Greater Lowell Technical is located in Tyngsboro, MA and offers a Licensed Practical Nursing program for post-secondary education students. The program takes place over 40 weeks and is composed of 1,097 clinical and classroom instruction. Graduates of the program are eligible to take the National Council of Licensing Examination for Practical Nursing. Daytime, evening, and weekend courses are available to accommodate student schedules. The program is fully approved by the Massachusetts Board of Registration.
Graduates perform above the national average. With the demand for LPN’s, graduates can enter the workforce starting out at $24 an hour. Greater Lowell has an agreement with Middlesex Community College helping graduates advance into their registered nurse program. Some of the nursing courses include:
- Fundamentals of Nursing
- Medical-Surgical Nursing
- Care of the Elderly Nursing
- Maternity and Pediatric Nursing
- Vocational Trends
Estimated cost of tuition (not including books, room and board, and other expenses) for the 2009-2010 school year was $10,560. Tuition can be calculated using the net price calculator at the following linkhttps://wccc.edu/netpricecalculator/npcalc.htm. More information regarding the Greater Lowell Nursing Program can be found at http://www.gltech.org/home/licensed-practical-nursing.
Greater Lowell Technical – Licensed Practical Nursing have offered the programs listed below. Not all programs currently offered by this school may be listed below. Students may contact the school at (978) 441-4870 to confirm programs or obtain additional information.
Practical Nursing, Vocational Nursing and Nursing Assistants (1,097 Hours)
The practical nursing, vocational nursing and nursing assistants program takes about ten months for most students to complete.
- Tuition costs are estimated to be $8,000*
- Required supplies and books: $1,170*
- Around 70 students completed the practical nursing, vocational nursing and nursing assistants program last year
- Students usually complete the practical nursing, vocational nursing and nursing assistants program in 10 months
*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 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|
|Any Financial Aid||75%||-|
|Receiving Grants & Scholarships||75%||$3,953|
|Receiving Student Loans||50%||$5,021|