A&W Health Care Educators is an allied health school in New Orleans, Louisiana. The day time program last 18 months and cost $18,500. A 22 month evening program is offered as well. The owners and faculty are nurses who are very aware of the trials of nursing school and their goals are to provide the best educational experience to all of our students. The latest techniques are taught and instructors stay abreast of the latest methods in the nursing profession.
The goal is to produce outstanding nurses that have the skills needed to succeed in their chosen profession. Introducing our students to the profession of nursing is one of our greatest passions. Prospective students are welcome to come and visit the campus, meet the staff and discover the rewards of a career in nursing. Staff and faculty forge a strong relationship with students. The hands on attention helps students excel in their studies.
The career outlook for nurses is excellent. The need for registered nurses is expected to increase by 26% from 2010 to 2020. The medium salary for nurses is $64,690. Nursing allows a lot of flexibility since nurses can choose to work days, nights, or weekends. Traveling nursing jobs are available as well.
Financial aid is available for students who qualify. Students should visit www.FAFSA.ed.gov to complete their application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). Don’t wait any longer to start an amazing career in nursing.
The following is a list of programs offered at A & W Healthcare Educators. Acutal programs offered may be different than the list of programs below.. For a complete list of programs available please visit the school's website or call the school at (504) 242-2013.
Practical Nursing, Vocational Nursing and Nursing Assistants (1,734 Hours)
The practical nursing, vocational nursing and nursing assistants program offered usually takes about eighteen months to complete.
- Tuition costs are estimated to be $24,000*
- The estimated cost of books or supplies required is $1,440*
- Based on published reports, around 20 students completed the practical nursing, vocational nursing and nursing assistants program last year
- The length of the practical nursing, vocational nursing and nursing assistants program is about 18 months
*Amounts for tuition, fees, and supplies are an estimate which are calculated based on historical data and should be solely used for informational purposes only.
**Repayment rates, earnings, and loan payments are estimates and should be treated as informational tools only, contact the school for official information.
Estimated Costs & Financial Aid
The items listed below are for informational purposes only and may not represent current 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|
|Receiving Grants & Scholarships||97%||$264|
|Student Loans (Federal)||97%||$167|