Programs (2007)

Nursing And Emergency Medicine
Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training

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LCCTC Highlights

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What Sets LCCTC Apart:

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Selectivity (based on % of applicants accepted)
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Female % of student body
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