FAQ

Is there enough room for me?

When the class has been filled, a waiting list will be started. Enrollment is on a first come, firs serve basis after all requirements are met.

Do you provide health insurance?

Students are responsible for maintaining personal health insurance. The school assumes no responsibility for illness or injury and no liability for related expenses.

Can I work while I am in school?

Full-time employment is discouraged, because of the intensity of the program. Part-time employment of no more than 16-20 hours per week is advisable.

What is your class attendance policy?

Attending class and clinical experience is a responsibility and necessity for evaluation. A student will be dismissed from the Nursing and other programs for exceeding the number of absenses allowed. Students are not allowed to miss more than 24 clock hours from N101 and N102, and 12 clock hours from N103.

What grades will keep me in good academic standing?

Students must achieve a minimum of a “B” (83.5%) in each course and a Satisfactory “S” on each clinical evaluation, or they will be dismissed from the nursing program.

What type of schedules are offered at the school?

PCCTI offers very flexible schedules. Students can attend day, evening or weekend classes.

How can I pay for the tuition?

PCCTI offers interest free payment plan options that can be set up at the time of registration. Financial aid is available for the LPN program for those who qualify. PCCTI also accepts student loans from Sallie Mae and other lenders and government grants through the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act. IDPH and other scholarships are accepted. PCCTI also accepts Veterans Affairs benefits.