Clover Park Technical College
2013-2014 Required Fee List
Nursing - Practical Nurse
78 Credits

Please note: The dollar amounts shown on this listing are an estimate of costs to assist in planning your education experience at CPTC. Students should allow for normal cost increases when planning for future enrollment.

Tuition for international students is higher. Please contact the International Programs page for details.

ALL FEES AND PRICES OF MATERIALS, BOOKS, ETC., ARE SUBJECT TO CHANGE AT ANY TIME.

The Practical Nurse program has a total Admission Fee of approximately $130.00. This is the $50.00 indicated under Admission Fee below, plus $80.00. The total fee is to be submitted to the Cashier along with the completed Admission Packet.
 
Students enrolled in online, web-enhanced, or hybrid (combined online and classroom) courses will pay a $25 per class course management fee in addition to the estimated fees below.
 
Tuition and Fees
(Tuition and Fees last updated 8/4/2012)
Resident   Non-Resident
Assessment Fee  $19.00    $19.00
 Paid separately. Non-refundable.
 

Admission Fee

 $20.00    $20.00
 Non-refundable. Paid separately.
 
Application for Graduation Fee  $20.00    $20.00
 Paid separately. Non-refundable.
 
Tuition  $6,119.36   $14,535.68 
 
Laboratory/Supply Fee  $.00    $.00
 Includes all breakage charges, rental and maintenance of equipment and consumable supplies distributed by the instructor. 
 
Computer Fee $.00   $.00
Student Activity Fee $264.00   $264.00
Safety & Security Fee  $60.00    $60.00
ASG Building Fee  $180.00    $180.00
 
Total Tuition and Fees  $6,682.36    $15,098.68
 
NOTE: Tuition and Laboratory/Supply Fee payments are due four weeks prior to the first day of the Payment Period as indicated below. Students enrolling after the payment due date will pay fees due at the time of registration.

Full-Time Student Fees by Quarter (Approximate) Includes tuition, lab/supply, computer fee, student activity fee, ASG Building Fee and Safety & Security fee.
 
ResidentFees DueQuarter Start
Fall  Thursday, September 05, 2013  Monday, September 23, 2013  $1,712.84
Winter  Friday, December 13, 2013  Thursday, January 02, 2014  $1,712.84
Spring  Friday, March 14, 2014  Monday, March 31, 2014  $1,712.84
Summer  Friday, June 13, 2014  Monday, June 30, 2014  $1,712.84
 
Non-ResidentFees DueQuarter Start
Fall  Thursday, September 05, 2013  Monday, September 23, 2013  $3,816.92
Winter  Friday, December 13, 2013  Thursday, January 02, 2014  $3,816.92
Spring  Friday, March 14, 2014  Monday, March 31, 2014  $3,816.92
Summer  Friday, June 13, 2014  Monday, June 30, 2014  $3,816.92

Fee Refund Policy

 
Instructional Materials for Nursing - Practical Nurse
(Instructional Materials last updated 11/19/2013)
( * - Starred items are required the first week of class)
Resident   Non-Resident
 
Students enrolled in this program will complete one or more college level general education courses in each of the following areas: communications, computation and social sciences. Please consult the current CPTC Catalog for the required general education courses and click here to view book titles and prices for these courses.

Estimated cost of books/supplies for required general education courses: $500.00

Students who require pre-college course work prior to enrolling in college level general education courses should plan for additional costs.

 
Available On Campus at the Bookstore
Text Books
NURS 102 Success in Practical/ Vocational Nursing $61.00   $61.00
 
NURS 109 Nutrition and Diet Therapy w/Access Code $159.00   $159.00
 
NURS 112/113 Bndl:Basic Nursing Text & Study Guide $135.00   $135.00
 
NURS 115 Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary $47.00   $47.00
 
NURS 115 Health Assessment for Nursing Practice $110.00   $110.00
 
NURS 119 Calculate with Confidence $99.00   $99.00
 
NURS 120 Study Guide Understanding Medical Surgical Nursing $34.00   $34.00
 
NURS 120 Understanding Medical-Surgical Nursing $89.00   $89.00
 
NURS 124 Foundations of Mental Health Care $64.00   $64.00
 
NURS 125 Davis's Drug Guide for Nurses $51.00   $51.00
 
NURS 125 Study Guide- Understanding Pharmacology $39.00   $39.00
 
NURS 125 Understanding Pharmacology $76.00   $76.00
 
NURS 128 Study Guide- Intro to Maternity & Peds Nursing $40.00   $40.00
 
NURS 130 Introduction to Maternity & Pediatric Nursing $101.00   $101.00
 
NURS 135 Basic Geriatric Nursing $57.00   $57.00
 
NURS 144 Intro to Medical-Surgical Nursing $97.00   $97.00
 
NURS 144 Study Guide-Intro Med Surg Nursing $35.00   $35.00
 
NURS 154 Saunders Comp. Review for NCLEX-PN Exam $53.00   $53.00
 
 
Clothing
Scrub jacket-optional $20.00   $20.00
  Grape
Scrub pant (2) $38.00   $38.00
  Grape $16.99 each
Scrub top (2) $36.00   $36.00
  Grape $15.99 each
Student Medical Patch $7.00   $7.00
  Women need minimum of 4 @ $1.49
Men need minimum of 2 @ $1.49
 
Materials and Supplies
 
 
* Consumables $50.00   $50.00
  Supplies purchased by students; such as pens, pencils, notebooks, etc.
* Scantron Forms $39.00   $39.00
 
 
Tools
Bandage Scissors $5.00   $5.00
 
Gait Belt $13.00   $13.00
 
Pen Light $8.00   $8.00
  $3.25 - $7.09
Stethoscope $28.00   $28.00
  $18.99 - $42.99
Wristwatch (with second hand) $33.00   $33.00
  * NOTE: Student is advised NOT to purchase items prior to first day of class.
 
Available Off Campus
Clothing
Name Pin $8.00   $8.00
 
White leather shoes, 1 pair (men and women) $50.00   $50.00
 
 
Immunizations
* H1N1 vaccination  
 
* Hepatitis B Vaccine (Series of 3) PLUS follow-up Titer $193.00   $193.00
  Must have first two of 3-shot series before applying to the program and all three plus titer completed prior to first day.
* MMR (Measles, Mumps, Rubella) $50.00   $50.00
  One dose plus positive titer. May require 2 doses.
* Seasonal Flu vaccination  
 
* Tetanus Toxoid (within the last 10 years) $36.00   $36.00
 
* Two-step PPD (two separate tests given 1-3 weeks apart) $29.00   $29.00
 
* Varicella $75.00   $75.00
  Positive titer or verification of history of chicken pox.

NOTE: All immunizations and costs vary according to immunization status, provider, and clinical site requirement.

*NOTE: Documentation of immunizations must be submitted with application.
 
Other
* CPR $39.00   $39.00
  The CPR card needs to include infants, children and adults (available from the American Red Cross, fire departments, or other sources).
* First Aid $32.00   $32.00
 
*NOTE: Documentation of First Aid/CPR must be submitted with application.

NCLEX Exam / Licensing Exam Fee (payable to provider) $183.00   $183.00
 
State Board Licensing Fee (payable to provider) $70.00   $70.00
 
 
Available On Campus
Other
Core Academic Prerequisite - Anatomy & Physiology  
  Anatomy & Physiology - BIOL

Core Academic Prerequisite - English  
  English Composition (101) Preferred
OR English Technical Writing (105)
For Book Titles & Prices see Core Academic Section Above.
Core Academic Prerequisite - Mathematics  
  Math 115 Pre-Caculus preferred
OR Math 108 Math For Health Occupation
For Book Titles & Prices see Core Academic Section Above.
Core Academic Prerequisite - Psychology  
  Psychology(100) is the only accepted by the program
For Book Titles & Prices see Core Academic Section Above
* Medical Malpractice Insurance $12.00   $12.00
  This fee will be assessed for each quarter a student is enrolled in courses that put them into the practice (clinical/internship/externship/clinical practicum assignments) of their profession. Fee per quarter is $6.25
PN Achievement Test Fee $50.00   $50.00
 
* Student Photo ID Badge $3.00   $3.00
  Student pays for Photo Identification at college Cashiering office. Take receipt to Security in Building 22 for processing.
Washington State Patrol Background Check $10.00   $10.00
  Student Authorization for Release of Background Information taken to Cashiering office with $10.00. Receipt of payment attached to above form is then submitted to program faculty.
 
Available from Other
Other
ATI PN Predictor Test $72.00   $72.00
  Summer 2010 fee is $65.00 ; Winter 2011 fee is $75.00
Attached to NURS 152, 154, 158
ATI Skills Videos/Modules  
  Fall 2010 fee is $90.00
Spring 2011 fee is $90.00
Attached to NURS 108, 110, 112
First quartrer in the program
ATI Fundamentals Test $55.00   $55.00
  Summer 2010 fee is $50.00 ; Winter 2011 fee is $50.00
Attached to NURS 125, 128, 130 and 135
ATI Skills Video $94.00   $94.00
  ATI Skills Video attached to NURS 103 Fundamentals of Nursing course
Medical Insurance  
  Students are required to carry personal health/medical insurance throughout clinical rotations. Quarterly based insurance for students may be purchased ; further information is available through CPTC's Advising/Counseling office. No student will be allowed at a clinical site without proof of insurance.
Nursing Consortium fee for clinical placements $20.00   $20.00
  Fall, Winter Spring and Summer quarter fee is $20.00
Attached to NURS 147, 158, 217, 226 and 237
Clinical placement in Consortium District #1. LPN's 3rd and 4th quarters, RN's all 3 program quarters.
 
Total Materials and Supplies $3,214.07   $3,214.07
 
Program Total  $9,896.43    $18,312.75
 

Bookstore Return/Refund Poclicy


FEE REFUND POLICY:

  1. The Assessment Fee is non-refundable.

  2. All College Admissions Fees are non-refundable.

  3. For State Funded classes, the tuition and laboratory/supply/computer use fee will be refunded for a payment period upon official withdrawal according to the following schedule:

    100% prior to the first day of instruction.

    80% first through fifth day of instruction.

    40% on or after the sixth day of instruction through the twentieth calendar day following the beginning of instruction.

    0% twenty-first calendar day through the end of the payment period.

    Financial aid recipients are subject to the Title IV Return of Funds policy as stated in the CPTC catalog.

  4. For Self-Support classes, the following schedule will apply:

    100% When the College cancels the class.

    100% When a student withdraws from the class on or before one business day prior to the first day of class. To officially withdraw from the class, the student may come to the College in person, call Registration at (253)589-5666 or fax a request to be withdrawn to (253)589-5852, or withdraw online at http://www.cptc.edu/drop/. The College must receive the fax or online drop on or before one business day prior to the first day of class.

    0% When a person registers but does not attend the class. No refunds are available after the class has started.

    Self-Support classes are indicated in the quarterly class schedule by an "SS" after the cost of the class. The fees charged for self-support classes cover all costs of offering the class.

  5. Programs canceled by the College will be refunded at 100% of the fees paid but unused as of the cancellation date.

  6. Refunds will not be granted for students withdrawn for disciplinary reasons.

  7. Students called for military active duty will be granted a refund of tuition and fees paid for the current payment period, subject to the rules and regulations of their respective funding sources and payment methods. Presentation of written confirmation (orders) is required.

  8. Students who do not attend the first two class sessions and/or comply with the established attendance policy for the class or program may forfeit the right to continue and may be subject to administrative withdrawal without refund.

  9. The graduation fee is non-refundable.

  10. Upon official withdrawal, refunds will be made by mail to the student or his or her respective funding agencies.

Refund Exception: Exceptions to the refund policy must be requested in writing to the Director of Enrollment Services before the last day of the quarter in which payment was made. A Petition for Refund Exception form is available in the Student Records Office. Eligible requests will have detailed information and supporting documentation attached when the request is submitted.


NOTE: ALL FEES AND PRICES OF MATERIALS, BOOKS, ETC., ARE SUBJECT TO CHANGE AT ANY TIME. Prices include Washington state sales tax.

Important Read Me!

Clover Park Technical College Bookstore Return/Refund Policy

Returns - Textbooks and supplies may be returned within TWENTY-ONE days of purchase. Items must be in new condition and be accompanied by the cash register receipt. ALL TOOL SALES ARE FINAL. AFTER 21 DAYS ALL SALES ARE FINAL.

Refunds - All refunds must be accompanied by a cash register receipt. Cash refunds in excess of $50 will be mailed to the requestor in 10 to 14 working days. The same is true for purchases made by check. Credit card purchases will be refunded back to the credit card.

PLEASE CHECK WITH YOUR INSTRUCTOR BEFORE PURCHASING TEXTBOOKS AND SUPPLIES FOR YOUR PROGRAM TO ENSURE ITEMS LISTED ON THIS FEE LIST ARE CURRENT. OCCASIONALLY TEXTBOOK REQUIREMENTS ARE CHANGED TO NEWER EDITIONS BY THE TIME THEY ARE NEEDED IN YOUR PROGRAM. IT MAY BE THAT IT WOULD BE BETTER TO DELAY PURCHASE OF AN ITEM BASED ON ADVICE FROM YOUR INSTRUCTOR.

Funded students must purchase all books, supplies and tools in the first five (5) weeks of each quarter.

 

This Internet site is provided for informational purposes only. Although every effort is made to ensure the accuracy of the information presented here, it shall not be construed as an agreement between the public and Clover Park Technical College. The college reserves the right to make any changes in content at any time without notice.

 

Clover Park Technical College
4500 Steilacoom Boulevard South West
Lakewood, WA 98499-4004
253.589.5678
http://www.cptc.edu/
E-mail: registrar@cptc.edu
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