Housing & Meals $12,044
Application Fee $55
Cost information is approximate, please visit the program's website for the most up to date information available.
A student with a certificate in Practical Nursing will be able to: Employ the nursing process for select clients to maintain, achieve, or regain optimal self-care. Integrate knowledge of scientific, behavioral, and cultural principles in the care of clients in a variety of settings. Establish collaborative relationships with members of the nursing and health team. Maintain confidentiality in a clinical setting and support the use of legal and ethical standards. Assume the role of a member of an interdisciplinary team. Provide care which maximizes the self-care potential of individuals across the lifespan in a variety of healthcare settings. Contribute to the development of a teaching plan for the client with an alteration in basic self-care needs. Assume responsibility for self-directed, goal-oriented growth.
Grants & Scholarships
VTC helps students access a number of Federal and State Grants: Federal Pell Grants, Federal Supplemental Educational Opportunity Grant, Vermont Incentive Grant, Advancement Grant.
State or Local Grant
Other Federal Grant
Student loans can be used to pay for a variety of costs associated with your college education, such as tuition and fees, room and board, books and supplies, transportation, and the purchase of a computer or software. Students may qualify for a Federal Subsidized Loan or Federal Unsubsidized Loan, and parents may qualify for a Parent PLUS loan.
Federal Subsidized Loan
Federal Unsubsidized Loan
Parent PLUS Loan
- Health Care and Social Assistance