If you have the desire to care for people and see nursing as a calling, Preferred College of Nursing - Los Angeles is the right school for you.
PCNLA is a privately owned institution conveniently located in 3424 Wilshire Blvd., Suite 1100, Los Angeles, California. It aims to provide the best education and training that will develop your self-worth and have solid foundation to excel in the health care field.
The programs offered at PCNLA can provide you knowledge and demonstrative ability through participation, collaboration and return demonstration in its classes and clinical experience. For additional support, it also offers NCLEX review and financial aid programs.
Choose from the following programs offered:
- Vocational Nursing Program
You will gain basic knowledge, skills and abilities required for entry-level care under the supervision of a RN or physician and will also be prepared to take the NCLEX-PN. It is available in full time and part time schedules in both day and evening classes.
- Nursing Assistant / Home Health Aide Training Program (190 hours, 6 weeks or 15 weeks)
You will be trained on the standard nursing assistant /home health aide duties and prepared to take the State Certification exam provided by the Department of Public Health as conducted by the American Red Cross organization.
The vocation of Preferred College of Nursing - Los Angeles is to produce graduates that are valuable administrators of physical, emotional and spiritual care skilled in caring and artistic ways. Join them in their calling, enroll now!
The programs listed below are some of the programs offered by Preferred College of Nursing – Los Angeles. The list may differ from the actual programs offered, for a complete list of what programs are offered students should visit the school's website.
Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) (1,550 Hours)
Licensed practical nurse (LPN) program takes ,as reported, twelve months to complete.
- Estimated tuition cost of this program is $30,000*
- Cost of required books or supplies: $220*
- Last year, more than 70 students completed this program
- Takes about 12 months to complete
More information and school listings are available through our licensed practical nurse (LPN) Programs information page.
Nursing Assistant (190 Hours)
The nursing assistant program offered commonly takes about four months to complete.
- Estimated tuition cost of this program is $2,000*
- Cost of required books or supplies: $110*
- More than 70 students completed this program in the previous reported year
- Takes about 4 months to complete
Read more and find other schools listed by checking out our nursing assistant training page.
*The posted costs for tuition, fees and supplies are determined through historical data and may not represent current costs.
**Repayment rates, earnings, and loan payments are estimated to provide a comparative context. For more detailed information individuals are asked to contact the school.
Estimated Costs & Financial Aid
The average annual "out of pocket" cost of attendance, after any grants and scholarships are considered, is around $10,600. In order to calculate a more accurate and detailed cost of attendance check out their cost calculator here. The figures listed are for informational purposes only and do not represent current or future tuition, fees, and expenses.
Note: Financial aid is only available for those who qualify, check with the school for details.
Financial Aid Details
The table below breaks down the types of financial aid, the percent of students receiving aid, and average amount of aid per student.
|Percent of Students||Average Amount|
|Any Financial Aid||74%||-|
|Receiving Grants & Scholarships||61%||$5,060|
|Receiving Student Loans||65%||$10,763|
Note: The estimated default rate of students taking federal student loans in 2012 was around 8%.
Other Healthcare or Nursing Schools
The list of nearby schools has been selected by researching which schools offer similar programs to Preferred College of Nursing – Los Angeles.
- Angeles College in Los Angeles, CA (0.06 miles away)
- Marian College in Los Angeles, CA (0.2 miles away)
- Career Development Institute in Los Angeles, CA (5 miles away)
- American Medical Sciences Center in Glendale, CA (6 miles away)
- American Career College at St. Francis in Lynwood, CA (11 miles away)